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

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS BATON ROUGE LA
858 AM CDT FRI APR 11 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.

&&

MSC059-121958-
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/PGFM6.1.ER.140414T1200Z.140417T0600Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
858 AM CDT FRI APR 11 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE PASCAGOULA RIVER AT GRAHAM FERRY.
* FROM MONDAY MORNING UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
* AT  7:45 AM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 15.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 16.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY
  MONDAY MORNING APRIL 14TH AND THEN CONTINUE TO RISE UNTIL CRESTING
  AT AROUND 16.5 FEET BY THURSDAY APRIL 17TH.
* 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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