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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
720 PM CST MON FEB 8 2016

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

  Pearl River At Jackson affecting Hinds and Rankin Counties
  Pearl River Near Rockport affecting Copiah and Simpson Counties
  Pearl River Near Monticello affecting Lawrence County
  Pearl River Near Columbia affecting Marion County

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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.

&&

MSC049-121-100720-
/O.EXT.KJAN.FL.W.0020.000000T0000Z-160211T1236Z/
/JACM6.1.ER.160204T0430Z.160206T1930Z.160210T2136Z.NO/
720 PM CST MON FEB 8 2016


The Flood Warning continues for
  The Pearl River At Jackson
* until Thursday morning.
* At  6:15 PM Monday the stage was 30.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 28.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue falling and will fall below
  flood stage by Wednesday afternoon.
* Impact...At 31.0 feet...Water begins to impact approaches to
  additional homes and businesses in the Byram area.
* Impact...At 30.0 feet...Water backs up into several creeks and
  streams in the Jackson area. Water is under some homes near the
  river in the Byram area.
* Impact...At 29.0 feet...Farmland in southern Rankin County begins to
  flood and water begins to affect home access near the river in the
  Byram area.


&&

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

Middle Pearl River
Jackson        28  30.6 Mon 06 PM  30.0  28.8  26.6    Falling


&&


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



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