683  
WGUS84 KJAN 151554  
FLSJAN  
FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS  
1054 AM CDT SUN MAY 15 2016  
 
...THE FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS  
IN LOUISIANA...  
 
BOEUF RIVER NEAR FORT NECESSITY AFFECTING FRANKLIN PARISH  
 
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 12 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.  
 

 
 
LAC041-151624-  
/O.CAN.KJAN.FL.W.0037.000000T0000Z-160515T2100Z/  
/NECL1.3.ER.160310T1839Z.160401T2100Z.160514T2054Z.NR/  
1054 AM CDT SUN MAY 15 2016  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED FOR  
THE BOEUF RIVER NEAR FORT NECESSITY.  
* AT 10:00 AM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 49.8 FEET.  
* THE RIVER FELL BELOW FLOOD STAGE AT 3:54 PM SATURDAY.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 50.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL.  
* IMPACT...AT 50.0 FEET...WIDESPREAD FLOODING OF FARM AND AGRICULTURAL  
LAND IS OCCURRING ALONG AND NEAR THE RIVER.  
* IMPACT...AT 40.0 FEET...MINOR OVERBANK FLOODING IS OCCURRING NEAR  
THE RIVER.  
 

 
 
FLOOD OBSERVED FORECAST 7 AM CREST  
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME MON TUE WED CREST TIME DATE  
 
BOEUF RIVER  
FORT NECESSITY 50 49.8 SUN 10 AM 49.5 49.3 49.0 FALLING  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3186 9180 3196 9192 3205 9201 3212 9202  
3218 9184 3195 9179  
 

 
 
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