Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Memphis, TN

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEMPHIS TN
1054 PM CST WED MAR 4 2015

The Flood Warning continues for the Little Tallahatchie Canal...
Tallahatchie River.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A followup Flood Statement will be issued tomorrow morning or sooner if
conditions warrant.

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.

Do not drive through flooded areas...turn around don`t drown.

Stay tuned to your weather radio and your local news media for the
latest river information.

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MSC135-060454-
/O.EXT.KMEG.FL.W.0020.150305T2100Z-150307T0730Z/
/LOGM6.1.ER.150305T2100Z.150306T0600Z.150307T0130Z.NO/
1054 PM CST WED MAR 4 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Tallahatchie River at Locopolis
* from Thursday March 05 until Friday March 06.
* At 10 PM Wednesday the stage was 29.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Maximum forecast stage of 33.5 feet Friday March 06.
* Flood stage is 33.0 feet.
* Forecast to rise above flood stage by Thursday March 05 and
  continue to rise to near 33.5 feet by Friday March 06.The river
  will fall below flood stage by Friday March 06.
* At 34.0 feet...Widespread farmland flooding in Quitman and
  Tallahatchie Counties

&&

LAT...LON 3408 9046 3401 9021 3406 9005 3389 9005
      3390 9033 3398 9046

$$

MSC071-093-145-060454-
/O.EXT.KMEG.FL.W.0021.150305T1200Z-150306T2136Z/
/ETAM6.1.ER.150305T1200Z.150306T0000Z.150306T1536Z.NO/
1054 PM CST WED MAR 4 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Little Tallahatchie Canal at Etta
* from Thursday March 05 until Friday March 06.
* At 10 PM Wednesday the stage was 23.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Maximum forecast stage of 25.5 feet Thursday March 05.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Forecast to rise above flood stage by Thursday March 05 and
  continue to rise to near 25.5 feet by Thursday March 05.The river
  will fall below flood stage by Friday March 06.
* At 26.0 feet...County Highway 47 near Mud Creek and Mill Creek has
  6 to 12 inches of water over it. Several thousand acres of crop
  land are flooded.

&&

LAT...LON 3466 8944 3466 8910 3446 8912 3434 8925
      3441 8944

$$



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