Alert: Flash Flood Warning issued October 31 at 9:18AM CDT expiring October 31 at 3:15PM CDT by NWS Jackson MS

Event: Flash Flood Warning
Sender Name: NWS Jackson MS
Issued: 2013-10-31T09:18:59-05:00
Expires: 2013-10-31T15:15:00-05:00
WEA Text: Flash Flood Warning this area til 3:15 PM CDT. Avoid flood areas. Check local media. -NWS
Description: THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSON HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR…
NORTHERN FRANKLIN PARISH IN NORTHEAST LOUISIANA…
SOUTH CENTRAL MOREHOUSE PARISH IN NORTHEAST LOUISIANA…
RICHLAND PARISH IN NORTHEAST LOUISIANA…
THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF…START…RAYVILLE…MANGHAM…
SOUTHERN WEST CARROLL PARISH IN NORTHEAST LOUISIANA…

* UNTIL 315 PM CDT

* AT 918 AM CDT…NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR DETECTED
THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING VERY HEAVY RAIN MOVING NORTHEAST ACROSS
THE WARNING AREA. ESTIMATED RADAR RAINFALL AMOUNTS…ON THE ORDER
OF TWO TO FOUR INCHES…HAVE OCCURRED IN THE PAST SIX HOURS.

* OTHER LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO HOLLY
RIDGE…WARDEN…DARNELL AND DELHI

VERY HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CONTINUE OVER THE WARNED AREA FOR THE NEXT
SEVERAL HOURS WITH AN ADDITIONAL THREE TO FIVE INCHES POSSIBLE.
Instruction: MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO
AREAS WHERE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS
MAKE THE SMART CHOICE…TURN AROUND…DONT DROWN.

Link to more Info: http://www.weather.gov
Urgency: Immediate
Severity: Severe
Certainty: Likely
Categories: Met,
Area Description: Richland; Morehouse; Franklin; West Carroll

Message Identifier: NWS-130404-598390-415525
CAP MessageType: Alert
Added note: – Flash Flood Warnings warnings