Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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WGUS44 KJAN 250149
FLWJAN
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
848 PM CDT Fri May 24 2019

...Forecast flooding changed from Minor to Moderate severity for the
following rivers in Mississippi...

  Yazoo River At Yazoo City affecting Yazoo 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.

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MSC163-260749-
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848 PM CDT Fri May 24 2019

...Forecast flooding increased from Minor to Moderate severity...
The Flood Warning continues for
 The Yazoo River At Yazoo City.
* until further notice.
* At 8:00 PM Friday the stage was 34.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 29.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 36.0 feet
  Thursday morning.
* Impact...At 36.0 feet...Water approaches houses on Erickson and West
  Lakeview near Wolf Lake.

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

Lower Yazoo River
Yazoo City     29  34.5 Fri 08 PM  34.4  34.3  34.3  36.0 07 AM 06/06


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



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