Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Memphis, TN

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Flood Watch
National Weather Service Memphis TN
147 PM CDT Thu Jun 22 2017

...Flash Flooding possible over portions of the Mid-South through
Friday evening...

.Tropical Depression Cindy will continue to  weaken over the next
36 hours as the center moves northeastward into the Lower
Mississippi Valley. Moderate to heavy rainfall will be possible
across Northwest Mississippi, much of Eastern Arkansas, West
Tennessee, and the Missouri Bootheel. Rainfall amounts of 2 to 4
inches...with localized higher totals are possible. Rain will
taper off Friday Night as the system moves into the middle Ohio
River Valley and points east.

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Cross-Crittenden-St. Francis-Lee AR-Phillips-DeSoto-Marshall-
Benton MS-Tunica-Tate-Coahoma-Quitman-Panola-Lafayette-
Tallahatchie-Yalobusha-Shelby-Fayette-Hardeman-
Including the cities of Wynne, West Memphis, Forrest City,
Marianna, Helena, West Helena, Southaven, Olive Branch,
Holly Springs, Ashland, Tunica, Senatobia, Clarksdale, Marks,
Batesville, Oxford, Charleston, Water Valley, Coffeeville,
Bartlett, Germantown, Collierville, Memphis, Millington,
Somerville, Oakland, and Bolivar
147 PM CDT Thu Jun 22 2017

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Memphis has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of East Arkansas, North
  Mississippi, and West Tennessee, including the following
  areas, in East Arkansas, Crittenden, Cross, Lee, Phillips, and
  St. Francis. In North Mississippi, Benton, Coahoma, DeSoto,
  Lafayette, Marshall, Panola, Quitman, Tallahatchie, Tate,
  Tunica, and Yalobusha. In West Tennessee, Fayette, Hardeman,
  and Shelby.

* From 7 PM CDT this evening through Friday Evening

* Excessive rainfall from Tropical Depression Cindy.

* High rainfall rates could lead to rapid inundation of flood-
  prone roadways. Sharp rises in creeks and small streams may
  occur. Low-lying areas may quickly become flooded.Low lying
  areas both urban and rural will be most prone to flooding.
  Travelers should be aware of these threat areas and avoid them
  if at all possible. In addition persons should avoid outside
  activity near culverts...ditches and ravines as these have
  proven deadly during flash flood events.

&&


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.

&&

$$

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Tippah-Alcorn-Tishomingo-Prentiss-Union-Pontotoc-Lee MS-Itawamba-
Calhoun-Chickasaw-Monroe-McNairy-Hardin-
Including the cities of Ripley MS, Corinth, Iuka, Booneville,
New Albany, Pontotoc, Tupelo, Fulton, Bruce, Calhoun City,
Houston, Okolona, Amory, Aberdeen, Selmer, and Savannah
147 PM CDT Thu Jun 22 2017

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS CANCELLED...

The Flash Flood Watch for portions of North Mississippi and West
Tennessee has been cancelled. Heavy rainfall from Tropical
Depression Cindy is expected to stay west of Northeast
Mississippi.

$$

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Randolph-Lawrence-
Including the cities of Pocahontas and Walnut Ridge
147 PM CDT Thu Jun 22 2017

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS CANCELLED...

The Flash Flood Watch for a portion of East Arkansas has been
cancelled. Heavy rainfall from Tropical Depression Cindy is
expected to stay east of Randolph and Lawrence Counties.

$$

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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Clay-Greene-Craighead-Poinsett-Mississippi-Dunklin-Pemiscot-Lake-
Obion-Weakley-Henry-Dyer-Gibson-Carroll-Benton TN-Lauderdale-
Tipton-Haywood-Crockett-Madison-Chester-Henderson-Decatur-
Including the cities of Piggott, Corning, Paragould, Jonesboro,
Harrisburg, Blytheville, Kennett, Caruthersville, Tiptonville,
Union City, Martin, Dresden, Paris, Dyersburg, Humboldt, Milan,
Huntingdon, Camden, Ripley TN, Covington, Brownsville, Alamo,
Jackson, Henderson, Lexington, Parsons, and Decaturville
147 PM CDT Thu Jun 22 2017

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* Portions of East Arkansas, Southeast Missouri, and West
  Tennessee, including the following areas, in East Arkansas,
  Clay, Craighead, Greene, Mississippi, and Poinsett. In
  Southeast Missouri, Dunklin and Pemiscot. In West Tennessee,
  Benton, Carroll, Chester, Crockett, Decatur, Dyer, Gibson,
  Haywood, Henderson, Henry, Lake, Lauderdale, Madison, Obion,
  Tipton, and Weakley.

* From 7 PM CDT this evening through Friday Evening

* Excessive rainfall from Tropical Depression Cindy.

* High rainfall rates could lead to rapid inundation of flood-
  prone roadways. Sharp rises in creeks and small streams may
  occur. Low-lying areas may quickly become flooded.Low lying
  areas both urban and rural will be most prone to flooding.
  Travelers should be aware of these threat areas and avoid them
  if at all possible. In addition persons should avoid outside
  activity near culverts...ditches and ravines as these have
  proven deadly during flash flood events.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.

&&

$$

KRM



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