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Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service New Orleans/Baton Rouge, LA
844 AM CST Fri Feb 21 2020

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana...Mississippi...

  Pearl River Near Bogalusa affecting St. Tammany...Washington...
  Hancock and Pearl River Counties/Parishes

  Pearl River Near Pearl River affecting St. Tammany...Hancock and
  Pearl River Counties/Parishes

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Forecast crests are based upon rainfall that has occurred along with
anticipated rain for the next 24 hours. Adjustments to the forecasts
will be made if additional heavy rainfall occurs.

Do not drive cars through flooded areas. Remember, two feet of
rushing water can carry away most vehicles including pickups.  Turn
around and don`t drown!

A followup product will be issued later. Stay tuned to NOAA Weather
Radio, local tv and radio stations...or your cable provider, for the
latest information. The latest graphical hydrologic information can
also be found at Weather.Gov.

&&

LAC103-117-MSC045-109-222042-
/O.CON.KLIX.FL.W.0011.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/BXAL1.2.ER.000000T0000Z.200225T1800Z.000000T0000Z.NR/
844 AM CST Fri Feb 21 2020

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Pearl River Near Bogalusa.
* Until further notice.
* At 8:00 AM Friday the stage was 21.5 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 22.5 feet by
  Tuesday February 25 then begin falling.
* Impact...At 22.0 feet...Woodlands and crop acreage along the river
  will be flooded. The Bogue Chitto Wildlife Management area will be
  inundated with water in recreational camps and over access roads.
  At 21 feet, property east of Highway 21 along Bogalusa Creek will
  begin to flood. Bogalusa Creek will back up threatening the Sewage
  Treatment Plant. Homes south of Bogalusa Creek and east of Highway
  21 will flood.
* Impact...At 21.0 feet...Woodlands and crop acreage along the river
  will be flooded. The Bogue Chitto Wildlife Management area will be
  inundated with water in recreational camps and over access roads.
  At 21 feet, property east of Louisiana Highway 21 along Bogalusa
  Creek will begin to flood.


&&

LAT...LON 3067 8976 3067 8990 3100 8979 3100 8969


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Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service New Orleans/Baton Rouge, LA
844 AM CST Fri Feb 21 2020

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana...Mississippi...

  Pearl River Near Bogalusa affecting St. Tammany...Washington...
  Hancock and Pearl River Counties/Parishes

  Pearl River Near Pearl River affecting St. Tammany...Hancock and
  Pearl River Counties/Parishes

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Forecast crests are based upon rainfall that has occurred along with
anticipated rain for the next 24 hours. Adjustments to the forecasts
will be made if additional heavy rainfall occurs.

Do not drive cars through flooded areas. Remember, two feet of
rushing water can carry away most vehicles including pickups.  Turn
around and don`t drown!

A followup product will be issued later. Stay tuned to NOAA Weather
Radio, local tv and radio stations...or your cable provider, for the
latest information. The latest graphical hydrologic information can
also be found at Weather.Gov.

&&

LAC103-MSC045-109-222042-
/O.CON.KLIX.FL.W.0129.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/PERL1.3.ER.191220T2130Z.200227T1800Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
844 AM CST Fri Feb 21 2020

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Pearl River Near Pearl River.
* Until further notice.
* At 8:00 AM Friday the stage was 17.2 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 19.0 feet by
  Friday February 28 then begin falling.
* Impact...At 19.0 feet...There will be major flooding of River
  Gardens and moderate flooding of lower portions in Magnolia Forest
  Subdivisions. Subdivisions south of I-10 and east of Military Road
  will be threatened with flooding. The Indian Village Road access to
  River Oaks Subdivision will be under water at several places.
* Impact...At 18.0 feet...River Gardens Subdivision will be moderately
  flooded with several streets impassable and a few homes flooded in
  the vicinity of Gum Bayou. A few homes will also be threatened in
  Magnolia Forest. Secondary roads to the river and throughout Honey
  Island Swamp will remain inundated.
* Impact...At 17.0 feet...Improved roads near the river will be
  covered with low water. Gum Bayou will back up flooding the lower
  portions of streets in River Garden Subdivision. Secondary roads to
  the river and throughout Honey Island Swamp will remain inundated.
  Property in the vicinity of the gage is flooded threatening about
  20 homes along the left bank.

&&

LAT...LON 3020 8955 3018 8964 3067 8990 3067 8976


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Freeze Warning

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service New Orleans LA
347 AM CST Fri Feb 21 2020

LAZ034>037-039-040-046>050-071-072-MSZ068>071-077-080>082-211800-
/O.NEW.KLIX.FZ.W.0002.200222T0600Z-200222T1300Z/
Pointe Coupee-West Feliciana-East Feliciana-St. Helena-Washington-
St. Tammany-Iberville-West Baton Rouge-East Baton Rouge-Ascension-
Livingston-Northern Tangipahoa-Southern Tangipahoa-Wilkinson-
Amite-Pike-Walthall-Pearl River-Hancock-Harrison-Jackson-
Including the cities of New Roads, Lettsworth, Livonia, Spillman,
St. Francisville, Wakefield, Jackson, Clinton, Felps, Darlington,
Easleyville, Greensburg, Montpelier, Bogalusa, Enon, Franklinton,
Slidell, Mandeville, Covington, Lacombe, Bayou Sorrel,
Plaquemine, White Castle, Port Allen, Addis, Brusly, Baton Rouge,
Gonzales, Donaldsonville, Prairieville, Denham Springs, Watson,
Walker, Amite, Kentwood, Roseland, Wilmer, Hammond, Robert,
Ponchatoula, Centreville, Dolorosa, Fort Adams, Woodville,
Gillsberg, Gloster, Smithdale, Liberty, McComb, Dexter, Salem,
Tylertown, Crossroads, McNeil, Poplarville, Picayune,
Bay St. Louis, Waveland, Diamondhead, Gulfport, Pascagoula,
Ocean Springs, Moss Point, Gautier, and St. Martin
347 AM CST Fri Feb 21 2020

...FREEZE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 7 AM CST
SATURDAY...

* WHAT...Sub-freezing temperatures as low as 29 expected.

* WHERE...Portions of southeast and southern Mississippi and
  southeast Louisiana north of the tidal lakes.

* WHEN...From midnight tonight to 7 AM CST Saturday.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Take steps now to protect tender plants from the cold. To prevent
freezing and possible bursting of outdoor water pipes they should
be wrapped, drained, or allowed to drip slowly. Those that have
in-ground sprinkler systems should drain them and cover above-
ground pipes to protect them from freezing.

&&

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