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

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS BATON ROUGE LA
901 PM CDT WED APR 16 2014

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

THE PASCAGOULA RIVER AT GRAHAM FERRY AFFECTING JACKSON 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.

&&

MSC059-180801-
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/PGFM6.1.ER.140414T2222Z.140417T0600Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
901 PM CDT WED APR 16 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE PASCAGOULA RIVER AT GRAHAM FERRY.
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
* AT 8:45 PM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 16.5 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 16.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE RISING UNTIL CRESTING
  AT AROUND 16.6 FEET BY LATE TONIGHT.  THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO
  BEGIN SLOWLY FALLING THEREAFTER.  THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO FALL
  BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY MONDAY EVENING APRIL 21ST.
* 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 3063 8858 3063 8865 3039 8861 3039 8856




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