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WGUS64 KJAN 231114
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Flood Watch
National Weather Service Jackson MS
514 AM CST Sat Feb 23 2019

...ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAINFALL AND FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED FOR
NORTHERN PORTIONS OF THE ARKLAMISS...

.An additional round heavy rain will fall across the area through
this evening. Given the saturated ground conditions, additional
heavy rainfall will easily result in additional flash flooding for
much of the watch area.

ARZ074-075-LAZ007>009-015-MSZ018-019-025>042-231915-


Ashley-Chicot-Morehouse-West Carroll-East Carroll-Richland-
Bolivar-Sunflower-Leflore-Grenada-Carroll-Montgomery-Webster-Clay-
Lowndes-Choctaw-Oktibbeha-Washington-Humphreys-Holmes-Attala-
Winston-Noxubee-Issaquena-Sharkey-Yazoo-
Including the cities of Crossett, North Crossett, Hamburg,
West Crossett, Dermott, Lake Village, Eudora, Bastrop, Oak Grove,
Epps, Lake Providence, Rayville, Delhi, Cleveland, Indianola,
Ruleville, Greenwood, Grenada, Vaiden, North Carrollton,
Carrollton, Winona, Eupora, Maben, Mathiston, West Point,
Columbus, Ackerman, Weir, Starkville, Greenville, Belzoni, Isola,
Durant, Tchula, Lexington, Pickens, Goodman, Kosciusko,
Louisville, Macon, Brooksville, Mayersville, Rolling Fork,
Anguilla, and Yazoo City
514 AM CST Sat Feb 23 2019

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* Portions of southeast Arkansas, northeast Louisiana and
Mississippi, including the following areas in southeast
Arkansas, Ashley and Chicot. In northeast Louisiana, East
Carroll, Morehouse, Richland and West Carroll. In Mississippi,
Attala, Bolivar, Carroll, Choctaw, Clay, Grenada, Holmes,
Humphreys, Issaquena, Leflore, Lowndes, Montgomery, Noxubee,
Oktibbeha, Sharkey, Sunflower, Washington, Webster, Winston
and Yazoo.

* Through this evening

* Additional rainfall amounts of one to three inches are expected
through this evening, especially over northern portions of the
ArkLaMiss Delta region. This is on top of already saturated
ground.

* The flooding of roads, low lying areas, and areas with poor
drainage is expected. Road closures and threats to structures
will continue in some locations. Area rivers and streams may
rise to levels not seen in decades. If encountering flooded
roads, remember to turn around, don't drown.

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.

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