Flood Statement
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WGUS84 KLIX 151420
FLSLIX
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS BATON ROUGE LA
920 AM CDT WED APR 15 2015

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Mississippi...

  Tchoutacabouffa River Above D`Iberville 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.

&&

MSC047-161500-
/O.EXT.KLIX.FL.W.0024.000000T0000Z-150416T1500Z/
/DIBM6.1.ER.150415T0451Z.150415T1800Z.150416T0900Z.NO/
920 AM CDT WED APR 15 2015

...Flood Warning extended until Thursday morning...The Flood Warning
continues for
  The Tchoutacabouffa River Above D`Iberville.
* until Thursday morning.
* At 8:30 AM Wednesday the stage was 9.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is nearing its crest 9.8 feet and will fall
  below flood stage early tomorrow morning.
* Impact...At 8 feet...roads along the river will be impassable.
  A few homes will be isolated.
* Impact...At 7 feet...the banks will overflow a short distance
  upstream and downstream of Lamey Bridge.

&&

LAT...LON 3067 8896 3067 8903 3045 8892 3046 8889

$$



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