River Statement
Issued by NWS Memphis, TN

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HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEMPHIS TN
913 PM CST MON MAR 2 2015

Water levels can be expected to rise on the Coldwater River...
Hatchie River...L`anguille River...Little Tallahatchie Canal...North
Fork Forked Deer River...Obion River...St Francis River Diversion
Ditch...Yalobusha River.


At 9 PM Monday, the stage on the North Fork Forked Deer River at
Dyersburg was 19.1 feet and rising. Flood stage is 22.0 feet. Minor
flooding is forecast with a maximum stage of 22.5 feet on Friday
March 06.At 23.0 feet, Most low lying areas south and southeast of
dyersburg are flooding. Water is beginning to flow over bean mill
road in southeast dyersburg.

At 9 PM Monday, the stage on the St Francis River Diversion Ditch at
Madison was 9.9 feet and rising. Flood stage is 32.0 feet.

At 8 PM Monday, the stage on the L`anguille River at Palestine was
22.2 feet and steady. Flood stage is 25.0 feet.

At 9 PM Monday, the stage on the Obion River near Obion was 31.0 feet
and rising. Flood stage is 34.0 feet.At 34.0 feet, Farm land near the
river is flooded..

At 8 PM Monday, the stage on the Hatchie River near Bolivar was 14.9
feet and falling. Flood stage is 18.0 feet.

At 9 PM Monday, the stage on the Hatchie River at Rialto was 15.4
feet and steady. Flood stage is 20.0 feet.

At 8 PM Monday, the stage on the Coldwater River at Marks was 34.2
feet and rising. Flood stage is 39.0 feet.

At 9 PM Monday, the stage on the Little Tallahatchie Canal at Etta
was 17.2 feet and rising. Flood stage is 25.0 feet.

At 8 PM Monday, the stage on the Yalobusha River at Calhoun City was
18.5 feet and falling. Flood stage is 23.0 feet.

The next River Statement will be issued tomorrow 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.

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

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