295  
WGUS74 KLIX 221819  
FFSLIX  
 
FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA  
119 PM CDT SUN OCT 22 2017  
 
MSC059-221845-  
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JACKSON MS-  
119 PM CDT SUN OCT 22 2017  
 
...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 145 PM CDT FOR  
JACKSON COUNTY...  
 
AT 114 PM CDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING HEAVY  
RAIN EAST OF MOSS POINT IN THE WARNED AREA. UP TO THREE TO FOUR  
INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN ACROSS EXTREME SOUTHEAST JACKSON  
COUNTY. ADDITIONAL STORMS ARE EXPECTED TO TRACK ACROSS THIS AREA IN  
THE NEXT HOUR.  
 
SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
BILOXI, OCEAN SPRINGS, MOSS POINT, ST. MARTIN, ESCATAWPA, GAUTIER,  
WADE, LATIMER, BIG POINT, HELENA, GULF HILLS, HURLEY, VANCLEAVE,  
HICKORY HILLS AND GULF PARK ESTATES.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
A FLASH FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR OCCURRING.  
IF YOU ARE IN THE WARNED AREA MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND IMMEDIATELY.  
RESIDENTS LIVING ALONG STREAMS AND CREEKS SHOULD TAKE IMMEDIATE  
PRECAUTIONS TO PROTECT LIFE AND PROPERTY.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3039 8876 3039 8886 3040 8886 3041 8887  
3073 8888 3073 8842 3037 8842  
 

 
 
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