343  
WGUS44 KJAN 241659  
FLWJAN  
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS  
1059 AM CST MON FEB 24 2020  
 
MISSISSIPPI RIVER NEAR ARKANSAS CITY AFFECTING CHICOT...DESHA...  
BOLIVAR AND WASHINGTON COUNTIES  
 
MISSISSIPPI RIVER NEAR GREENVILLE AFFECTING CHICOT...EAST  
CARROLL...ISSAQUENA AND WASHINGTON COUNTIES  
 
MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT VICKSBURG AFFECTING MADISON...TENSAS...  
CLAIBORNE...JEFFERSON AND WARREN COUNTIES/PARISHES  
 
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!  
 
MISSISSIPPI RIVER FORECASTS ARE BASED ON RAINFALL THAT HAS OCCURRED  
AND THAT WHICH IS FORECAST TO OCCUR OVER THE NEXT 48 HOURS.  
 
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE AT:  
HTTPS://WATER.WEATHER.GOV/AHPS2/INDEX.PHP?WFO=JAN  
 
THE NEXT REGULARLY SCHEDULED UPDATE IS EXPECTED TONIGHT BETWEEN 8 AND  
10 PM.  
 

 
 
ARC017-041-MSC011-151-252259-  
/O.EXT.KJAN.FL.W.0084.000000T0000Z-200304T1800Z/  
/ARSA4.1.ER.200219T1924Z.200226T1200Z.200304T0600Z.NO/  
1059 AM CST MON FEB 24 2020  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER NEAR ARKANSAS CITY.  
* UNTIL WEDNESDAY MARCH 04.  
* AT 10:00 AM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 39.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 37.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 39.2 FEET  
WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 26.  
* IMPACT...AT 37.0 FEET...THE LOW SILT PLAIN IN FRONT OF ARKANSAS CITY  
INSIDE THE LEVEE SYSTEM BEGINS TO FLOOD ALONG WITH WIDESPREAD  
BOTTOMLAND FLOODING AT HUNTINGTON POINT MISSISSIPPI.  
 

 
 
FLOOD OBSERVED FORECAST 6 AM CREST  
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME TUE WED THU CREST TIME DATE  
 
LOWER MISSISSIPPI RIVER  
ARKANSAS CITY 37 39.0 MON 10 AM 39.0 39.2 39.2 39.2 06 AM 02/26  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3340 9128 3357 9128 3413 9108 3412 9066  
3358 9106 3340 9105  
 

 
 
ARC017-LAC035-MSC055-151-252259-  
/O.EXT.KJAN.FL.W.0069.000000T0000Z-200306T0400Z/  
/GEEM6.1.ER.200218T0042Z.200227T0000Z.200305T1600Z.NO/  
1059 AM CST MON FEB 24 2020  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER NEAR GREENVILLE.  
* UNTIL THURSDAY MARCH 05.  
* AT 10:00 AM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 50.7 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 48.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 51.0 FEET  
WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 26.  
* IMPACT...AT 50.0 FEET...UPPER LAKE FERGUSON ROAD AND WARFIELD POINT  
PARK ARE CLOSED.  
 

 
 
FLOOD OBSERVED FORECAST 6 AM CREST  
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME TUE WED THU CREST TIME DATE  
 
LOWER MISSISSIPPI RIVER  
GREENVILLE 48 50.7 MON 10 AM 50.8 50.9 51.0 51.0 06 PM 02/26  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3277 9123 3340 9128 3340 9105 3283 9101  
3277 9101 3278 9111  
 

 
 
LAC065-107-MSC021-063-149-252259-  
/O.EXT.KJAN.FL.W.0033.000000T0000Z-200308T2200Z/  
/VCKM6.2.ER.200117T0542Z.200227T1200Z.200308T1000Z.NO/  
1059 AM CST MON FEB 24 2020  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT VICKSBURG.  
* UNTIL SUNDAY MARCH 08.  
* AT 10:00 AM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 47.2 FEET.  
* MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 43.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 47.5 FEET  
THURSDAY FEBRUARY 27.  
* IMPACT...AT 46.8 FEET...LETOURNEAU TECHNOLOGIES EXPERIENCES FLOODING  
PROBLEMS. VICKSBURG FLOOD WALL GATE NUMBER 7 AT LUMBER YARD IS  
CLOSED.  
 

 
 
FLOOD OBSERVED FORECAST 6 AM CREST  
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME TUE WED THU CREST TIME DATE  
 
LOWER MISSISSIPPI RIVER  
VICKSBURG 43 47.2 MON 10 AM 47.2 47.3 47.5 47.5 06 AM 02/27  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3193 9129 3227 9105 3277 9123 3278 9101  
3226 9086 3187 9114  
 

 
 
LAC029-MSC001-157-252259-  
/O.EXT.KJAN.FL.W.0034.000000T0000Z-200312T0130Z/  
/NTZM6.2.ER.200115T0134Z.200228T1200Z.200311T1330Z.NO/  
1059 AM CST MON FEB 24 2020  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT NATCHEZ.  
* UNTIL WEDNESDAY MARCH 11.  
* AT 10:00 AM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 54.3 FEET.  
* MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 48.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 55.0 FEET FRIDAY  
FEBRUARY 28.  
* 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 TUE WED THU CREST TIME DATE  
 
LOWER MISSISSIPPI RIVER  
NATCHEZ 48 54.3 MON 10 AM 54.5 54.6 54.8 55.0 06 AM 02/28  
 

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

 
 
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