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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS BATON ROUGE LA
1002 AM CST SUN FEB 14 2016

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

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

&&

LAC033-077-125-152202-
/O.EXT.KLIX.FL.W.0011.160218T0600Z-000000T0000Z/
/RRLL1.1.ER.160218T0600Z.160219T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1002 AM CST SUN FEB 14 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River At Red River Landing.
* from late Wednesday night until further notice.
* At 9:00 AM Sunday the stage was 46.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Thursday morning and
  continue to rise to near 49.0 feet by Saturday, February 20.
* Impact...At 48.0 feet...Access roads will be inundated and
  evacuation of all river islands must be complete. Protection of
  people and property in the river bottom land on the river side of
  the levees must be complete.
* Impact...At 46.0 feet...River traffic will become dangerous. A levee
  crevasse would flood adjacent farm land. Significant flooding of
  Raccourci Island will continue and evacuation of the island is
  recommended.

&&

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

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS BATON ROUGE LA
711 AM CST SUN FEB 14 2016

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

  Pearl River Near Bogalusa affecting St. Tammany...Washington...
  Hancock and Pearl River Counties/Parishes

  Pearl River Near Pearl River affecting St. Tammany...Hancock and
  Pearl River Counties/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.

&&

LAC103-MSC045-109-151911-
/O.CON.KLIX.FL.W.0008.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/PERL1.1.ER.000000T0000Z.160214T1130Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
711 AM CST SUN FEB 14 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Pearl River Near Pearl River.
* until further notice.
* At 6:00 AM Sunday the stage was 16.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will remain near 16.6 feet through tomorrow
  morning and then slowly fall to a stage of 16.5 feet by Monday
  morning.
* Impact...At 16.0 feet...Lower portions of streets in River Gardens
  Subdivision will begin to flood. Secondary roads to the river and
  throughout Honey Island Swamp will remain inundated. Property in
  the vicinity of the gage is flooded threatening about 20 homes
  along the left bank. The Bogue Chitto National Wildlife Refuge will
  be closed to hunting at the 15.5 foot stage.
* Impact...At 15.5 feet...Secondary roads to the river and throughout
  Honey Island Swamp are inundated. Property in the vicinity of the
  gage is flooded threatening about 20 homes along the left bank. The
  Bogue Chitto National Wildlife Refuge will be closed to hunting at
  the 15.5 foot stage.
* Impact...At 14.0 feet...Secondary roads to the river and throughout
  Honey Island Swamp are inundated. Property in the vicinity of the
  gage is flooded threatening about 20 homes along the left bank.
* Impact...At 13.0 feet...The east and west channels of the river will
  begin to merge. Honey Island Swamp trails will be under water as
  inundation of the swamp begins.

&&

LAT...LON 3067 8976 3067 8990 3018 8964 3020 8955

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS BATON ROUGE LA
711 AM CST SUN FEB 14 2016

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

  Pearl River Near Bogalusa affecting St. Tammany...Washington...
  Hancock and Pearl River Counties/Parishes

  Pearl River Near Pearl River affecting St. Tammany...Hancock and
  Pearl River Counties/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.

&&

LAC103-117-MSC045-109-151911-
/O.CON.KLIX.FL.W.0006.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/BXAL1.2.ER.160128T0945Z.160212T0830Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
711 AM CST SUN FEB 14 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Pearl River Near Bogalusa.
* until further notice.
* At 6:00 AM Sunday the stage was 20.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to slowly fall to a stage of 20.8
  feet by tomorrow morning.
* Impact...At 20.0 feet...Woodlands and crop acreage along the river
  will be flooded. The Bogue Chitto Wildlife Management area will be
  inundated with water in recreational camps and over access roads.

&&

LAT...LON 3100 8969 3100 8979 3067 8990 3067 8976

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
807 AM CST SUN FEB 14 2016

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

  Pearl River Near Rockport affecting Copiah and Simpson Counties
  Pearl River Near Monticello affecting Lawrence County
  Pearl River Near Columbia affecting Marion 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 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.

&&

MSC091-150550-
/O.EXT.KJAN.FL.W.0024.000000T0000Z-160215T0550Z/
/CLMM6.1.ER.160206T0415Z.160208T2045Z.160214T1450Z.NO/
807 AM CST SUN FEB 14 2016


The Flood Warning continues for
  The Pearl River Near Columbia
* until this evening.
* At  7:15 AM Sunday the stage was 17.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue falling and will fall below
  flood stage by this morning.
* Impact...At 17.0 feet...Low areas near the river begin to flood.
  Water covers Old Highway 35 on the west side of the river.
* Impact...At 15.0 feet...Camp Lane Road south of columbia on the east
  side of the river begins to flood.

&&

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

Lower Pearl River
Columbia       17  17.0 Sun 07 AM  16.4  15.3  13.9    Falling


&&


LAT...LON 3100 8979 3121 8992 3140 9008 3140 8992
      3124 8981 3100 8969



$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
807 AM CST SUN FEB 14 2016

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

  Pearl River Near Rockport affecting Copiah and Simpson Counties
  Pearl River Near Monticello affecting Lawrence County
  Pearl River Near Columbia affecting Marion 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 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.

&&

MSC077-152007-
/O.EXT.KJAN.FL.W.0022.000000T0000Z-160215T2100Z/
/MTCM6.2.ER.160203T1641Z.160206T1245Z.160215T0600Z.NO/
807 AM CST SUN FEB 14 2016

...Flood Warning extended until Monday afternoon...

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Pearl River Near Monticello
* until Monday afternoon.
* At  7:15 AM Sunday the stage was 23.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue falling and will fall below
  flood stage by just after midnight tonight.
* 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 7 AM      Crest
Location      Stg   Stg Day  Time   Mon   Tue   Wed Crest Time  Date

Middle Pearl River
Monticello     22  23.0 Sun 07 AM  21.6  19.2  16.3    Falling


&&


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



$$

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