Flood Statement
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Flood Statement
National Weather Service New Orleans/Baton Rouge, LA
847 AM CDT Mon Oct 23 2017

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in

  Biloxi River Near Lyman affecting Harrison County


Forecast crests are based upon rainfall that has occurred along with
anticipated rain for the next 24 hours. Adjustments to the forecasts
will be made if additional heavy rainfall occurs.

Do not drive cars through flooded areas. Remember, two feet of
rushing water can carry away most vehicles including pickups.  Turn
around and don`t drown!

A followup product will be issued later. Stay tuned to NOAA Weather
Radio, local tv and radio stations...or your cable provider, for the
latest information. The latest graphical hydrologic information can
also be found at Weather.Gov.


847 AM CDT Mon Oct 23 2017

...Flood Warning extended until this evening...The Flood Warning
continues for
  The Biloxi River Near Lyman.
* until this evening.
* At  7:45 AM Monday the stage was 13.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  later this afternoon.
* Impact...At 13.0 feet...Loraine Road will begin to flood at 13 feet
  making driving hazardous. River Road near Three Rivers Road bridge
  will begin to flood.
* Impact...At 12.0 feet...River Road near Three Rivers Road bridge
  will begin to flood.
* Impact...At 9.0 feet...The river will be bankfull at the Three
  Rivers Road bridge.


LAT...LON 3055 8912 3055 8917 3048 8914 3048 8909


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