Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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WGUS44 KJAN 171559
FLWJAN
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
1059 AM CDT Tue Apr 17 2018


...The National Weather Service in Jackson has issued a Flood Warning
for the following rivers in Louisiana...Mississippi...

  Mississippi River At Vicksburg affecting Madison...Tensas...
  Claiborne...Jefferson and Warren 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 24 hours of forecast rainfall is used for
all rivers  except for those in the Tombigbee River System which
includes Tibbee Creek,  Luxapallila Creek, Noxubee River,and the
Tombigbee River mainstem where a routine of 48 hours of additional
rainfall is used.

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

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

&&

LAC065-107-MSC021-063-149-182159-
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/VCKM6.1.ER.180417T1800Z.180422T1200Z.180423T1800Z.NO/
1059 AM CDT Tue Apr 17 2018

The National Weather Service in Jackson has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Mississippi River At Vicksburg
* until Tuesday April 24.
* At 10:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 42.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 43.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will just reach flood stage by tomorrow
  morning and then hold steady for a few days.
* Impact...At 43.0 feet...Jackson Lane in North Vicksburg begins to
  flood.

&&

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

Lower Mississippi River
Vicksburg      43  42.9 Tue 10 AM  43.0  43.0  43.0  43.0 01 PM 04/17


&&


LAT...LON 3193 9129 3227 9105 3277 9123 3278 9101
      3226 9086 3187 9114



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