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Severe Thunderstorm Warning

Statement as of 11:19 PM CST on February 20, 2018


... A Severe Thunderstorm Warning remains in effect until 1145 PM CST
for southeastern Greene... eastern Craighead... northwestern
Mississippi and southwestern Dunklin counties...

At 1118 PM CST, a severe thunderstorm was located near Monette,
moving northeast at 65 mph.

Hazard... 60 mph wind gusts.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

Locations impacted include...
Paragould, Lake City, Leachville, Monette, Cardwell, Hornersville,
Arbyrd, Black Oak, Jolliff store, Happy Corners, Delfore, Macey,
Schug, Carmi, Bard, Whisp, Buckeye, Lester, Mounds and Arkmo.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.

Torrential rainfall is occurring with this storm, and may lead to
flash flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.


Lat... Lon 3572 9049 3596 9056 3619 9034 3599 9001
time... Mot... loc 0518z 223deg 54kt 3594 9038

Hail... <.75in
wind... 60mph



Flood Warning

Statement as of 9:15 PM CST on February 20, 2018

Expires 1:00 PM EST on March 09, 2018


The Flood Warning continues for
the right hand chute Little River at Rivervale
* from Friday February 23 until further notice.
* At 09 PM Tuesday the stage was 4.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Maximum forecast stage of 12.0 feet on Saturday February 24.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Forecast to rise above flood stage by Friday February 23 and
continue to rise to near 12.0 feet by Saturday February 24.
* At 12.0 feet... evacuations may be necessary for some areas inside
the main levee system due to access problems. Field flooding is
widespread.


Lat... Lon 3586 9014 3585 9012 3579 9012 3561 9039
      3568 9038




911 PM CST Tue Feb 20 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Osceola
* from Sunday February 25 until Thursday March 08.
* At 09 PM Tuesday the stage was 23.9 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Maximum forecast stage of 31.5 feet on Monday March 05.
* Flood stage is 28.0 feet.
* Forecast to rise above flood stage by Sunday February 25 and
continue to rise to near 31.5 feet by Monday March 05.The river
will fall below flood stage by Thursday March 08.
* At 32.0 feet... in Tennessee, Kirkpatrick and Snyder Bluff roads are
flooding. Backwater has reached the west leg of Crutcher Lake Road
south of Keyes Point. Outbounds Road is covering up. South end of
jim fullen Road is flooded. River water is covering parts of
Ballard Slough Road and ruleman Road. Fields and pastures west of
herring hill Road are beiing inundated. West end of Corona Road
begins to flood. In Arkansas, Sans Souci Road elevator floods.


Lat... Lon 3582 8996 3582 8956 3560 8979 3539 8995
      3539 9025




911 PM CST Tue Feb 20 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Caruthersville
* from Saturday February 24 until Thursday March 08.
* At 09 PM Tuesday the stage was 28.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Maximum forecast stage of 35.5 feet on Sunday March 04.
* Flood stage is 32.0 feet.
* Forecast to rise above flood stage by Saturday February 24 and
continue to rise to near 35.5 feet by Sunday March 04.The river
will fall below flood stage by Thursday March 08.
* At 35.5 feet... Route 88 in Lauderdale, County, Tennessee is flooded
just south of Suggs Road.


Lat... Lon 3623 8977 3623 8948 3606 8950 3595 8948
      3582 8956 3582 8985




Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 10:44 PM CST on February 20, 2018

Expires 7:00 AM EST on February 25, 2018


... 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 night 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.




Special Statement

Statement as of 11:23 PM CST on February 20, 2018


... A significant weather advisory has been issued until 1145 PM CST
for...

Northeastern Poinsett County in eastern Arkansas...
southeastern Craighead County in eastern Arkansas...
northwestern Mississippi County in eastern Arkansas...

At 1122 PM CST... a strong thunderstorm producing winds to 50 mph was
located over Caraway, moving northeast at 65 mph.

Very heavy rain will occur with this thunderstorm.

People in northeastern Poinsett... southeastern Craighead and
northwestern Mississippi counties should monitor this storm closely.

Lat... Lon 3564 9037 3575 9046 3599 9002 3587 8986
time... Mot... loc 0522z 229deg 55kt 3576 9033


Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 10:44 PM CST on February 20, 2018

Expires 7:00 AM EST on February 25, 2018


... 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 night 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.




Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Record Report
Alaska - Coastal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Blizzard Warning , Special Statement , Record Report
Arizona - Hard Freeze Warning , Record Report
Arkansas - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
California - Freeze Warning , Frost Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Hard Freeze Warning , Record Report
Colorado - Wind Chill Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Avalanche Warning
Connecticut - Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
Delaware - Record Report
District of Columbia - Record Report
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement , Record Report
Georgia - Record Report
Guam - High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory , High Wind Warning
Idaho - Record Report
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Weather Statement , Record Report
Indiana - Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
Iowa - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Record Report
Kansas - Areal Flood Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Wind Chill Advisory , Special Statement
Kentucky - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Flood Advisory , Record Report
Louisiana - Storm Surge Warning, Tropical Storm Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Record Report
Maine - Winter Weather Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
Maryland - Record Report
Massachusetts - Dense Fog Advisory
Michigan - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Flood Advisory , Record Report
Minnesota - Wind Chill Advisory
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch, Flood Advisory
Missouri - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Montana - Wind Chill Advisory , Record Report , Record Report
Nebraska - Wind Chill Advisory , Wind Chill Warning
Nevada -
New Hampshire - Areal Flood Watch , Dense Fog Advisory
New Mexico - Record Report
New York - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
North Carolina - Special Statement , Record Report
North Dakota - Wind Chill Advisory
Ohio - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Record Report
Oklahoma - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory
Oregon - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Pennsylvania - Flood Advisory
Puerto Rico - Coastal Hazard Statement
Rhode Island - Dense Fog Advisory
South Carolina - Flood Warning
South Dakota - Wind Chill Advisory , Record Report
Tennessee - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch , Flood Advisory , Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Record Report
Texas - Tropical Storm Warning , Storm Surge Watch, Tropical Storm Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Utah - Record Report
Vermont - Areal Flood Watch
Virgin Islands - Coastal Hazard Statement
Virginia - Special Statement
Washington - Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory
West Virginia - Flood Warning
Wisconsin - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Watch
Wyoming - Wind Chill Advisory , Wind Chill Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement

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