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

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WGUS44 KLIX 141539
FLWLIX
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS BATON ROUGE LA
1039 AM CDT TUE APR 14 2015

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

  Wolf River Above Gulfport 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.

&&

MSC047-152139-
/O.NEW.KLIX.FL.W.0022.150415T1800Z-150418T0300Z/
/GLFM6.1.ER.150415T1800Z.150416T1200Z.150417T2100Z.NO/
1039 AM CDT TUE APR 14 2015

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

* Flood Warning for
  The Wolf River Above Gulfport.
* from Wednesday afternoon to Friday evening.
* At 9:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 5.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise above flood stage by early
  tomorrow afternoon and continue to rise to near 8.5 feet by Thursday
  morning. The river is then expected to fall below flood stage by Friday
  afternoon.  Additional updates may be needed with heavy rainfall today.
* Impact...At 8.0 feet...Bells Ferry Road will begin to flood. There
  will be water over the access road just upstream of the bridge and
  the road will become impassable very quickly.

&&

LAT...LON 3042 8919 3041 8922 3037 8922 3039 8917

$$




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