146  
WGUS84 KJAN 260142  
FLSJAN  
FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS  
842 PM CDT THU MAY 25 2017  
 
...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN  
LOUISIANA...MISSISSIPPI..  
 
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!  
 
FORECASTS ARE BASED ON RAINFALL THAT HAS OCCURRED AND THAT WHICH IS  
FORECAST TO OCCUR. ROUTINE 24 HOURS OF FORECAST RAINFALL IS USED FOR  
MOST SITES.  
 
THE NEXT REGULARLY SCHEDULED UPDATE IS EXPECTED BETWEEN 8 AND 10 AM.  
 

 
 
LAC029-MSC001-157-270742-  
/O.CON.KJAN.FL.W.0031.000000T0000Z-170614T2100Z/  
/NTZM6.2.ER.170509T0119Z.170528T1200Z.170614T0900Z.NO/  
842 PM CDT THU MAY 25 2017  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT NATCHEZ  
* UNTIL WEDNESDAY JUNE 14.  
* AT 8:00 PM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 54.9 FEET.  
* MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 48.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 55.3 FEET SUNDAY  
MORNING. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE WEDNESDAY MORNING.  
* IMPACT...AT 55.5 FEET...RESIDENTS AT THE END OF PERCY CREEK SAND  
ROAD ARE DENIED ACCESS TO THEIR HOMES DUE TO HIGH WATER.  
* IMPACT...AT 55.0 FEET...POND ROAD IN FORT ADAMS IS FLOODED. EIGHT TO  
ELEVEN HOMES ARE UNDER WATER IN THE TOWNSHIP.  
 

 
 
FLOOD OBSERVED FORECAST 6 AM CREST  
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME FRI SAT SUN CREST TIME DATE  
 
LOWER MISSISSIPPI RIVER  
NATCHEZ 48 54.9 THU 08 PM 55.0 55.1 55.3 55.3 07 AM 05/28  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3101 9170 3130 9167 3193 9129 3187 9114  
3130 9147 3100 9154  
 

 
 
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