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WGUS84 KJAN 161718
FLSJAN
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
1118 AM CST Sat Feb 16 2019

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

Mississippi River Near Arkansas City affecting Chicot...Desha...
Bolivar and Washington Counties

Mississippi River Near Greenville affecting Chicot...East Carroll...
Issaquena and Washington Counties

Mississippi River At Vicksburg affecting Madison...Tensas...
Claiborne...Jefferson and Warren Counties/Parishes

Mississippi River At Natchez affecting Concordia...Adams and
Wilkinson Counties/Parishes

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!

Mississippi River forecasts are based on rainfall that has occurred
and that which is forecast to occur over the next 48 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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ARC017-041-MSC011-151-172317-


1118 AM CST Sat Feb 16 2019

...Flood Warning extended until Tuesday March 05...

The Flood Warning continues for
The Mississippi River Near Arkansas City
* from Monday evening to Tuesday March 05.
* At 10:00 AM Saturday the stage was 35.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 37.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage Monday February 18
and will continue to rise to near 39.5 feet Wednesday February 27.
* Impact...At 40.0 feet...The low silt plain in front of Arkansas City
and Huntington Point Mississippi is underwater. Several river
access roads are also impassable.


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Flood Observed Forecast 6 AM Crest
Location Stg Stg Day Time Sun Mon Tue Crest Time Date

Lower Mississippi River
Arkansas City 37 35.8 Sat 10 AM 36.2 36.8 37.2 39.5 12 PM 02/27


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LAT...LON 3340 9128 3357 9128 3413 9108 3412 9066
3358 9106 3340 9105






ARC017-LAC035-MSC055-151-172317-


1118 AM CST Sat Feb 16 2019

...Flood Warning extended until Wednesday March 06...

The Flood Warning continues for
The Mississippi River Near Greenville
* from this morning to Wednesday March 06.
* At 10:00 AM Saturday the stage was 47.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage Sunday February 17
and will continue to rise to near 51.5 feet Thursday February 28.
* Impact...At 51.5 feet...Greenville boat store is inoperable for
towboat supplies.
* Impact...At 50.0 feet...Upper Lake Ferguson Road and Warfield Point
Park are closed.


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Flood Observed Forecast 6 AM Crest
Location Stg Stg Day Time Sun Mon Tue Crest Time Date

Lower Mississippi River
Greenville 48 47.9 Sat 10 AM 47.9 48.4 48.9 51.5 06 AM 02/28


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LAT...LON 3277 9123 3340 9128 3340 9105 3283 9101
3277 9101 3278 9111






LAC065-107-MSC021-063-149-172317-


1118 AM CST Sat Feb 16 2019

...Flood Warning extended until Saturday March 09...

The Flood Warning continues for
The Mississippi River At Vicksburg
* from Sunday morning to Saturday March 09.
* At 10:00 AM Saturday the stage was 42.9 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 43.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage Sunday February 17
and will continue to rise to near 47.0 feet Saturday March 02.
* Impact...At 43.5 feet...Long Lake Subdivision is completely flooded.
Vicksburg Floodwall gates at train depot and the lumber yard gate 8
are closed.
* Impact...At 43.0 feet...Jackson Lane in North Vicksburg begins to
flood.


&&

Flood Observed Forecast 6 AM Crest
Location Stg Stg Day Time Sun Mon Tue Crest Time Date

Lower Mississippi River
Vicksburg 43 42.9 Sat 10 AM 43.0 43.4 43.9 47.0 06 AM 03/02


&&


LAT...LON 3193 9129 3227 9105 3277 9123 3278 9101
3226 9086 3187 9114






LAC029-MSC001-157-172317-


1118 AM CST Sat Feb 16 2019

...Flood Warning extended until Thursday March 14...

The Flood Warning continues for
The Mississippi River At Natchez
* until Thursday March 14.
* At 10:00 AM Saturday the stage was 49.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 53.5 feet Monday
March 04.
* Impact...At 53.0 feet...Some camps and houses are flooded around
Fort Adams.
* Impact...At 51.0 feet...Water is covering the roads in old downtown
area of Fort Adams.

&&

Flood Observed Forecast 6 AM Crest
Location Stg Stg Day Time Sun Mon Tue Crest Time Date

Lower Mississippi River
Natchez 48 49.4 Sat 10 AM 49.7 50.1 50.5 53.5 06 AM 03/04


&&


LAT...LON 3101 9170 3130 9167 3193 9129 3187 9114
3130 9147 3100 9154






WGUS84 KJAN 160218
FLSJAN
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
818 PM CST Fri Feb 15 2019

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

Mississippi River Near Arkansas City affecting Chicot...Desha...
Bolivar and Washington Counties

Mississippi River Near Greenville affecting Chicot...East
Carroll...Issaquena and Washington Counties

Mississippi River At Vicksburg affecting Madison...Tensas...
Claiborne...Jefferson and Warren Counties/Parishes

Mississippi River At Natchez affecting Concordia...Adams and
Wilkinson Counties/Parishes

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!

Mississippi River forecasts are based on rainfall that has occurred
and that which is forecast to occur over the next 48 hours.

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

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

&&

ARC017-041-MSC011-151-170817-


818 PM CST Fri Feb 15 2019


The Flood Warning continues for
The Mississippi River Near Arkansas City
* From Monday afternoon to Tuesday March 5th.
* At 7:00 PM Friday the stage was 35.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 37.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage Monday February 18
and will continue to rise to near 39.5 feet Wednesday February 27.
* Impact...At 40.0 feet...The low silt plain in front of Arkansas City
and Huntington Point Mississippi is underwater. Several river
access roads are also impassable.
* Impact...At 37.0 feet...The low silt plain in front of arkansas city
inside the levee system begins to flood along with widespread
bottomland flooding at huntington point mississippi.


&&

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

Lower Mississippi River
Arkansas City 37 35.6 Fri 07 PM 35.9 36.5 36.9 39.5 12 PM 02/27


&&


LAT...LON 3340 9128 3357 9128 3413 9108 3412 9066
3358 9106 3340 9105






ARC017-LAC035-MSC055-151-170817-


818 PM CST Fri Feb 15 2019


The Flood Warning continues for
The Mississippi River Near Greenville
* From Saturday evening to Wednesday March 6th.
* At 7:00 PM Friday the stage was 47.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage Saturday February
16 and will continue to rise to near 51.5 feet Thursday February
28.
* Impact...At 51.5 feet...Greenville boat store is inoperable for
towboat supplies.
* Impact...At 50.0 feet...Upper Lake Ferguson Road and Warfield Point
Park are closed.
* Impact...At 48.0 feet...Water begins to cover the dirt road leading
to the Farmers Grain terminal facility which is north of the
Greenville bridge.

&&

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

Lower Mississippi River
Greenville 48 47.3 Fri 07 PM 47.7 48.2 48.7 51.5 06 AM 02/28


&&


LAT...LON 3277 9123 3340 9128 3340 9105 3283 9101
3277 9101 3278 9111






LAC065-107-MSC021-063-149-170817-


818 PM CST Fri Feb 15 2019


The Flood Warning continues for
The Mississippi River At Vicksburg
* From late Saturday night to Saturday March 9th.
* At 7:00 PM Friday the stage was 42.5 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 43.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage Sunday February 17
and will continue to rise to near 47.0 feet Saturday March 2nd.
* Impact...At 46.8 feet...LeTourneau Technologies experiences flooding
problems. Vicksburg Floodwallgate number 7 at lumber yard is
closed.
* Impact...At 46.5 feet...Portions of Highway 465, Eagle Lake Road and
several houses are underwater. Portions of Letourneau Road in South
Vicksburg are flooded.
* Impact...At 45.0 feet...Ford and Kings Subdivision at Williams
Street begin to flood.
* Impact...At 44.0 feet...Ford and Kings Subdivision at Pittman Road
and Mary's Alley begins to flood.
* Impact...At 43.5 feet...Long Lake Subdivision is completely flooded.
Vicksburg Floodwall gates at train depot and the lumber yard gate 8
are closed.

&&

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

Lower Mississippi River
Vicksburg 43 42.5 Fri 07 PM 42.7 43.1 43.5 47.0 12 PM 03/02


&&


LAT...LON 3193 9129 3227 9105 3277 9123 3278 9101
3226 9086 3187 9114






LAC029-MSC001-157-170817-


818 PM CST Fri Feb 15 2019


The Flood Warning continues for
The Mississippi River At Natchez
* Until Wednesday March 13.
* At 7:00 PM Friday the stage was 49.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 53.5 feet Monday
March 4th.
* Impact...At 53.0 feet...Some camps and houses are flooded around
Fort Adams.
* Impact...At 51.0 feet...Water is covering the roads in old downtown
area of Fort Adams.

&&

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

Lower Mississippi River
Natchez 48 49.2 Fri 07 PM 49.4 49.8 50.2 53.5 06 AM 03/04


&&


LAT...LON 3101 9170 3130 9167 3193 9129 3187 9114
3130 9147 3100 9154