Pearl River Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Flood Warning
Statement as of 8:12 PM CDT on April 24, 2014

The Flood Warning continues for the Pearl River near Pearl River. * Until further notice. * At 7:00 PM Thursday the stage was 17.2 feet. * Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast. * Flood stage is 14.0 feet. * Forecast...the river has already crested and is expected to slowly fall to around 16.0 feet by Tuesday evening April 29th. * Impact...at 17.0 feet...improved roads near the river will be covered with low water. Gum bayou will back up flooding the lower portions of streets in River Garden subdivision. 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 * impact...at 17.0 feet...water on low lying property and over the lower portions of streets in River Gardens subdivision will slowly begin to drain

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812 PM CDT Thu Apr 24 2014

The Flood Warning continues for the Pearl River near Bogalusa. * Until further notice. * At 7:00 PM Thursday the stage was 21.1 feet. * Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast. * Flood stage is 18.0 feet. * Forecast...the river has already crested and is expected to slowly fall to around 20.4 feet by Tuesday evening April 29th. * Impact...at 21.0 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. At 21 feet property east of Louisiana Highway 21 along Bogalusa creek will begin to flood

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