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Areal Flood Watch, Flood Advisory
Issued: 2:45 AM CST Feb. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect through late Saturday night...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of east Arkansas, north Mississippi, southeast
Missouri, and west Tennessee, including the following areas,
in east Arkansas, Clay, Craighead, Crittenden, cross, Greene,
Lawrence, Lee, Mississippi, Phillips, Poinsett, Randolph, and
St. Francis. In north Mississippi, Alcorn, Benton, Coahoma,
DeSoto, Marshall, Panola, Quitman, Tate, Tippah, and Tunica.
In southeast Missouri, Dunklin and Pemiscot. In west
Tennessee, Benton, Carroll, Chester, Crockett, Decatur, Dyer,
Fayette, Gibson, Hardeman, Hardin, Haywood, Henderson, Henry,
Lake, Lauderdale, Madison, McNairy, Obion, Shelby, Tipton, and
Weakley.

* Through late Saturday night

* heavy rainfall is expected across much of the mid-south.
Rainfall amounts of 2 to 4 inches are possible, with localized
higher amounts. Another round of heavy rainfall is expected
Friday through Saturday night.

* Runoff from heavy rainfall may result in rapid rises in river,
stream, and creek levels. Widespread lowland flooding is
possible and poor drainage urban areas may experience street
flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.



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918 PM CST Tue Feb 20 2018

The flood advisory continues for
the Mississippi River at Memphis
* until further notice.
* At 09 PM Tuesday the stage was 23.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 34.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will rise to near 31.5 feet Monday March 05.
* At 32.0 feet... in Arkansas, the Road to the dwelling on south end
of island 40 chute is flooding. The levee near Danner Lake has
water on it. Water is up to most of the levee west of island 40
chute and on south to I-55. Most all land between Memphis and West
Memphis is covered by water.


Lat... Lon 3539 9025 3539 8995 3533 9005 3513 9004
      3491 9008 3491 9041




Areal Flood Watch, Flood Advisory
Issued: 2:45 AM CST Feb. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect through late Saturday night...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of east Arkansas, north Mississippi, southeast
Missouri, and west Tennessee, including the following areas,
in east Arkansas, Clay, Craighead, Crittenden, cross, Greene,
Lawrence, Lee, Mississippi, Phillips, Poinsett, Randolph, and
St. Francis. In north Mississippi, Alcorn, Benton, Coahoma,
DeSoto, Marshall, Panola, Quitman, Tate, Tippah, and Tunica.
In southeast Missouri, Dunklin and Pemiscot. In west
Tennessee, Benton, Carroll, Chester, Crockett, Decatur, Dyer,
Fayette, Gibson, Hardeman, Hardin, Haywood, Henderson, Henry,
Lake, Lauderdale, Madison, McNairy, Obion, Shelby, Tipton, and
Weakley.

* Through late Saturday night

* heavy rainfall is expected across much of the mid-south.
Rainfall amounts of 2 to 4 inches are possible, with localized
higher amounts. Another round of heavy rainfall is expected
Friday through Saturday night.

* Runoff from heavy rainfall may result in rapid rises in river,
stream, and creek levels. Widespread lowland flooding is
possible and poor drainage urban areas may experience street
flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.



Jab


918 PM CST Tue Feb 20 2018

The flood advisory continues for
the Mississippi River at Memphis
* until further notice.
* At 09 PM Tuesday the stage was 23.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 34.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will rise to near 31.5 feet Monday March 05.
* At 32.0 feet... in Arkansas, the Road to the dwelling on south end
of island 40 chute is flooding. The levee near Danner Lake has
water on it. Water is up to most of the levee west of island 40
chute and on south to I-55. Most all land between Memphis and West
Memphis is covered by water.


Lat... Lon 3539 9025 3539 8995 3533 9005 3513 9004
      3491 9008 3491 9041




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