Statement as of 9:33 am CDT on May 2, 2016

Flood Warning


... Flood Warning extended until Wednesday morning... the Flood Warning
continues for
the east hobolochitto creek near Caesar.
* From Tuesday evening to Wednesday morning.
* At 8:45 am Monday the stage was 13.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river is expected to rise to near flood stage
tomorrow evening.
* Impact... at 15.0 feet... water over a few roads in the city of
Picayune will cause traffic problems. School bus traffic may need
alternate routes. A few homes on Northwood Drive will be
threatened. Beech street and Westchester subdivision below the
confluence of the east and west branches is subject to flooding in
low places.
* Impact... at 12.0 feet... water will pool on isolated low areas of
unimproved roads near the creek. Minor overflow will occur in
agricultural areas near stream.


Lat... Lon 3082 8951 3082 8960 3053 8971 3049 8959







933 am CDT Mon may 2 2016

... Flood Warning extended until Wednesday morning... the Flood Warning
continues for
the west hobolochitto creek near McNeill.
* From late Tuesday night to Wednesday morning.
* At 8:45 am Monday the stage was 10.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river is expected to rise to near flood stage late
Tuesday night.
* Impact... at 15.0 feet... some secondary roads near the stream north
of Picayune will be inundated. Beech street and Westchester
subdivision below the confluence of the east and west branches will
be subject to flooding in low places.
* Impact... at 12.0 feet... minor agricultural and forestry flooding
will develop in rural areas.
* Impact... at 10.0 feet... bank full with minor over bank flow will
occur at low spots just below gage.



Lat... Lon 3066 8959 3080 8961 3079 8966 3071 8968







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