River Statement
Issued by NWS Memphis, TN

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HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEMPHIS TN
1148 AM CST WED MAR 4 2015

Water levels can be expected to rise across all of the west Tennessee
rivers and streams.


At 11 AM Wednesday, the stage on the Obion River near Bogota was 16.5
feet and rising. Flood stage is 22.0 feet. At 22.0 feet, Widespread
lowland and agricultural flooding is occurring. Water is reaching the
outskirts of Bogota..

At 11 AM Wednesday, the stage on the S.F. Forked Deer River at
Jackson was 29.5 feet and rising. Flood stage is 34.0 feet.At 34.0
feet, Businesses along Westover Road are affected by flood waters..

At 11 AM Wednesday, the stage on the Hatchie River near Bolivar was
14.6 feet and rising. Flood stage is 18.0 feet. At 18.0 feet, Low
lying land near the river is flooding.

At 11 AM Wednesday, the stage on the Hatchie River at Rialto was 15.5
feet and rising. Flood stage is 20.0 feet.

At 11 AM Wednesday, the stage on the Loosahatchie River at Arlington
was 2.3 feet and rising. Flood stage is 20.0 feet.

At 11 AM Wednesday, the stage on the Wolf River at Germantown was 5.4
feet and rising. Flood stage is 20.5 feet.

At 11 AM Wednesday, the stage on the Wolf River near Rossville was
5.1 feet and rising. Flood stage is 13.0 feet.

The next River Statement will be issued later tonight.

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.

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