Saturday, October 21, 2017

Current River Alerts

Current Hydrologic Alerts for Mississippi provided by the National Weather Service - Advanced Hydrologic Prediction Service
  1. Alert - VCKM6 - Mississippi River at Vicksburg (Mississippi)

    Alert conditions are not currently being met.

    Flood Categories

    Primary (ft)

    • Action : 35 ft
    • Minor : 43 ft
    • Moderate : 46 ft
    • Major : 50 ft

    Secondary (kcfs)

    • Action : Not Set
    • Minor : Not Set
    • Moderate : Not Set
    • Major : Not Set

    The forecast flood categories are the same as the observation flood categories.

    Gauge Data


    Latest Observation Category: Normal
    Latest Observation: 14.26 ft
    Latest Observation (Secondary): -999 kcfs
    Observation Time: Oct 21, 2017 08:00 PM -0500


    Forecast Issued: Oct 21, 2017 09:39 AM -0500


    Recent Category: Normal
    Recent Projected Forecast Available: 14 ft
    Recent Projected Forecast Available (Secondary): -999 kcfs
    Recent Projected Forecast Time: Oct 22, 2017 01:00 AM -0500


    Highest Category: Normal
    Highest Projected Forecast Available: 14.6 ft
    Highest Projected Forecast Available (Secondary): -999 kcfs
    Highest Projected Forecast Time: Oct 25, 2017 07:00 PM -0500


    Last Category: Normal
    Last Projected Forecast Available: 11.8 ft
    Last Projected Forecast Available (Secondary): -999 kcfs
    Last Projected Forecast Time: Nov 4, 2017 07:00 PM -0500

    U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Data and Site Info for Vicksburg: USGS ID: 07289000

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Inspection Contact Info

con_tel Phone: 601-634-4528
con_fax Fax: 601-619-7885

Hours: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm M-F

con_addressPhysical Address:
City of Vicksburg
Inspection Department
819 South Street
Vicksburg, MS 39180

con_addressMailing Address:
City of Vicksburg
Inspection Depatrment
PO Box 150
Vicksburg, MS 39181

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