Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Memphis, TN

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEMPHIS TN
701 AM CDT FRI AUG 19 2016

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HAYWOOD TN-LAUDERDALE TN-CROCKETT TN-MADISON TN-
701 AM CDT FRI AUG 19 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEMPHIS HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  NORTHERN HAYWOOD COUNTY IN WESTERN TENNESSEE...
  NORTHEASTERN LAUDERDALE COUNTY IN WESTERN TENNESSEE...
  CROCKETT COUNTY IN WESTERN TENNESSEE...
  MADISON COUNTY IN WESTERN TENNESSEE...

* UNTIL 900 AM CDT

* AT 700 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN
  THE ADVISORY AREA. UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  JACKSON...BROWNSVILLE...HUMBOLDT...RIPLEY...FAIRVIEW...ALAMO...
  BELLS...HALLS...THREE WAY...BELLE EAGLE...ADAIR...NUTBUSH...
  BEMIS...FORKED DEER...HOLLY GROVE...MERCER...CARROLL...HENNING...
  MAURY CITY AND GATES.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF UP TO ONE INCH IS EXPECTED OVER THE AREA.
THIS ADDITIONAL RAIN WILL MAKE MINOR FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...AS WELL AS FARM AND COUNTRY ROADS. DO NOT
ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED...OR
PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.
DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.
IT TAKES ONLY A FEW INCHES OF SWIFTLY FLOWING WATER TO CARRY VEHICLES
AWAY.

&&

LAT...LON 3548 8908 3568 8905 3560 8926 3565 8960
      3587 8951 3581 8894 3580 8890 3579 8870
      3551 8865

$$



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