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Flood Warning
Issued: 9:17 PM CST Feb. 22, 2019 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the S.F. Of the Forked Deer river near Halls
* until further notice.
* At 9 PM Friday the stage was 11.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Maximum forecast stage of 14.0 feet on Saturday February 23.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* The river is currently in flood stage and will continue rising to near
14.0 feet by Saturday February 23 then begin falling.
* At 14.0 feet... flood water is flowing over several low lying roads
near the river and access to low lying areas will be limited due to
high water.


Lat... Lon 3595 8948 3600 8940 3589 8932 3584 8940





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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