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355 AM CDT Fri Jun 23 2017
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...
The Flash Flood Watch continues for
* Portions of southeast Arkansas, northeast Louisiana and
Mississippi, including the following areas in southeast
Arkansas, Ashley and Chicot. In northeast Louisiana,
Catahoula, Concordia, East Carroll, Franklin LA, Madison LA,
Morehouse, Richland, Tensas and West Carroll. In Mississippi,
Adams, Attala, Bolivar, Carroll, Choctaw, Claiborne, Clarke,
Clay, Copiah, Covington, Forrest, Franklin MS, Grenada, Hinds,
Holmes, Humphreys, Issaquena, Jasper, Jefferson, Jefferson
Davis, Jones, Kemper, Lamar, Lauderdale, Lawrence, Leake,
Leflore, Lincoln, Lowndes, Madison MS, Marion, Montgomery,
Neshoba, Newton, Noxubee, Oktibbeha, Rankin, Scott, Sharkey,
Simpson, Smith, Sunflower, Warren, Washington, Webster,
Winston and Yazoo.
* Through this evening
* Rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches in a short period of time may
lead to flash flooding, especially in areas where the ground has
been saturated by heavy rain over the past few days.
* The flooding of roads, low lying areas, and areas with poor
drainage will be possible. If encountering flooded roadways,
remember to turn around, don't drown.
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.
$$Special Weather Statement
Washington MS-Sharkey MS-Humphreys MS-Leflore MS-Sunflower MS-
805 AM CDT FRI JUN 23 2017
...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT SOUTHERN SUNFLOWER...LEFLORE...
SOUTHEASTERN WASHINGTON...NORTH CENTRAL ISSAQUENA...NORTHERN
HUMPHREYS AND NORTHERN SHARKEY COUNTIES UNTIL 830 AM CDT...
At 805 AM CDT, Meteorologists were tracking strong thunderstorms
along a line extending from near Blaine to Glen Allan. Movement was
northeast at 45 mph.
Winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with these storms.
Strong thunderstorms will be near...
Sunflower and Blaine around 810 AM CDT.
Delta City around 820 AM CDT.
Hollandale and Estill around 825 AM CDT.
Minter City, Darlove, Murphy and Sunnyside around 830 AM CDT.
Other locations impacted by these storms include Arcola, Doddsville,
Schlater and Morgan City.
Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms, and may lead
to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
High winds can bring down trees and large limbs resulting in serious
injury or property damage. Exercise extreme caution when outdoors
during such strong winds...and be especially aware of older trees.
LAT...LON 3381 9018 3376 9019 3376 9025 3373 9031
3372 9031 3369 9028 3374 9024 3372 9014
3336 9028 3337 9032 3335 9029 3331 9030
3332 9030 3330 9033 3314 9037 3294 9108
3298 9109 3364 9063 3381 9022
TIME...MOT...LOC 1305Z 237DEG 41KT 3361 9062 3303 9102