589  
WGUS44 KJAN 060033  
FLWJAN  
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS  
733 PM CDT SAT MAY 5 2018  
 
...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSON HAS ISSUED A FLOOD WARNING  
FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN MISSISSIPPI...  
 
YALOBUSHA AT WHALEY AFFECTING CARROLL AND LEFLORE COUNTIES  
 
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!  
 
PLEASE NOTE THAT FORECAST CRESTS ARE BASED UPON RAINFALL THAT HAS  
OCCURRED ALONG WITH FORECASTRAINFALL FOR THE NEXT 24 HOURS. RAINFALL  
AMOUNTS GREATER THAN FORECAST MAY TAKE THE RIVERS HIGHER.  
 
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.  
 

 
 
MSC015-083-070632-  
/O.NEW.KJAN.FL.W.0088.180507T1200Z-180508T0600Z/  
/YWGM6.1.ER.180507T1200Z.180507T1200Z.180507T1800Z.NO/  
733 PM CDT SAT MAY 5 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSON HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE YALOBUSHA AT WHALEY  
* FROM MONDAY MORNING TO LATE MONDAY NIGHT.  
* AT 7:00 PM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 20.5 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 21.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO RISE TO NEAR FLOOD STAGE MONDAY  
MORNING.  
* IMPACT...AT 21.0 FEET...LOWLAND FLOODING IS OCCURRING NEAR THE  
RIVER.  
 

 
 
FLOOD OBSERVED FORECAST 7 AM CREST  
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME SUN MON TUE CREST TIME DATE  
 
YALOBUSHA RIVER  
WHALEY 21 20.5 SAT 07 PM 20.7 21.0 20.8 21.0 07 AM 05/07  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3362 9015 3375 9015 3383 8989 3380 8984  
3368 9006 3354 9014  
 

 
 
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