Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Memphis, TN

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Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Memphis TN
159 PM CDT SUN AUG 20 2017

Craighead AR-Lawrence AR-
159 PM CDT SUN AUG 20 2017

The National Weather Service in Memphis has issued a

* Flood Advisory for...
  Western Craighead County in eastern Arkansas...
  Southern Lawrence County in eastern Arkansas...

* Until 300 PM CDT

* At 159 PM CDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
  thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding in the advisory area.
  Up to two inches of rain have already fallen.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Jonesboro, Bono, Cash, Alicia, Egypt, Minturn, Strangers Home,
  Herman, Dryden, Dorothy, Calvin, Risher, Winesburg, Gilkerson,
  Otwell, Lanieve and Clover Bend.


Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying


LAT...LON 3599 9124 3596 9077 3572 9078 3571 9101
      3571 9104 3588 9103 3589 9124


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