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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS BATON ROUGE LA
114 PM CDT WED JUL 1 2015

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

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

The 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.

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LAC033-077-125-030014-
/O.CON.KLIX.FL.W.0042.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/RRLL1.1.ER.000000T0000Z.150718T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
114 PM CDT WED JUL 1 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River At Red River Landing.
* until further notice.
* At 12:00 PM Wednesday the stage was 51.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to continue rising until cresting
  at around 53.5 feet by Saturday July 18th.
* Impact...At 51.0 feet...All river islands along the reach from Red
  River Landing to Baton Rouge will be inundated. Recreational camps
  and river bottom farm land will be under water.
* 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.


&&

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




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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS BATON ROUGE LA
114 PM CDT WED JUL 1 2015

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

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

The 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.

&&

LAC033-121-030014-
/O.EXT.KLIX.FL.W.0044.150704T1800Z-000000T0000Z/
/BTRL1.1.ER.150704T1800Z.150718T1800Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
114 PM CDT WED JUL 1 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River At Baton Rouge.
* from Saturday afternoon until further notice.
* At 12:00 PM Wednesday the stage was 33.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 35.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise above flood stage by Saturday
  July 4th and then continue rising until cresting at around 36.0
  feet by Saturday July 18th.
* 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 JACKSON, MS
1239 PM CDT WED JUL 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!

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-MSC001-157-022339-
/O.EXT.KJAN.FL.W.0061.150701T1800Z-000000T0000Z/
/NTZM6.1.ER.150701T1800Z.150717T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1239 PM CDT WED JUL 1 2015


The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River At Natchez
* until further notice.
* At 12:00 PM Wednesday the stage was 47.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage by Wednesday July
  01 and will continue to rise to near 50.5 feet by Friday July 17.
* Impact...At 51.0 feet...Water is covering the roads in old downtown
  area of Fort Adams.
* Impact...At 48.0 feet...Carthage Point Road becomes impassable.


&&

              Flood    Observed        Forecast 7 AM      Crest
Location      Stg   Stg Day  Time   Thu   Fri   Sat Crest Time  Date

Lower Mississippi River
Natchez        48  47.9 Wed 12 PM  48.3  48.8  49.1  50.5 07 AM 07/17


&&


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



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