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Watches & Warnings

Tornado Watch
Issued: 12:03 PM CDT Apr. 18, 2019 – National Weather Service

Tornado Watch 82 remains in effect until 700 PM CDT for the
following locations

MS
. Mississippi counties included are

Adams Amite Claiborne
Copiah Franklin Hinds
Holmes Humphreys Issaquena
Jefferson Lawrence Lincoln
Madison Pike Rankin
Sharkey Simpson Warren
Wilkinson Yazoo




Flood Warning
Issued: 9:18 AM CDT Apr. 18, 2019 – National Weather Service


The Flood Warning continues for
the Pearl River near Monticello
* until further notice.
* At 8:15 am Thursday the stage was 23.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 26.0 feet early
Saturday afternoon.


              Flood observed forecast 7 am crest
location stg stg day time Fri Sat sun crest time date

Middle Pearl River
Monticello 22 23.9 Thu 08 am 25.4 25.9 26.0 26.0 01 PM 04/20




Lat... Lon 3140 9008 3155 9017 3168 9019 3169 9005
      3155 9002 3140 8992






Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 9:02 AM CDT Apr. 18, 2019 – National Weather Service

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

* widespread heavy rainfall of 2 to 4 inches with locally higher
amounts possible in a few hours.

* This rainfall will occur over saturated soils and ongoing
areal flooding in locations.

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.




Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 9:02 AM CDT Apr. 18, 2019 – National Weather Service

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

* widespread heavy rainfall of 2 to 4 inches with locally higher
amounts possible in a few hours.

* This rainfall will occur over saturated soils and ongoing
areal flooding in locations.

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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