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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Memphis TN
334 AM CST Sat Feb 23 2019

...Gusty Winds to Develop Today...

South winds will increase today in advance of a deep low pressure
system over the central plains. Winds will become southwesterly
late this afternoon into early evening, following the passage of a
thunderstorm squall line. Today's Wind Advisory has been issued
for strong environmental winds not associated with thunderstorms.


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St. Francis-Lee AR-Phillips-Dunklin-Pemiscot-DeSoto-Marshall-
Benton MS-Tunica-Tate-Coahoma-Quitman-Panola-Lafayette-
Tallahatchie-Yalobusha-Lake-Obion-Weakley-Henry-Dyer-Gibson-
Carroll-Lauderdale-Tipton-Haywood-Crockett-Madison-Shelby-Fayette-
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Including the cities of Piggott, Corning, Paragould, Jonesboro,
Harrisburg, Blytheville, Wynne, West Memphis, Forrest City,
Marianna, Helena, West Helena, Kennett, Caruthersville,
Southaven, Olive Branch, Holly Springs, Ashland, Tunica,
Senatobia, Clarksdale, Marks, Batesville, Oxford, Charleston,
Water Valley, Coffeeville, Tiptonville, Union City, Martin,
Dresden, Paris, Dyersburg, Humboldt, Milan, Huntingdon,
Ripley TN, Covington, Brownsville, Alamo, Jackson, Bartlett,
Germantown, Collierville, Memphis, Millington, Somerville,
Oakland, and Bolivar
334 AM CST Sat Feb 23 2019

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO
MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT...

* WINDS...south to southwest at 15-25 mph, with gusts to 40 mph.

* TIMING...from 10 AM CST Saturday morning to Midnight CST.

* IMPACTS...fallen trees from saturated soils will likely down
power lines causing power outages. Travel may become
hazardous...especially for high profile vehicles.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of 25 mph or greater
are expected. Winds this strong can make driving difficult,
especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.

&&

WGUS84 KMEG 230203
FLSMEG
Flood Statement
National Weather Service Memphis TN
803 PM CST Fri Feb 22 2019

The Flood Warning continues for the Mississippi River.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A followup Flood Statement will be issued Saturday or sooner if
conditions warrant.

For graphical river and flood information...please go to
www.weather.gov and click near Memphis on the map, then select Rivers
and Lakes.

Do not drive through flooded areas...turn around don't drown.

Stay tuned to your weather radio and your local news media for the
latest river information.

&&

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803 PM CST Fri Feb 22 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Osceola
* until Thursday March 14.
* At 7 PM Friday the stage was 36.8 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring.
* Maximum forecast stage of 41.0 feet on Tuesday March 5.
* Flood stage is 28.0 feet.
* The river rose above flood stage and will continue rising to near
41.0 feet by Tuesday March 5. The river will fall below flood
stage Thursday March 14.
* At 41.0 feet...In Tennessee, stilt house right north of Fullen
Landing is being flooded. Houses at the south end of Outbounds Road
are flooding as is the homestead at the northeast end of Outbounds
Road right on Open Lake. Most of Highway 19 is awash. Most all
homesteads north of Fort Pillow are under water. Island 35 is
essentially all covered. Bottomland south of Richardson's Landing
is under water. In Arkansas, Sans Souci Road is flooding inside the
levee. Terminal elevator at Osceola is flooding.

&&

LAT...LON 3582 8996 3582 8956 3560 8979 3539 8995
3539 9025




WGUS84 KMEG 222024
FLSMEG
Flood Statement
National Weather Service Memphis TN
224 PM CST Fri Feb 22 2019

The Flood Warning continues for the Mississippi River.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A followup Flood Statement will be issued this evening or sooner if
conditions warrant.

For graphical river and flood information...please go to
www.weather.gov and click near Memphis on the map, then select Rivers
and Lakes.

Do not drive through flooded areas...turn around don't drown.

Stay tuned to your weather radio and your local news media for the
latest river information.

&&

MOC143-155-TNC095-232024-


224 PM CST Fri Feb 22 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Tiptonville
* until Tuesday March 12.
* At 2 PM Friday the stage was 42.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring AND Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Maximum forecast stage of 45.5 feet on Monday March 4.
* Flood stage is 37.0 feet.
* The river rose above flood stage and will continue rising to near
45.5 feet by Monday March 4. The river will fall below flood stage
Tuesday March 12.
* At 46.0 feet...In Tennessee, many homesteads in the Bessie area are
flooded or being flooded. Cates Landing-New Markham Road is
flooding west of Cates Landing. Road to terminal elevator southwest
of Tiptonville is flooded.

&&

LAT...LON 3650 8957 3650 8938 3623 8948 3623 8977





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224 PM CST Fri Feb 22 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Caruthersville
* until Thursday March 14.
* At 2 PM Friday the stage was 39.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring AND Major flooding is forecast.
* Maximum forecast stage of 43.5 feet on Monday March 4.
* Flood stage is 32.0 feet.
* The river rose above flood stage and will continue rising to near
43.5 feet by Monday March 4. The river will fall below flood stage
Thursday March 14.
* At 44.0 feet...In Tennessee, the farmer levee that goes south of
Interstate 155 and on through Heloise, Midway, and Chic is topped
at many places. All land east of the farmer levee to the corps
levee is flooded or will flood soon. Elevator just south of the
Interstate 155 bridge is flooding. Most all land in Northwestern
Lauderdale County and and Western Dyer County west of the bluffs is
flooded.

&&

LAT...LON 3623 8977 3623 8948 3606 8950 3595 8948
3582 8956 3582 8985




ARC093-TNC097-167-232024-


224 PM CST Fri Feb 22 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Osceola
* until Thursday March 14.
* At 2 PM Friday the stage was 36.7 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring.
* Maximum forecast stage of 41.0 feet on Tuesday March 5.
* Flood stage is 28.0 feet.
* The river rose above flood stage and will continue rising to near
41.0 feet by Tuesday March 5. The river will fall below flood
stage Thursday March 14.
* At 41.0 feet...In Tennessee, stilt house right north of Fullen
Landing is being flooded. Houses at the south end of Outbounds Road
are flooding as is the homestead at the northeast end of Outbounds
Road right on Open Lake. Most of Highway 19 is awash. Most all
homesteads north of Fort Pillow are under water. Island 35 is
essentially all covered. Bottomland south of Richardson's Landing
is under water. In Arkansas, Sans Souci Road is flooding inside the
levee. Terminal elevator at Osceola is flooding.

&&

LAT...LON 3582 8996 3582 8956 3560 8979 3539 8995
3539 9025




ARC035-MSC033-TNC157-232024-


224 PM CST Fri Feb 22 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Memphis
* until Wednesday March 13.
* At 2 PM Friday the stage was 36.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring AND Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Maximum forecast stage of 41.0 feet on Wednesday March 6.
* Flood stage is 34.0 feet.
* The river rose above flood stage Tuesday February 19 and will
continue rising to near 41.0 feet by Wednesday March 6. The river
will fall below flood stage Wednesday March 13.
* At 42.0 feet...In Arkansas, the grain terminal across the river
from President's Island is beginning to flood.

&&

LAT...LON 3539 9025 3539 8995 3533 9005 3513 9004
3491 9008 3491 9041




ARC077-MSC143-232024-


224 PM CST Fri Feb 22 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Tunica Riverpark
* until further notice.
* At 1 PM Friday the stage was 48.2 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring AND Major flooding is forecast.
* Maximum forecast stage of 52.5 feet on Thursday March 7.
* Flood stage is 41.0 feet.
* The river rose above flood stage and will continue rising to near
52.5 feet by Monday March 04 then begin falling.
* At 53.0 feet...In Tunica County, Mississippi, Lucky lane is
flooded. Bordeaux Camp is all flooded.

&&

LAT...LON 3491 9062 3491 9022 3480 9034 3450 9051
3455 9059 3476 9074




ARC077-107-MSC027-143-232024-


224 PM CST Fri Feb 22 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Helena
* until further notice.
* At 2 PM Friday the stage was 44.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Maximum forecast stage of 49.0 feet on Saturday March 9.
* Flood stage is 44.0 feet.
* The river rose above flood stage Thursday February 21 and will
continue rising to near 49.0 feet by Saturday March 9 then begin
falling.
* At 48.0 feet...In Mississippi, places on the southeast side of
Desoto Lake are being covered.

&&

LAT...LON 3455 9070 3455 9059 3450 9051 3412 9066
3413 9107