Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Memphis, TN

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEMPHIS TN
125 PM CDT FRI AUG 26 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEMPHIS HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  DECATUR COUNTY IN WESTERN TENNESSEE...
  NORTHERN HARDIN COUNTY IN WESTERN TENNESSEE...
  SOUTHEASTERN HENDERSON COUNTY IN WESTERN TENNESSEE...

* UNTIL 330 PM CDT

* AT 125 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR ESTIMATES 1 TO 3 INCHES OF RAIN HAS
  OCCURRED OVER THE PAST HOUR. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL PRODUCE
  AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO 3 INCHES OF RAIN OVER THE NEXT 2 HOURS.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  PARSONS...DECATURVILLE...SARDIS...REAGAN...DARDEN...MONTGOMERY...
  SCOTTS HILL...SALTILLO...CHESTERFIELD...BATH SPRINGS...
  BUSSELTOWN...LICK SKILLET...THURMAN...BEACON...FIVE FORKS...
  RED WALNUT...WARRENS BLUFF...LARGO...PERRYVILLE AND MOUNT TABOR.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

IN HILLY TERRAIN THERE ARE HUNDREDS OF LOW WATER CROSSINGS WHICH ARE
POTENTIALLY DANGEROUS IN HEAVY RAIN. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS FLOODED
ROADS. FIND AN ALTERNATE ROUTE.

&&

LAT...LON 3539 8798 3539 8803 3535 8801 3532 8802
      3540 8836 3549 8836 3572 8835 3567 8802
      3562 8804 3552 8797 3551 8797 3548 8799
      3547 8802 3545 8804 3542 8803 3541 8797

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