Issued by NWS Memphis, TN
FGUS84 KMEG 281829
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEMPHIS TN
1229 PM CST SAT FEB 28 2015
Water levels can be expected to fall on the Hatchie River...North
Fork Forked Deer River...Obion River.
At 12 PM Saturday, the stage on the Obion River near Obion was 33.0
feet and falling. Flood stage is 34.0 feet.At 33.0 feet, Agriculture
land near the Obion River begins to flood..
At 12 PM Saturday, the stage on the Obion River near Bogota was 18.7
feet and falling. Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
At 12 PM Saturday, the stage on the North Fork Forked Deer River at
Dyersburg was 20.8 feet and falling. Flood stage is 22.0 feet.At 22.0
feet, Flooding is occurring in farm land near the river.
At 11 AM Saturday, the stage on the Hatchie River near Bolivar was
15.7 feet and falling. Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
At 12 PM Saturday, the stage on the Hatchie River at Rialto was 14.5
feet and steady. Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
The next River Statement will be issued this evening or sooner if conditions
For graphical river and flood information...please go to
www.weather.gov and click near Memphis on the map. Then select Rivers
and Lakes AHPS under current conditions.
Stay tuned to your weather radio and your local news media for the
latest river information.