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FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON MS
416 PM CDT MON APR 14 2014

LAC065-MSC055-149-142230-
/O.CON.KJAN.FF.W.0052.000000T0000Z-140414T2230Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
WARREN MS-ISSAQUENA MS-MADISON LA-
416 PM CDT MON APR 14 2014

...A FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 530 PM CDT FOR
SOUTHERN ISSAQUENA AND NORTHERN WARREN COUNTIES...AND MADISON PARISH...

AT 413 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUED TO
INDICATE A CLUSTER OF THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING TORRENTIAL RAINFALL
OVER SOUTHWEST ISSAQUENA COUNTY AND NORTHERN MADISON PARISH. THESE
STORMS WERE MOVING NORTHEAST AT 40 MPH...AND WILL PRODUCE VERY
HEAVY RAINFALL OF 1 TO 2 INCHES IN AN HOUR IN AREAS THAT HAVE
ALREADY RECEIVED 5 TO 7 INCHES OF RAIN TODAY. THIS WILL LIKELY
CAUSE FLASH FLOODING...SOME OF WHICH MAY BE SIGNIFICANT.

LOCATIONS TO BE AFFECTED BY THESE STORMS INCLUDE VALLEY PARK...
EAGLE BEND...OAK RIDGE AND REDWOOD

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...HIGHWAYS AND UNDERPASSES. ADDITIONALLY...COUNTRY
ROADS AND FARMLANDS ALONG THE BANKS OF CREEKS...STREAMS AND OTHER LOW
LYING AREAS ARE SUBJECT TO FLOODING.

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO
AREAS WHERE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS
MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 3235 9147 3236 9145 3238 9147 3254 9145
      3254 9114 3257 9110 3259 9112 3260 9110
      3257 9109 3256 9107 3261 9100 3265 9079
      3253 9067 3250 9060 3243 9084 3233 9104
      3229 9147

$$

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