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SEVERE WEATHER: WATCHES AND WARNINGS

Warnings

flood
Attala, MS

MSC007-051-252135-
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1035 AM CDT Sat Jun 24 2017


The Flood Warning continues for
The Big Black River At West
* until further notice.
* At 9:45 AM Saturday the stage was 15.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 17.5 feet Monday
evening.
* Impact...At 17.0 feet...Several thousand acres of agricultural and
lowland become inundated.

&&

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

Upper Big Black River
West 15 15.3 Sat 10 AM 16.6 17.4 17.3 17.5 07 PM 06/26


&&


LAT...LON 3291 9006 3314 8990 3330 8981 3322 8963
3313 8969 3285 8987



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Holmes, MS

MSC007-051-252135-
/O.CON.KJAN.FL.W.0052.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/WSTM6.1.ER.170624T0845Z.170627T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1035 AM CDT Sat Jun 24 2017


The Flood Warning continues for
The Big Black River At West
* until further notice.
* At 9:45 AM Saturday the stage was 15.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 17.5 feet Monday
evening.
* Impact...At 17.0 feet...Several thousand acres of agricultural and
lowland become inundated.

&&

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

Upper Big Black River
West 15 15.3 Sat 10 AM 16.6 17.4 17.3 17.5 07 PM 06/26


&&


LAT...LON 3291 9006 3314 8990 3330 8981 3322 8963
3313 8969 3285 8987



$$

Jackson, MS

MSC059-252141-
/O.CON.KLIX.FL.W.0063.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/PGFM6.2.ER.000000T0000Z.170627T1800Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1041 AM CDT Sat Jun 24 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
The Pascagoula River At Graham Ferry.
* until further notice.
* At 9:45 AM Saturday the stage was 17.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 18.0 feet by
Tuesday evening.
* Impact...At 16.0 feet...River property at Cumbest Bluff will be cut
off by high water and some river roads will be impassable.
* Impact...At 15.0 feet...Lower elevated homes at Cumbest Bluff are
threatened. Some river roads will be impassable.
* Impact...At 10.0 feet...Access roads to the river will begin to
flood.


&&

LAT...LON 3074 8858 3074 8869 3039 8861 3039 8856






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Watches

flash flood
Jackson, MS

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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Pointe Coupee-West Feliciana-East Feliciana-St. Helena-Washington-
St. Tammany-Iberville-West Baton Rouge-East Baton Rouge-Ascension-
Livingston-Assumption-St. James-St. John The Baptist-
Upper Lafourche-St. Charles-Upper Jefferson-Orleans-
Upper Plaquemines-Upper St. Bernard-Upper Terrebonne-
Lower Terrebonne-Lower Lafourche-Lower Jefferson-
Lower Plaquemines-Lower St. Bernard-Northern Tangipahoa-
Southern Tangipahoa-Wilkinson-Amite-Pike-Walthall-Pearl River-
Hancock-Harrison-Jackson-
Including the cities of New Roads, Lettsworth, Livonia, Spillman,
St. Francisville, Wakefield, Jackson, Clinton, Felps, Darlington,
Easleyville, Greensburg, Montpelier, Bogalusa, Enon, Franklinton,
Slidell, Mandeville, Covington, Lacombe, Bayou Sorrel,
Plaquemine, White Castle, Port Allen, Addis, Brusly, Baton Rouge,
Gonzales, Donaldsonville, Prairieville, Denham Springs, Watson,
Walker, Pierre Part, Labadieville, Paincourtville, Convent,
Lutcher, Gramercy, Laplace, Reserve, Thibodaux, Raceland, Larose,
Destrehan, Norco, Metairie, Kenner, East New Orleans,
New Orleans, Belle Chasse, Chalmette, Violet, Houma, Bayou Cane,
Chauvin, Cocodrie, Dulac, Montegut, Galliano, Cut Off,
Golden Meadow, Leeville, Buras, Pointe A La Hache, Port Sulphur,
Boothville, Venice, Empire, Myrtle Grove, Yscloskey, Amite,
Kentwood, Roseland, Wilmer, Hammond, Robert, Ponchatoula,
Centreville, Dolorosa, Fort Adams, Woodville, Gillsberg, Gloster,
Smithdale, Liberty, McComb, Dexter, Salem, Tylertown, Crossroads,
McNeil, Picayune, Bay St. Louis, Waveland, Diamondhead, Gulfport,
Pascagoula, Ocean Springs, Moss Point, Gautier, and St. Martin
351 AM CDT Sat Jun 24 2017

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

The National Weather Service in New Orleans has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of southeast Louisiana and
Mississippi, including the following areas, in southeast
Louisiana, Ascension, Assumption, East Baton Rouge, East
Feliciana, Iberville, Livingston, Lower Jefferson, Lower
Lafourche, Lower Plaquemines, Lower St. Bernard, Lower
Terrebonne, Northern Tangipahoa, Orleans, Pointe Coupee,
Southern Tangipahoa, St. Charles, St. Helena, St. James, St.
John The Baptist, St. Tammany, Upper Jefferson, Upper Lafourche,
Upper Plaquemines, Upper St. Bernard, Upper Terrebonne,
Washington, West Baton Rouge, and West Feliciana. In
Mississippi, Amite, Hancock, Harrison, Jackson, Pearl River,
Pike, Walthall, and Wilkinson.

* through midnight tonight

* Rainfall accumulations of 2 to 3 inches are possible through
this evening over areas that remain saturated from previous
rains. In addition to the flash flooding potential expect to see
new rises on area rivers causing or extending the flooding
along several rivers.

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.

&&

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