Flash Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Memphis, TN

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FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEMPHIS TN
514 PM CDT WED SEP 2 2015

TNC157-030015-
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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
SHELBY TN-
514 PM CDT WED SEP 2 2015

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 715 PM CDT FOR
SOUTH CENTRAL SHELBY COUNTY...

AT 509 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR ESTIMATES 1 TO 2 INCHES OF RAIN HAS
OCCURRED OVER THE PAST HOUR. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE
DIMINISHING OVER THE AREA. HOWEVER...FLASH FLOODING MAY CONTINUE TO
OCCUR NEAR DRAINAGE DITCHES AND STREAMS AS RUNOFF FROM THE EARLIER
RAIN FLOWS INTO THEM.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
MEMPHIS...DOWNTOWN MEMPHIS...MIDTOWN MEMPHIS...WHITEHAVEN...
CAPLEVILLE AND PARKWAY VILLAGE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...


TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

&&

LAT...LON 3520 8992 3502 8989 3501 9006 3520 9006

$$



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