Issued by NWS Memphis, TN
FGUS84 KMEG 271553
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEMPHIS TN
1053 AM CDT FRI MAR 27 2015
Water levels can be expected to remain a little high on the L`anguille River...Right
Hand Chute Little River...Saint Francis River...St Francis River
At 10 AM 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 10 AM Friday, the stage on the St Francis River Diversion Ditch at
Madison was 30.4 feet and falling. Flood stage is 32.0 feet.At 29.0
feet, Agricultural land near the river is affected by flood water..
At 10 AM Friday, the stage on the Right Hand Chute Little River at
Rivervale was 5.4 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 10 AM Friday, the stage on the L`anguille River at Palestine was
22.8 feet and falling. Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
The next River Statement will be issued later today 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.