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Flood Warning
Issued: 9:12 PM CST Feb. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Tennessee River at Savannah
* until Monday February 26.
* At 08 PM Tuesday the stage was 374.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 370.0 feet.
* At 375.0 feet... Road going north from Catfish Lane to Coffee
Landing Road is flooded near the Highway 64 bridge. Sections of
Coffee Landing Road are under 5 feet of water.


Lat... Lon 3548 8836 3548 8805 3527 8805 3514 8823
      3501 8823 3501 8838




Areal Flood Watch, Flood Advisory
Issued: 2:45 AM CST Feb. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect through late Saturday night...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of east Arkansas, north Mississippi, southeast
Missouri, and west Tennessee, including the following areas,
in east Arkansas, Clay, Craighead, Crittenden, cross, Greene,
Lawrence, Lee, Mississippi, Phillips, Poinsett, Randolph, and
St. Francis. In north Mississippi, Alcorn, Benton, Coahoma,
DeSoto, Marshall, Panola, Quitman, Tate, Tippah, and Tunica.
In southeast Missouri, Dunklin and Pemiscot. In west
Tennessee, Benton, Carroll, Chester, Crockett, Decatur, Dyer,
Fayette, Gibson, Hardeman, Hardin, Haywood, Henderson, Henry,
Lake, Lauderdale, Madison, McNairy, Obion, Shelby, Tipton, and
Weakley.

* Through late Saturday night

* heavy rainfall is expected across much of the mid-south.
Rainfall amounts of 2 to 4 inches are possible, with localized
higher amounts. Another round of heavy rainfall is expected
Friday through Saturday night.

* Runoff from heavy rainfall may result in rapid rises in river,
stream, and creek levels. Widespread lowland flooding is
possible and poor drainage urban areas may experience street
flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.



Jab


1036 PM CST Tue Feb 20 2018

The flood advisory continues for
the Tennessee River at Clifton
* until Sunday morning.
* Flood stage is 370.0 feet.
* The river will continue to fall to near 367.9 feet by Thursday morning.
* At 370.0 feet... in Decatur County, the boat launch and parking lot areas of
riverstone Marina are flooded. In Wayne County, water begins to flood portions
of Beechview drive and the Beech Lake campground on Beech Lake Road. In Perry
County, access roads in the Peters Landing area including Peters Landing Road
begin to flood. In Hardin County, in the Cobb farm area of Nance Bend and low
lying portions of senator Cobb Road and colonel James Hardin drive begin to
flood and access may be limited.
* At 369.0 feet... in Decatur County, water inundates Scenic Lane in the Russ
farm area, cutting off all access to riverfront homes in the area.
* At 368.0 feet... in Perry County, water reaches the low lying portions of
access roads in the Peters Landing area.
* At 367.0 feet... in Wayne County, water inundates the boat launch areas and
portions of access roads in the Beech Lake campground on Beech Lake Road.
* At 366.0 feet... in Hardin County, water inundates low lying agricultural areas
and access roads in the Cobb farm area of Nance Bend, including senator Cobb
Road and colonel Hardin Road.
* At 365.0 feet... in Decatur County, low lying areas of the riverstone Marina
become inundated.
* At 364.5 feet... in Decatur County, water begins to inundate portions of Scenic
Lane in the Russ farm area and access may be limited to some houses along the
river.
* At 364.0 feet... in Wayne County, in the Beech Creek area water begins to
inundate low lying areas on the north end of Beechview drive and the Beech
Lake campground on Beech Lake Road. In Hardin County, water begins to inundate
the low lying areas of Cobb farm in Nance Bend.





919 PM CST Tue Feb 20 2018

The flood advisory continues for
the Tennessee River at Perryville
* until Sunday February 25.
* At 08 PM Tuesday the stage was 363.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 365.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will rise to near 363.6 feet Wednesday
February 21.
* At 363.5 feet... in Decatur County, water inundates the boat launch
area at the north end of Woodlawn shores Road in Cherokee Heights,
and the low lying areas of the boat launch at the end of brodies
Landing Road. North end of Miracle Road in Fisher Landing is
flooding. Evacuation Road from Beech Bend Park boat parking lot
becomes flooded.


Lat... Lon 3588 8822 3588 8785 3548 8787 3548 8824





Areal Flood Watch, Flood Advisory
Issued: 2:45 AM CST Feb. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect through late Saturday night...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of east Arkansas, north Mississippi, southeast
Missouri, and west Tennessee, including the following areas,
in east Arkansas, Clay, Craighead, Crittenden, cross, Greene,
Lawrence, Lee, Mississippi, Phillips, Poinsett, Randolph, and
St. Francis. In north Mississippi, Alcorn, Benton, Coahoma,
DeSoto, Marshall, Panola, Quitman, Tate, Tippah, and Tunica.
In southeast Missouri, Dunklin and Pemiscot. In west
Tennessee, Benton, Carroll, Chester, Crockett, Decatur, Dyer,
Fayette, Gibson, Hardeman, Hardin, Haywood, Henderson, Henry,
Lake, Lauderdale, Madison, McNairy, Obion, Shelby, Tipton, and
Weakley.

* Through late Saturday night

* heavy rainfall is expected across much of the mid-south.
Rainfall amounts of 2 to 4 inches are possible, with localized
higher amounts. Another round of heavy rainfall is expected
Friday through Saturday night.

* Runoff from heavy rainfall may result in rapid rises in river,
stream, and creek levels. Widespread lowland flooding is
possible and poor drainage urban areas may experience street
flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.



Jab


1036 PM CST Tue Feb 20 2018

The flood advisory continues for
the Tennessee River at Clifton
* until Sunday morning.
* Flood stage is 370.0 feet.
* The river will continue to fall to near 367.9 feet by Thursday morning.
* At 370.0 feet... in Decatur County, the boat launch and parking lot areas of
riverstone Marina are flooded. In Wayne County, water begins to flood portions
of Beechview drive and the Beech Lake campground on Beech Lake Road. In Perry
County, access roads in the Peters Landing area including Peters Landing Road
begin to flood. In Hardin County, in the Cobb farm area of Nance Bend and low
lying portions of senator Cobb Road and colonel James Hardin drive begin to
flood and access may be limited.
* At 369.0 feet... in Decatur County, water inundates Scenic Lane in the Russ
farm area, cutting off all access to riverfront homes in the area.
* At 368.0 feet... in Perry County, water reaches the low lying portions of
access roads in the Peters Landing area.
* At 367.0 feet... in Wayne County, water inundates the boat launch areas and
portions of access roads in the Beech Lake campground on Beech Lake Road.
* At 366.0 feet... in Hardin County, water inundates low lying agricultural areas
and access roads in the Cobb farm area of Nance Bend, including senator Cobb
Road and colonel Hardin Road.
* At 365.0 feet... in Decatur County, low lying areas of the riverstone Marina
become inundated.
* At 364.5 feet... in Decatur County, water begins to inundate portions of Scenic
Lane in the Russ farm area and access may be limited to some houses along the
river.
* At 364.0 feet... in Wayne County, in the Beech Creek area water begins to
inundate low lying areas on the north end of Beechview drive and the Beech
Lake campground on Beech Lake Road. In Hardin County, water begins to inundate
the low lying areas of Cobb farm in Nance Bend.





919 PM CST Tue Feb 20 2018

The flood advisory continues for
the Tennessee River at Perryville
* until Sunday February 25.
* At 08 PM Tuesday the stage was 363.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 365.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will rise to near 363.6 feet Wednesday
February 21.
* At 363.5 feet... in Decatur County, water inundates the boat launch
area at the north end of Woodlawn shores Road in Cherokee Heights,
and the low lying areas of the boat launch at the end of brodies
Landing Road. North end of Miracle Road in Fisher Landing is
flooding. Evacuation Road from Beech Bend Park boat parking lot
becomes flooded.


Lat... Lon 3588 8822 3588 8785 3548 8787 3548 8824





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