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Flood Warning

Statement as of 8:58 PM CDT on April 16, 2014

Expires 5:00 AM EDT on April 20, 2014


... Flood Warning extended until Monday evening...

The Flood Warning continues for the yockanookany river near Ofahoma
* until Monday evening.
* At 7:45 PM Wednesday the stage was 19.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 19.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 21.2 feet by
early Friday afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage by
Monday morning.
* Impact... at 19.0 feet... minor overbank flooding of farmland along
the river is occurring.


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

Yockanookany river
Ofahoma 19 19.7 Wed 08 PM 20.2 21.1 20.9 21.2 01 PM 04/18




Lat... Lon 3267 8975 3280 8976 3295 8972 3293 8958
      3280 8964 3271 8964






858 PM CDT Wed Apr 16 2014

... Flood Warning extended until Friday morning...

The Flood Warning continues for the tuscolameta creek at Walnut Grove
* until Friday morning.
* At 8:00 PM Wednesday the stage was 26.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
tomorrow evening.
* Impact... at 25.0 feet... agricultural land and low areas along and
near the river begin to flood.


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

Tuscolameta creek
Walnut Grove 25 26.5 Wed 08 PM 26.1 23.2 18.3 falling




Lat... Lon 3266 8953 3261 8945 3257 8935 3250 8942
      3258 8953 3263 8960






858 PM CDT Wed Apr 16 2014

The Flood Warning continues for the Pearl River near Lena
* until late Saturday night.
* At 8:30 PM Wednesday the stage was 23.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 24.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will rise above flood stage by just after
midnight tonight and will continue to rise to near 24.3 feet by
tomorrow evening. The river will fall below flood stage by early
Saturday afternoon.
* Impact... at 24.0 feet... minor flooding of agricultural and pasture
land is occurrin along the river.


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

Upper Pearl River
Lena 24 23.9 Wed 08 PM 24.1 24.3 24.1 24.3 07 PM 04/17




Lat... Lon 3265 8980 3271 8965 3267 8962 3264 8960
      3261 8969 3256 8978






858 PM CDT Wed Apr 16 2014

The Flood Warning continues for the Pearl River near Carthage
* until further notice.
* At 7:45 PM Wednesday the stage was 21.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 22.0 feet by
early Friday afternoon.
* Impact... at 20.0 feet... widespread flooding of lowlands upstream and
downstream of Highway 35 bridge is occurring.


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

Upper Pearl River
Carthage 17 21.3 Wed 08 PM 21.4 21.9 21.9 22.0 01 PM 04/18




Lat... Lon 3271 8964 3277 8956 3280 8951 3268 8946
      3266 8952 3263 8960






858 PM CDT Wed Apr 16 2014

The Flood Warning continues for the Pearl River at Edinburg
* until further notice.
* At 7:45 PM Wednesday the stage was 23.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 23.5 feet by
tomorrow evening.
* Impact... at 24.0 feet... some dirt roads near the river are flooded.
* Impact... at 23.0 feet... water is partially covering several County
roads and dirt roads near the river. The lumber yard downstream of
State Highway 16 bridge is affected.


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

Upper Pearl River
Edinburg 20 23.2 Wed 08 PM 23.4 23.5 23.2 23.5 07 PM 04/17




Lat... Lon 3280 8951 3285 8935 3289 8922 3277 8918
      3273 8932 3268 8946






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