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Flash Flood Warning

Status

New Event Expired

Start Time

Thu 06/10/2021 06:04 PM EDT

End Time

Fri 06/11/2021 06:00 PM EDT

Significance

Warning

Impacts

High impact

Full Alert Message

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED Flash Flood Warning National Weather Service Jackson MS 504 PM CDT Thu Jun 10 2021 The National Weather Service in Jackson has issued a * Flash Flood Warning for... A Dam Failure on the Ashley Creek below Pelucia Control Structure Dam Y-33-1 in... West Central Carroll County in north central Mississippi... * Until 500 PM CDT Friday. * At 500 PM CDT, emergency management reported the imminent failure of Pelucia Control Structure Dam Y-33-1. There is a high probability of failure within the next 12 to 24 hours. HAZARD...Life threatening flash flooding from the imminent failure of Pelucia Control Structure Dam Y-33-1. SOURCE...Emergency management. IMPACT...Life threatening flash flooding of areas downstream from the Pelucia Control Structure Dam Y-33-1 along the Ashley Creek and Pelucia Creek * The nearest downstream town is County Road 142 at MS Highway 17 south of Carrollton. This includes the following streams and drainages... Ashley Creek and Pelucia Creek below Ashley Creek. The flood wave would move down the Ashley Creek from County Road 142 at MS Highway 17 south of Carrollton to County Road 334. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... If you live along Ashley Creek or along Pelucia Creek from MS Highway 17 westward, you should be prepared to move to higher ground. Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. && LAT...LON 3347 8994 3347 8992 3345 8992 3344 8995 3346 8997 3346 8998 3347 9004 3349 9007 3350 9006 3349 9003 3349 8998 FLASH FLOOD...OBSERVED FLASH FLOOD DAMAGE THREAT...CONSIDERABLE DAM FAILURE...IMMINENT