758  
WGUS84 KJAN 240117  
FLSJAN  
FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS  
817 PM CDT SAT MAR 23 2019  
 
...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN MISSISSIPPI...  
 
YAZOO RIVER AT YAZOO CITY AFFECTING YAZOO COUNTY  
BIG SUNFLOWER RIVER NEAR ANGUILLA AFFECTING SHARKEY COUNTY  
 
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!  
 
PLEASE NOTE THAT FORECAST CRESTS ARE BASED UPON RAINFALL THAT HAS  
OCCURRED ALONG WITH FORECAST RAINFALL FOR THE NEXT 24 HOURS. RIVER  
FORECASTS IN THE TOMBIGBEE RIVER BASIN HAVE AN ADDITIONAL 48 HOURS OF  
RAINFALL ADDED. RAINFALL AMOUNTS GREATER THAN FORECAST MAY TAKE THE  
RIVERS HIGHER.  
 
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE AT:  
HTTPS://WATER.WEATHER.GOV/AHPS2/INDEX.PHP?WFO=JAN  
 
THE NEXT REGULARLY SCHEDULED UPDATE IS EXPECTED BETWEEN 8 AND 10 AM.  
 

 
 
MSC163-250717-  
/O.CON.KJAN.FL.W.0003.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/  
/YZOM6.2.ER.190103T1005Z.190313T1800Z.000000T0000Z.NO/  
817 PM CDT SAT MAR 23 2019  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE YAZOO RIVER AT YAZOO CITY  
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  
* AT 7:00 PM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 35.6 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 29.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL REMAIN NEAR 35.6 FEET.  
 

 
 
FLOOD OBSERVED FORECAST 7 AM CREST  
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME SUN MON TUE CREST TIME DATE  
 
LOWER YAZOO RIVER  
YAZOO CITY 29 35.6 SAT 07 PM 35.6 35.6 35.5  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3262 9073 3285 9055 3302 9051 3301 9033  
3283 9042 3259 9062  
 

 
 
MSC125-250717-  
/O.CON.KJAN.FL.W.0046.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/  
/ANGM6.1.ER.190221T1500Z.190306T1100Z.000000T0000Z.NO/  
817 PM CDT SAT MAR 23 2019  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE BIG SUNFLOWER RIVER NEAR ANGUILLA  
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  
* AT 7:00 PM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 46.5 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 45.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE FALLING.  
 

 
 
FLOOD OBSERVED FORECAST 7 AM CREST  
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME SUN MON TUE CREST TIME DATE  
 
BIG SUNFLOWER RIVER  
ANGUILLA 45 46.5 SAT 07 PM 46.4 46.3 46.2 FALLING  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3255 9079 3294 9084 3324 9081 3324 9064  
3293 9067 3262 9073  
 

 
 
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