554  
WGUS44 KLIX 180127  
FLWLIX  
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS BATON ROUGE LA  
827 PM CDT TUE MAY 17 2016  
 
...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS BATON ROUGE HAS ISSUED  
A FLOOD WARNING FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN MISSISSIPPI...  
 
BILOXI RIVER NEAR WORTHAM AFFECTING HARRISON COUNTY  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
FORECAST CRESTS ARE BASED UPON RAINFALL THAT HAS OCCURRED ALONG WITH  
ANTICIPATED RAIN FOR THE NEXT 12 HOURS. ADJUSTMENTS TO THE FORECASTS  
WILL BE MADE IF ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAINFALL OCCURS.  
 
DO NOT DRIVE CARS THROUGH FLOODED AREAS. REMEMBER, TWO FEET OF  
RUSHING WATER CAN CARRY AWAY MOST VEHICLES INCLUDING PICKUPS. TURN  
AROUND AND DON'T DROWN!  
 
A FOLLOWUP PRODUCT WILL BE ISSUED LATER. STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER  
RADIO, LOCAL TV AND RADIO STATIONS...OR YOUR CABLE PROVIDER, FOR THE  
LATEST INFORMATION. THE LATEST GRAPHICAL HYDROLOGIC INFORMATION CAN  
ALSO BE FOUND AT WEATHER.GOV.  
 

 
 
MSC047-190727-  
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/BLWM6.1.ER.160518T0020Z.160518T0100Z.000000T0000Z.NO/  
827 PM CDT TUE MAY 17 2016  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS/BATON ROUGE HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE BILOXI RIVER NEAR WORTHAM.  
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  
* AT 8:00 PM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 16.5 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 16.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST... THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO RISE TO NEAR 17.5 FEET CLOSE  
TO MIDNIGHT TONIGHT.  
* IMPACT...AT 16.0 FEET...PALMER CREEK AND WEST WORTHAM ROADS WILL BE  
UNDER WATER AND DRIVING WILL BE HAZARDOUS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3078 8927 3077 8930 3060 8920 3055 8911 3057 8911 3070 8915  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3078 8927 3077 8930 3060 8920 3055 8911 3057 8911 3070 8915  
 

 
 
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