Wilkinson Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Flood Warning
Statement as of 10:57 AM CDT on April 27, 2015


The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Natchez
* until further notice.
* At 10:00 am Monday the stage was 48.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 49.5 feet by
Sunday morning.



              Flood observed forecast 7 am crest
location stg stg day time Tue Wed Thu crest time date

Lower Mississippi River
Natchez 48 48.5 Mon 10 am 48.8 49.0 49.2 49.5 07 am 05/03




Lat... Lon 3101 9170 3130 9167 3193 9129 3187 9114
      3130 9147 3100 9154






Flash Flood Watch
Statement as of 12:02 PM CDT on April 27, 2015

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Tuesday
afternoon...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of southeast Louisiana and southern Mississippi...
including the following areas... in southeast Louisiana...
Ascension... Assumption... East Baton Rouge... East Feliciana...
Iberville... Livingston... lower Jefferson... lower Lafourche...
lower Plaquemines... lower St. Bernard... lower Terrebonne...
northern Tangipahoa... Orleans... Pointe Coupee... southern
Tangipahoa... St. Charles... St. Helena... St. James... St. John
The Baptist... St. Tammany... upper Jefferson... upper
Lafourche... upper Plaquemines... upper St. Bernard... upper
Terrebonne... Washington... West Baton Rouge and West Feliciana.
In southern Mississippi... Amite... Hancock... Harrison...
Jackson... Pearl River... Pike... Walthall and Wilkinson.

* Through Tuesday afternoon

* a potent upper level storm system will impact the region through
Tuesday acting on an abundance of moisture to produce several
rounds of showers and thunderstorms during the period. Heavy
rainfall amounts of 1 to 3 inches had already occurred over many
areas this morning... and additional rainfall amounts of 1 to 3
inches can be expected through Tuesday with isolated amounts up
to 6 inches 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.



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