243  
WGUS74 KJAN 020250  
FFSJAN  
 
FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON MS  
950 PM CDT SAT AUG 1 2020  
 
MSC121-020415-  
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RANKIN MS-  
950 PM CDT SAT AUG 1 2020  
 
...FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1115 PM CDT THIS  
EVENING FOR CENTRAL RANKIN COUNTY...  
 
AT 948 PM CDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING HEAVY  
RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. FROM 3 TO 5 INCHES OF RAIN HAVE FALLEN  
BETWEEN JACKSON AND FLOWOOD SINCE 9 PM. FLASH FLOODING IS ONGOING OR  
EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY.  
 
HAZARD...FLASH FLOODING CAUSED BY THUNDERSTORMS.  
 
SOURCE...DOPPLER RADAR.  
 
IMPACT...FLOODING OF SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS, URBAN AREAS,  
HIGHWAYS, STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER  
DRAINAGE AND LOW LYING AREAS.  
 
SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLASH FLOODING INCLUDE...  
JACKSON AND FLOWOOD.  
 
ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE IN THE  
WARNED AREA.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3236 9010 3242 8998 3233 8996 3227 9019  
3229 9017 3228 9017 3229 9016 3229 9015  
3231 9016 3231 9015 3232 9015 3233 9015  
3232 9014 3235 9012 3234 9011 3236 9011  
 
FLASH FLOOD...RADAR INDICATED  
 

 
 
GRG  
 
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