Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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WGUS84 KJAN 240328
FLSJAN
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
1028 PM CDT Mon Apr 23 2018





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

  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.

&&

LAC065-107-MSC021-063-149-250928-
/O.CON.KJAN.FL.W.0085.000000T0000Z-180505T1200Z/
/VCKM6.1.ER.180423T0331Z.180503T0600Z.180505T0000Z.NO/
1028 PM CDT Mon Apr 23 2018


The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River At Vicksburg
* until Saturday May 05.
* At  9:00 PM Monday the stage was 43.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 43.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will remain near flood stage through Tuesday
  afternoon before beginning to fall through the next 4 days.  The
  river will rise once again and will crest just above flood stage
  to 43.2 feet on Thursday May 3rd.
* Impact...At 43.5 feet...Long Lake Subdivision is completely flooded.
  Vicksburg Floodwall gates at train depot and the lumber yard gate 8
  are closed.
* Impact...At 43.0 feet...Jackson Lane in North Vicksburg begins to
  flood.

&&

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

Lower Mississippi River
Vicksburg      43  43.0 Mon 09 PM  43.0  42.9  42.5  43.2 01 AM 05/03


&&


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



$$

LAC029-MSC001-157-250927-
/O.CON.KJAN.FL.W.0016.000000T0000Z-180510T0600Z/
/NTZM6.3.ER.180301T0530Z.180318T2000Z.180509T1800Z.NO/
1028 PM CDT Mon Apr 23 2018


The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River At Natchez
* until Thursday May 10.
* At  9:00 PM Monday the stage was 50.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will remain steady for the next 2 days before
  beginning to fall over the following 4 days. Then the river will rise
  to near 51.1 feet by Thursday May 3rd.
* Impact...At 51.0 feet...Water is covering the roads in old downtown
  area of Fort Adams.


&&

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

Lower Mississippi River
Natchez        48  50.8 Mon 09 PM  50.9  50.9  50.9  51.1 01 PM 05/03


&&


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



$$

TWP/NF



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