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WGUS54 KLIX 150026  
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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA  
726 PM CDT SAT APR 14 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS HAS EXTENDED THE  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
HARRISON COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN MISSISSIPPI...  
JACKSON COUNTY IN SOUTHERN MISSISSIPPI...  
 
* UNTIL 1030 PM CDT.  
 
* AT 720 PM CDT, EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT REPORTED RESIDUAL STREET  
FLOODING AND ROAD CLOSURES DUE TO FLOOD WATERS ACROSS PARTS OF  
HARRISON COUNTY. THE HEAVIEST RAINFALL WAS MOVING ACROSS JACKSON  
COUNTY.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
GULFPORT, BILOXI, OCEAN SPRINGS, LONG BEACH, MOSS POINT, ST.  
MARTIN, ESCATAWPA, GAUTIER, D'IBERVILLE, WADE, LATIMER, BIG POINT,  
LYMAN, SAUCIER, HELENA, GULF HILLS, HURLEY, VANCLEAVE, HICKORY  
HILLS AND GULFPORT AIRPORT.  
 
ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 2 TO 3 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE IN THE  
WARNED AREA, ESPECIALLY JACKSON COUNTY. RESIDUAL STREET FLOODING  
WILL EXIST THROUGH 10 PM THIS EVENING.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE  
DANGERS OF FLOODING.  
 
EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL  
CREEKS AND STREAMS, URBAN AREAS, HIGHWAYS, STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS  
WELL AS OTHER DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.  
 
PLEASE REPORT FLOODING TO YOUR LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY WHEN YOU  
CAN DO SO SAFELY.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3043 8840 3037 8863 3043 8885 3043 8899  
3042 8901 3041 8899 3040 8886 3038 8907  
3031 8926 3036 8928 3039 8934 3065 8934  
3067 8889 3073 8888 3074 8841  
 

 
 
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