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WGUS84 KJAN 220132
FLSJAN
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
732 PM CST Thu Feb 21 2019

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

Pearl River Near Monticello affecting Lawrence County
Pearl River Near Rockport affecting Copiah and Simpson Counties
Strong River At D'lo affecting Simpson 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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MSC029-127-230731-


732 PM CST Thu Feb 21 2019


The Flood Warning continues for
The Pearl River Near Rockport
* from Friday afternoon to Monday afternoon.
* At 6:30 PM Thursday the stage was 23.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage tomorrow afternoon
and will continue to rise to near 25.5 feet early Saturday
afternoon.
* Impact...At 25.0 feet...Widespread flooding of low pastureland and
bottomland is occurring.


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

Middle Pearl River
Rockport 25 23.6 Thu 06 PM 24.4 25.4 25.2 25.5 12 PM 02/23


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LAT...LON 3168 9019 3178 9019 3193 9025 3198 9012
3182 9005 3169 9005






MSC077-230731-


732 PM CST Thu Feb 21 2019


The Flood Warning continues for
The Pearl River Near Monticello
* from Friday morning to late Monday night.
* At 7:15 PM Thursday the stage was 21.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage tomorrow morning
and will continue to rise to near 22.5 feet tomorrow evening.
* Impact...At 22.0 feet...Water inundates some lowland and
agricultural land near the river.


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

Middle Pearl River
Monticello 22 21.1 Thu 07 PM 21.9 22.5 22.3 22.5 06 PM 02/22


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LAT...LON 3140 9008 3155 9017 3168 9019 3169 9005
3155 9002 3140 8992






MSC127-230731-


732 PM CST Thu Feb 21 2019


The Flood Warning continues for
The Strong River At D'lo
* until Saturday morning.
* At 6:45 PM Thursday the stage was 25.9 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 morning.
* Impact...At 26.0 feet...Water begins to inundate farmland along the
river. Farmers should take necessary action to protect live stock
and remove farm equipment.


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

Strong River
D'lo 25 25.9 Thu 07 PM 26.5 23.1 16.8 26.5 06 AM 02/22


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LAT...LON 3192 9009 3200 8997 3205 8988 3205 8973
3189 8989 3182 9005






WGUS84 KJAN 211518
FLSJAN
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
918 AM CST Thu Feb 21 2019


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

Pearl River Near Rockport affecting Copiah and Simpson Counties
Pearl River Near Monticello affecting Lawrence 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.

&&

MSC029-127-222118-


918 AM CST Thu Feb 21 2019

...Flood Warning extended until Monday afternoon...

The Flood Warning continues for
The Pearl River Near Rockport
* from Friday afternoon to Monday afternoon.
* At 8:30 AM Thursday the stage was 23.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage tomorrow afternoon
and will continue to rise to near 25.5 feet Saturday evening.
* Impact...At 25.0 feet...Widespread flooding of low pastureland and
bottomland is occurring.

&&

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

Middle Pearl River
Rockport 25 23.0 Thu 08 AM 24.6 25.4 25.2 25.5 06 PM 02/23


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LAT...LON 3168 9019 3178 9019 3193 9025 3198 9012
3182 9005 3169 9005






MSC077-222118-


918 AM CST Thu Feb 21 2019

...Flood Warning extended until late Monday night...

The Flood Warning continues for
The Pearl River Near Monticello
* from this evening to late Monday night.
* At 8:15 AM Thursday the stage was 20.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage this evening and
will continue to rise to near 22.5 feet early Saturday morning.
* Impact...At 22.0 feet...Water inundates some lowland and
agricultural land near the river.

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

Middle Pearl River
Monticello 22 20.8 Thu 08 AM 22.3 22.5 22.3 22.5 12 AM 02/23


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LAT...LON 3140 9008 3155 9017 3168 9019 3169 9005
3155 9002 3140 8992






WGUS44 KJAN 211502
FLWJAN
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
902 AM CST Thu Feb 21 2019


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

Strong River At D'lo affecting Simpson 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.

&&

MSC127-222101-


902 AM CST Thu Feb 21 2019

The National Weather Service in Jackson has issued a

* Flood Warning for
The Strong River At D'lo
* until Saturday morning.
* At 8:45 AM Thursday the stage was 25.0 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 morning.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 27.1 feet
on Mar 12 2016.
* Impact...At 26.0 feet...Water begins to inundate farmland along the
river. Farmers should take necessary action to protect live stock
and remove farm equipment.

&&

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

Strong River
D'lo 25 25.0 Thu 09 AM 26.5 23.1 16.8 26.5 06 AM 02/22


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LAT...LON 3192 9009 3200 8997 3205 8988 3205 8973
3189 8989 3182 9005