St. Tammany

 Flood Warning  Statement as of 6:31 PM CST on February 8, 2016


The Flood Warning continues for
the Pearl River near Pearl River.
* Until further notice.
* At 6:00 PM Monday the stage was 15.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 17.0 feet by
Sunday, then begin falling.
* 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.


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



631 PM CST Mon Feb 8 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
the Pearl River near Bogalusa.
* Until further notice.
* At 6:00 PM Monday the stage was 20.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 21.0 feet by
Thursday morning, then begin falling.
* Impact... at 21.0 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.
At 21 feet, property east of Louisiana Highway 21 along Bogalusa
creek will begin to flood.
* Impact... at 20.0 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.


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





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