462  
WGUS44 KLIX 231545  
FLWLIX  
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS/BATON ROUGE, LA  
945 AM CST SUN FEB 23 2020  
 
...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS BATON ROUGE HAS ISSUED  
A FLOOD WARNING FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN MISSISSIPPI...  
 
PASCAGOULA RIVER AT GRAHAM FERRY AFFECTING JACKSON COUNTY  
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
FORECAST CRESTS ARE BASED UPON RAINFALL THAT HAS OCCURRED ALONG WITH  
ANTICIPATED RAIN FOR THE NEXT 24 HOURS. ADJUSTMENTS TO THE FORECASTS  
WILL BE MADE IF ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAINFALL OCCURS.  
 
DO NOT DRIVE CARS THROUGH FLOODED AREAS. REMEMBER, TWO FEET OF  
RUSHING WATER CAN CARRY AWAY MOST VEHICLES INCLUDING PICKUPS. TURN  
AROUND AND DON'T DROWN!  
 
A FOLLOWUP PRODUCT WILL BE ISSUED LATER. STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER  
RADIO, LOCAL TV AND RADIO STATIONS...OR YOUR CABLE PROVIDER, FOR THE  
LATEST INFORMATION. THE LATEST GRAPHICAL HYDROLOGIC INFORMATION CAN  
ALSO BE FOUND AT WEATHER.GOV.  
 

 
 
MSC059-242145-  
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/PGFM6.1.ER.200227T1800Z.200227T1800Z.000000T0000Z.NO/  
945 AM CST SUN FEB 23 2020  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS/BATON ROUGE HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE PASCAGOULA RIVER AT GRAHAM FERRY.  
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  
* AT 8:45 AM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 15.2 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 16.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO RISE TO NEAR FLOOD STAGE  
THURSDAY FEBRUARY 27.  
* IMPACT...AT 16.0 FEET...RIVER PROPERTY AT CUMBEST BLUFF WILL BE CUT  
OFF BY HIGH WATER AND SOME RIVER ROADS WILL BE IMPASSABLE.  
* IMPACT...AT 15.0 FEET...LOWER ELEVATED HOMES AT CUMBEST BLUFF ARE  
THREATENED. SOME RIVER ROADS WILL BE IMPASSABLE.  
* IMPACT...AT 10.0 FEET...ACCESS ROADS TO THE RIVER WILL BEGIN TO  
FLOOD.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3039 8856 3039 8861 3074 8869 3074 8858  
 

 
 
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