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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE, AL
1135 PM CDT SAT APR 25 2015


...The flood warning is cancelled for the following river in Mississippi...

  Chickasawhay at Leakesville affecting George...Greene and Wayne Counties.

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in Alabama...

  Tombigbee River Near Coffeeville Dam affecting Choctaw...Clarke and
  Washington Counties.

  Tombigbee River Near Leroy affecting Choctaw...Clarke and Washington
  Counties.

.Recent heavy rains have caused significant rises along these rivers.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SAFETY MESSAGE...
Stay tuned to developments by listening to NOAA Weather radio.

&&

ALC023-025-129-270435-
/O.CON.KMOB.FL.W.0021.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/LRYA1.1.ER.150419T1138Z.150424T0600Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1135 PM CDT SAT APR 25 2015

The FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES for
  the Tombigbee River Near Leroy
* From early Thursday morning until further notice.
* At 11PM Saturday the stage was 25.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 24 feet.
* The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by 1 PM Monday.
* At 24 feet, Flooding of low lying farm and pasturelands in the area will
occur. Cattle in low lying areas may need to be moved to higher ground.

&&

LAT...LON 3160 8810 3160 8806 3149 8786 3114 8792
 3114 8802 3149 8793

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE, AL
1135 PM CDT SAT APR 25 2015


...The flood warning is cancelled for the following river in Mississippi...

  Chickasawhay at Leakesville affecting George...Greene and Wayne Counties.

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in Alabama...

  Tombigbee River Near Coffeeville Dam affecting Choctaw...Clarke and
  Washington Counties.

  Tombigbee River Near Leroy affecting Choctaw...Clarke and Washington
  Counties.

.Recent heavy rains have caused significant rises along these rivers.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SAFETY MESSAGE...
Stay tuned to developments by listening to NOAA Weather radio.

&&

ALC023-025-129-270435-
/O.CON.KMOB.FL.W.0020.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/CLDA1.1.ER.150418T0912Z.150423T1700Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1135 PM CDT SAT APR 25 2015

The FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES for
  the Tombigbee River Near Coffeeville Dam
* From Wednesday evening until further notice.
* At 10PM Saturday the stage was 30.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 29 feet.
* The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by 1 AM Monday.
* At 29 feet, pastureland in the area will become flooded and livestock need to
be moved to higher ground.

&&

LAT...LON 3231 8803 3232 8791 3178 8809 3160 8806
 3160 8810 3178 8822

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
944 PM CDT SAT APR 25 2015

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Mississippi..

  Big Black River At West affecting Attala and Holmes Counties
  Big Black River Near Bentonia affecting Madison and Yazoo Counties
  Big Black River Near Bovina affecting Hinds and Warren Counties

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive or walk through areas where water covers roadway! The
water may be deeper than it appears. Remember...Turn around, don`t
drown!

Forecasts are based on rainfall that has occurred and that which is
forecast to occur. Routine 12 hours of forecast rainfall is used for
most sites. Routine 48 hours of forecast rainfall is used on Tibbee
Creek...Luxapallila Creek...Noxubee River...and the Tombigbee River.


The next regularly scheduled update is expected between 8 and 10 AM.

&&

MSC049-149-270844-
/O.CON.KJAN.FL.W.0051.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/BOVM6.1.ER.150426T0600Z.150503T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
944 PM CDT SAT APR 25 2015


The Flood Warning continues for the Big Black River Near Bovina
* until further notice.
* At 9:15 PM Saturday the stage was 27.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 28.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage by just after
  midnight tonight and will continue to rise to near 32.0 feet by
  next Sunday morning, May 3.
* Impact...At 32.5 feet...Water begins to cover Warrior`s Trail Road.
* Impact...At 32.0 feet...Several access roads along and near the
  river are under water.
* Impact...At 28.0 feet...Low-lying agricultural land near the river
  begins to flood.


&&

              Flood    Observed        Forecast 7 AM      Crest
Location      Stg   Stg Day  Time   Sun   Mon   Tue Crest Time  Date

Lower Big Black River
Bovina         28  27.9 Sat 09 PM  28.1  28.4  28.5  32.0 07 AM 05/03


&&


LAT...LON 3217 9093 3224 9078 3256 9064 3245 9052
      3218 9065 3204 9102



$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
1017 PM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Florida...

  Apalachicola River near Blountstown affecting Calhoun...Franklin...
  Gulf and Liberty Counties

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

All persons with interest along the river should monitor the latest
forecasts, and be prepared to take necessary precautions to protect
life and property. Do not drive cars through flooded areas. If you
see flood waters: Turn around. Don`t drown.

For graphical hydrologic information, please go to weather.gov and
click on your state. Select Rivers and Lakes AHPS under current
conditions and click on your river point.

&&

FLC013-037-045-077-270217-
/O.EXT.KTAE.FL.W.0019.000000T0000Z-150427T1330Z/
/BLOF1.1.ER.150421T0118Z.150422T2100Z.150427T0730Z.NO/
917 PM CDT SAT APR 25 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Apalachicola River near Blountstown.
* Until Monday morning.
* At  8:15 PM Saturday the stage was 16.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Forecast: The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  early Monday morning.
* Impact: At 15.0 feet: Minor lowland flooding begins. This level is
  the top of the bank at the marina.

&&

LAT...LON 3061 8498 3007 8520 2972 8505 2980 8490 3009 8508 3061 8490


$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS BATON ROUGE LA
908 PM CDT SAT APR 25 2015

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana...Mississippi...

  Pearl River Near Bogalusa affecting St. Tammany...Washington...
  Hancock and Pearl River Counties/Parishes
  Pearl River Near Pearl River affecting St. Tammany...Hancock and
  Pearl River Counties/Parishes
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Forecast crests are based upon rainfall that has occurred along with
anticipated rain for the next 12 hours. Adjustments to the forecasts
will be made if additional heavy rainfall occurs.

Do not drive cars through flooded areas. Remember, two feet of
rushing water can carry away most vehicles including pickups.  Turn
around and don`t drown!

A followup product will be issued later. Stay tuned to NOAA Weather
Radio, local tv and radio stations...or your cable provider, for the
latest information. The latest graphical hydrologic information can
also be found at Weather.Gov.

&&

LAC103-117-MSC045-109-270808-
/O.EXT.KLIX.FL.W.0025.000000T0000Z-150430T0900Z/
/BXAL1.1.ER.150422T1345Z.150426T0600Z.150430T0300Z.NO/
908 PM CDT SAT APR 25 2015

...Flood Warning extended until late Wednesday night...The Flood
Warning continues for
  The Pearl River Near Bogalusa.
* until late Wednesday night.
* At  8:00 PM Saturday the stage was 19.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 19.8 feet by
  tomorrow morning. The river will fall below flood stage Wednesday
  before midnight.
* 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 3100 8969 3100 8979 3067 8990 3067 8976

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS BATON ROUGE LA
908 PM CDT SAT APR 25 2015

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana...Mississippi...

  Pearl River Near Bogalusa affecting St. Tammany...Washington...
  Hancock and Pearl River Counties/Parishes
  Pearl River Near Pearl River affecting St. Tammany...Hancock and
  Pearl River Counties/Parishes
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Forecast crests are based upon rainfall that has occurred along with
anticipated rain for the next 12 hours. Adjustments to the forecasts
will be made if additional heavy rainfall occurs.

Do not drive cars through flooded areas. Remember, two feet of
rushing water can carry away most vehicles including pickups.  Turn
around and don`t drown!

A followup product will be issued later. Stay tuned to NOAA Weather
Radio, local tv and radio stations...or your cable provider, for the
latest information. The latest graphical hydrologic information can
also be found at Weather.Gov.

&&

LAC103-MSC045-109-270807-
/O.EXT.KLIX.FL.W.0026.150426T1200Z-150430T1200Z/
/PERL1.1.ER.150426T1200Z.150428T1200Z.150430T0600Z.NO/
908 PM CDT SAT APR 25 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Pearl River Near Pearl River.
* from Sunday morning to Thursday morning.
* At  8:00 PM Saturday the stage was 13.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by tomorrow morning and continue
  to rise to near 14.5 feet by Tuesday morning.The river will fall
  below flood stage by early Thursday morning.
* 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 3067 8976 3067 8990 3018 8964 3020 8955

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
938 PM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Florida...
  Choctawhatchee River near Bruce (SR 20) affecting Walton County

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

All persons with interest along the river should monitor the latest
forecasts, and be prepared to take necessary precautions to protect
life and property. Do not drive cars through flooded areas. If you
see flood waters: Turn around. Don`t drown.

For graphical hydrologic information, please go to weather.gov and
click on your state. Select Rivers and Lakes AHPS under current
conditions and click on your river point.

&&

FLC131-270138-
/O.CON.KTAE.FL.W.0018.000000T0000Z-150429T1800Z/
/BRUF1.2.ER.150420T2007Z.150425T0300Z.150429T1200Z.NO/
838 PM CDT SAT APR 25 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Choctawhatchee River near Bruce (SR 20).
* Until Wednesday afternoon.
* At  7:45 PM Saturday the stage was 14.5 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast: The river will continue rising to near 14.6 feet by after
  midnight tomorrow. The river will fall below flood stage Wednesday
  morning.
* Impact: At 14.0 feet: Flood waters impact storage areas underneath
  homes on the east and west banks of the Choctawatchee River near
  Bruce.

&&

LAT...LON 3070 8592 3047 8596 3044 8613 3037 8609 3044 8585 3070 8581


$$


Rip Current Statement


COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
1014 AM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK AT BAY COUNTY BEACHES TODAY...

.ELEVATED WINDS AND SURF TODAY WILL INCREASE THE RISK FOR RIP
CURRENTS TODAY ALONG BAY COUNTY BEACHES.

FLZ112-260600-
/O.NEW.KTAE.RP.S.0023.150425T1414Z-150426T0600Z/
COASTAL BAY-
1014 AM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TALLAHASSEE HAS ISSUED A HIGH RIP
CURRENT RISK...WHICH IS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT.

* LOCATION: BAY COUNTY BEACHES.

* WINDS: ONSHORE AROUND 10-15 MPH.

* SURF: AROUND 2 FEET.

* IMPACTS: STRONGER AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS THAN A TYPICAL
  DAY ARE LIKELY TODAY...WHICH WILL BE HAZARDOUS TO THOSE
  ENTERING THE WATER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THERE IS A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

RIP CURRENTS ARE POWERFUL CHANNELS OF WATER FLOWING QUICKLY AWAY
FROM SHORE...WHICH OCCUR MOST OFTEN AT LOW SPOTS OR BREAKS IN THE
SANDBAR AND IN THE VICINITY OF STRUCTURES SUCH AS GROINS...
JETTIES AND PIERS. HEED THE ADVICE OF LIFEGUARDS...BEACH PATROL
FLAGS AND SIGNS.

IF YOU BECOME CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...YELL FOR HELP. REMAIN
CALM...DO NOT EXHAUST YOURSELF AND STAY AFLOAT WHILE WAITING FOR
HELP. IF YOU HAVE TO SWIM OUT OF A RIP CURRENT...SWIM PARALLEL TO
SHORE AND BACK TOWARD THE BEACH WHEN POSSIBLE. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO
SWIM DIRECTLY AGAINST A RIP CURRENT AS YOU WILL TIRE QUICKLY.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
736 PM CDT SAT APR 25 2015

ALZ051>064-FLZ001>006-MSZ067-075-076-078-079-270045-
CHOCTAW-WASHINGTON-CLARKE-WILCOX-MONROE-CONECUH-BUTLER-CRENSHAW-
ESCAMBIA-COVINGTON-UPPER MOBILE-UPPER BALDWIN-LOWER MOBILE-
LOWER BALDWIN-INLAND ESCAMBIA-COASTAL ESCAMBIA-INLAND SANTA ROSA-
COASTAL SANTA ROSA-INLAND OKALOOSA-COASTAL OKALOOSA-WAYNE-PERRY-
GREENE-STONE-GEORGE-
736 PM CDT SAT APR 25 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTH CENTRAL
ALABAMA...SOUTHWEST ALABAMA...NORTHWEST FLORIDA AND SOUTHEAST
MISSISSIPPI.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP ACROSS THE AREA TUESDAY THROUGH
WEDNESDAY. SOME THESE STORMS COULD BECOME STRONG AND POSSIBLY SEVERE
WITH THE POTENTIAL OF PRODUCING DAMAGING WINDS AND LARGE HAIL AS WELL
AS HEAVY RAINFALL AND LOCALIZED FLOODING.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

ACTIVATION OF SKYWARN SEVERE STORM SPOTTER NETWORKS MAY BE NEEDED
TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
736 PM CDT SAT APR 25 2015

GMZ630>635-650-655-670-675-270045-
NORTHERN MOBILE BAY-SOUTHERN MOBILE BAY-MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
PERDIDO BAY-PENSACOLA BAY SYSTEM-CHOCTAWHATCHEE BAY-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
736 PM CDT SAT APR 25 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF THE COASTAL
WATERS OF ALABAMA AND NORTHWEST FLORIDA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED.


.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

ANOTHER ROUND OF SHOWERS AND STRONG TO POSSIBLY SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS
ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP ACROSS THE MARINE AREA TUESDAY THROUGH
WEDNESDAY. THE STRONGER STORMS COULD POTENTIALLY PRODUCE LARGE HAIL
AND WIND GUSTS GREATER THAN 35 KNOTS.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
611 PM CDT SAT APR 25 2015

GMZ530-532-534-536-538-550-552-555-557-570-572-575-577-LAZ034>037-
039-040-046>050-056>072-MSZ068>071-077-080>082-261115-
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
LAKE BORGNE-CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER
TO PORT FOURCHON OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BOOTHVILLE LA TO THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MS TO STAKE ISLAND LA OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER
TO PORT FOURCHON FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM STAKE ISLAND LA TO THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MS TO STAKE ISLAND LA FROM 20 TO
60 NM-POINTE COUPEE-WEST FELICIANA-EAST FELICIANA-ST. HELENA-
WASHINGTON-ST. TAMMANY-IBERVILLE-WEST BATON ROUGE-
EAST BATON ROUGE-ASCENSION-LIVINGSTON-ASSUMPTION-ST. JAMES-
ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST-UPPER LAFOURCHE-ST. CHARLES-UPPER JEFFERSON-
ORLEANS-UPPER PLAQUEMINES-UPPER ST. BERNARD-UPPER TERREBONNE-
LOWER TERREBONNE-LOWER LAFOURCHE-LOWER JEFFERSON-
LOWER PLAQUEMINES-LOWER ST. BERNARD-NORTHERN TANGIPAHOA-
SOUTHERN TANGIPAHOA-WILKINSON-AMITE-PIKE-WALTHALL-PEARL RIVER-
HANCOCK-HARRISON-JACKSON-
611 PM CDT SAT APR 25 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST
LOUISIANA...SOUTH MISSISSIPPI AND THE ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

SOME PATCHY FOG IS POSSIBLE OVERNIGHT...OTHERWISE NO HAZARDOUS
WEATHER IS EXPECTED TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

SUNDAY...THERE IS A MARGINAL RISK OF STRONG TO SEVERE
THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE AREA. THE MAIN HAZARDS ARE EXPECTED TO BE
FREQUENT LIGHTNING...DAMAGING WIND AND LARGE HAIL.

MONDAY AND TUESDAY...THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO BECOME MORE
NUMEROUS. SOME OF THESE MAY BE SEVERE PRODUCING CONTINUOUS
LIGHTNING...DAMAGING WINDS...LARGE HAIL...VERY HEAVY RAINFALL...
AND ISOLATED TORNADOES.

WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORIES MAY BE ISSUED
WITH NORTHWEST WINDS OF AROUND 25 KNOTS ARE EXPECTED.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION NOT REQUIRED BUT MAY BE REQUESTED AT TIMES
THROUGH TUESDAY.

$$

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