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WGUS84 KJAN 220135
FLSJAN
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
735 PM CST Thu Feb 21 2019

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

Pearl River Above Philadelphia affecting Neshoba County
Pearl River At Edinburg affecting Leake County
Pearl River Near Carthage affecting Leake County
Tuscolameta Creek At Walnut Grove affecting Leake County
Yockanookany River Near Ofahoma affecting Leake 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.

&&

MSC099-230736-


735 PM CST Thu Feb 21 2019


The Flood Warning continues for
The Pearl River Above Philadelphia
* until further notice.
* At 6:45 PM Thursday the stage was 14.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 15.0 feet
Saturday morning.
* Impact...At 15.0 feet...Most of the camping areas and roadways in
Burnside Lake Water Park are covered by flood water.


&&

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

Upper Pearl River
Philadelphia 13 14.3 Thu 07 PM 14.7 15.0 14.9 15.0 06 AM 02/23


&&


LAT...LON 3289 8922 3291 8915 3293 8902 3292 8893
3284 8892 3277 8918






MSC079-230736-


735 PM CST Thu Feb 21 2019


The Flood Warning continues for
The Pearl River At Edinburg
* from late Saturday night until further notice.
* At 6:45 PM Thursday the stage was 17.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage Sunday morning and
will continue to rise to near 21.0 feet early Monday morning.
* Impact...At 21.0 feet...Minor over bank flooding continues in areas
south of the river.


&&

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

Upper Pearl River
Edinburg 20 17.1 Thu 07 PM 17.9 18.2 20.1 21.0 12 AM 02/25


&&


LAT...LON 3280 8951 3285 8935 3289 8922 3277 8918
3273 8932 3268 8946






MSC079-230735-


735 PM CST Thu Feb 21 2019


The Flood Warning continues for
The Pearl River Near Carthage
* from Sunday morning until further notice.
* At 6:45 PM Thursday the stage was 14.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage Sunday morning and
will continue to rise to near 19.0 feet early Tuesday morning.
* Impact...At 17.0 feet...Minor overbank flooding of low areas along
and near the river is occurring.

&&

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

Upper Pearl River
Carthage 17 14.6 Thu 07 PM 14.7 15.7 16.9 19.0 12 AM 02/26


&&


LAT...LON 3271 8964 3277 8956 3280 8951 3268 8946
3266 8952 3263 8960






MSC079-230735-


735 PM CST Thu Feb 21 2019


The Flood Warning continues for
The Tuscolameta Creek At Walnut Grove
* until further notice.
* At 7:00 PM Thursday the stage was 27.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 27.5 feet early
Saturday morning.
* Impact...At 27.0 feet...Agricultural land along the river is
flooding.

&&

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

Tuscolameta Creek
Walnut Grove 25 27.4 Thu 07 PM 27.4 27.5 27.4 27.5 12 AM 02/23


&&


LAT...LON 3266 8953 3261 8945 3257 8935 3250 8942
3258 8953 3263 8960






MSC079-230735-


735 PM CST Thu Feb 21 2019


The Flood Warning continues for
The Yockanookany River Near Ofahoma
* from Saturday evening to late Sunday night.
* At 6:45 PM Thursday the stage was 15.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 19.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise to near flood stage
Saturday evening.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 19.5 feet
on Mar 28 2013.
* Impact...At 19.0 feet...Minor overbank flooding of farmland along
the river is occurring.

&&

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

Yockanookany River
Ofahoma 19 15.6 Thu 07 PM 16.7 18.7 19.0 19.0 06 PM 02/23


&&


LAT...LON 3267 8975 3280 8976 3295 8972 3293 8958
3280 8964 3271 8964






WGUS84 KJAN 211508
FLSJAN
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
908 AM CST Thu Feb 21 2019




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

Pearl River Above Philadelphia affecting Neshoba County
Pearl River Near Carthage affecting Leake County
Tuscolameta Creek At Walnut Grove affecting Leake County
Yockanookany River Near Ofahoma affecting Leake 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.

&&

MSC099-222107-


908 AM CST Thu Feb 21 2019


The Flood Warning continues for
The Pearl River Above Philadelphia
* until further notice.
* At 8:45 AM Thursday the stage was 13.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 15.0 feet early
Sunday morning.
* Impact...At 15.0 feet...Most of the camping areas and roadways in
Burnside Lake Water Park are covered by flood water.


&&

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

Upper Pearl River
Philadelphia 13 13.9 Thu 09 AM 14.5 14.9 15.0 15.0 12 AM 02/24


&&


LAT...LON 3289 8922 3291 8915 3293 8902 3292 8893
3284 8892 3277 8918






MSC079-222107-


908 AM CST Thu Feb 21 2019


The Flood Warning continues for
The Pearl River Near Carthage
* from Sunday morning until further notice.
* At 8:45 AM Thursday the stage was 14.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage Sunday morning and
will continue to rise to near 19.0 feet Monday morning.
* Impact...At 17.0 feet...Minor overbank flooding of low areas along
and near the river is occurring.

&&

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

Upper Pearl River
Carthage 17 14.2 Thu 09 AM 14.6 15.7 16.9 19.0 06 AM 02/25


&&


LAT...LON 3271 8964 3277 8956 3280 8951 3268 8946
3266 8952 3263 8960






MSC079-222107-


908 AM CST Thu Feb 21 2019

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

The Flood Warning continues for
The Tuscolameta Creek At Walnut Grove
* until further notice.
* At 8:00 AM Thursday the stage was 26.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Forecast...The creek crest has been raised. It will continue
rising to near 27.5 feet by Saturday morning.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 27.8 feet
on Dec 30 2018.
* Impact...At 27.0 feet...Agricultural land along the river is
flooding.

&&

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

Tuscolameta Creek
Walnut Grove 25 26.4 Thu 08 AM 27.2 27.5 27.4 27.5 06 AM 02/23


&&


LAT...LON 3266 8953 3261 8945 3257 8935 3250 8942
3258 8953 3263 8960






MSC079-222107-


908 AM CST Thu Feb 21 2019


The Flood Warning continues for
The Yockanookany River Near Ofahoma
* from Saturday evening to late Sunday night.
* At 8:45 AM Thursday the stage was 14.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 19.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise to near flood stage
Saturday evening.
* Impact...At 19.0 feet...Minor overbank flooding of farmland along
the river is occurring.

&&

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

Yockanookany River
Ofahoma 19 14.6 Thu 09 AM 16.5 18.7 19.0 19.0 12 AM 02/24


&&


LAT...LON 3267 8975 3280 8976 3295 8972 3293 8958
3280 8964 3271 8964






WGUS84 KJAN 210206
FLSJAN
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
805 PM CST Wed Feb 20 2019


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

Pearl River Above Philadelphia affecting Neshoba County
Pearl River Near Carthage affecting Leake County
Tuscolameta Creek At Walnut Grove affecting Leake County
Yockanookany River Near Kosciusko affecting Attala County
Yockanookany River Near Ofahoma affecting Leake 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.

&&

MSC099-220805-


805 PM CST Wed Feb 20 2019


The Flood Warning continues for
The Pearl River Above Philadelphia
* until further notice.
* At 6:45 PM Wednesday the stage was 12.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage tonight and will
continue to rise to near 14.0 feet early Saturday morning.
* Impact...At 14.0 feet...Water begins to cover some of the Burnside
Lake Water Park roadways and camp areas.
* Impact...At 13.0 feet...Water begins to affect Burnside Lake Water
Park.

&&

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

Upper Pearl River
Philadelphia 13 12.8 Wed 07 PM 13.3 13.8 14.0 14.0 12 AM 02/23


&&


LAT...LON 3289 8922 3291 8915 3293 8902 3292 8893
3284 8892 3277 8918






MSC079-220805-


805 PM CST Wed Feb 20 2019


The Flood Warning continues for
The Pearl River Near Carthage
* from Saturday evening until further notice.
* At 6:45 PM Wednesday the stage was 13.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage Saturday before
midnight and will continue to rise to near 18.0 feet Monday
morning.
* Impact...At 17.0 feet...Minor overbank flooding of low areas along
and near the river is occurring.

&&

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

Upper Pearl River
Carthage 17 13.9 Wed 07 PM 14.8 16.3 16.8 18.0 06 AM 02/25


&&


LAT...LON 3271 8964 3277 8956 3280 8951 3268 8946
3266 8952 3263 8960






MSC079-220805-


805 PM CST Wed Feb 20 2019


The Flood Warning continues for
The Tuscolameta Creek At Walnut Grove
* until late Sunday night.
* At 7:00 PM Wednesday the stage was 25.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 26.5 feet
tomorrow evening.
* Impact...At 25.0 feet...Agricultural land and low areas along and
near the river begin to flood.

&&

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

Tuscolameta Creek
Walnut Grove 25 25.7 Wed 07 PM 26.2 26.5 26.3 26.5 06 PM 02/21


&&


LAT...LON 3266 8953 3261 8945 3257 8935 3250 8942
3258 8953 3263 8960






MSC007-220805-


805 PM CST Wed Feb 20 2019


The Flood Warning continues for
The Yockanookany River Near Kosciusko
* from Thursday evening to Friday afternoon.
* At 6:45 PM Wednesday the stage was 13.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise to near flood stage
tomorrow evening.
* Impact...At 15.0 feet...Water approaches the Natchez Trace Parkway
south of Kosciusko. Water floods lowlands alongthe reach of the
river.

&&

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

Yockanookany River
Kosciusko 15 13.4 Wed 07 PM 14.2 14.9 14.1 15.0 06 PM 02/21


&&


LAT...LON 3295 8972 3308 8964 3328 8945 3320 8933
3305 8950 3293 8958






MSC079-220805-


805 PM CST Wed Feb 20 2019


The Flood Warning continues for
The Yockanookany River Near Ofahoma
* from late Thursday night until further notice.
* At 6:45 PM Wednesday the stage was 13.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 19.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage early Friday
morning and will continue to rise to near 20.5 feet Saturday
evening.
* Impact...At 19.0 feet...Minor overbank flooding of farmland along
the river is occurring.

&&

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

Yockanookany River
Ofahoma 19 13.3 Wed 07 PM 15.5 19.4 20.4 20.5 06 PM 02/23


&&


LAT...LON 3267 8975 3280 8976 3295 8972 3293 8958
3280 8964 3271 8964