Lexington, MS (39095)

5:26 PM CDT on June 22, 2017 (GMT -0500)
Greenwood-Leflore | | Change Station

Elev 161 ft 33.49 °N, 90.08 °W | Updated 33 minutes ago

Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
85 °F
Feels Like 95 °F
N
14
Wind Variable Wind from SSE
Gusts 23 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.72 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 7500 ft
Scattered Clouds 10000 ft
Heat Index 95 °F
Dew Point 77 °F
Humidity 77%
Rainfall 0.53 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:52 AM 8:12 PM
Waning Crescent, 2% visible
METAR KGWO 222153Z AUTO 16012G20KT 10SM FEW075 SCT100 29/25 A2973 RMK AO2 RAE21 SLP064 P0001 T02940250
Pressure 29.72 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 7500 ft
Scattered Clouds 10000 ft
Heat Index 95 °F
Dew Point 77 °F
Humidity 77%
Rainfall 0.53 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:52 AM 8:12 PM
Waning Crescent, 2% visible
METAR KGWO 222153Z AUTO 16012G20KT 10SM FEW075 SCT100 29/25 A2973 RMK AO2 RAE21 SLP064 P0001 T02940250

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Tornado Watch
Issued: 5:03 PM CDT Jun. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

Tornado Watch 364 remains in effect until 1000 PM CDT for the
following locations

MS
. Mississippi counties included are

Adams Amite Attala
Bolivar Carroll Choctaw
Claiborne Clarke Clay
Copiah Covington Forrest
Franklin George Greene
Grenada Hancock Harrison
Hinds Holmes Humphreys
Issaquena Jackson Jasper
Jefferson Jefferson Davis Jones
Kemper Lamar Lauderdale
Lawrence Leake Leflore
Lincoln Lowndes Madison
Marion Montgomery Neshoba
Newton Noxubee Oktibbeha
Pearl River Perry Pike
Rankin Scott Sharkey
Simpson Smith stone
Sunflower Walthall Warren
Washington Wayne Webster
Wilkinson Winston Yazoo




Flood Warning
Issued: 11:14 AM CDT Jun. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Jackson has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Big Black River at west
* from Friday evening until further notice.
* At 10:45 am Thursday the stage was 10.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will rise above flood stage late tomorrow
evening and will continue to rise to near 17.5 feet Monday
morning.
* Impact... at 17.0 feet... several thousand acres of agricultural and
lowland become inundated.
* Impact... at 15.0 feet... lowlands and agricultural land near the
river begin to flood.


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

Upper Big Black River
west 15 10.7 Thu 11 am 12.8 15.8 17.0 17.5 07 am 06/26




Lat... Lon 3291 9006 3314 8990 3330 8981 3322 8963
      3313 8969 3285 8987






Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 1:13 PM CDT Jun. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Friday evening...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of southeast Arkansas, northeast Louisiana and
Mississippi, including the following areas in southeast
Arkansas, Ashley and Chicot. In northeast Louisiana,
Catahoula, Concordia, East Carroll, Franklin la, Madison la,
Morehouse, Richland, Tensas and West Carroll. In Mississippi,
Adams, Attala, Bolivar, Carroll, Choctaw, Claiborne, Clarke,
Clay, Copiah, Covington, Forrest, Franklin MS, Grenada, Hinds,
Holmes, Humphreys, Issaquena, Jasper, Jefferson, Jefferson
Davis, Jones, Kemper, Lamar, Lauderdale, Lawrence, Leake,
Leflore, Lincoln, Lowndes, Madison MS, Marion, Montgomery,
Neshoba, Newton, Noxubee, Oktibbeha, Rankin, Scott, Sharkey,
Simpson, Smith, Sunflower, Warren, Washington, Webster,
Winston and Yazoo.

* Through Friday evening

* rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches in a short period of time may
lead to flash flooding, especially with the ground saturated.
Several waves of showers and thunderstorms with heavy rain can
be expected across the region through Friday.


* The flooding of roads, low lying areas, and areas with poor
drainage will be possible. If encountering flooded roadways,
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.




113 PM CDT Thu Jun 22 2017

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Friday evening...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of southeast Arkansas, northeast Louisiana and
Mississippi, including the following areas in southeast
Arkansas, Ashley and Chicot. In northeast Louisiana,
Catahoula, Concordia, East Carroll, Franklin la, Madison la,
Morehouse, Richland, Tensas and West Carroll. In Mississippi,
Adams, Attala, Bolivar, Carroll, Choctaw, Claiborne, Clarke,
Clay, Copiah, Covington, Forrest, Franklin MS, Grenada, Hinds,
Holmes, Humphreys, Issaquena, Jasper, Jefferson, Jefferson
Davis, Jones, Kemper, Lamar, Lauderdale, Lawrence, Leake,
Leflore, Lincoln, Lowndes, Madison MS, Marion, Montgomery,
Neshoba, Newton, Noxubee, Oktibbeha, Rankin, Scott, Sharkey,
Simpson, Smith, Sunflower, Warren, Washington, Webster,
Winston and Yazoo.

* Through Friday evening

* rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches in a short period of time may
lead to flash flooding, especially with the ground saturated.
Several waves of showers and thunderstorms with heavy rain can
be expected across the region through Friday.


* The flooding of roads, low lying areas, and areas with poor
drainage will be possible. If encountering flooded roadways,
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.