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Flood Warning
Issued: 7:17 PM CST Jan. 19, 2019 – National Weather Service


The Flood Warning continues for
the Yazoo River at Yazoo City
* until further notice.
* At 6:00 PM Saturday the stage was 31.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 29.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 32.0 feet
tomorrow morning.
* Impact... at 32.0 feet... minor flooding of mostly agricultural land
is occurring outside the levee protection system.
* Impact... at 29.0 feet... minor over bank is flooding is occurring
along the river.


              Flood observed forecast 6 am crest
location stg stg day time sun Mon Tue crest time date

Lower Yazoo River
Yazoo City 29 31.7 Sat 06 PM 32.0 31.9 31.8 32.0 06 am 01/20




Lat... Lon 3262 9073 3285 9055 3302 9051 3301 9033
      3283 9042 3259 9062





714 PM CST Sat Jan 19 2019


The Flood Warning continues for
the Big Black River near Bentonia
* until further notice.
* At 6:15 PM Saturday the stage was 23.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 24.9 feet
Thursday morning.
* Impact... at 23.5 feet... agricultural land near the river begins to
flood.



              Flood observed forecast 6 am crest
location stg stg day time sun Mon Tue crest time date

Lower Big Black River
Bentonia 22 23.2 Sat 06 PM 23.9 24.0 24.3 24.9 06 am 01/24




Lat... Lon 3256 9064 3281 9012 3291 9006 3285 8987
      3272 8996 3245 9052






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