The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Natchez
* until further notice.
* At 9:00 am Saturday the stage was 50.7 feet and near crest.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 48 feet.
* Forecast... the river is currently cresting and will begin falling
over the next few days.
* Impact... at 51 feet... water is covering the roads in old downtown
area of Fort Adams... particularly Main Street. Road to Jackson
Point is flooded.
* Impact... at 48 feet... Carthage Point Road becomes impassable.
Flood observed forecast 6am crest
location stg stg day time sun Mon Tue crest time date
Lower Mississippi River
Natchez 48 50.7 Sat 9 am 50.7 50.6 50.2 cresting