Columbia Weather Advisories
...FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE... * WHAT...Minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Pearl River Near Columbia. * WHEN...Until further notice. * IMPACTS...At 18.0 feet, Low areas along the river are inundated. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 3:15 AM CST Thursday the stage was 17.0 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to rise to a crest of 18.0 feet Saturday morning. - Flood stage is 17.0 feet. && Fld Observed Forecasts (6 am CST) Location Stg Stg Day/Time Fri Sat Sun Pearl River Columbia 17.0 17.0 Thu 3 am CST 17.7 18.0 18.0 && LAT...LON 3100 8979 3121 8992 3140 9008 3140 8992 3124 8981 3100 8969
This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of central Mississippi, south central Mississippi, and west central Mississippi. .DAY ONE...Tonight and Thursday SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS THREAT...Enhanced TIMING...Tonight FLOODING THREAT...Limited TIMING...Tonight Tonight, severe thunderstorms are likely and tornadoes are possible. Some thunderstorms may produce damaging winds up to 70 mph and small hail. (https://www.weather.gov/images/jan/graphicast/1.png) Tonight, localized flash flooding is possible, particularly in low lying and urban areas. Minor river flooding is also possible. (https://www.weather.gov/images/jan/graphicast/2.png) .DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday night through Tuesday The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low. .SPOTTER CALL TO ACTION STATEMENT... The activation of storm spotters, HAM radio operators, and emergency management personnel in support of severe weather operations may be needed for portions of the region tonight.