Issued by NWS Memphis, TN
FGUS84 KMEG 050240
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEMPHIS TN
940 PM CDT WED MAY 4 2016
Water levels can be expected to rise slightly on the Coldwater River...and fall
on the Hatchie River...and L`anguille River.
At 8 PM Wednesday, the stage on the L`anguille River at Palestine was
24.6 feet and falling. Flood stage is 25.0 feet.At 25.0 feet,
Flooding of large areas of agriculture land along the river is
At 9 PM Wednesday, the stage on the Hatchie River near Bolivar was
13.6 feet and falling. Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
At 9 PM Wednesday, the stage on the Hatchie River at Rialto was 12.6
feet and falling. Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
At 9 PM Wednesday, the stage on the Coldwater River at Marks was 12.6
feet and rising. Flood stage is 39.0 feet.
The next River Statement will be issued tomorrow morning 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.