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Flood Warning
Issued: 8:04 PM CDT Apr. 18, 2019 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Pearl River near Pearl River.
* Until further notice.
* At 7:00 PM Thursday the stage was 14.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 15.5 feet by
Sunday April 21 then begin falling.
* Impact... at 15.5 feet... secondary roads to the river and throughout
Honey Island Swamp are 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.
* Impact... at 14.0 feet... secondary roads to the river and throughout
Honey Island Swamp are inundated. Property in the vicinity of the
gage is flooded threatening about 20 homes along the left bank.
* Impact... at 13.0 feet... the east and west channels of the river will
begin to merge. Honey Island Swamp trails will be under water as
inundation of the swamp begins.


Lat... Lon 3020 8955 3018 8964 3067 8990 3067 8976



804 PM CDT Thu Apr 18 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Pearl River near Bogalusa.
* Until further notice.
* At 7:00 PM Thursday the stage was 20.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 20.5 feet by
Saturday April 20 then begin falling.
* 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.
* Impact... at 18.5 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.
* Impact... at 17.0 feet... Woodlands and crop acreage along the river
will be flooded.
* Impact... at 16.0 feet... Woodlands along the river and wildlife
management property will be flooded.


Lat... Lon 3067 8976 3067 8990 3100 8979 3100 8969