Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Memphis, TN

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WGUS84 KMEG 250155
FLSMEG
Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Memphis TN
855 PM CDT Wed May 24 2017

...The Flood Advisory continues for the Mississippi River...
  Mississippi River at Caruthersville affecting Mississippi...
  Pemiscot...Dyer...Lake and Lauderdale Counties
  Mississippi River at Memphis affecting Crittenden...DeSoto and
  Shelby Counties
  Mississippi River at Helena affecting Lee...Phillips...Coahoma and
  Tunica Counties

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

The next River 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.

&&

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855 PM CDT Wed May 24 2017

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Mississippi River at Caruthersville
* until Friday June 02.
* At 08 PM Wednesday the stage was 31.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 32.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will fall to near 31.5 feet Thursday May 25.
* At 32.0 feet...In Missouri, docks of the steele mill near Hickman
  are flooding. In Tennessee, Mississippi River overbank flooding is
  occurring across Highway 88 just north of Dee Webb Road. Extensive
  amounts of Chickasaw National Wildlife Refuge are flooded. Sloughs
  at the west end of Barr Road are beginning to back up into fields.

&&

LAT...LON 3623 8977 3623 8948 3606 8950 3595 8948
      3582 8956 3582 8985

$$

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855 PM CDT Wed May 24 2017

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Mississippi River at Memphis
* until Sunday May 28.
* At 08 PM Wednesday the stage was 30.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 34.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will fall to near 30.7 feet Thursday May 25.
* At 30.0 feet...In Memphis, the boat landing on the north end of Mud
  Island at the mouth of the Wolf River is covered. In Arkansas,
  recreational vehicle park south of West Memphis starts to flood.
  Dacus Lake Road is flooding north and south of I-40. The river is
  against the toe of the levee from the north Shelby County line
  south to near Sulcer Road. Water is encroaching the levee near the
  south end of Island 40 Chute. The camp near Mound City is flooding.
  Water is beginning to flood the settlement near Blue Lake.

&&

LAT...LON 3539 9025 3539 8995 3533 9005 3513 9004
      3491 9008 3491 9041

$$

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855 PM CDT Wed May 24 2017

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Mississippi River at Helena
* until Saturday May 27.
* At 08 PM Wednesday the stage was 42.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 44.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will fall to near 41.9 feet Thursday May 25.
* At 42.0 feet...Fields between Jackson Point and Jug Harris Towhead
  begin to go under water. In Mississippi, water is near or on the
  toe of the Mississippi Levee south of Highway 49 past mile 658.
  Road to termainal at Long Lake Bayou is flooding.

&&

LAT...LON 3455 9070 3455 9059 3450 9051 3412 9066
      3413 9107

$$




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