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Flood Warning
Issued: 8:31 AM CST Feb. 22, 2019 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the L'Anguille river at Palestine
* until further notice.
* At 7 am Friday the stage was 27.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* The river rose above flood stage and will continue rising to near
28.5 feet by Monday February 25. Additional rises may be possible
thereafter.
* At 29.0 feet... numerous roads and bridges are flooded and
evacuations may be necessary due to access problems.


Lat... Lon 3515 9100 3515 9073 3500 9075 3479 9081
      3491 9101



842 PM CST Thu Feb 21 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Helena
* until Sunday March 10.
* At 8 PM Thursday the stage was 44.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Maximum forecast stage of 47.5 feet on Sunday March 3.
* Flood stage is 44.0 feet.
* The river rose above flood stage Thursday February 21 and will
continue rising to near 47.5 feet by Sunday March 3. The river
will fall below flood stage Sunday March 10.
* At 48.0 feet... in Mississippi, places on the southeast side of
DeSoto Lake are being covered.


Lat... Lon 3455 9070 3455 9059 3450 9051 3412 9066
      3413 9107




842 PM CST Thu Feb 21 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Tunica Riverpark
* until Wednesday March 13.
* At 7 PM Thursday the stage was 47.7 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring.
* Maximum forecast stage of 51.0 feet on Friday March 1.
* Flood stage is 41.0 feet.
* The river rose above flood stage and will continue rising to near
51.0 feet by Friday March 1. The river will fall below flood stage
Wednesday March 13.
* At 51.0 feet... in Mississippi, peepers and Doris streets are mostly
flooded. Bluebird trail is flooding. Nel-win and Lakeview camps are
completely flooded. Fields at Ashley Point and Diamond Woods are
covered.


Lat... Lon 3491 9062 3491 9022 3480 9034 3450 9051
      3455 9059 3476 9074




Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:54 AM 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 5 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.




Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:54 AM 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 5 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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