135  
WGUS84 KJAN 121348  
FLSJAN  
FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS  
748 AM CST SUN FEB 12 2017  
 
...THE FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVER IN MISSISSIPPI...  
 
BIG BLACK RIVER AT WEST AFFECTING ATTALA AND HOLMES 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!  
 
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. ROUTINE 48 HOURS OF FORECAST RAINFALL IS USED ON TIBBEE  
CREEK...LUXAPALLILA CREEK...NOXUBEE RIVER...AND THE TOMBIGBEE RIVER.  
 
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE AT:  
HTTP://AHPS.SRH.NOAA.GOV/AHPS2/INDEX.PHP?WFO=JAN  
 
THE NEXT REGULARLY SCHEDULED UPDATE IS EXPECTED TONIGHT BETWEEN 8 AND  
10 PM.  
 

 
 
MSC007-051-121418-  
/O.CAN.KJAN.FL.W.0003.000000T0000Z-170213T0300Z/  
/WSTM6.1.ER.170210T1507Z.170211T0830Z.170212T0700Z.NO/  
748 AM CST SUN FEB 12 2017  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED FOR  
THE BIG BLACK RIVER AT WEST.  
* AT 6:45 AM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 14.5 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 15.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO 12.3 FEET BY TOMORROW  
MORNING.  
 

 
 
FLOOD OBSERVED FORECAST 6 AM CREST  
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME MON TUE WED CREST TIME DATE  
 
UPPER BIG BLACK RIVER  
WEST 15 14.5 SUN 07 AM 12.3 10.4 9.2 FALLING  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3291 9006 3314 8990 3330 8981 3322 8963  
3313 8969 3285 8987  
 

 
 
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