472  
WGUS54 KMEG 222146  
FFWMEG  
TNC005-017-079-183-222345-  
/O.NEW.KMEG.FF.W.0066.170822T2146Z-170822T2345Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEMPHIS TN  
446 PM CDT TUE AUG 22 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEMPHIS HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
SOUTHEASTERN WEAKLEY COUNTY IN WEST TENNESSEE...  
NORTHERN BENTON COUNTY IN WESTERN TENNESSEE...  
NORTHERN CARROLL COUNTY IN WESTERN TENNESSEE...  
SOUTHERN HENRY COUNTY IN WESTERN TENNESSEE...  
 
* UNTIL 645 PM CDT  
 
* AT 445 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR ESTIMATES 1 TO 2 INCHES OF RAIN HAS  
OCCURRED IN THE PAST 30 MINUTES. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL  
PRODUCE AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO 3 INCHES OF RAIN OVER THE NEXT 2 HOURS.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
PARIS, MCKENZIE, CAMDEN, GLEASON, VALE, SPRINGVILLE, ROUTON, BIG  
SANDY, HENRY, MANSFIELD, HAIGLER RIDGE, MANLEYVILLE, OLD  
SPRINGVILLE, COMO, HICO, INDIA, HINKLEDALE, SUNNYSIDE, VAN DYKE AND  
MIXIE.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
IN HILLY TERRAIN THERE ARE HUNDREDS OF LOW WATER CROSSINGS WHICH ARE  
POTENTIALLY DANGEROUS IN HEAVY RAIN. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS FLOODED  
ROADS. FIND AN ALTERNATE ROUTE.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3613 8792 3610 8794 3608 8866 3629 8859  
3638 8801 3634 8797 3631 8796 3627 8794  
3622 8795 3621 8794 3618 8793 3617 8792  
 

 
 
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