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Flood Warning

Statement as of 7:59 PM CDT on June 22, 2017

Expires 2:59 AM EDT on June 24, 2017



The Flood Warning continues for
the Big Black River near Bentonia
* from Sunday afternoon until further notice.
* At 7:00 PM Thursday the stage was 16.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will rise above flood stage Sunday afternoon
and will continue to rise to near 24.0 feet early Tuesday morning.
* Impact... at 23.5 feet... agricultural land near the river begins to
flood.
* Impact... at 22.0 feet... low lying Woodland areas along the river
begins to flood.
* Impact... at 21.0 feet... minor low land flooding occurs along the
river.



              Flood observed forecast 6 am crest
location stg stg day time Fri Sat sun crest time date

Lower Big Black River
Bentonia 22 16.9 Thu 07 PM 17.8 20.0 21.6 24.0 01 am 06/27




Lat... Lon 3256 9064 3281 9012 3291 9006 3285 8987
      3272 8996 3245 9052






Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 10:20 PM CDT on June 22, 2017

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on June 23, 2017


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Friday evening...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of southeast Arkansas, northeast Louisiana and
Mississippi, including the following areas in southeast
Arkansas, Ashley and Chicot. In northeast Louisiana,
Catahoula, Concordia, East Carroll, Franklin la, Madison la,
Morehouse, Richland, Tensas and West Carroll. In Mississippi,
Adams, Attala, Bolivar, Carroll, Choctaw, Claiborne, Clarke,
Clay, Copiah, Covington, Forrest, Franklin MS, Grenada, Hinds,
Holmes, Humphreys, Issaquena, Jasper, Jefferson, Jefferson
Davis, Jones, Kemper, Lamar, Lauderdale, Lawrence, Leake,
Leflore, Lincoln, Lowndes, Madison MS, Marion, Montgomery,
Neshoba, Newton, Noxubee, Oktibbeha, Rankin, Scott, Sharkey,
Simpson, Smith, Sunflower, Warren, Washington, Webster,
Winston and Yazoo.

* Through Friday evening

* rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches in a short period of time
may lead to flash flooding, especially with the ground
saturated. Several waves of showers and thunderstorms with
heavy rain can be expected across the region through Friday.

* The flooding of roads, low lying areas, and areas with poor
drainage will be possible. If encountering flooded roadways,
remember to turn around, don't drown.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.




Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 10:20 PM CDT on June 22, 2017

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on June 23, 2017


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Friday evening...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of southeast Arkansas, northeast Louisiana and
Mississippi, including the following areas in southeast
Arkansas, Ashley and Chicot. In northeast Louisiana,
Catahoula, Concordia, East Carroll, Franklin la, Madison la,
Morehouse, Richland, Tensas and West Carroll. In Mississippi,
Adams, Attala, Bolivar, Carroll, Choctaw, Claiborne, Clarke,
Clay, Copiah, Covington, Forrest, Franklin MS, Grenada, Hinds,
Holmes, Humphreys, Issaquena, Jasper, Jefferson, Jefferson
Davis, Jones, Kemper, Lamar, Lauderdale, Lawrence, Leake,
Leflore, Lincoln, Lowndes, Madison MS, Marion, Montgomery,
Neshoba, Newton, Noxubee, Oktibbeha, Rankin, Scott, Sharkey,
Simpson, Smith, Sunflower, Warren, Washington, Webster,
Winston and Yazoo.

* Through Friday evening

* rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches in a short period of time
may lead to flash flooding, especially with the ground
saturated. Several waves of showers and thunderstorms with
heavy rain can be expected across the region through Friday.

* The flooding of roads, low lying areas, and areas with poor
drainage will be possible. If encountering flooded roadways,
remember to turn around, don't drown.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.




Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Areal Flood Advisory, Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Areal Flood Advisory, Coastal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Arizona - Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory , Air Quality Alert , Record Report
Arkansas - Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
American Samoa - Flash Flood Watch
California - Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning, Heat Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Beach Hazard Statement , Hydrologic Statement , Record Report
Colorado - Special Statement
Florida - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Hazard Statement , Record Report
Georgia - Record Report
Hawaii - Special Statement
Idaho - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning
Illinois - Flash Flood Watch
Indiana - Flash Flood Watch
Iowa - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Advisory
Maryland - Flash Flood Watch , Air Quality Alert
Michigan - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Special Statement
Minnesota - Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Advisory
Missouri - Flash Flood Watch
Montana - Flood Warning , Lake Wind Advisory
Nebraska - Special Statement
Nevada - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Record Report
New Mexico - Heat Advisory
North Carolina - Beach Hazard Statement
North Dakota - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Ohio - Flash Flood Watch
Oregon - Heat Advisory, Excessive Heat Watch , Excessive Heat Warning, Heat Advisory , Heat Advisory , Fire Weather Warning
Pennsylvania - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch
Puerto Rico -
South Carolina - Flood Warning
Tennessee - Flash Flood Watch
Texas - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Heat Advisory , Record Report
Utah - Excessive Heat Warning , Record Report
Virginia - Flash Flood Watch
Washington - Heat Advisory, Excessive Heat Watch , Heat Advisory , Special Statement
West Virginia - Flash Flood Watch
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement

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