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WGUS44 KJAN 162116
FLWJAN
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
416 PM CDT WED APR 16 2014


...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSON HAS ISSUED A FLOOD WARNING
FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN MISSISSIPPI...

  YAZOO RIVER AT YAZOO CITY AFFECTING YAZOO COUNTY


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE OR WALK THROUGH AREAS WHERE WATER COVERS ROADWAYS! THE
WATER MAY BE DEEPER THAN IT APPEARS. PLEASE USE EXTREME CAUTION IF
VENTURING NEAR RIVERBANKS. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND IMMEDIATELY SHOULD
RISING WATER THREATEN YOUR SAFETY. REMEMBER...TURN AROUND, DON`T
DROWN!

THE FORECASTS ARE BASED ON RAINFALL THAT HAS OCCURRED AND THAT WHICH
IS FORECAST TO OCCUR OVER THE NEXT 12 HOURS FOR ALL SITES.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE AT (USE LOWER CASE LETTERS)
HTTP://AHPS.SRH.NOAA.GOV/AHPS2/INDEX.PHP?WFO=JAN

THE NEXT REGULARLY SCHEDULED UPDATE IS EXPECTED TONIGHT BETWEEN 8 AND
10 PM.

&&

MSC163-172100-
/O.NEW.KJAN.FL.W.0055.140416T2116Z-140417T2100Z/
/YZOM6.1.ER.140416T1305Z.140417T0000Z.140417T0600Z.NO/
416 PM CDT WED APR 16 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSON HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR
  THE YAZOO RIVER AT YAZOO CITY
* UNTIL THURSDAY AFTERNOON.
* AT  1:00 PM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 29.1 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 29.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER IS NEAR CREST AND WILL BEGIN TO FALL SLOWLY
  THIS EVENING.
* IMPACT...AT 29.0 FEET...MINOR OVER BANK IS FLOODING IS OCCURRING
  ALONG THE RIVER.

&&

              FLOOD    OBSERVED        FORECAST 6AM       CREST
LOCATION      STG   STG DAY  TIME   THU   FRI   SAT CREST TIME  DATE

LOWER YAZOO RIVER
YAZOO CITY     29  29.1 WED 01 PM  28.3  26.1  25.2 NEAR CREST


&&


LAT...LON 3262 9073 3285 9055 3302 9051 3301 9033
      3283 9042 3259 9062



$$





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