Issued by NWS Memphis, TN
FGUS84 KMEG 280203
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEMPHIS TN
903 PM CDT FRI MAR 27 2015
Water levels can be expected to steady on the Hatchie River...
L`anguille River...Right Hand Chute Little River...Saint Francis
River...St Francis River Diversion Ditch.
At 8 PM Friday, the stage on the Saint Francis River near Saint
Francis was 22.0 feet and steady. Flood stage is 22.0 feet.At 22.0
feet, Several roads near Wilhelmina, Missouri are flooded.
Recreational areas and large areas of agriculture land near the river
At 8 PM Friday, the stage on the Saint Francis River at Lake City was
8.4 feet and steady. Flood stage is 10.0 feet.At 10.0 feet, Flooding
is occurring in the swamps along the river..
At 8 PM Friday, the stage on the St Francis River Diversion Ditch at
Madison was 30.1 feet and falling. Flood stage is 32.0 feet.At 29.0
feet, Agricultural land near the river is affected by flood water..
At 8 PM Friday, the stage on the Right Hand Chute Little River at
Rivervale was 5.5 feet and rising. Flood stage is 11.0 feet.At 10.0
feet, Unprotected farmland near the river is flooded between
Rivervale and Big Lake Wildlife Refuge..
At 8 PM Friday, the stage on the L`anguille River at Palestine was
22.8 feet and steady. Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
At 8 PM Friday, the stage on the Hatchie River near Hatchie River
near Bolivar 2NNE was 13.1 feet and falling. Flood stage is 18.0
At 8 PM Friday, the stage on the Hatchie River at Rialto was 13.4
feet and falling. Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
The next River Statement will be issued tomorrow 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.