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Flood Warning
Issued: 8:18 PM CST Feb. 15, 2019 – National Weather Service


The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Vicksburg
* from late Saturday night to Saturday March 9th.
* At 7:00 PM Friday the stage was 42.5 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 43.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will rise above flood stage Sunday February 17
and will continue to rise to near 47.0 feet Saturday March 2nd.
* Impact... at 46.8 feet... letourneau technologies experiences flooding
problems. Vicksburg floodwallgate number 7 at lumber yard is
closed.
* Impact... at 46.5 feet... portions of Highway 465, Eagle Lake Road and
several houses are underwater. Portions of letourneau Road in south
Vicksburg are flooded.
* Impact... at 45.0 feet... Ford and Kings subdivision at Williams
street begin to flood.
* Impact... at 44.0 feet... Ford and Kings subdivision at Pittman Road
and mary's alley begins to flood.
* Impact... at 43.5 feet... Long Lake subdivision is completely flooded.
Vicksburg floodwall gates at train depot and the lumber yard gate 8
are closed.


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

Lower Mississippi River
Vicksburg 43 42.5 Fri 07 PM 42.7 43.1 43.5 47.0 12 PM 03/02




Lat... Lon 3193 9129 3227 9105 3277 9123 3278 9101
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