San Francisco Weather

Severe Weather

Current Watches and Warnings

More Maps

Louisiana, Tensas

Flood Warning

Statement as of 11:53 AM CDT on July 04, 2015

Expires 6:53 PM EDT on July 05, 2015



The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Vicksburg
* from late Wednesday night until further notice.
* At 11:00 am Saturday the stage was 42.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 43.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will rise above flood stage by Thursday July
09 and will continue to rise to near 43.5 feet by Thursday July 16.
* Impact... at 44.0 feet... Ford and Kings subdivision at Pittman Road
and mary's alley begins to flood.
* 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 43.0 feet... Jackson Lane in north Vicksburg begins to
flood.
* Impact... at 42.0 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 7 am crest
location stg stg day time sun Mon Tue crest time date

Lower Mississippi River
Vicksburg 43 42.3 Sat 11 am 42.4 42.5 42.7 43.5 07 am 07/16




Lat... Lon 3193 9129 3227 9105 3277 9123 3278 9101
      3226 9086 3187 9114






Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 10:11 AM CDT on July 04, 2015

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on July 04, 2015


... Flash Flood Watch in effect until 7 PM CDT this evening...

The National Weather Service in Jackson has expanded the

* Flash Flood Watch to include portions of northeast Louisiana
and Mississippi... including the following areas... in northeast
Louisiana... East Carroll... Franklin... Madison... Morehouse...
Richland... Tensas and West Carroll. In Mississippi...
Claiborne... Hinds... Issaquena... Madison... Sharkey... Warren and
Yazoo.

* Until 7 PM CDT this evening

* showers and thunderstorms with heavy rainfall are expected
today... especially through the early afternoon. Rainfall
accumulations of 2 to 3 inches are possible in a short period of
time with locally higher amounts also possible.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.





Special Statement

Statement as of 12:01 PM CDT on July 04, 2015

Expires 1:30 PM EDT on July 04, 2015


... A strong thunderstorm will affect central Tensas Parish until 1230
PM CDT...

At 1201 PM CDT... meteorologists were tracking a strong thunderstorm
near Helena... or 22 miles northeast of Ferriday... moving east at 20
mph.

Nickel size hail and winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with
this storm.

This strong thunderstorm will be near...
Lake Bruin around 1220 PM CDT.
St. Joseph around 1225 PM CDT.

Lat... Lon 3205 9115 3204 9112 3205 9111 3204 9111
      3198 9115 3198 9116 3196 9119 3194 9119
      3192 9118 3191 9119 3188 9124 3185 9143
      3198 9144
time... Mot... loc 1701z 265deg 17kt 3191 9136


Cme


1201 PM CDT Sat Jul 4 2015

... A strong thunderstorm will affect central Tensas Parish until 1230
PM CDT...

At 1201 PM CDT... meteorologists were tracking a strong thunderstorm
near Helena... or 22 miles northeast of Ferriday... moving east at 20
mph.

Nickel size hail and winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with
this storm.

This strong thunderstorm will be near...
Lake Bruin around 1220 PM CDT.
St. Joseph around 1225 PM CDT.

Lat... Lon 3205 9115 3204 9112 3205 9111 3204 9111
      3198 9115 3198 9116 3196 9119 3194 9119
      3192 9118 3191 9119 3188 9124 3185 9143
      3198 9144
time... Mot... loc 1701z 265deg 17kt 3191 9136


Cme

Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch
Alaska - Dense Smoke Advisory , Record Report
Arizona - Record Report
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Record Report
California - Flash Flood Watch , Heat Advisory , Fire Weather Watch , Special Statement , Record Report
Colorado - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Georgia - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Guam - High Surf Advisory, Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch
Hawaii - Record Report
Idaho - Record Report
Illinois - Flood Warning
Indiana - Flood Warning , Air Quality Alert
Kansas - Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Flood Warning , Record Report
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Missouri - Flood Warning , Record Report
Montana - Fire Weather Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Nebraska - Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Flash Flood Watch , Record Report
New Mexico - Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Flash Flood Watch , Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Ohio - Flood Warning
Oregon - Heat Advisory , Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
Pennsylvania - Areal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Puerto Rico - Coastal Hazard Statement
South Carolina - Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Tennessee - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Texas - Flood Warning
Utah - Record Report
Virgin Islands - Coastal Hazard Statement
Virginia - Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Washington - Heat Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement , Record Report
West Virginia - Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Record Report , Public Information Statement