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Flood Warning
Issued: 8:25 PM CST Feb. 19, 2019 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Memphis
* until Thursday March 07.
* At 08 PM Tuesday the stage was 34.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Maximum forecast stage of 37.5 feet on Thursday February 28.
* Flood stage is 34.0 feet.
* The river rose above flood stage Tuesday February 19 and will
continue rising to near 37.5 feet by Thursday February 28. The
river will fall below flood stage Thursday March 07.
* At 38.0 feet... in Memphis, the fuel terminal just south of the
river gage is flooding.


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




Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 4:06 AM CST Feb. 20, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch in effect through late tonight...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of north Mississippi and west Tennessee, including the
following areas, in north Mississippi, Alcorn, Benton, Calhoun,
Chickasaw, Coahoma, DeSoto, Itawamba, Lafayette, Lee, Marshall,
Monroe, Panola, Pontotoc, Prentiss, Quitman, Tallahatchie,
Tate, Tippah, Tishomingo, Tunica, Union, and Yalobusha. 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 tonight

* up to 1.50 inches of rain is expected across the Flash Flood
Watch area.

* Street flooding will be a hazard for travelers. Low-lying and
poor drainage areas will be at risk for flash flooding, as well
as small streams.


Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.






Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 4:06 AM CST Feb. 20, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch in effect through late tonight...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of north Mississippi and west Tennessee, including the
following areas, in north Mississippi, Alcorn, Benton, Calhoun,
Chickasaw, Coahoma, DeSoto, Itawamba, Lafayette, Lee, Marshall,
Monroe, Panola, Pontotoc, Prentiss, Quitman, Tallahatchie,
Tate, Tippah, Tishomingo, Tunica, Union, and Yalobusha. 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 tonight

* up to 1.50 inches of rain is expected across the Flash Flood
Watch area.

* Street flooding will be a hazard for travelers. Low-lying and
poor drainage areas will be at risk for flash flooding, as well
as small streams.


Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.






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