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

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WGUS44 KLIX 270217
FLWLIX
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS BATON ROUGE LA
817 PM CST THU FEB 26 2015

...The National Weather Service in New Orleans Baton Rouge has issued
a flood warning for the following rivers in Louisiana...
Mississippi...

  Pearl River Near Pearl River AFFECTING St. Tammany...Hancock and
  Pearl River Counties/Parishes

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.

&&

LAC103-MSC045-109-280817-
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817 PM CST THU FEB 26 2015

The National Weather Service in New Orleans/Baton Rouge has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Pearl River Near Pearl River.
* from late Tuesday night until further notice.
* At  7:00 PM Thursday the stage was 10.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage early Wednesday morning March 4th
  and continue to rise to near 14.5 feet by Thursday evening
  March 5th.
* Impact...At 14.0 feet...Secondary roads to the river and throughout
  Honey Island Swamp are inundated. Property in the vicinity of the
  gage is flooded threatening about 20 homes along the left bank
* Impact...At 13.0 feet...The east and west channels of the river will
  begin to merge. Honey Island Swamp trails will be under water as
  inundation of the swamp begins

&&

LAT...LON 3067 8976 3067 8990 3018 8964 3020 8955


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