086  
WGUS44 KMEG 231353  
FLWMEG  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEMPHIS TN  
853 AM CDT WED SEP 23 2020  
 
...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEMPHIS TN HAS ISSUED A FLOOD  
WARNING FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN MISSISSIPPI...  
 
TOMBIGBEE RIVER NEAR AMORY  
 
TOMBIGBEE RIVER AT BIGBEE  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR OCCURRING. ALL  
INTERESTED PARTIES SHOULD TAKE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS IMMEDIATELY.  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE AT WEATHER.GOV/MEMPHIS.  
 
THE NEXT STATEMENT WILL BE ISSUED AS CONDITIONS WARRANT.  
 

 
 
MSC095-240200-  
/O.NEW.KMEG.FL.W.0142.200925T0454Z-200926T1233Z/  
/AMYM6.1.ER.200925T0454Z.200925T1800Z.200926T0632Z.NO/  
853 AM CDT WED SEP 23 2020  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEMPHIS HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE TOMBIGBEE RIVER NEAR AMORY.  
* FROM THURSDAY EVENING TO SATURDAY MORNING.  
* AT 8:15 AM CDT WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 11.6 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 20.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE LATE  
TOMORROW EVENING TO A CREST OF 21.9 FEET EARLY FRIDAY AFTERNOON.  
IT WILL THEN FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE EARLY SATURDAY MORNING.  
* IMPACT...AT 22.0 FEET, LOWLAND NEAR THE RIVER IS FLOODED.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3406 8857 3399 8852 3393 8854 3394 8856  
3402 8858  
 

 
 
MSC095-240200-  
/O.NEW.KMEG.FL.W.0143.200925T0622Z-000000T0000Z/  
/BGBM6.1.ER.200925T0622Z.200925T1800Z.000000T0000Z.NO/  
853 AM CDT WED SEP 23 2020  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEMPHIS HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE TOMBIGBEE RIVER AT BIGBEE.  
* FROM LATE THURSDAY NIGHT UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  
* AT 8:30 AM CDT WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 4.3 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 14.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE EARLY  
FRIDAY MORNING AND CONTINUE RISING TO A CREST OF 16.4 FEET EARLY  
FRIDAY AFTERNOON.  
* IMPACT...AT 17.0 FEET, WATER IS FLOWING OVER PORTIONS OF HOOD ROAD  
AND EXTENSIVE AGRICULTURAL FLOODING IS OCCURRING.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3409 8852 3409 8840 3399 8852 3406 8857  
 

 
 
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