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Flood Warning

713 PM CST FRI FEB 5 2016

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in

  Pearl River At Jackson affecting Hinds and Rankin Counties


Do not drive or walk through areas where water covers roadway! The
water may be deeper than it appears. Remember...Turn around, don`t

Forecasts are based on rainfall that has occurred and that which is
forecast to occur. Routine 12 hours of forecast rainfall is used for
most sites.

The next regularly scheduled update is expected between 8 and 10 AM.


713 PM CST FRI FEB 5 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Pearl River At Jackson
* until further notice.
* At  6:15 PM Friday the stage was 31.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 28.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 33.0 feet by
  Wednesday morning.
* Impact...At 33.0 feet...Rosemary Road is closed. Sidney Street is
  impassable. There is water on West Street. The playing field off
  Westbrook Road is underwater. Water is on Nichols and Julienne
  streets in the Hightower Area; however, both are passable. Water is
  approaching Packs Auto Detail Shop on South West Street.
* Impact...At 32.0 feet...Water begins to affect businesses on South
  President and South Farish streets. Sidney Street is flooded.
* Impact...At 31.0 feet...Water begins to impact approaches to
  additional homes and businesses in the Byram area.


              Flood    Observed        Forecast 7 AM      Crest
Location      Stg   Stg Day  Time   Sat   Sun   Mon Crest Time  Date

Middle Pearl River
Jackson        28  31.4 Fri 06 PM  31.6  32.0  32.4  33.0 06 AM 02/10


LAT...LON 3193 9025 3212 9034 3243 9013 3237 9002
      3213 9020 3198 9012


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