St. Tammany

 Flood Warning  Statement as of 8:23 PM CDT on March 29, 2015


... Flood Warning extended until Thursday morning... the Flood Warning
continues for
the Pearl River near Pearl River.
* Until Thursday morning.
* At 8:00 PM Sunday the stage was 14.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 14.5 feet by
tomorrow early afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage
early Thursday morning.
* 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


Lat... Lon 3067 8976 3067 8990 3018 8964 3020 8955







823 PM CDT sun Mar 29 2015

... Flood Warning extended until late Wednesday night... the Flood
Warning continues for
the Pearl River near Bogalusa.
* Until late Wednesday night.
* At 8:00 PM Sunday the stage was 19.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
Wednesday before midnight.
* 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



Lat... Lon 3100 8969 3100 8979 3067 8990 3067 8976





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