Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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WGUS84 KJAN 211430
FLSJAN
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
930 AM CDT Sat Apr 21 2018

...The Flood Warning continues for the following river 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!

Forecasts are based on rainfall that has occurred and that which is
forecast to occur. Routine 24 hours of forecast rainfall is used for
all rivers  except for those in the Tombigbee River System which
includes Tibbee Creek,  Luxapallila Creek, Noxubee River,and the
Tombigbee River mainstem where a routine of 48 hours of additional
rainfall is used.

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

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

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MSC163-222030-
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/YZOM6.1.ER.180225T0904Z.180318T1600Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
930 AM CDT Sat Apr 21 2018


The Flood Warning continues for
  The Yazoo River At Yazoo City
* until further notice.
* At 9:00 AM Saturday the stage was 30.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 29.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is cresting at 30.9 feet.
* Impact...At 29.0 feet...Minor over bank is flooding is occurring
  along the river.

&&

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

Lower Yazoo River
Yazoo City     29  30.9 Sat 09 AM  30.8  30.8  30.7    Cresting


&&


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



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