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Flood Warning
Issued: 9:32 AM CDT May. 26, 2017 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Pearl River near Pearl River.
* Until late Saturday night.
* At 9:00 am Friday the stage was 14.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river is expected to continue rising until cresting
at or near 14.5 feet by late tonight. The river is expected to fall
below flood stage by late Saturday night.
* 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.

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