Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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WGUS84 KJAN 251459
FLSJAN
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
959 AM CDT Sun Jun 25 2017

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Mississippi...

  Pearl River Near Monticello affecting Lawrence County


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive or walk through areas where water covers roadway! The
water may be deeper than it appears. Remember...Turn around, don`t
drown!

Forecasts are based on rainfall that has occurred and that which is
forecast to occur. Routine 24 hours of forecast rainfall is used for
most sites.

Additional information is available at:
http://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=jan

The next regularly scheduled update is expected tonight between 8 and
10 PM.

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MSC077-262059-
/O.EXT.KJAN.FL.W.0058.000000T0000Z-170629T0600Z/
/MTCM6.1.ER.170624T2150Z.170626T0000Z.170628T1800Z.NO/
959 AM CDT Sun Jun 25 2017

...Flood Warning extended until late Wednesday night...

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Pearl River Near Monticello
* until late Wednesday night.
* At  9:15 AM Sunday the stage was 22.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to rise to 22.7 this evening before
  falling Monday afternoon; the river will fall below flood stage Wednesday
  June 28th
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Impact...At 22.0 feet...Water inundates some lowland and
  agricultural land near the river.
* Impact...At 20.0 feet...Water begins to enter some lowland pasture
  land in the vicinity of Monticello .

&&

              Flood    Observed        Forecast 6 AM      Crest
Location      Stg   Stg Day  Time   Mon   Tue   Wed Crest Time  Date

Middle Pearl River
Monticello     22  22.5 Sun 09 AM  22.7  22.4  22.1


&&


LAT...LON 3140 9008 3155 9017 3168 9019 3169 9005
      3155 9002 3140 8992



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