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Flood Warning

637 PM CST SUN FEB 7 2016

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

  Pearl River Above Philadelphia affecting Neshoba County
  Pearl River At Edinburg affecting Leake County
  Pearl River Near Carthage affecting Leake County
  Yockanookany River Near Ofahoma affecting Leake County
  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. 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.


637 PM CST SUN FEB 7 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Pearl River At Jackson
* until Thursday morning.
* At  6:15 PM Sunday the stage was 31.2 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 evening.
* 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   Mon   Tue   Wed Crest Time  Date

Middle Pearl River
Jackson        28  31.2 Sun 06 PM  30.9  30.2  29.4    Falling


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


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