Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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FLWJAN
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
939 PM CDT Mon Apr 23 2018


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

  Pearl River Near Rockport affecting Copiah and Simpson Counties
  Pearl River Near Monticello affecting Lawrence 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 forecastrainfall for the next 24 hours. 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.

&&

MSC029-127-241800-
/O.NEW.KJAN.FL.W.0086.180424T0600Z-180424T1800Z/
/ROCM6.1.ER.180424T0600Z.180424T0600Z.180424T0600Z.NO/
939 PM CDT Mon Apr 23 2018

The National Weather Service in Jackson has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Pearl River Near Rockport
* from late tonight to Tuesday afternoon.
* At 9:00 PM Monday the stage was 24.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise to near flood stage by
  1 AM Tuesday.
* Impact...At 25.0 feet...Widespread flooding of low pastureland and
  bottomland is occurring.

&&

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

Middle Pearl River
Rockport       25  24.8 Mon 10 AM  24.5  22.7  22.5  25.0 01 AM 04/24


&&


LAT...LON 3168 9019 3178 9019 3193 9025 3198 9012
      3182 9005 3169 9005



$$

MSC077-250000-
/O.NEW.KJAN.FL.W.0087.180424T0600Z-180425T0000Z/
/MTCM6.1.ER.180424T0600Z.180424T0600Z.180424T1200Z.NO/
939 PM CDT Mon Apr 23 2018

The National Weather Service in Jackson has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Pearl River Near Monticello
* from late tonight to Tuesday evening.
* At  9:15 PM Monday the stage was 21.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise to near flood stage by
  7 AM Tuesday.
* Impact...At 22.0 feet...Water inundates some lowland and
  agricultural land near the river.

&&

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

Middle Pearl River
Monticello     22  21.9 Mon 09 PM  22.0  21.3  20.7  22.0 07 AM 04/24


&&


LAT...LON 3140 9008 3155 9017 3168 9019 3169 9005
      3155 9002 3140 8992



$$

TWP/NF



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