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Watches & Warnings

Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:40 PM CDT Jun. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect until midnight CDT
tonight...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of east Arkansas, southeast Missouri, and west
Tennessee, including the following areas, in east Arkansas,
Clay, Craighead, Greene, Mississippi, and Poinsett. In
southeast Missouri, Dunklin and Pemiscot. In west Tennessee,
Benton, Carroll, Chester, Crockett, Decatur, Dyer, Gibson,
Haywood, Henderson, Henry, Lake, Lauderdale, Madison, Obion,
Tipton, and Weakley.

* Until midnight CDT tonight

* additional rainfall of 1-2 inches will be possible

* sharp rises in creeks and small streams may occur. Low-lying
areas may quickly become flooded.Low lying areas both urban and
rural will be most prone to flooding. Travelers should be aware
of these threat areas and avoid them if at all possible. In
addition persons should avoid outside activity near
culverts... ditches and ravines as these have proven deadly
during flash flood events.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.




Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:40 PM CDT Jun. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect until midnight CDT
tonight...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of east Arkansas, southeast Missouri, and west
Tennessee, including the following areas, in east Arkansas,
Clay, Craighead, Greene, Mississippi, and Poinsett. In
southeast Missouri, Dunklin and Pemiscot. In west Tennessee,
Benton, Carroll, Chester, Crockett, Decatur, Dyer, Gibson,
Haywood, Henderson, Henry, Lake, Lauderdale, Madison, Obion,
Tipton, and Weakley.

* Until midnight CDT tonight

* additional rainfall of 1-2 inches will be possible

* sharp rises in creeks and small streams may occur. Low-lying
areas may quickly become flooded.Low lying areas both urban and
rural will be most prone to flooding. Travelers should be aware
of these threat areas and avoid them if at all possible. In
addition persons should avoid outside activity near
culverts... ditches and ravines as these have proven deadly
during flash flood events.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.