Jackson, MS (39202)

2:39 PM CDT on June 23, 2017 (GMT -0500)
Belhaven | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flood Warning, Flash Flood Watch Active Notice: Flash Flood Watch

Elev 318 ft 32.32 °N, 90.16 °W | Updated 2 seconds ago

Light Rain
Light Rain
80.4 °F
Feels Like 87 °F
N
1.8
Wind Variable Wind from NNW
Gusts 2.5 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.88 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 4800 ft
Scattered Clouds 7500 ft
Overcast 9500 ft
Heat Index 87 °F
Dew Point 78 °F
Humidity 92%
Rainfall 0.99 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:54 AM 8:11 PM
Waning Crescent, 0% visible
METAR KHKS 231853Z 23009KT 10SM -RA SCT048 SCT075 OVC095 25/23 A2990 RMK AO2 SLP117 P0006 T02500233
Pressure 29.88 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 4800 ft
Scattered Clouds 7500 ft
Overcast 9500 ft
Heat Index 87 °F
Dew Point 78 °F
Humidity 92%
Rainfall 0.99 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:54 AM 8:11 PM
Waning Crescent, 0% visible
METAR KHKS 231853Z 23009KT 10SM -RA SCT048 SCT075 OVC095 25/23 A2990 RMK AO2 SLP117 P0006 T02500233

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Flood Warning
Issued: 2:26 PM CDT Jun. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Jackson has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Big Black River near Bovina
* until further notice.
* At 2:15 PM Friday the stage was 27.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 28.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will rise above flood stage this afternoon and
will continue to rise to near 31.0 feet just after midnight
tonight.
* Flood history... this crest compares to a previous crest of 31.4 feet
on Mar 23 2015.


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

Lower Big Black River
Bovina 28 27.8 Fri 02 PM 30.7 30.2 29.6 31.0 01 am 06/24




Lat... Lon 3217 9093 3224 9078 3256 9064 3245 9052
      3218 9065 3204 9102






Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 9:38 AM CDT Jun. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect until 7 PM CDT this
evening...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of southeast Arkansas, northeast Louisiana and
Mississippi, including the following areas in southeast
Arkansas, Ashley and Chicot. In northeast Louisiana,
Catahoula, Concordia, East Carroll, Franklin la, Madison la,
Morehouse, Richland, Tensas and West Carroll. In Mississippi,
Adams, Attala, Bolivar, Carroll, Choctaw, Claiborne, Clarke,
Clay, Copiah, Covington, Forrest, Franklin MS, Grenada, Hinds,
Holmes, Humphreys, Issaquena, Jasper, Jefferson, Jefferson
Davis, Jones, Kemper, Lamar, Lauderdale, Lawrence, Leake,
Leflore, Lincoln, Lowndes, Madison MS, Marion, Montgomery,
Neshoba, Newton, Noxubee, Oktibbeha, Rankin, Scott, Sharkey,
Simpson, Smith, Sunflower, Warren, Washington, Webster,
Winston and Yazoo.

* Until 7 PM CDT this evening

* rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches in a short period of time
may lead to flash flooding, especially in areas where the
ground has been saturated by heavy rain over the past few
days.

* The flooding of roads, low lying areas, and areas with poor
drainage will be possible. If encountering flooded roadways,
remember to turn around, don't drown.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.