914  
WGUS84 KMEG 181101  
FLSMEG  
 
FLOOD ADVISORY  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEMPHIS TN  
601 AM CDT THU APR 18 2019  
 
ARC035-037-077-107-123-181400-  
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LEE AR-ST. FRANCIS AR-PHILLIPS AR-CRITTENDEN AR-CROSS AR-  
601 AM CDT THU APR 18 2019  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEMPHIS HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...  
LEE COUNTY IN EASTERN ARKANSAS...  
ST. FRANCIS COUNTY IN EASTERN ARKANSAS...  
NORTHERN PHILLIPS COUNTY IN EASTERN ARKANSAS...  
NORTHWESTERN CRITTENDEN COUNTY IN EASTERN ARKANSAS...  
SOUTHEASTERN CROSS COUNTY IN EASTERN ARKANSAS...  
 
* UNTIL 900 AM CDT.  
 
* AT 601 AM CDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO  
THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA.  
UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
WEST MEMPHIS, FORREST CITY, MARION, MARIANNA, EARLE, HUGHES,  
MARVELL, PARKIN, MADISON, PALESTINE, VILLAGE CREEK STATE PARK,  
HELENA-WEST HELENA, CALDWELL, CRAWFORDSVILLE, EDMONDSON, COLT,  
WHEATLEY, LEXA, WIDENER AND MORO.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL  
CREEKS AND STREAMS, URBAN AREAS, HIGHWAYS, STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS  
WELL AS OTHER DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.  
 
A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED, OR PONDING  
OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3500 9115 3500 9105 3503 9105 3532 9049  
3532 9016 3487 9043 3488 9048 3483 9046  
3473 9052 3480 9053 3479 9054 3472 9057  
3470 9054 3467 9059 3454 9063 3454 9105  
3473 9105 3474 9110 3487 9110 3491 9115  
 

 
 
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