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Flash Flood Warning

Status

New Event Expired

Start Time

Tue 01/14/2020 05:11 PM EST

End Time

Tue 01/14/2020 08:15 PM EST

Significance

Warning

Impacts

High impact

Locations Affected

Natchez Trace Parkway, MS ∙ Harrisonburg, LA ∙ Sicily Island, LA ∙ Goldman, LA ∙ Walters, LA ∙ Manifest, LA ∙ Ridgecrest, LA ∙ Chevey Chase, LA ∙ Aimwell, LA ∙ Vidalia, LA

Full Alert Message

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED Flash Flood Warning National Weather Service Jackson MS 411 PM CST Tue Jan 14 2020 The National Weather Service in Jackson has issued a * Flash Flood Warning for... Southwestern Tensas Parish in northeastern Louisiana... Northern Concordia Parish in northeastern Louisiana... Catahoula Parish in northeastern Louisiana... Northeastern Adams County in southwestern Mississippi... * Until 715 PM CST. * At 410 PM CST, the public reported thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the warned area with flash flooding occurring in and around Jonesville. Two to three inches of rain have already fallen. Flash flooding is ongoing or expected to begin shortly. HAZARD...Flash flooding caused by thunderstorms. SOURCE...Public. IMPACT...Flooding of small creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as well as other drainage and low lying areas. * Some locations that will experience flooding include... Natchez, Vidalia, Ferriday, Jonesville, Clayton, Waterproof, Lee Bayou, Stanton, Aimwell, Wildsville, Manifest, Spokane, Cranfield, Wallace Ridge, Archie, West Ferriday, Walters, Frogmore, Ridgecrest and Sicily Island. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. && LAT...LON 3184 9201 3188 9156 3183 9135 3176 9136 3177 9127 3175 9127 3175 9132 3169 9129 3167 9130 3163 9123 3163 9115 3152 9116 3145 9201 FLASH FLOOD...OBSERVED EXPECTED RAINFALL...1-2 INCHES IN 1 HOUR