Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Memphis, TN

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEMPHIS TN
527 PM CDT TUE JUL 7 2015

...HEAVY RAINFALL AND FLASH FLOODING EXPECTED ACROSS PORTIONS OF
NORTHEAST ARKANSAS...THE MISSOURI BOOTHEEL...AND NORTHWEST
TENNESSEE...

.NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL MOVE REPEATEDLY OVER THE
SAME AREAS THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING ACROSS PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST
ARKANSAS...THE MISSOURI BOOTHEEL...AND NORTHWEST TENNESSEE. THE
WATCH INCLUDES THE CITIES OF JONESBORO ARKANSAS...DYERSBURG
TENNESSEE...AND PARIS TENNESSEE. THE ATMOSPHERE OVER THESE AREAS
WILL REMAIN VERY MOIST AND UNSTABLE AND RESULT IN HIGH RAINFALL
RATES. SEVERAL INCHES OF RAIN WILL BE POSSIBLE IN AREAS WHERE
THUNDERSTORMS MOVE REPEATEDLY OVER THE SAME LOCATIONS.

ARZ026>028-TNZ003-004-019>022-048-051-081000-
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CRAIGHEAD-POINSETT-MISSISSIPPI-WEAKLEY-HENRY-DYER-GIBSON-CARROLL-
BENTON TN-LAUDERDALE-CROCKETT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...JONESBORO...HARRISBURG...BLYTHEVILLE...
MARTIN...DRESDEN...PARIS...DYERSBURG...HUMBOLDT...MILAN...
HUNTINGDON...CAMDEN...RIPLEY TN...ALAMO
527 PM CDT TUE JUL 7 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEMPHIS HAS EXPANDED THE

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH TO INCLUDE PORTIONS OF EAST ARKANSAS AND
  WEST TENNESSEE...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN EAST
  ARKANSAS...CRAIGHEAD...MISSISSIPPI AND POINSETT. IN WEST
  TENNESSEE...BENTON...CARROLL...CROCKETT...DYER...GIBSON...
  HENRY...LAUDERDALE AND WEAKLEY.

* THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON

* RAINFALL AMOUNTS BETWEEN 3 AND 5 INCHES WITH ISOLATED HIGHER
  AMOUNTS WILL BE POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY WHERE THUNDERSTORMS MOVE
  REPEATEDLY OVER THE SAME LOCATIONS.

* HEAVY RAINFALL MAY LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING. HEAVY RAINS IN
  SHORT PERIODS OF TIME WILL RESULT IN QUICK RISES IN WATER
  LEVELS ALONG AREA CREEKS AND SMALL RIVERS. THIS WILL ALSO
  RESULT IN FLOODED ROADWAYS AND LOW WATER CROSSINGS IN AREAS
  THAT RECEIVE FLASH FLOODING. SOME ROADS MAY BECOME IMPASSABLE.
  TURN AROUND...DON/T DROWN.

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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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
RANDOLPH-CLAY-LAWRENCE-GREENE-DUNKLIN-PEMISCOT-LAKE-OBION-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...POCAHONTAS...PIGGOTT...CORNING...
WALNUT RIDGE...PARAGOULD...KENNETT...CARUTHERSVILLE...
TIPTONVILLE...UNION CITY
527 PM CDT TUE JUL 7 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF EAST ARKANSAS...SOUTHEAST MISSOURI AND WEST
  TENNESSEE...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN EAST ARKANSAS...
   CLAY...GREENE...LAWRENCE AND RANDOLPH. IN SOUTHEAST
  MISSOURI... DUNKLIN AND PEMISCOT. IN WEST TENNESSEE...LAKE AND
  OBION.

* THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON

* RAINFALL AMOUNTS BETWEEN 3 AND 5 INCHES WITH ISOLATED HIGHER
  AMOUNTS WILL BE POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY WHERE THUNDERSTORMS MOVE
  REPEATEDLY OVER THE SAME LOCATIONS.

* HEAVY RAINFALL MAY LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING. HEAVY RAINS IN
  SHORT PERIODS OF TIME WILL RESULT IN QUICK RISES IN WATER
  LEVELS ALONG AREA CREEKS AND SMALL RIVERS. THIS WILL ALSO
  RESULT IN FLOODED ROADWAYS AND LOW WATER CROSSINGS IN AREAS
  THAT RECEIVE FLASH FLOODING. SOME ROADS MAY BECOME IMPASSABLE.
  TURN AROUND...DON/T DROWN.

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.

&&

$$

JCL


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