Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Nashville, TN

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Nashville TN
828 AM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in Tennessee...

  Red River At Port Royal AFFECTING Montgomery and Robertson Counties

.Rainfall yesterday has caused the Red River to rise above Flood Stage this
morning. The river is expected to continue rising and crest today, then
fall through tonight.


Avoid flooded areas along the river...And move personal belongings to higher
ground. Never drive through flooded roads as the depth of water may be too great
to pass...Even in trucks or sport utility vehicles. If you come across a flooded
road...Turn around don`t drown.

Stay tuned to noaa weather radio or other local media for further information
from the National Weather Service.


828 AM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

...Flood Warning extended until 05/28 02:48...The Flood Warning continues for
  The Red River At Port Royal
* From this morning until 05/28 02:48.
* At 07AM Friday the stage was 29.8 feet and rising.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 30.0 feet.
* Forecast to rise above flood stage this morning and continue to rise to
  near 31.0 feet this afternoon.
* At 33.0 feet...Flooding of Port Royal State Park begins.
* At 30.0 feet...Low lying agricultural areas along the Red River from the
  Kentucky State Line to Adams, past Port Royal State Park, and on the Sulpher
  Fork from near Springfield to near Cedar Hill, to Port Royal State Park begin
  to flood.


LAT...LON  3655 8737 3655 8724 3659 8713 3653 8713
      3652 8724 3652 8736



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