Jackson Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Frost Advisory
Issued: 1:21 PM CDT Oct. 17, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Frost advisory remains in effect from 1 am to 9 am CDT
Thursday...

* temperature... lows tonight in the mid to upper 30s.

* Impacts... frost may damage sensitive outdoor vegetation.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A frost advisory means that widespread frost is expected.
Sensitive outdoor plants may be killed if left uncovered.





Flood Warning
Issued: 8:55 PM CDT Oct. 17, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Chester
* until further notice.
* At 8:30 PM Wednesday the stage was 33.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 27.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to continue rising to near 33.8 feet after
midnight tonight. Additional rises may be possible thereafter.
* Impact: at 33.5 feet... Water Street in Chester begins flooding.


                   Fld latest 7 a.M. Forecast
location stg obs stg 10/18 10/19 10/20 10/21 10/22

Mississippi River
Chester 27.0 33.68 33.8 33.5 32.7 31.6 30.3




Lat... Lon 3826 9043 3826 9030 3769 8935 3769 8959
      3787 9003




Maples



749 PM CDT Wed Oct 17 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Cape Girardeau
* until Friday October 26.
* At 7:30 PM Wednesday the stage was 36.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 32.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 37.0 feet by
tomorrow evening. The river will fall below flood stage
Friday, October 26.
* Impact... at 38.0 feet... the flood gate at Broadway closes.


Lat... Lon 3769 8959 3769 8935 3744 8934 3725 8941
      3723 8959 3732 8963