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WGUS84 KJAN 241611  
FLSJAN  
FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS  
1111 AM CDT WED APR 24 2019  
 
...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN  
ARKANSAS...MISSISSIPPI...LOUISIANA...  
 
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-MSC011-151-252211-  
/O.EXT.KJAN.FL.W.0096.000000T0000Z-190509T1800Z/  
/ARSA4.1.ER.190416T1530Z.190503T1200Z.190509T0600Z.NO/  
1111 AM CDT WED APR 24 2019  
   
..FLOOD WARNING EXTENDED UNTIL THURSDAY MAY 09
 
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER NEAR ARKANSAS CITY  
* UNTIL THURSDAY MAY 9.  
* AT 10:00 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 38.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 37.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 39.0 FEET FRIDAY  
MAY 03.  
* 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 7 AM CREST  
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME THU FRI SAT CREST TIME DATE  
 
LOWER MISSISSIPPI RIVER  
ARKANSAS CITY 37 38.0 WED 10 AM 38.1 38.2 38.5 39.0 01 PM 05/03  
 

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

 
 
ARC017-LAC035-MSC055-151-252211-  
/O.EXT.KJAN.FL.W.0030.000000T0000Z-190512T1800Z/  
/GEEM6.2.ER.190216T1227Z.190312T1315Z.190512T0600Z.NO/  
1111 AM CDT WED APR 24 2019  
   
..FLOOD WARNING EXTENDED UNTIL SUNDAY MAY 12
 
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER NEAR GREENVILLE  
* UNTIL SUNDAY MAY 12.  
* AT 10:00 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 50.4 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  
SATURDAY MAY 04.  
* IMPACT...AT 51.5 FEET...GREENVILLE BOAT STORE IS INOPERABLE FOR  
TOWBOAT SUPPLIES.  
 

 
 
FLOOD OBSERVED FORECAST 7 AM CREST  
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME THU FRI SAT CREST TIME DATE  
 
LOWER MISSISSIPPI RIVER  
GREENVILLE 48 50.4 WED 10 AM 50.4 50.5 50.5 51.0 07 AM 05/04  
 

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

 
 
LAC065-107-MSC021-063-149-252211-  
/O.EXT.KJAN.FL.W.0031.000000T0000Z-190517T0000Z/  
/VCKM6.3.ER.190217T0934Z.190310T1000Z.190516T1200Z.NO/  
1111 AM CDT WED APR 24 2019  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT VICKSBURG  
* UNTIL THURSDAY MAY 16.  
* AT 10:00 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 46.8 FEET.  
* MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 43.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 48.0 FEET MONDAY  
MAY 06.  
* IMPACT...AT 48.0 FEET...CULVERTS IN SOUTH VICKSBURG WEST OF HIGHWAY  
61 SOUTH ARE FULL. LOW LYING BUSINESSES NEAR THE RAILROAD BEGIN TO  
TAKE ON WATER.  
 

 
 
FLOOD OBSERVED FORECAST 7 AM CREST  
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME THU FRI SAT CREST TIME DATE  
 
LOWER MISSISSIPPI RIVER  
VICKSBURG 43 46.8 WED 10 AM 47.0 47.0 47.0 48.0 07 AM 05/06  
 

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

 
 
LAC029-MSC001-157-252211-  
/O.CON.KJAN.FL.W.0133.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/  
/NTZM6.3.ER.190104T1524Z.190312T2300Z.000000T0000Z.NO/  
1111 AM CDT WED APR 24 2019  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT NATCHEZ  
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  
* AT 10:00 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 54.2 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 TUESDAY  
MAY 07.  
* 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 7 AM CREST  
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME THU FRI SAT CREST TIME DATE  
 
LOWER MISSISSIPPI RIVER  
NATCHEZ 48 54.2 WED 10 AM 54.2 54.3 54.3 55.0 07 AM 05/07  
 

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

 
 
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