Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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Flood Watch
National Weather Service Jackson MS
902 PM CST Wed Feb 21 2018

...POTENTIAL FOR HEAVY RAINFALL AND FLASH FLOODING OVER PORTIONS
OF THE ARKLAMISS DELTA REGION THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

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Ashley-Chicot-Morehouse-West Carroll-East Carroll-Richland-
Madison LA-Franklin LA-Tensas-Bolivar-Sunflower-Washington-
Humphreys-Issaquena-Sharkey-
Including the cities of Crossett, North Crossett, Hamburg,
West Crossett, Dermott, Lake Village, Eudora, Bastrop, Oak Grove,
Epps, Lake Providence, Rayville, Delhi, Tallulah, Winnsboro,
Newellton, St. Joseph, Waterproof, Cleveland, Indianola,
Ruleville, Greenville, Belzoni, Isola, Mayersville, Rolling Fork,
and Anguilla
902 PM CST Wed Feb 21 2018

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* Portions of southeast Arkansas, northeast Louisiana and
  Mississippi, including the following areas in southeast
  Arkansas, Ashley and Chicot. In northeast Louisiana, East
  Carroll, Franklin LA, Madison LA, Morehouse, Richland, Tensas
  and West Carroll. In Mississippi, Bolivar, Humphreys,
  Issaquena, Sharkey, Sunflower and Washington.

* Through Thursday morning

* Multiple rounds of showers and thunderstorms producing heavy
  rainfall could bring 3 to 5 inches of rain, with locally
  higher amounts possible.

* The flooding of roads, low lying areas, and areas with poor
  drainage will be possible. If encountering flooded roads,
  remember to turn around, don`t drown.

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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