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Flood Warning

859 PM CDT MON APR 27 2015

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

  Big Black River At West affecting Attala and Holmes Counties
  Big Black River Near Bentonia affecting Madison and Yazoo Counties
  Big Black River Near Bovina affecting Hinds and Warren 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. Routine 48 hours of forecast rainfall is used on Tibbee
Creek...Luxapallila Creek...Noxubee River...and the Tombigbee River.

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


859 PM CDT MON APR 27 2015

The Flood Warning continues for the Big Black River Near Bovina
* until further notice.
* At 8:15 PM Monday the stage was 28.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 28.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 30.3 feet by
  early Friday afternoon.
* Impact...At 28.0 feet...Low-lying agricultural land near the river
  begins to flood.


              Flood    Observed        Forecast 7 AM      Crest
Location      Stg   Stg Day  Time   Tue   Wed   Thu Crest Time  Date

Lower Big Black River
Bovina         28  28.0 Mon 08 PM  28.2  28.5  29.4  30.3 01 PM 05/01


LAT...LON 3217 9093 3224 9078 3256 9064 3245 9052
      3218 9065 3204 9102


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