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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Jackson MS
1101 AM CDT Thu Apr 22 2021

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Mississippi...Louisiana...

  Mississippi River At Natchez affecting Concordia Parish and
  Wilkinson and Adams Counties.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Caution is urged when walking near riverbanks.

Forecast includes rainfall on the ground and 48 hours of additional
rainfall.

Additional information is available at
www.water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=JAN

The next statement will be issued this evening at 8 PM CDT.

&&


LAC029-MSC001-157-230415-
/O.EXT.KJAN.FL.W.0011.000000T0000Z-210425T1800Z/
/NTZM6.1.ER.210316T1620Z.210415T1700Z.210425T0000Z.NO/
1101 AM CDT Thu Apr 22 2021

...The Flood Warning is now in effect until early Sunday afternoon...

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River At Natchez.
* Until Sunday afternoon.
* At 10:00 AM CDT Thursday the stage was 50.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue falling and is expected to fall
  below flood stage Saturday evening. The river will fall to 44.3
  feet by next Thursday.

&&


                 Fld   Observed           Forecasts (1 pm CDT)
Location         Stg   Stg   Day/Time     Fri   Sat   Sun

Mississippi River
Natchez          48.0  50.3  Thu 10 am CD 49.2  48.3  47.3





&&

LAT...LON 3101 9170 3130 9167 3193 9129 3187 9114
      3130 9147 3100 9154

$$

2

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
1050 AM CDT Thu Apr 22 2021

...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in
Louisiana...

  Calcasieu River Near Glenmora

...The Flood Warning is cancelled for the following rivers in
Louisiana...

  Mermentau River Near Mermentau

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana...

  Atchafalaya River At Morgan City

  Calcasieu River NEAR White Oak Park

Additional information is available at www.weather.gov.


LAC099-101-231600-
/O.EXT.KLCH.FL.W.0120.000000T0000Z-210427T0600Z/
/MCGL1.1.ER.210405T2000Z.210414T1200Z.210427T0000Z.NO/
1050 AM CDT Thu Apr 22 2021

...The Flood Warning is now in effect until early Tuesday morning...

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Atchafalaya River At Morgan City.
* Until late Monday night.
* At 10:15 AM CDT Thursday the stage was 6.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 6.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending
  at 10:15 AM CDT Thursday was 6.2 feet.
* Forecast...The river will oscillate around flood stage with a
  maximum value of 6.1 feet this afternoon.
* Impact...At 6.0 feet, Flood stage. The city dock will be under
  water. Water will cover the lower end of Belleview Front Street in
  Berwick. Vessel traffic will be affected by stronger river current
  and vessel traffic safety rules will be strictly enforced by the
  U.S. Coast Guard.

&&


                 Fld   Observed           Forecasts (1 pm CDT)
Location         Stg   Stg   Day/Time     Fri   Sat   Sun

Atchafalaya River
Morgan City      6.0   6.0   Thu 10 am CD 6.0   6.0   5.9





&&

LAT...LON 2997 9124 2980 9110 2939 9113 2951 9154
      2986 9139 2995 9147

$$

Denson

Flood Statement
National Weather Service New Orleans LA
1024 AM CDT Thu Apr 22 2021

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana...

  Mississippi River At Baton Rouge affecting West Baton Rouge and
  East Baton Rouge Parishes.

  Mississippi River At Red River Landing affecting West Feliciana,
  East Baton Rouge and Pointe Coupee Parishes.


LAC033-077-125-230930-
/O.EXT.KLIX.FL.W.0031.000000T0000Z-210430T0300Z/
/RRLL1.1.ER.210326T0222Z.210415T1900Z.210429T2100Z.NO/
1024 AM CDT Thu Apr 22 2021

...The Flood Warning is now in effect until late Thursday evening...

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River At Red River Landing.
* Until Thursday evening.
* At 9:00 AM CDT Thursday the stage was 53.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage in late
  April.
* Impact...At 51.0 feet, All river islands along the reach from Red
  River Landing to Baton Rouge will be inundated. Recreational camps
  and river bottom farm land will be under water.


&&

LAT...LON 3074 9137 3071 9159 3102 9170 3103 9153

$$

JFL

Flood Statement
National Weather Service New Orleans LA
1024 AM CDT Thu Apr 22 2021

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana...

  Mississippi River At Baton Rouge affecting West Baton Rouge and
  East Baton Rouge Parishes.

  Mississippi River At Red River Landing affecting West Feliciana,
  East Baton Rouge and Pointe Coupee Parishes.


LAC033-121-230930-
/O.EXT.KLIX.FL.W.0046.000000T0000Z-210425T2000Z/
/BTRL1.1.ER.210326T0222Z.210416T1400Z.210425T1400Z.NO/
1024 AM CDT Thu Apr 22 2021

...The Flood Warning is now in effect until Sunday afternoon...

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River At Baton Rouge.
* Until Sunday afternoon.
* At 9:00 AM CDT Thursday the stage was 36.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 35.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage late
  this weekend.
* Impact...At 36.0 feet, River traffic and industrial activity on
  the river side of the levees will be greatly affected.
  Navigational safety regulations will be strictly enforced.


&&

LAT...LON 3035 9113 3032 9130 3071 9159 3074 9130

$$

Flood Statement
National Weather Service New Orleans LA
939 AM CDT Thu Apr 22 2021

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Mississippi...Louisiana...

  Pearl River Near Bogalusa affecting Pearl River, Hancock,
  Washington and St. Tammany Counties.

  Pearl River Near Pearl River affecting Pearl River, Hancock and
  St. Tammany Counties.


LAC103-MSC045-109-230845-
/O.CON.KLIX.FL.W.0037.000000T0000Z-210427T1800Z/
/PERL1.2.ER.210324T0133Z.210420T0800Z.210427T1200Z.NO/
939 AM CDT Thu Apr 22 2021

...The Flood Warning remains in effect...

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Pearl River Near Pearl River.
* Until Tuesday afternoon.
* At 9:00 AM CDT Thursday the stage was 17.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage
  Tuesday. However, rainfall is expected this weekend that could
  cause additional rises next week.
* Impact...At 16.0 feet, Lower portions of streets in River Gardens
  Subdivision will begin to flood. Secondary roads to the river and
  throughout Honey Island Swamp will remain inundated. Property in
  the vicinity of the gage is flooded threatening about 20 homes
  along the left bank. The Bogue Chitto National Wildlife Refuge
  will be closed to hunting at the 15.5 foot stage.


&&

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

$$

JFL

Flood Statement
National Weather Service New Orleans LA
939 AM CDT Thu Apr 22 2021

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Mississippi...Louisiana...

  Pearl River Near Bogalusa affecting Pearl River, Hancock,
  Washington and St. Tammany Counties.

  Pearl River Near Pearl River affecting Pearl River, Hancock and
  St. Tammany Counties.


LAC103-117-MSC045-109-230845-
/O.EXT.KLIX.FL.W.0032.000000T0000Z-210426T0730Z/
/BXAL1.1.ER.210322T0000Z.210419T1030Z.210426T0130Z.NO/
939 AM CDT Thu Apr 22 2021

...The Flood Warning is now in effect until early Monday morning...

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Pearl River Near Bogalusa.
* Until late Sunday night.
* At 9:00 AM CDT Thursday the stage was 20.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage Sunday
  evening. However, rainfall is expected this weekend that could
  cause additional rises next week.
* Impact...At 20.0 feet, Woodlands and crop acreage along the river
  will be flooded. The Bogue Chitto Wildlife Management area will be
  inundated with water in recreational camps and over access roads.


&&

LAT...LON 3067 8976 3067 8990 3100 8979 3100 8969

$$


Rip Current Statement


Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Mobile AL
140 PM CDT Thu Apr 22 2021

ALZ265-266-FLZ202-204-206-230300-
/O.NEW.KMOB.RP.S.0012.210424T0000Z-210426T1200Z/
Mobile Coastal-Baldwin Coastal-Escambia Coastal-
Santa Rosa Coastal-Okaloosa Coastal-
140 PM CDT Thu Apr 22 2021

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY EVENING THROUGH
MONDAY MORNING...

* WHAT...Dangerous rip currents expected.

* WHERE...In Alabama, Mobile Coastal and Baldwin Coastal
  Counties. In Florida, Escambia Coastal, Santa Rosa Coastal and
  Okaloosa Coastal Counties.

* WHEN...From Friday evening through Monday morning.

* IMPACTS...Rip currents can sweep even the best swimmers away
  from shore into deeper water.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Swim near a lifeguard. If caught in a rip current, relax and
float. Don`t swim against the current. If able, swim in a
direction following the shoreline. If unable to escape, face the
shore and call or wave for help.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Shreveport LA
117 PM CDT Thu Apr 22 2021

ARZ050-051-059>061-070>073-LAZ001>006-010>014-017>022-OKZ077-
TXZ096-097-108>112-124>126-136>138-149>153-165>167-231830-
Sevier-Howard-Little River-Hempstead-Nevada-Miller-Lafayette-
Columbia-Union-Caddo-Bossier-Webster-Claiborne-Lincoln-De Soto-
Red River-Bienville-Jackson-Ouachita-Sabine-Natchitoches-Winn-
Grant-Caldwell-La Salle-McCurtain-Bowie-Franklin-Titus-Camp-
Morris-Cass-Wood-Upshur-Marion-Smith-Gregg-Harrison-Cherokee-Rusk-
Panola-Nacogdoches-Shelby-Angelina-San Augustine-
117 PM CDT Thu Apr 22 2021

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of south central
Arkansas, southwest Arkansas, north central Louisiana, northwest
Louisiana, southeast Oklahoma, east Texas and northeast Texas.

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight...

No hazardous weather is expected through tonight.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday...

Showers and thunderstorms will develop Friday morning but should
become widespread Friday afternoon. Some storms could be severe,
mainly from Friday afternoon through the very early hours of
Saturday morning. Isolated tornadoes, damaging winds, and large
hail will be possible. Locally heavy rainfall could also lead to
flash flooding, especially south of a line from Tyler TX to El
Dorado AR. Thunderstorms will gradually diminish from west to east
by late Saturday morning, but the severe weather threat should end
a few hours after midnight Saturday as the strongest storms move
east of the area.

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible again Tuesday
afternoon through late Wednesday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Activation of emergency management personnel, amateur radio
operators, and storm spotters will not be needed through tonight
but will likely be needed beginning Friday afternoon. Please relay
any information about observed severe weather to the NWS while
following all local, state, and CDC guidelines.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
448 AM CDT Thu Apr 22 2021

GMZ430-432-435-450-452-455-470-472-475-231100-
Sabine Lake-Calcasieu Lake-Vermilion Bay-
Coastal waters from Cameron LA to High Island TX out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from Intracoastal City to Cameron LA out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from Lower Atchafalaya River to Intracoastal City LA
out 20 NM-Waters from Cameron LA to High Island TX from 20 to 60 NM-
Waters from Intracoastal City to Cameron LA from 20 to 60 NM-
Waters from Lower Atchafalaya River to Intracoastal City LA from
20 to 60 NM-
448 AM CDT Thu Apr 22 2021

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for the Gulf of Mexico and the
coastal lakes and bays of the Gulf of Mexico.

.DAY ONE...Today and tonight.

Small Craft Should Exercise Caution.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday.

Elevated onshore winds will continue into Friday and Friday night
with the potential for exercise caution or a Small Craft Advisory.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$

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