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FGUS84 KMEG 191530  
RVSMEG  
MSC013-057-071-093-119-135-145-192130-  
HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEMPHIS TN  
1030 AM CDT FRI APR 19 2019  
 
WATER LEVELS CAN BE EXPECTED TO REMAIN BELOW FLOOD STAGE ON THE  
LITTLE TALLAHATCHIE CANAL...SKUNA RIVER...TALLAHATCHIE RIVER...  
TOMBIGBEE RIVER...YALOBUSHA RIVER.  
 
AT 9 AM FRIDAY, THE STAGE ON THE TOMBIGBEE RIVER NEAR FULTON WAS 16.5  
FEET AND RISING TO NEAR 17.5 FEET BEFORE FALLING. FLOOD STAGE IS 20.0 FEET.  
 
AT 10 AM FRIDAY, THE STAGE ON THE TALLAHATCHIE RIVER NEAR LAMBERT WAS  
31.7 FEET AND STEADY. FLOOD STAGE IS 32.0 FEET. AT 32.0 FEET,  
LOW-LYING FARMLAND IN NORTHERN QUITMAN COUNTY IS FLOODED..  
 
AT 10 AM FRIDAY, THE STAGE ON THE TALLAHATCHIE RIVER AT LOCOPOLIS WAS  
31.4 FEET AND RISING TO NEAR 32 FEET BEFORE FALLING. FLOOD STAGE IS  
33.0 FEET. AT 32.0 FEET, LOW-LYING FARM LAND NEAR THE RIVER IS FLOODED..  
 
AT 10 AM FRIDAY, THE STAGE ON THE TALLAHATCHIE RIVER NEAR SWAN LAKE  
WAS 25.0 FEET AND STEADY. FLOOD STAGE IS 26.0 FEET.AT 26.0 FEET,  
LOW-LYING FARM LAND NEAR THE RIVER IS FLOODED..  
 
AT 10 AM FRIDAY, THE STAGE ON THE LITTLE TALLAHATCHIE CANAL AT ETTA  
NEAR NEW ALBANY WAS 24.2 FEET AND FALLING. FLOOD STAGE IS 25.0 FEET.  
AT 24.0 FEET, WIDESPREAD FARM LAND FLOODING IS BEGINNING. SMALL  
TRIBUTARY STREAMS ARE CAUSING BACKWATER FLOODING BETWEEN NEW ALBANY  
AND STATE HIGHWAY 30..  
 
AT 10 AM FRIDAY, THE STAGE ON THE YALOBUSHA RIVER AT CALHOUN CITY WAS  
20.0 FEET AND FALLING. FLOOD STAGE IS 23.0 FEET.  
 
THE NEXT RIVER STATEMENT WILL BE ISSUED SATURDAY AFTERNOON 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.  
 
STAY TUNED TO YOUR WEATHER RADIO AND YOUR LOCAL NEWS MEDIA FOR THE  
LATEST RIVER INFORMATION.  
 

 
 
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