Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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WGUS84 KJAN 240135
FLSJAN
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
835 PM CDT Tue Apr 23 2019

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

  Mississippi River Near Arkansas City affecting Chicot...Desha...
  Bolivar and Washington Counties

  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!

Mississippi River forecasts are based on rainfall that has occurred
and that which is forecast to occur over the next 48 hours.

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.

&&

ARC017-041-MSC011-151-250734-
/O.CON.KJAN.FL.W.0096.000000T0000Z-190508T1800Z/
/ARSA4.1.ER.190416T1530Z.190503T1200Z.190508T0600Z.NO/
835 PM CDT Tue Apr 23 2019


The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River Near Arkansas City
* until Wednesday May 08.
* At 8:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 38.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 37.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 39.0 feet Friday
  May 03.
* Impact...At 37.0 feet...The low silt plain in front of arkansas city
  inside the levee system begins to flood along with widespread
  bottomland flooding at huntington point mississippi.

&&

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

Lower Mississippi River
Arkansas City  37  38.0 Tue 08 PM  38.0  38.1  38.2  39.0 07 AM 05/03


&&


LAT...LON 3340 9128 3357 9128 3413 9108 3412 9066
      3358 9106 3340 9105



$$

ARC017-LAC035-MSC055-151-250734-
/O.CON.KJAN.FL.W.0030.000000T0000Z-190512T0000Z/
/GEEM6.2.ER.190216T1227Z.190312T1315Z.190511T1200Z.NO/
835 PM CDT Tue Apr 23 2019


The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River Near Greenville
* until Saturday May 11.
* At 8:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 50.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 51.0 feet
  Saturday May 04.
* Impact...At 51.5 feet...Greenville boat store is inoperable for
  towboat supplies.

&&

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

Lower Mississippi River
Greenville     48  50.4 Tue 08 PM  50.4  50.5  50.5  51.0 07 AM 05/04


&&


LAT...LON 3277 9123 3340 9128 3340 9105 3283 9101
      3277 9101 3278 9111



$$

LAC065-107-MSC021-063-149-250734-
/O.CON.KJAN.FL.W.0031.000000T0000Z-190518T0600Z/
/VCKM6.3.ER.190217T0934Z.190310T1000Z.190517T1800Z.NO/
835 PM CDT Tue Apr 23 2019


The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River At Vicksburg
* until Saturday May 18.
* At 8:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 46.9 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 43.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 48.0 feet Monday
  May 06.
* Impact...At 48.0 feet...Culverts in South Vicksburg west of Highway
  61 South are full. Low lying businesses near the railroad begin to
  take on water.

&&

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

Lower Mississippi River
Vicksburg      43  46.9 Tue 08 PM  46.9  46.9  47.0  48.0 07 AM 05/06


&&


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



$$

LAC029-MSC001-157-250734-
/O.CON.KJAN.FL.W.0133.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/NTZM6.3.ER.190104T1524Z.190312T2300Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
835 PM CDT Tue Apr 23 2019


The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River At Natchez
* until further notice.
* At 8:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 54.2 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 55.0 feet Tuesday
  May 07.
* Impact...At 55.0 feet...Pond Road in Fort Adams is flooded. Eight to
  eleven homes are under water in the township.

&&

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

Lower Mississippi River
Natchez        48  54.2 Tue 08 PM  54.2  54.2  54.3  55.0 07 AM 05/07


&&


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



$$



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