Mid-South Hydrologic Statement

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

FGUS84 KMEG 201839
Hydrologic Statement...Corrected for Arkansas Basins
National Weather Service Memphis TN
1239 PM CST Tue Feb 20 2018

Water levels can be expected to rise on the L`anguille River...Saint
Francis River.

At 12 PM Tuesday, the stage on the Saint Francis River at Lake City
was 5.6 feet and rising. Flood stage is 10.0 feet. At 10.0 feet,
Flooding is occurring in the swamps along the river..

At 11 AM Tuesday, the stage on the L`anguille River at Palestine was
22.1 feet and rising. Flood stage is 25.0 feet. At 25.0 feet, Flooding
of large areas of agriculture land along the river is occurring..

Heavy rainfall tonight into tomorrow will likely lead to further rises
along the rivers. Currently they are forecast to remain below flood stage.

The next River Statement will be issued tomorrow or sooner if conditions

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.



Mid-South Hydrologic Statement from: NOAA-NWS