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Flood Warning
Issued: 1:00 PM CST Feb. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Jackson has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Mississippi River at Vicksburg
* from Friday March 09 to Wednesday March 14.
* At 12:00 PM Wednesday the stage was 32.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 43.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will rise above flood stage Friday March 09
and will continue to rise to near 44.0 feet Monday March 12. The
river will fall below flood stage Wednesday March 14.
* Flood history... this crest compares to a previous crest of 44.3 feet
on may 23 2013.
* 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 41.2 feet... Long Lake Road is under water starting where
the low Road to the island takes off south. Access to Long Lake
community requires a boat. Chickasaw Road GOES under water just
west of the Chickasaw community.
* Impact... at 40.5 feet... Shady Lane drive becomes impassable. Long
Lake Road becomes impassable just north of Cypress drive.
* Impact... at 36.5 feet... water begins to affect the Long Lake
community. The low Road to Kings Island becomes impassable.


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

Lower Mississippi River
Vicksburg 43 32.5 Wed 12 PM 33.0 33.6 34.5 44.0 07 am 03/12




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






938 am CST Wed Feb 21 2018

... Flood Warning extended until further notice...

The Flood Warning continues for
the Big Black River near Bovina
* until further notice.
* At 8:15 am Wednesday the stage was 28.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 28.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 31.5 feet early
Friday afternoon.
* Impact... at 32.0 feet... several access roads along and near the
river are under water.


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

Lower Big Black River
Bovina 28 28.8 Wed 08 am 29.8 31.4 31.1 31.5 12 PM 02/23




Lat... Lon 3217 9093 3224 9078 3256 9064 3245 9052
      3218 9065 3204 9102






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