748  
WGUS84 KJAN 230207  
FLSJAN  
FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS  
807 PM CST TUE JAN 22 2019  
 
...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN  
LOUISIANA...MISSISSIPPI..  
 
MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT VICKSBURG AFFECTING MADISON AND TENSAS  
PARISHES AND CLAIBORNE...JEFFERSON AND WARREN COUNTIES  
 
MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT NATCHEZ AFFECTING CONCORDIA PARISH AND  
ADAMS AND WILKINSON COUNTIES  
 
 
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 BETWEEN 8 AND 10 AM.  
 

 
 
LAC065-107-MSC021-063-149-231800-  
/O.CON.KJAN.FL.W.0009.000000T0000Z-190123T1800Z/  
/VCKM6.1.ER.190111T2345Z.190119T1800Z.190123T0600Z.NO/  
807 PM CST TUE JAN 22 2019  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT VICKSBURG  
* UNTIL WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.  
* AT 7:00 PM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 43.2 FEET AND FALLING.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 43 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE FALLING AND WILL FALL BELOW  
FLOOD STAGE OVERNIGHT TONIGHT.  
* IMPACT...AT 43.5 FEET...LONG LAKE SUBDIVISION IS COMPLETELY FLOODED.  
VICKSBURG FLOODWALL GATES AT TRAIN DEPOT AND THE LUMBER YARD GATE 8  
ARE CLOSED.  
* IMPACT...AT 43 FEET...JACKSON LANE IN NORTH VICKSBURG BEGINS TO  
FLOOD.  
* IMPACT...AT 42 FEET...BUNGE GRAIN FACILITY NEAR ST. JOSEPH  
LOUISIANA CEASES LOADING OPERATIONS. CHICKASAW ROAD IS GOING UNDER  
WATER JUST WEST OF CHICKASAW COMMUNITY.  
 

 
 
FLOOD OBSERVED FORECAST 6 AM CREST  
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME WED THU FRI CREST TIME DATE  
 
LOWER MISSISSIPPI RIVER  
VICKSBURG 43 43.2 TUE 7 PM 42.8 42.1 41.6 SLOW FALL  
 

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

 
 
LAC029-MSC001-157-240808-  
/O.CON.KJAN.FL.W.0133.000000T0000Z-190210T0600Z/  
/NTZM6.2.ER.190104T1524Z.190120T1800Z.190209T1800Z.NO/  
807 PM CST TUE JAN 22 2019  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT NATCHEZ  
* UNTIL SUNDAY FEBRUARY 10.  
* AT 7:00 PM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 51.5 FEET AND SLOWLY FALLING.  
* MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 48 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE SLOWLY FALLING, GOING BELOW  
FLOOD STAGE AROUND FEBRUARY 9TH.  
* IMPACT...AT 51 FEET...WATER IS COVERING THE ROADS IN OLD DOWNTOWN  
AREA OF FORT ADAMS.  
* IMPACT...AT 48 FEET...CARTHAGE POINT ROAD BECOMES IMPASSABLE.  
 

 
 
FLOOD OBSERVED FORECAST 6 AM CREST  
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME WED THU FRI CREST TIME DATE  
 
LOWER MISSISSIPPI RIVER  
NATCHEZ 48 51.5 TUE 7 PM 51.2 50.5 49.9 SLOW FALL  
 

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

 
 
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