559  
WGUS84 KLIX 240111  
FLSLIX  
FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS/BATON ROUGE, LA  
811 PM CDT THU MAY 23 2019  
 
...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVER IN  
LOUISIANA...MISSISSIPPI...  
 
PEARL RIVER NEAR BOGALUSA AFFECTING ST. TAMMANY...WASHINGTON...  
HANCOCK AND PEARL RIVER COUNTIES/PARISHES  
 
PEARL RIVER NEAR PEARL RIVER AFFECTING ST. TAMMANY...HANCOCK AND  
PEARL RIVER COUNTIES/PARISHES  
 
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.  
 

 
 
LAC103-117-MSC045-109-250711-  
/O.CON.KLIX.FL.W.0039.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/  
/BXAL1.2.ER.190511T1456Z.190518T1030Z.000000T0000Z.NO/  
811 PM CDT THU MAY 23 2019  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE PEARL RIVER NEAR BOGALUSA.  
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  
* AT 7:00 PM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 20.6 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 18.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO A STAGE OF 20.3 FEET  
BY SATURDAY MAY 25TH.  
* IMPACT...AT 20.0 FEET...WOODLANDS AND CROP ACREAGE ALONG THE RIVER  
WILL BE FLOODED. THE BOGUE CHITTO WILDLIFE MANAGEMENT AREA WILL BE  
INUNDATED WITH WATER IN RECREATIONAL CAMPS AND OVER ACCESS ROADS.  
* IMPACT...AT 18.5 FEET...WOODLANDS AND CROP ACREAGE ALONG THE RIVER  
WILL BE FLOODED. THE BOGUE CHITTO WILDLIFE MANAGEMENT AREA WILL BE  
INUNDATED WITH WATER IN RECREATIONAL CAMPS AND OVER ACCESS ROADS.  
* IMPACT...AT 17.0 FEET...WOODLANDS AND CROP ACREAGE ALONG THE RIVER  
WILL BE FLOODED.  
* IMPACT...AT 16.0 FEET...WOODLANDS ALONG THE RIVER AND WILDLIFE  
MANAGEMENT PROPERTY WILL BE FLOODED  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3067 8976 3067 8990 3100 8979 3100 8969  
 

 
 
LAC103-MSC045-109-250711-  
/O.CON.KLIX.FL.W.0040.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/  
/PERL1.2.ER.190512T1115Z.190515T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/  
811 PM CDT THU MAY 23 2019  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE PEARL RIVER NEAR PEARL RIVER.  
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  
* AT 7:00 PM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 16.5 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 14.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO A STAGE OF 16.4 FEET  
BY SATURDAY MAY 25TH.  
* IMPACT...AT 16.0 FEET...LOWER PORTIONS OF STREETS IN RIVER GARDENS  
SUBDIVISION WILL BEGIN TO FLOOD. SECONDARY ROADS TO THE RIVER AND  
THROUGHOUT HONEY ISLAND SWAMP WILL REMAIN INUNDATED. PROPERTY IN  
THE VICINITY OF THE GAGE IS FLOODED THREATENING ABOUT 20 HOMES  
ALONG THE LEFT BANK. THE BOGUE CHITTO NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE WILL  
BE CLOSED TO HUNTING AT THE 15.5 FOOT STAGE.  
* IMPACT...AT 15.5 FEET...SECONDARY ROADS TO THE RIVER AND THROUGHOUT  
HONEY ISLAND SWAMP ARE INUNDATED. PROPERTY IN THE VICINITY OF THE  
GAGE IS FLOODED THREATENING ABOUT 20 HOMES ALONG THE LEFT BANK. THE  
BOGUE CHITTO NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE WILL BE CLOSED TO HUNTING AT  
THE 15.5 FOOT STAGE.  
* IMPACT...AT 14.0 FEET...SECONDARY ROADS TO THE RIVER AND THROUGHOUT  
HONEY ISLAND SWAMP ARE INUNDATED. PROPERTY IN THE VICINITY OF THE  
GAGE IS FLOODED THREATENING ABOUT 20 HOMES ALONG THE LEFT BANK.  
* IMPACT...AT 13.0 FEET...THE EAST AND WEST CHANNELS OF THE RIVER WILL  
BEGIN TO MERGE. HONEY ISLAND SWAMP TRAILS WILL BE UNDER WATER AS  
INUNDATION OF THE SWAMP BEGINS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3020 8955 3018 8964 3067 8990 3067 8976  
 

 
 
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