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Flood Advisory

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEMPHIS TN
948 PM CDT THU APR 17 2014

...THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER...
  MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT CARUTHERSVILLE AFFECTING MISSISSIPPI...
  PEMISCOT...DYER AND LAUDERDALE COUNTIES
  MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT OSCEOLA AFFECTING MISSISSIPPI...LAUDERDALE
  AND TIPTON COUNTIES

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THE NEXT RIVER STATEMENT WILL BE ISSUED FRIDAY MORNING.

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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948 PM CDT THU APR 17 2014

THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR
  THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT CARUTHERSVILLE
* UNTIL FRIDAY APRIL 18.
* AT 9 PM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 29.5 FEET AND FALLING.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 32.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE FALLING SLOWLY.
* AT 29.0 FEET...SHIPPING OPERATION SOUTH OF HELOISE IS BEING
  FLOODED.  ROADS INSIDE LEVEE SOUTH OF CARUTHERSVILLE ARE BEGINNING
  TO FLOOD. CHISHOLM LAKE ROAD IS FLOODED SOUTH OF COCKLEBUR SLOUGH.
  OVERBANK FLOODING BEGINS ON LOW LYING FARMLAND ALONG BOTH BANKS OF
  THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER AND THE OBION RIVER IN NORTHWEST TENNESSEE.
  OLD FORKED DEER RIVER BED IS BEGINNING TO FLOOD FIELDS IN THE HALES
  POINT AREA SOUTH OF SUGGS ROAD.

$$



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