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  • Flood Warning - Click for Details
    Updated: Tue Apr-24-18 03:35pm UTC
    Effective: Thu Apr-26-18 06:00am UTC
    Expires: Fri Apr-27-18 08:24pm UTC
    Severity: Moderate
    Urgency: Expected
    Certainty: Likely
    Status: Actual
    Type: Alert
    Category: Met
    Areas affected: Attala; Holmes
    Instructions: Do not drive or walk through areas where water covers roadway! The water may be deeper than it appears. Remember...turn around, don`t drown! Forecasts are based on rainfall that has occurred and that which is forecast to occur. Routine 24 hours of forecast rainfall is used for most sites. Routine 48 hours of forecast rainfall is used on tibbee creek...luxapallila creek...noxubee river...and the tombigbee river. Additional information is available at: http://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=jan the next regularly scheduled update is expected tonight between 8 and 10 pm.
    Message Summary: ...the flood warning continues for the following rivers in mississippi...
    Big black river at west affecting attala and holmes counties the flood warning continues for the big black river at west, mississippi.
    * from late wednesday night to friday afternoon.
    * at 9:45 am tuesday the stage was 12.6 feet.
    * minor flooding is forecast.
    * flood stage is 15 feet.
    * forecast...the river will rise above flood stage early thursday morning and will continue to rise to near 16.0 feet by thursday morning. The river will fall below flood stage friday morning.
    * impact...at 15 feet...lowlands and agricultural land near the river begin to flood. && flood observed forecast 6 am crest location stg stg day time wed thu fri crest time date upper big black river west 15 12.6 tue 10 am 11.5 16.0 14.7 16.0 07 am 04/26 &&

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