Flood Statement
Issued by NWS New Orleans/Baton Rouge, LA

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS BATON ROUGE LA
934 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN
MISSISSIPPI...

  THE BILOXI RIVER NEAR LYMAN AFFECTING HARRISON COUNTY

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FORECAST CRESTS ARE BASED UPON RAINFALL THAT HAS OCCURRED ALONG WITH
ANTICIPATED RAIN FOR THE NEXT 12 HOURS. ADJUSTMENTS TO THE FORECASTS
WILL BE MADE IF ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAINFALL OCCURS.

DO NOT DRIVE CARS THROUGH FLOODED AREAS.  REMEMBER...TWO FEET OF
RUSHING WATER CAN CARRY AWAY MOST VEHICLES INCLUDING PICKUPS.  TURN
AROUND AND DON`T DROWN.

A FOLLOWUP PRODUCT WILL BE ISSUED LATER. STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER
RADIO...LOCAL TV AND RADIO STATIONS...OR YOUR CABLE PROVIDER...FOR
THE LATEST INFORMATION.  THE LATEST GRAPHICAL HYDROLOGIC INFORMATION
CAN ALSO BE FOUND AT WEATHER.GOV.

&&

MSC047-162026-
/O.EXT.KLIX.FL.W.0035.000000T0000Z-140416T2026Z/
/LYMM6.1.ER.000000T0000Z.140416T0230Z.140416T1426Z.NO/
934 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

...FLOOD WARNING EXTENDED UNTIL THIS AFTERNOON...

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE BILOXI RIVER NEAR LYMAN.
* UNTIL THIS AFTERNOON.
* AT 6:20 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 12.7 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 12.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE TO FALL TO BELOW FLOOD
  STAGE BY LATE THIS MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 12.0 FEET...RIVER ROAD NEAR THREE RIVERS ROAD BRIDGE
  WILL BEGIN TO FLOOD.
* IMPACT...AT 9.0 FEET...THE RIVER WILL BE BANKFULL AT THE THREE
  RIVERS ROAD BRIDGE.

&&

LAT...LON 3055 8912 3055 8917 3048 8914 3048 8909

$$




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