Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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WGUS44 KJAN 050118

Flood Warning
National Weather Service Jackson MS
818 PM CDT Tue May 4 2021

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

  Big Black River At West affecting Holmes and Attala Counties.


Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Forecast includes rainfall on the ground and 24 hours of additional

Additional information is available at

The next statement will be issued Wednesday morning at 900 AM CDT.


818 PM CDT Tue May 4 2021

The National Weather Service in Jackson has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  the Big Black River At West.
* From Wednesday evening until further notice.
* At 7:45 PM CDT Tuesday the stage was 8.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise above flood stage
  tomorrow evening and continue rising to a crest of 17.5 feet early
  Saturday morning.
* Impact...At 17.0 feet, Several thousand acres of agricultural and
  lowland become inundated.


               Fld   Observed           Forecasts (7 pm CDT)
Location       Stg   Stg   Day/Time     Wed   Thu   Fri

Big Black River
West           15.0  8.3   Tue 7 pm CDT 15.1  17.2  17.4


LAT...LON 3290 9006 3314 8990 3329 8981 3322 8963
      3313 8969 3285 8987



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