Weather Alerts

Flood Warning

The following area is affected:

  • Claiborne

843 PM CDT Fri May 26 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
The Mississippi River At Vicksburg
* until Wednesday June 07.
* At 8:00 PM Friday the stage was 48.3 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast: The river will continue to gradually fall but will remain
above flood stage until further notice.
* Flood stage is 43.0 feet.
* Impact...At 48.0 feet...Culverts in South Vicksburg west of Highway
61 South are full. Low lying businesses near the railroad begin to
take on water.

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Flood Observed Forecast 6 AM Crest
Location Stg Stg Day Time Sat Sun Mon Crest Time Date

Lower Mississippi River
Vicksburg 43 48.3 Fri 08 PM 48.4 48.2 47.9 M M

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LAT...LON 3193 9129 3227 9105 3277 9123 3278 9101
3226 9086 3187 9114

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Flood Warning

The following area is affected:

  • Pearl River

803 PM CDT Fri May 26 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
The Pearl River Near Pearl River.
* until late Saturday night.
* At 7:00 PM Friday the stage was 14.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Forecast... The river is cresting and will fall below flood stage
by early Sunday May 28.
* Impact...At 14.0 feet...Secondary roads to the river and throughout
Honey Island Swamp are inundated. Property in the vicinity of the
gage is flooded threatening about 20 homes along the left bank.
* Impact...At 13.0 feet...The east and west channels of the river will
begin to merge. Honey Island Swamp trails will be under water as
inundation of the swamp begins.

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LAT...LON 3067 8976 3067 8990 3018 8964 3020 8955

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