Weather Alerts for St Tammany Parish

Issued by the National Weather Service

       River Flood Warning              River Flood Warning      

River Flood Warning  RIVER FLOOD WARNING   River Flood Warning
ST TAMMANY PARISH

Areas Affected:
St. Tammany
Effective: Mon, 1/21 8:31am Updated: Mon, 1/21 11:00am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Thu, 1/24 9:00am Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...The flood warning continues for the following river in
Louisiana...Mississippi...
The Pearl River Near Bogalusa affecting St. Tammany...Washington...
Hancock and Pearl River Counties/Parishes
The Pearl River Near Pearl River affecting St. Tammany...Hancock and
Pearl River Counties/Parishes
...Flood Warning extended until Thursday January 24th...The Flood
Warning continues for
The Pearl River Near Pearl River.
* Until Thursday January 24th.
* At 8:00 AM Monday the stage was 16.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river has already crested and is expected to fall
below flood stage by early Thursday morning.
* Impact...At 16.0 feet...Lower portions of streets in River Gardens
Subdivision will begin to flood. Secondary roads to the river and
throughout Honey Island Swamp will remain inundated. Property in
the vicinity of the gage is flooded threatening about 20 homes
along the left bank. The Bogue Chitto National Wildlife Refuge will
be closed to hunting at the 15.5 foot stage.
* Impact...At 15.5 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. The
Bogue Chitto National Wildlife Refuge will be closed to hunting at
the 15.5 foot stage.
* 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.
&&

Information:
Forecast crests are based upon rainfall that has occurred along with
anticipated rain for the next 24 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.

River Flood Warning  RIVER FLOOD WARNING   River Flood Warning
ST TAMMANY PARISH

Areas Affected:
St. Tammany - Washington
Effective: Mon, 1/21 8:31am Updated: Mon, 1/21 11:00am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Fri, 1/25 6:00am Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...The flood warning continues for the following river in
Louisiana...Mississippi...
The Pearl River Near Bogalusa affecting St. Tammany...Washington...
Hancock and Pearl River Counties/Parishes
The Pearl River Near Pearl River affecting St. Tammany...Hancock and
Pearl River Counties/Parishes
The Flood Warning continues for
The Pearl River Near Bogalusa.
* Until Friday January 25th.
* At 8:00 AM Monday the stage was 19.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river has already crested and is expected to fall
below flood stage by early Friday morning.
* 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
&&

Information:
Forecast crests are based upon rainfall that has occurred along with
anticipated rain for the next 24 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.