NWS County & Zone Alert Details

Weather Alerts for Tipton County, TN

As Issued by the National Weather Service

       River Flood Warning      

River Flood Warning    RIVER FLOOD WARNING    River Flood Warning
  TIPTON COUNTY, TN  
 
TENNESSEE & KENTUCKY COUNTIES INCLUDED IN THIS ADVISORY:
  Lauderdale - Tipton  
 
 EFFECTIVE:  Wed, 5/24 12:14pm  UPDATED:  Wed, 5/24 6:09pm URGENCY:  Expected 
 EXPIRES:  Sat, 5/27 7:00am SEVERITY:  Moderate  CERTAINTY:  Likely 

 
Details:
The Flood Warning continues for parts of the Mississippi River.
The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Osceola
* until Friday May 26.
* At 11 AM Wednesday the stage was 29.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring AND Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 28.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue its fall toward flood stage.
* At 30.0 feet...In Tennessee, The Reach-Coker Slough hunting camp is
flooded. Crawford Road West just north of Fort Pillow historic area
is going under water. Houses are flooding along Cold Creek Road.
Four Mile Road is flooding, and Champion Lake Road is being flooded
by Hatchie River backwater. Sunk Lake Road is flooded north of Bee
Lake. In Arkansas, Highway 120 is flooded between O`Donnell Bend
and the levee, and barge loading has to stop at Osceola.
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Information:
A followup Flood Statement will be issued this evening 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.