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WGUS64 KJAN 210254
FFAJAN

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Jackson MS
854 PM CST Wed Feb 20 2019

...ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAINFALL AND FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED LATE
THIS WEEK INTO THE WEEKEND FOR NORTHERN PORTIONS OF THE
ARKLAMISS...

ARZ074-075-LAZ007>009-015-MSZ018-019-025>042-211100-


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
854 PM CST Wed Feb 20 2019

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH SATURDAY 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.

* From Thursday afternoon through Saturday evening

* Additional rainfall amounts of two to four inches with locally
heavier amounts are expected to fall on saturated grounds.

* The flooding of roads, low lying areas, and areas with poor
drainage is expected. Water levels on areas rivers and streams
will be rising as well. If encountering flooded roads,
remember to turn around, don't drown and be especially
cautious at night.

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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WGUS64 KJAN 202252
FFAJAN

URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Flood Watch
National Weather Service Jackson MS
452 PM CST Wed Feb 20 2019

...ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAINFALL AND FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED LATE
THIS WEEK INTO THE WEEKEND FOR NORTHERN PORTIONS OF THE
ARKLAMISS...

MSZ019-025>033-035>039-041-042-210700-



Sunflower-Leflore-Grenada-Carroll-Montgomery-Webster-Clay-Lowndes-
Choctaw-Oktibbeha-Humphreys-Holmes-Attala-Winston-Noxubee-Sharkey-
Yazoo-
Including the cities of Indianola, Ruleville, Greenwood, Grenada,
Vaiden, North Carrollton, Carrollton, Winona, Eupora, Maben,
Mathiston, West Point, Columbus, Ackerman, Weir, Starkville,
Belzoni, Isola, Durant, Tchula, Lexington, Pickens, Goodman,
Kosciusko, Louisville, Macon, Brooksville, Rolling Fork,
Anguilla, and Yazoo City
452 PM CST Wed Feb 20 2019

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...

The Flash Flood Watch is in effect for

* Portions of north central Mississippi including the following
counties, Attala, Choctaw, Holmes, Humphreys, Yazoo, Noxubee,
Winston, Carroll, Grenada, Leflore, Montgomery, Webster, Clay,
Lowndes, Oktibbeha, Sunflower, and Sharkey.

* From Thursday afternoon through Saturday evening

* Additional rainfall amounts of two to four inches with locally
heavier amounts are expected to fall on saturated grounds.

* The flooding of roads, low lying areas, and areas with poor
drainage is expected. Water levels on areas rivers and streams
will be rising as well. If encountering flooded roads,
remember to turn around, don't drown and be especially
cautious at night.

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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