Flood Warning

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
1003 PM CDT Wed Apr 1 2020


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

  Mississippi River Near Arkansas City affecting Chicot...Desha...
  Bolivar and Washington Counties

  Mississippi River Near Greenville affecting Chicot...East
  Carroll...Issaquena and Washington Counties

  Mississippi River At Vicksburg affecting Madison...Tensas...
  Claiborne...Jefferson and Warren Counties/Parishes

  Mississippi River At Natchez affecting Concordia...Adams and
  Wilkinson Counties/Parishes

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!

Mississippi River forecasts are based on rainfall that has occurred
and that which is forecast to occur over the next 48 hours.

Additional information is available at:
https://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=JAN

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

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1003 PM CDT Wed Apr 1 2020


The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River At Vicksburg
* until Wednesday April 22.
* At  9:00 PM Wednesday the stage was 47.6 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 43.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 50.0 feet
  Wednesday April 08.
* Impact...At 50.0 feet...Water reaches the south end of Hutson
  Street. Hall Road at Cedars Road is closed and several businesses
  on Highway 61 South are flooded in the Vicksburg area.

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              Flood    Observed        Forecast 7 AM      Crest
Location      Stg   Stg Day  Time   Thu   Fri   Sat Crest Time  Date

Lower Mississippi River
Vicksburg      43  47.6 Wed 09 PM  48.0  48.5  49.1  50.0 07 AM 04/08


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LAT...LON 3193 9129 3227 9105 3277 9123 3278 9101
      3226 9086 3187 9114



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