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WGUS64 KJAN 212154
FFAJAN

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Jackson MS
354 PM CST Thu Feb 21 2019

...ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAINFALL AND FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED
FOR NORTHERN PORTIONS OF THE ARKLAMISS...

.Several rounds of heavy rain will fall across the area from
tonight through Saturday. Because the ground is saturated,
additional heavy rainfall will likely result in flash flooding.

ARZ074-075-LAZ007>009-015-MSZ018-019-025>042-220600-


Ashley-Chicot-Morehouse-West Carroll-East Carroll-Richland-
Bolivar-Sunflower-Leflore-Grenada-Carroll-Montgomery-Webster-Clay-
Lowndes-Choctaw-Oktibbeha-Washington-Humphreys-Holmes-Attala-
Winston-Noxubee-Issaquena-Sharkey-Yazoo-
Including the cities of Crossett, North Crossett, Hamburg,
West Crossett, Dermott, Lake Village, Eudora, Bastrop, Oak Grove,
Epps, Lake Providence, Rayville, Delhi, Cleveland, Indianola,
Ruleville, Greenwood, Grenada, Vaiden, North Carrollton,
Carrollton, Winona, Eupora, Maben, Mathiston, West Point,
Columbus, Ackerman, Weir, Starkville, Greenville, Belzoni, Isola,
Durant, Tchula, Lexington, Pickens, Goodman, Kosciusko,
Louisville, Macon, Brooksville, Mayersville, Rolling Fork,
Anguilla, and Yazoo City
354 PM CST Thu Feb 21 2019

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* Portions of southeast Arkansas, northeast Louisiana and
Mississippi, including the following areas in southeast
Arkansas, Ashley and Chicot. In northeast Louisiana, East
Carroll, Morehouse, Richland and West Carroll. In Mississippi,
Attala, Bolivar, Carroll, Choctaw, Clay, Grenada, Holmes,
Humphreys, Issaquena, Leflore, Lowndes, Montgomery, Noxubee,
Oktibbeha, Sharkey, Sunflower, Washington, Webster, Winston
and Yazoo.

* Through Saturday evening

* Additional rainfall amounts of two to four inches with locally
heavier amounts are expected to fall on saturated grounds.

* The flooding of roads, low lying areas, and areas with poor
drainage is expected. Water levels on areas rivers and streams
will be rising as well. If encountering flooded roads,
remember to turn around, don't drown and be especially
cautious at night.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.

&&


WGUS64 KJAN 211825
FFAJAN

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Jackson MS
1225 PM CST Thu Feb 21 2019

...ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAINFALL AND FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED
THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF THE WEEK FOR NORTHERN PORTIONS OF THE
ARKLAMISS...

ARZ074-075-LAZ007>009-015-MSZ018-019-025>042-220230-


Ashley-Chicot-Morehouse-West Carroll-East Carroll-Richland-
Bolivar-Sunflower-Leflore-Grenada-Carroll-Montgomery-Webster-Clay-
Lowndes-Choctaw-Oktibbeha-Washington-Humphreys-Holmes-Attala-
Winston-Noxubee-Issaquena-Sharkey-Yazoo-
Including the cities of Crossett, North Crossett, Hamburg,
West Crossett, Dermott, Lake Village, Eudora, Bastrop, Oak Grove,
Epps, Lake Providence, Rayville, Delhi, Cleveland, Indianola,
Ruleville, Greenwood, Grenada, Vaiden, North Carrollton,
Carrollton, Winona, Eupora, Maben, Mathiston, West Point,
Columbus, Ackerman, Weir, Starkville, Greenville, Belzoni, Isola,
Durant, Tchula, Lexington, Pickens, Goodman, Kosciusko,
Louisville, Macon, Brooksville, Mayersville, Rolling Fork,
Anguilla, and Yazoo City
1225 PM CST Thu Feb 21 2019

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* Portions of southeast Arkansas, northeast Louisiana and
Mississippi, including the following areas in southeast
Arkansas, Ashley and Chicot. In northeast Louisiana, East
Carroll, Morehouse, Richland and West Carroll. In Mississippi,
Attala, Bolivar, Carroll, Choctaw, Clay, Grenada, Holmes,
Humphreys, Issaquena, Leflore, Lowndes, Montgomery, Noxubee,
Oktibbeha, Sharkey, Sunflower, Washington, Webster, Winston
and Yazoo.

* Through Saturday evening

* Additional rainfall amounts of two to four inches with locally
heavier amounts are expected to fall on saturated grounds.

* The flooding of roads, low lying areas, and areas with poor
drainage is expected. Water levels on areas rivers and streams
will be rising as well. If encountering flooded roads,
remember to turn around, don't drown and be especially
cautious at night.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.

&&

WGUS84 KJAN 211626
FLSJAN
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
1025 AM CST Thu Feb 21 2019


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

Yalobusha At Whaley affecting Carroll and Leflore Counties
Yazoo River At Yazoo City affecting Yazoo County
Big Sunflower River At Sunflower affecting Sunflower County
Big Sunflower River Near Anguilla affecting Sharkey 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 forecast rainfall for the next 48 hours.
Rainfall amounts greater than forecast may take the rivers higher.


Additional information is available at:
https:index.php?wfo=JAN

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

&&

MSC015-083-222225-


1025 AM CST Thu Feb 21 2019


The Flood Warning continues for
The Yalobusha At Whaley
* until further notice.
* At 10:00 AM Thursday the stage was 22.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 24.0 feet
Saturday evening.
* Impact...At 24.0 feet...Widespread flooding of agricultural land is
occurring.
* Impact...At 23.0 feet...Minor flooding of lowland and agricultural
land is occurring.


&&

Flood Observed Forecast 6 AM Crest
Location Stg Stg Day Time Fri Sat Sun Crest Time Date

Yalobusha River
Whaley 21 22.8 Thu 10 AM 23.6 24.0 24.0 24.0 06 PM 02/23


&&


LAT...LON 3362 9015 3375 9015 3383 8989 3380 8984
3368 9006 3354 9014






MSC163-222225-


1025 AM CST Thu Feb 21 2019


The Flood Warning continues for
The Yazoo River At Yazoo City
* until further notice.
* At 9:00 AM Thursday the stage was 32.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 29.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 33.5 feet Sunday
morning.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 33.6 feet
on Jan 22 2016.

&&

Flood Observed Forecast 6 AM Crest
Location Stg Stg Day Time Fri Sat Sun Crest Time Date

Lower Yazoo River
Yazoo City 29 32.6 Thu 09 AM 32.7 33.1 33.5 33.5 06 AM 02/24


&&


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






MSC133-222225-


1025 AM CST Thu Feb 21 2019


The Flood Warning continues for
The Big Sunflower River At Sunflower
* until further notice.
* At 9:00 AM Thursday the stage was 22.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 24.5 feet by Tuesday
evening.
* Impact...At 23.0 feet...Farm roads to catfish ponds become
inundated.

&&

Flood Observed Forecast 6 AM Crest
Location Stg Stg Day Time Fri Sat Sun Crest Time Date

Big Sunflower River
Sunflower 21 22.2 Thu 09 AM 22.7 23.2 23.8 24.5 06 PM 02/26


&&


LAT...LON 3324 9081 3363 9062 3388 9075 3399 9059
3363 9048 3324 9064






MSC125-222225-


1025 AM CST Thu Feb 21 2019


The Flood Warning continues for
The Big Sunflower River Near Anguilla
* until further notice.
* At 9:00 AM Thursday the stage was 45.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 45.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 46.0 feet Sunday
evening.

&&

Flood Observed Forecast 6 AM Crest
Location Stg Stg Day Time Fri Sat Sun Crest Time Date

Big Sunflower River
Anguilla 45 45.0 Thu 09 AM 45.3 45.5 45.8 46.0 06 PM 02/24


&&


LAT...LON 3255 9079 3294 9084 3324 9081 3324 9064
3293 9067 3262 9073






WGUS84 KJAN 210154
FLSJAN
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
754 PM CST Wed Feb 20 2019

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

Big Sunflower River At Sunflower affecting Sunflower County
Big Sunflower River Near Anguilla affecting Sharkey County
Yalobusha At Whaley affecting Carroll and Leflore Counties
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!

Please note that forecast crests are based upon rainfall that has
occurred along with forecast rainfall for the next 24 hours. River
forecasts in the Tombigbee River Basin have an additional 48 hours of
rainfall added. Rainfall amounts greater than forecast may take the
rivers higher.


Additional information is available at:
https:index.php?wfo=JAN

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

&&

MSC015-083-220754-


754 PM CST Wed Feb 20 2019


The Flood Warning continues for
The Yalobusha At Whaley
* until further notice.
* At 7:00 PM Wednesday the stage was 22.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 25.5 feet
tomorrow evening.
* Impact...At 25.0 feet...Extensive flooding of agricultural land is
occurring.

&&

Flood Observed Forecast 6 AM Crest
Location Stg Stg Day Time Thu Fri Sat Crest Time Date

Yalobusha River
Whaley 21 22.7 Wed 07 PM 24.7 25.0 24.5 25.5 06 PM 02/21


&&


LAT...LON 3362 9015 3375 9015 3383 8989 3380 8984
3368 9006 3354 9014






MSC163-220754-


754 PM CST Wed Feb 20 2019


The Flood Warning continues for
The Yazoo River At Yazoo City
* until further notice.
* At 7:00 PM Wednesday the stage was 32.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 29.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 33.5 feet Sunday
morning.
* Impact...At 32.0 feet...Minor flooding of mostly agricultural land
is occurring outside the levee protection system.


&&

Flood Observed Forecast 6 AM Crest
Location Stg Stg Day Time Thu Fri Sat Crest Time Date

Lower Yazoo River
Yazoo City 29 32.7 Wed 07 PM 32.5 32.4 33.0 33.5 06 AM 02/24


&&


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






MSC133-220754-


754 PM CST Wed Feb 20 2019

...Flood Warning extended until further notice...

The Flood Warning continues for
The Big Sunflower River At Sunflower
* until further notice.
* At 6:00 PM Wednesday the stage was 21.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 25.0 feet Friday
evening
* Impact...At 21.0 feet...Field west of river begins to flood.

&&

Flood Observed Forecast 6 AM Crest
Location Stg Stg Day Time Thu Fri Sat Crest Time Date

Big Sunflower River
Sunflower 21 21.3 Wed 06 PM 21.5 23.0 24.4 25.0 06 PM 02/22


&&


LAT...LON 3324 9081 3363 9062 3388 9075 3399 9059
3363 9048 3324 9064






MSC125-220754-


754 PM CST Wed Feb 20 2019

...Flood Warning extended until further notice...

The Flood Warning continues for
The Big Sunflower River Near Anguilla
* until further notice.
* At 7:00 PM Wednesday the stage was 44.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 45.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage just after
midnight tonight and will continue to rise to near 46.0 feet early
Sunday afternoon.
* Impact...At 45.0 feet...Minor flooding is occurring along the State
Highway 14 bridge.


&&

Flood Observed Forecast 6 AM Crest
Location Stg Stg Day Time Thu Fri Sat Crest Time Date

Big Sunflower River
Anguilla 45 44.8 Wed 07 PM 45.1 45.5 45.7 46.0 12 PM 02/24


&&


LAT...LON 3255 9079 3294 9084 3324 9081 3324 9064
3293 9067 3262 9073