Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Memphis, TN

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WGUS84 KMEG 201504
FLSMEG

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEMPHIS TN
1004 AM CDT WED MAY 20 2015

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ST. FRANCIS AR-
1004 AM CDT WED MAY 20 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEMPHIS HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  CENTRAL ST. FRANCIS COUNTY IN EASTERN ARKANSAS...

* UNTIL 100 PM CDT

* AT 1003 AM CDT...TRAINED WEATHER SPOTTERS REPORTED HEAVY RAIN
  CAUSING MINOR FLOODING IN THE FORREST CITY AREA. LIGHT TO MODERATE
  RAIN WILL CONTINUE FOR ANOTHER ONE TO TWO HOURS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO
AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. FLOOD WATERS ARE USUALLY
DEEPER THAN THEY APPEAR. JUST ONE FOOT OF FLOWING WATER IS POWERFUL
ENOUGH TO SWEEP VEHICLES OFF THE ROAD. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED
ROADS MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 3510 9060 3491 9061 3491 9093 3511 9093

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