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WGUS44 KOHX 022101  
FLWOHX  
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NASHVILLE TN  
401 PM CDT SAT SEP 2 2017  
 
RED RIVER AT PORT ROYAL AFFECTING MONTGOMERY AND ROBERTSON COUNTIES  
. THE HEAVY RAINFALL FROM HARVEY WILL CONTINUE TO RECEDE THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON  
ALONG THE RED RIVER AT PORT ROYAL. THE RIVER HAS FALLEN BELOW MAJOR FLOOD STAGE  
AND IS NOW IN THE MODERATE FLOOD STAGE.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
AVOID FLOODED AREAS ALONG THE RIVER...AND MOVE PERSONAL BELONGINGS TO HIGHER  
GROUND. NEVER DRIVE THROUGH FLOODED ROADS AS THE DEPTH OF WATER MAY BE TOO GREAT  
TO PASS...EVEN IN TRUCKS OR SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES. IF YOU COME ACROSS A FLOODED  
ROAD...TURN AROUND DON'T DROWN.  
 
STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR OTHER LOCAL MEDIA FOR FURTHER INFORMATION  
FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.  
 

 
 
TNC125-147-030901-  
/O.EXT.KOHX.FL.W.0008.000000T0000Z-170903T1400Z/  
/PORT1.2.ER.170901T1259Z.170902T0330Z.170903T0800Z.NO/  
401 PM CDT SAT SEP 2 2017  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE RED RIVER AT PORT ROYAL  
* UNTIL SUNDAY MORNING.  
* AT 03PM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS...39.4 FEET  
* MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 30.0 FEET.  
* THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY EARLY TOMORROW.  
* AT 38.0 FEET...WATER BEGINS TO APPROACH HOMES OFF OF CLARKSVILLE-SPRINGFIELD  
RD.  
* AT 35.0 FEET...WATER BEGINS TO FLOOD PORT ROYAL RD NEAR THE HIGHWAY 238  
BRIDGE.  
* AT 33.0 FEET...FLOODING OF PORT ROYAL STATE PARK BEGINS.  
* AT 30.0 FEET...LOW LYING AGRICULTURAL AREAS ALONG THE RED RIVER FROM THE  
KENTUCKY STATE LINE TO ADAMS, PAST PORT ROYAL STATE PARK, AND ON THE SULPHER  
FORK FROM NEAR SPRINGFIELD TO NEAR CEDAR HILL, TO PORT ROYAL STATE PARK BEGIN  
TO FLOOD.  
* AT 17.0 FEET...THE PUBLIC ACCESS PARKING LOT AT PORT ROYAL STATE PARK IS  
COMPLETELY INUNDATED.  
* AT 11.0 FEET...WATER BEGINS TO INUNDATE THE PUBLIC ACCESS PARKING LOT AND  
PICNIC AREA AT PORT ROYAL STATE PARK.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3655 8737 3655 8724 3659 8713 3653 8713  
3652 8724 3652 8736  
 

 
 
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