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Flood Warning
Issued: 9:16 PM CST Feb. 23, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the S.F. Fork Forked Deer river near Halls
* until further notice.
* At 09 PM Friday the stage was 11.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Maximum forecast stage of 13.0 feet on Sunday February 25.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* The river rose above flood stage and will continue rising to near
13.0 feet by Sunday February 25 then begin falling.
* At 12.5 feet... water is flowing over Highway 210 north of Halls.
Several low lying roads near the South Fork of the Forked Deer
river are flooded.


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





916 PM CST Fri Feb 23 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the North Fork Forked Deer river at Dyersburg
* until Tuesday February 27.
* At 09 PM Friday the stage was 22.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Maximum forecast stage of 23.5 feet on Sunday February 25.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* The river rose above flood stage Friday February 23 and will
continue rising to near 23.5 feet by Sunday February 25. The river
will fall below flood stage Tuesday February 27.
* At 24.0 feet... flooding is beginning in South Dyersburg. Several
homes in southeast Dyersburg are surrounded by water and flood
waters begin to cause access problems. Residents in this area
should take necessary precautions


Lat... Lon 3606 8950 3606 8916 3594 8916 3597 8934
      3601 8938 3595 8948




916 PM CST Fri Feb 23 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Obion river near Bogota
* from Monday February 26 until further notice.
* At 09 PM Friday the stage was 18.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Maximum forecast stage of 23.0 feet on Wednesday February 28.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Forecast to rise above flood stage by Monday February 26 and
continue to rise to near 23.0 feet by Wednesday February 28.
* At 22.0 feet... widespread lowland and agricultural flooding is
occurring. Water is reaching the outskirts of Bogota.


Lat... Lon 3621 8948 3628 8927 3611 8927 3615 8941
      3611 8946 3611 8950




916 PM CST Fri Feb 23 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Obion river near Obion
* until further notice.
* At 09 PM Friday the stage was 35.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Maximum forecast stage of 37.0 feet on Sunday February 25.
* Flood stage is 34.0 feet.
* The river rose above flood stage Friday February 23 and will
continue rising to near 37.0 feet by Sunday February 25 then begin
falling.
* At 37.0 feet... flooding is occurring in Obion. Widespread flooding
is occurring in Rives. Numerous secondary roads near the river are
flooded.


Lat... Lon 3628 8927 3633 8909 3633 8895 3620 8895
      3614 8927




912 PM CST Fri Feb 23 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Caruthersville
* from Saturday February 24 until Wednesday March 14.
* At 09 PM Friday the stage was 31.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Maximum forecast stage of 40.0 feet on Saturday March 03.
* Flood stage is 32.0 feet.
* Forecast to rise above flood stage by Saturday February 24 and
continue to rise to near 40.0 feet by Saturday March 03.The river
will fall below flood stage by Wednesday March 14.
* At 40.0 feet... in Tennessee, Highway 88 is flooded at many places.
Backwater coming up the Obion and Forked Deer rivers has flooded
most unprotected land in western Dyer County and the north bottom
of Lauderdale County. Backwater has reached Miston, Finley, and
Four Points. Backwater has mearly reached Lennox, Richmond Road,
and Paw Paw Ridge. Parker Road in Lake County is flooded. In
Arkansas, Road to the grain terminal east Blytheville is flooded.
Fields inside the levee are flooded in pemiscott County, Missouri.


Lat... Lon 3623 8977 3623 8948 3606 8950 3595 8948
      3582 8956 3582 8985




Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 11:40 AM CST Feb. 23, 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

* additional rainfall amounts of 2 to 4 inches are possible
through Saturday night, with highest amounts expected north of
Interstate 40.

* Runoff from heavy rainfall may result in rapid rises in river,
stream, and creek levels. Widespread rural 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.



Krm


Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 11:40 AM CST Feb. 23, 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

* additional rainfall amounts of 2 to 4 inches are possible
through Saturday night, with highest amounts expected north of
Interstate 40.

* Runoff from heavy rainfall may result in rapid rises in river,
stream, and creek levels. Widespread rural 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.



Krm


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