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WGUS84 KJAN 221457
FLSJAN
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
957 AM CDT Wed May 22 2019



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

Yazoo River At Yazoo City affecting Yazoo 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 24 hours.

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

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

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MSC163-232057-


957 AM CDT Wed May 22 2019


The Flood Warning continues for
The Yazoo River At Yazoo City
* until further notice.
* At 9:00 AM Wednesday the stage was 34.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 29.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will remain steady for the next several
days.


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Flood Observed Forecast 7 AM Crest
Location Stg Stg Day Time Thu Fri Sat Crest Time Date

Lower Yazoo River
Yazoo City 29 34.6 Wed 09 AM 34.5 34.5 34.4


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






MSC125-232057-


957 AM CDT Wed May 22 2019


The Flood Warning continues for
The Big Sunflower River Near Anguilla
* until further notice.
* At 9:00 AM Wednesday the stage was 48.2 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 45.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will remain steady over the next several
days.

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Flood Observed Forecast 7 AM Crest
Location Stg Stg Day Time Thu Fri Sat Crest Time Date

Big Sunflower River
Anguilla 45 48.2 Wed 09 AM 48.2 48.2 48.1


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






WGUS84 KJAN 220137
FLSJAN
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
837 PM CDT Tue May 21 2019

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

Yazoo River At Yazoo City affecting Yazoo 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 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.

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MSC163-230736-


837 PM CDT Tue May 21 2019


The Flood Warning continues for
The Yazoo River At Yazoo City
* until further notice.
* At 8:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 34.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 29.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will remain near 34.6 feet.
* Impact...At 34.0 feet...Minor flooding of mostly agricultural land
is occurring outside levee protection system.

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

Lower Yazoo River
Yazoo City 29 34.6 Tue 08 PM 34.6 34.6 34.5 Cresting


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






MSC125-230736-


837 PM CDT Tue May 21 2019


The Flood Warning continues for
The Big Sunflower River Near Anguilla
* until further notice.
* At 8:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 48.2 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 45.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will remain near 48.2 feet.
* Impact...At 48.0 feet...There is widespread flooding of farm and
agricultural land. Some local access roads are also under water.

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

Big Sunflower River
Anguilla 45 48.2 Tue 08 PM 48.2 48.2 48.1 Cresting


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






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