316  
WGUS64 KMEG 201006  
FFAMEG  
 
URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WATCH  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEMPHIS TN  
406 AM CST WED FEB 20 2019  
 
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT FOR  
MUCH OF THE MID-SOUTH...  
 
.RAIN, HEAVY AT TIMES, WILL CONTINUE TO FALL DURING THE MORNING  
AND AFTERNOON HOURS. THIS RAIN WILL FALL OVER LOCATIONS WHICH HAVE  
EXPERIENCED RECENT HEAVY RAINFALL, LEAVING THEM SUSCEPTIBLE TO  
FLASH FLOODING.  
 
MSZ001>017-020>024-TNZ001>004-019>022-048>055-088>092-202100-  
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/O.NEW.KMEG.FF.A.0002.190220T1006Z-190221T1200Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
DESOTO-MARSHALL-BENTON MS-TIPPAH-ALCORN-TISHOMINGO-TUNICA-TATE-  
PRENTISS-COAHOMA-QUITMAN-PANOLA-LAFAYETTE-UNION-PONTOTOC-LEE MS-  
ITAWAMBA-TALLAHATCHIE-YALOBUSHA-CALHOUN-CHICKASAW-MONROE-LAKE-  
OBION-WEAKLEY-HENRY-DYER-GIBSON-CARROLL-BENTON TN-LAUDERDALE-  
TIPTON-HAYWOOD-CROCKETT-MADISON-CHESTER-HENDERSON-DECATUR-SHELBY-  
FAYETTE-HARDEMAN-MCNAIRY-HARDIN-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF SOUTHAVEN, OLIVE BRANCH, HOLLY SPRINGS,  
ASHLAND, RIPLEY MS, CORINTH, IUKA, TUNICA, SENATOBIA, BOONEVILLE,  
CLARKSDALE, MARKS, BATESVILLE, OXFORD, NEW ALBANY, PONTOTOC,  
TUPELO, FULTON, CHARLESTON, WATER VALLEY, COFFEEVILLE, BRUCE,  
CALHOUN CITY, HOUSTON, OKOLONA, AMORY, ABERDEEN, TIPTONVILLE,  
UNION CITY, MARTIN, DRESDEN, PARIS, DYERSBURG, HUMBOLDT, MILAN,  
HUNTINGDON, CAMDEN, RIPLEY TN, COVINGTON, BROWNSVILLE, ALAMO,  
JACKSON, HENDERSON, LEXINGTON, PARSONS, DECATURVILLE, BARTLETT,  
GERMANTOWN, COLLIERVILLE, MEMPHIS, MILLINGTON, SOMERVILLE,  
OAKLAND, BOLIVAR, SELMER, AND SAVANNAH  
406 AM CST WED FEB 20 2019  
   
..FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT
 
 
THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR  
 
* PORTIONS OF NORTH MISSISSIPPI AND WEST TENNESSEE, INCLUDING THE  
FOLLOWING AREAS, IN NORTH MISSISSIPPI, ALCORN, BENTON, CALHOUN,  
CHICKASAW, COAHOMA, DESOTO, ITAWAMBA, LAFAYETTE, LEE, MARSHALL,  
MONROE, PANOLA, PONTOTOC, PRENTISS, QUITMAN, TALLAHATCHIE,  
TATE, TIPPAH, TISHOMINGO, TUNICA, UNION, AND YALOBUSHA. IN WEST  
TENNESSEE, BENTON, CARROLL, CHESTER, CROCKETT, DECATUR, DYER,  
FAYETTE, GIBSON, HARDEMAN, HARDIN, HAYWOOD, HENDERSON, HENRY,  
LAKE, LAUDERDALE, MADISON, MCNAIRY, OBION, SHELBY, TIPTON, AND  
WEAKLEY.  
 
* THROUGH LATE TONIGHT  
 
* UP TO 1.50 INCHES OF RAIN IS EXPECTED ACROSS THE FLASH FLOOD  
WATCH AREA.  
 
* STREET FLOODING WILL BE A HAZARD FOR TRAVELERS. LOW-LYING AND  
POOR DRAINAGE AREAS WILL BE AT RISK FOR FLASH FLOODING, AS WELL  
AS SMALL STREAMS.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD  
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.  
 
YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION  
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.  
 

 
 

 
 
ARZ009-018-026>028-035-036-048-049-058-MOZ113-115-201115-  
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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
CLAY-GREENE-CRAIGHEAD-POINSETT-MISSISSIPPI-CROSS-CRITTENDEN-  
ST. FRANCIS-LEE AR-PHILLIPS-DUNKLIN-PEMISCOT-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF PIGGOTT, CORNING, PARAGOULD, JONESBORO,  
HARRISBURG, BLYTHEVILLE, WYNNE, WEST MEMPHIS, FORREST CITY,  
MARIANNA, HELENA, WEST HELENA, KENNETT, AND CARUTHERSVILLE  
406 AM CST WED FEB 20 2019  
   
..FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS CANCELLED
 
 
THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF EAST ARKANSAS AND SOUTHEAST  
MISSOURI HAS BEEN CANCELLED. HEAVY RAINFALL HAS MOVED OUT OF THE  
REGION, AND ONLY LIGHT AMOUNTS OF RAIN ARE EXPECTED FOR THE  
REMAINDER OF THE DAY.  
 

 
 
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