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Flood Warning
Issued: 2:24 PM CST Feb. 22, 2019 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Memphis
* until Wednesday March 13.
* At 2 PM Friday the stage was 36.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Maximum forecast stage of 41.0 feet on Wednesday March 6.
* Flood stage is 34.0 feet.
* The river rose above flood stage Tuesday February 19 and will
continue rising to near 41.0 feet by Wednesday March 6. The river
will fall below flood stage Wednesday March 13.
* At 42.0 feet... in Arkansas, the grain terminal across the river
from president's island is beginning to flood.


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




1015 am CST Fri Feb 22 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the loosahatchie river at loosahatchie river near Arlington 2ne
* from Saturday February 23 until Monday February 25.
* Present stage estimated at near 2 feet.
* Should rise above flood stage Saturday late afternoon
with a maximum forecast stage of 21.0 feet on Sunday
February 24.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* At 21.0 feet... brief Road is flooding.


Lat... Lon 3533 9005 3530 8980 3538 8964 3520 8964
      3524 8989 3522 9004




Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 2:33 PM CST Feb. 22, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Saturday evening...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of east Arkansas, north Mississippi, southeast
Missouri, and west Tennessee, including the following areas,
in east Arkansas, Crittenden, cross, Lee, Mississippi,
Phillips, and St. Francis. 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 southeast Missouri, 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 Saturday evening

* an additional 2 to 4 inches of rainfall is expected across the
watch area with isolated higher amounts.

* Street flooding will be a hazard for motorists. 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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Wind Advisory
Issued: 2:26 PM CST Feb. 22, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory in effect from 10 am Saturday to midnight CST
Saturday night...

The National Weather Service in Memphis has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect from 10 am Saturday to midnight CST
Saturday night.

* Winds... south to southwest at 15-25 mph... with gusts to 40 mph.

* Timing... from 10am CST Saturday morning to midnight CST.

* Impacts... fallen trees from saturated soils will likely down
power lines causing power outages. Travel may become
hazardous... especially for high profile vehicles.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of 25 mph or greater
are expected. Winds this strong can make driving difficult,
especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.



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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 2:33 PM CST Feb. 22, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Saturday evening...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of east Arkansas, north Mississippi, southeast
Missouri, and west Tennessee, including the following areas,
in east Arkansas, Crittenden, cross, Lee, Mississippi,
Phillips, and St. Francis. 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 southeast Missouri, 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 Saturday evening

* an additional 2 to 4 inches of rainfall is expected across the
watch area with isolated higher amounts.

* Street flooding will be a hazard for motorists. 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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