Flash Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Memphis, TN

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Flash Flood Statement
National Weather Service Memphis TN
709 AM CDT SUN APR 30 2017

ARC021-031-055-075-111-121-301630-
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Greene AR-Randolph AR-Craighead AR-Poinsett AR-Lawrence AR-Clay AR-
709 AM CDT SUN APR 30 2017

...THIS IS A FLASH FLOOD EMERGENCY FOR JONESBORO...

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1130 AM CDT FOR
GREENE...RANDOLPH...CRAIGHEAD...NORTHWESTERN POINSETT...EASTERN
LAWRENCE AND CLAY COUNTIES...

At 704 AM CDT, Emergency Management reported that emergency
evacuations were in progress in southeast Jonesboro. Radar estimates
total rainfall of 4 to 5 inches in the Jonesboro area.

This is a FLASH FLOOD EMERGENCY for Jonesboro. This is a
PARTICULARLY DANGEROUS SITUATION. SEEK HIGHER GROUND NOW!

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Jonesboro, Paragould, Pocahontas, Walnut Ridge, Corning, Bono, Lake
City, Bay, Brookland, Marmaduke, Crowleys Ridge State Park, Lake
Frierson State Park, Oak Grove Heights, Lafe, Reyno, Maynard,
Biggers, Cash, Knobel and O`kean.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Move to higher ground now. This is an extremely dangerous and
life-threatening situation. Do not attempt to travel unless you are
fleeing an area subject to flooding or under an evacuation order.

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

A Flash Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring.
If you are in the warned area move to higher ground immediately.
Residents living along streams and creeks should take immediate
precautions to protect life and property.

&&

LAT...LON 3650 9032 3619 9033 3572 9045 3567 9104
      3588 9103 3615 9089 3615 9106 3612 9107
      3615 9108 3616 9113 3620 9116 3624 9124
      3637 9128 3642 9131 3642 9134 3650 9136

$$

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