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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS BATON ROUGE LA
1104 AM CDT SAT AUG 1 2015

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

The Mississippi River At Donaldsonville affecting Ascension Parish

The Mississippi River At Red River Landing affecting East Baton
Rouge...Pointe Coupee and West Feliciana Parishes

The Mississippi River At Baton Rouge affecting East Baton Rouge and
West Baton Rouge Parishes

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Forecast crests are based upon rainfall that has occurred along with
anticipated rain for the next 12 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.

&&

LAC033-077-125-022204-
/O.CON.KLIX.FL.W.0042.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/RRLL1.2.ER.000000T0000Z.150726T0900Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1104 AM CDT SAT AUG 1 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River At Red River Landing.
* until further notice.
* At 10:00 AM Saturday the stage was 55.7 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river has already crested and is expected to fall to
  around 53.7 feet by Thursday August 6th.
* Impact...At 54.0 feet...All river islands along the reach from Red
  River Landing to Baton Rouge will be inundated. Recreational camps
  and river bottom land will be under water. Water approaches Angola
  farm land.


&&

LAT...LON 3103 9153 3102 9170 3071 9159 3074 9137




$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS BATON ROUGE LA
1104 AM CDT SAT AUG 1 2015

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

The Mississippi River At Donaldsonville affecting Ascension Parish

The Mississippi River At Red River Landing affecting East Baton
Rouge...Pointe Coupee and West Feliciana Parishes

The Mississippi River At Baton Rouge affecting East Baton Rouge and
West Baton Rouge Parishes

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Forecast crests are based upon rainfall that has occurred along with
anticipated rain for the next 12 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.

&&

LAC033-121-022204-
/O.CON.KLIX.FL.W.0044.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/BTRL1.2.ER.000000T0000Z.150729T0900Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1104 AM CDT SAT AUG 1 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River At Baton Rouge.
* until further notice.
* At 10:00 AM Saturday the stage was 38.6 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 35.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river has already crested and is expected to fall to
  around 37.1 feet by Thursday August 6th.
* Impact...At 38.0 feet...River traffic and industrial activity on the
  river side of the levees will be greatly affected. Navigational
  safety regulations will be strictly enforced.
* Impact...At 36.0 feet...River traffic and industrial activity on the
  river side of the levees will be greatly affected. Navigational
  safety regulations will be strictly enforced.
* Impact...At 35.0 feet...River islands from Red River Landing
  downstream to Baton Rouge will be inundated.


&&

LAT...LON 3074 9130 3071 9159 3032 9130 3035 9113




$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS BATON ROUGE LA
1104 AM CDT SAT AUG 1 2015

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

The Mississippi River At Donaldsonville affecting Ascension Parish

The Mississippi River At Red River Landing affecting East Baton
Rouge...Pointe Coupee and West Feliciana Parishes

The Mississippi River At Baton Rouge affecting East Baton Rouge and
West Baton Rouge Parishes

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Forecast crests are based upon rainfall that has occurred along with
anticipated rain for the next 12 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.

&&

LAC005-022204-
/O.EXT.KLIX.FL.W.0045.000000T0000Z-150806T0100Z/
/DONL1.1.ER.150715T2120Z.150729T2200Z.150805T1900Z.NO/
1104 AM CDT SAT AUG 1 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River At Donaldsonville.
* until Wednesday evening.
* At 10:00 AM Saturday the stage was 27.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 27.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river has already crested and is expected to fall
  below flood stage by Wednesday evening August 6th.
* Impact...At 27.0 feet...Navigation becomes difficult for smaller
  river craft. Safety precautions for river traffic are urged.

&&

LAT...LON 3035 9113 3032 9130 3001 9087 3009 9079




$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
1047 AM CDT SAT AUG 1 2015

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana..
  Atchafalaya River At Morgan City

LAC099-101-020547-
/O.CON.KLCH.FL.W.0074.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/MCGL1.1.ER.150715T1500Z.150801T1400Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1047 AM CDT SAT AUG 1 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Atchafalaya River At Morgan City.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 10:00 AM Saturday the stage was 6.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 6.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will remain near 6.2 feet through Monday
  then begin to slowly fall.
* Impact...At stages near 6.0 feet...Flood stage. The city dock will
  be under water. Water will cover the lower end of Belleview Front
  Street in Berwick. Vessel traffic will be affected by stronger
  river current and vessel traffic safety rules will be strictly
  enforced by the U.S. Coast Guard.

&&

LAT...LON 2995 9147 2986 9139 2951 9154 2939 9113
      2980 9110 2997 9124

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
1040 AM CDT SAT AUG 1 2015

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

  Mississippi River Near Greenville affecting Chicot...East Carroll...
  Issaquena and Washington Counties

  Mississippi River At Vicksburg affecting Madison...Tensas...
  Claiborne...Jefferson and Warren Counties/Parishes

  Mississippi River At Natchez affecting Concordia...Adams and
  Wilkinson Counties/Parishes

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 12 hours of forecast rainfall is used for
most sites. Routine 48 hours of forecast rainfall is used on Tibbee
Creek...Luxapallila Creek...Noxubee River...and the Tombigbee River.


Additional information is available at:
http://ahps.srh.noaa.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=jan

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

&&

LAC029-MSC001-157-022140-
/O.CON.KJAN.FL.W.0061.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/NTZM6.2.ER.150701T2235Z.150727T1500Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1040 AM CDT SAT AUG 1 2015


The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River At Natchez
* until further notice.
* At 10:00 AM Saturday the stage was 52.3 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue falling.
* Impact...At 51.0 feet...Water is covering the roads in the old downtown
  area of Fort Adams.


&&

              Flood    Observed        Forecast 7 AM      Crest
Location      Stg   Stg Day  Time   Sun   Mon   Tue Crest Time  Date

Lower Mississippi River
Natchez        48  52.3 Sat 10 AM  52.0  51.7  51.2    Falling


&&


LAT...LON 3101 9170 3130 9167 3193 9129 3187 9114
      3130 9147 3100 9154



$$

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