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Mississippi, Sunflower

Flood Warning

Statement as of 10:24 AM CST on February 21, 2018

Expires 5:24 PM EST on February 22, 2018


... Forecast flooding increased from minor to moderate severity...
the Flood Warning continues for
the big Sunflower river at Sunflower.
* Until further notice.
* At 9:00 am Wednesday the stage was 21.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 25.0 feet early
Friday afternoon.
* Impact... at 25.0 feet... water begins to spread across farmland from
flooding at Jones Bayou. Widespread agricultural flooding is a
occurring in this area.
* Impact... at 23.0 feet... farm roads to Catfish ponds become
inundated.


              Flood observed forecast 6 am crest
location stg stg day time Thu Fri Sat crest time date

Big Sunflower river
Sunflower 21 21.3 Wed 09 am 21.9 25.0 24.5 25.0 12 PM 02/23




Lat... Lon 3324 9081 3363 9062 3388 9075 3399 9059
      3363 9048 3324 9064






Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 10:00 AM CST on February 21, 2018

Expires 1:00 PM EST on February 22, 2018


... Flash Flood Watch in effect through Thursday morning...

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 la, Madison la, Morehouse,
Richland, Tensas and West Carroll. In Mississippi, Humphreys,
Issaquena, Sharkey, Sunflower and Washington.

* Through Thursday morning

* multiple rounds of showers and thunderstorms producing heavy
rainfall could bring 3 to 5 inches of rain, with locally
higher amounts possible.

* The flooding of roads, low lying areas, and areas with poor
drainage will be possible. If encountering flooded roads,
remember to turn around, don't drown.

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.





1000 am CST Wed Feb 21 2018

... Flash Flood Watch in effect through Thursday morning...

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 la, Madison la, Morehouse,
Richland, Tensas and West Carroll. In Mississippi, Humphreys,
Issaquena, Sharkey, Sunflower and Washington.

* Through Thursday morning

* multiple rounds of showers and thunderstorms producing heavy
rainfall could bring 3 to 5 inches of rain, with locally
higher amounts possible.

* The flooding of roads, low lying areas, and areas with poor
drainage will be possible. If encountering flooded roads,
remember to turn around, don't drown.

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.





Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 10:00 AM CST on February 21, 2018

Expires 1:00 PM EST on February 22, 2018


... Flash Flood Watch in effect through Thursday morning...

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 la, Madison la, Morehouse,
Richland, Tensas and West Carroll. In Mississippi, Humphreys,
Issaquena, Sharkey, Sunflower and Washington.

* Through Thursday morning

* multiple rounds of showers and thunderstorms producing heavy
rainfall could bring 3 to 5 inches of rain, with locally
higher amounts possible.

* The flooding of roads, low lying areas, and areas with poor
drainage will be possible. If encountering flooded roads,
remember to turn around, don't drown.

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.





1000 am CST Wed Feb 21 2018

... Flash Flood Watch in effect through Thursday morning...

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 la, Madison la, Morehouse,
Richland, Tensas and West Carroll. In Mississippi, Humphreys,
Issaquena, Sharkey, Sunflower and Washington.

* Through Thursday morning

* multiple rounds of showers and thunderstorms producing heavy
rainfall could bring 3 to 5 inches of rain, with locally
higher amounts possible.

* The flooding of roads, low lying areas, and areas with poor
drainage will be possible. If encountering flooded roads,
remember to turn around, don't drown.

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.





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