Mid-South Flood Statement



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NWS Memphis - Mid-South Flood Statement
County Warning Area [CWA]: MEG
Regional NWS Weather Office: Memphis, TN

207
WGUS84 KMEG 221555
FLSMEG
Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Memphis TN
1055 AM CDT Mon May 22 2017

...The Flood Advisory continues for the Mississippi River...
  Mississippi River at Tiptonville affecting New Madrid...Pemiscot
  and Lake Counties
  Mississippi River at Memphis affecting Crittenden...DeSoto and
  Shelby Counties
  Mississippi River at Helena affecting Lee...Phillips...Coahoma and
  Tunica Counties

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

The next River Statement will be issued later today.

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.

&&

MOC143-155-TNC095-231555-
/O.CON.KMEG.FL.Y.0015.000000T0000Z-170526T1402Z/
/TPTT1.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
1055 AM CDT Mon May 22 2017

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Mississippi River at Tiptonville
* until Friday May 26.
* At 9 AM Monday the stage was 36.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 37.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue falling.
* At 36.0 feet...In Missouri, Most fields around Robinson Lake in
  Pemiscot County are covered by flood water.

&&

LAT...LON 3650 8957 3650 8938 3623 8948 3623 8977


$$

ARC035-MSC033-TNC157-231555-
/O.CON.KMEG.FL.Y.0013.000000T0000Z-170525T1730Z/
/MEMT1.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
1055 AM CDT Mon May 22 2017

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Mississippi River at Memphis
* until Thursday May 25.
* At 9 AM Monday the stage was 33.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 34.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue falling about a foot a day.
* At 33.0 feet...In Memphis, Rivergate Drive could begin to flood
  north of the rail yards. In Arkansas, settlement at Blue Lake is
  flooded. Most all secondary roads east of the Arkansas levee are
  covered.

&&

LAT...LON 3539 9025 3539 8995 3533 9005 3513 9004
      3491 9008 3491 9041

$$

ARC077-107-MSC027-143-231555-
/O.CON.KMEG.FL.Y.0014.000000T0000Z-170525T1730Z/
/HEEA4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
1055 AM CDT Mon May 22 2017

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Mississippi River at Helena
* until Thursday May 25.
* At 9 AM Monday the stage was 43.6 feet and falling.
* Flood stage is 44.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continur to fall.
* At 44.0 feet...In Arkansas, road to landing east of downtown Helena
  is flooded. In Mississippi, cabin areas east of Desoto Lake are
  flooding. Industries north of Friars Point, Mississippi are
  inundating. Cabin areas east of Desoto Lake are flooding.

&&

LAT...LON 3455 9070 3455 9059 3450 9051 3412 9066
      3413 9107

$$

Mid-South Flood Statement from: NOAA-NWS