Flood Warning from 10/30/2019 11:14 AM to 11/4/2019 10:00 AM CDT for Yazoo County, MS.
The National Weather Service in Jackson has issued a
* Flood Warning for
The Big Black River Near Bentonia
* until Monday morning.
* At 8:00 AM Wednesday the stage was 17.4 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Forecast…The river will rise above flood stage late this morning
and will continue to rise to near 27.0 feet early tomorrow
* Flood history…This crest compares to a previous crest of 27.2 feet
on Jan 6 2019.
* Impact…At 26.5 feet…Flooding of agricultural land has more than
doubled in the last 1.5 feet rise.
* Impact…At 25.0 feet…Extensive flooding of agricultural land is
* Impact…At 22.0 feet…Low lying woodland areas along the river
begins to flood.