Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Memphis, TN

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WGUS84 KMEG 260219
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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEMPHIS TN
919 PM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

The Flood Warning continues for the Tombigbee River.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A followup Flood Statement will be issued tomorrow morning or sooner if
conditions warrant.

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.

Do not drive through flooded areas...turn around don`t drown.

Stay tuned to your weather radio and your local news media for the
latest river information.

&&

MSC095-270219-
/O.EXT.KMEG.FL.W.0061.000000T0000Z-150528T1500Z/
/BGBM6.1.ER.150525T2109Z.150526T1200Z.150528T0900Z.NO/
919 PM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Tombigbee River at Bigbee
* until Thursday May 28.
* At 08 PM Monday the stage was 16.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring AND Minor flooding is forecast.
* Maximum forecast stage of 16.9 feet Tuesday May 26.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* The river rose above flood stage Monday May 25 and will continue
  rising to near 16.9 feet by Tuesday May 26. The river will fall
  below flood stage Thursday May 28.
* At 17.0 feet...Water is flowing over portions of Bigbee Road and
  extensive agricultural flooding is occurring.

&&

LAT...LON 3409 8852 3409 8840 3399 8852 3406 8857


$$

MSC095-270218-
/O.EXT.KMEG.FL.W.0060.000000T0000Z-150527T2125Z/
/AMYM6.1.ER.150525T1927Z.150526T0600Z.150527T1525Z.NO/
919 PM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Tombigbee River near Amory
* until Wednesday May 27.
* At 05 PM Monday the stage was 21.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring AND Minor flooding is forecast.
* Maximum forecast stage of 24.1 feet Tuesday May 26.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* The river rose above flood stage Monday May 25 and will continue
  rising to near 24.1 feet by Tuesday May 26. The river will fall
  below flood stage Wednesday May 27.
* At 25.0 feet...Widespread low land and farmland flooding is
  occurring.

&&

LAT...LON 3406 8857 3399 8852 3393 8854 3394 8856
      3402 8858

$$



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