Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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WGUS84 KJAN 210110
FLSJAN
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
810 PM CDT Wed Mar 20 2019

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

  Yazoo River At Yazoo City affecting Yazoo County
  Big Sunflower River Near Anguilla affecting Sharkey 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!

Please note that forecast crests are based upon rainfall that has
occurred along with forecast rainfall for the next 24 hours. River
forecasts in the Tombigbee River Basin have an additional 48 hours of
rainfall added. Rainfall amounts greater than forecast may take the
rivers higher.


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

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

&&

MSC163-220710-
/O.CON.KJAN.FL.W.0003.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/YZOM6.2.ER.190103T1005Z.190313T1800Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
810 PM CDT Wed Mar 20 2019


The Flood Warning continues for
  The Yazoo River At Yazoo City
* until further notice.
* At 7:00 PM Wednesday the stage was 36.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 29.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will remain steady over the next few days.
* Impact...At 36.0 feet...Water approaches houses on Erickson and West
  Lakeview near Wolf Lake.

&&

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

Lower Yazoo River
Yazoo City     29  36.0 Wed 07 PM  36.0  36.0  36.0


&&


LAT...LON 3262 9073 3285 9055 3302 9051 3301 9033
      3283 9042 3259 9062



$$

MSC125-220710-
/O.CON.KJAN.FL.W.0046.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/ANGM6.1.ER.190221T1500Z.190306T1100Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
810 PM CDT Wed Mar 20 2019


The Flood Warning continues for
  The Big Sunflower River Near Anguilla
* until further notice.
* At 7:00 PM Wednesday the stage was 46.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 45.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will slowly fall.
* Impact...At 45.0 feet...Minor flooding is occurring along the State
  Highway 14 bridge.

&&

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

Big Sunflower River
Anguilla       45  46.8 Wed 07 PM  46.7  46.7  46.6


&&


LAT...LON 3255 9079 3294 9084 3324 9081 3324 9064
      3293 9067 3262 9073



$$



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