Saturday, April 29, 2017

Current River Alerts

Current Hydrologic Alerts for Mississippi provided by the National Weather Service - Advanced Hydrologic Prediction Service
  1. Minor (44.2 ft) - Alert - VCKM6 - Mississippi River at Vicksburg (Mississippi)

    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

    Observations

    Latest Observation Category: Normal
    Latest Observation: 33.18 ft
    Latest Observation (Secondary): -999 kcfs
    Observation Time: Apr 29, 2017 10:00 AM -0500

    Forecasts

    Forecast Issued: Apr 28, 2017 08:09 PM -0500

    Recent

    Recent Category: Normal
    Recent Projected Forecast Available: 33.7 ft
    Recent Projected Forecast Available (Secondary): -999 kcfs
    Recent Projected Forecast Time: Apr 29, 2017 01:00 PM -0500

    Highest

    Highest Category: Minor
    Highest Projected Forecast Available: 44.2 ft
    Highest Projected Forecast Available (Secondary): -999 kcfs
    Highest Projected Forecast Time: May 13, 2017 07:00 AM -0500

    Last

    Last Category: Minor
    Last Projected Forecast Available: 44.2 ft
    Last Projected Forecast Available (Secondary): -999 kcfs
    Last Projected Forecast Time: May 13, 2017 07:00 AM -0500


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

FEMA Region 4 News

Region IV News

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    The mission relies solely on volunteers to complete the work. So far, 17 homes have been repaired or rebuilt.

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    ATLANTA--The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency has authorized federal funds to reimburse costs to Florida to fight the Lehigh Acres fire in Lee County.

    This authorization makes FEMA grant funding available to reimburse 75 percent of the eligible firefighting costs for managing, mitigating and controlling the fires. Eligible costs can include labor, equipment and supplies used for fighting the fire and costs for emergency work such as evacuations and sheltering, police barricading and traffic control.

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Inspection Contact Info

con_tel Phone: 601-634-4528
con_fax Fax: 601-619-7885
emailButtonemail: inspection@vicksburg.org

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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