Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Memphis, TN

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WGUS84 KMEG 030350
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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEMPHIS TN
1050 PM CDT THU JUL 2 2015

TNC077-113-030545-
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HENDERSON TN-MADISON TN-
1050 PM CDT THU JUL 2 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEMPHIS HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  HENDERSON COUNTY IN WEST TENNESSEE...
  NORTHEASTERN MADISON COUNTY IN WEST TENNESSEE...

* UNTIL 1245 AM CDT

* AT 1046 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY
  RAIN FROM NORTHEAST OF LEXINGTON...TO BLUE GOOSE...TO NORTH OF
  BEMIS. THE STORMS HAVE PRODUCED UP TO 1.5 INCHES OF RAIN SINCE
  915 PM. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN THE
  ADVISORY AREA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE PONDING OF WATER IN
HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS SMALL STREAMS AND
OTHER POOR DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS. MOST FLOOD DEATHS
OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS MAKE THE SMART
CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 3557 8823 3557 8856 3559 8857 3559 8862
      3557 8862 3557 8892 3577 8889 3581 8821

$$


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