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Benton MS-Tippah-Alcorn-Tishomingo-Prentiss-Union-Pontotoc-Lee MS-
Including the cities of Ashland, Ripley MS, Corinth, Iuka,
Booneville, New Albany, Pontotoc, Tupelo, Fulton, Houston,
Okolona, Amory, Aberdeen, Humboldt, Milan, Jackson, Henderson,
Bolivar, and Selmer
252 AM CDT Sun Apr 30 2017
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...
The National Weather Service in Memphis has expanded the
* Flash Flood Watch to include portions of North Mississippi and
West Tennessee, including the following areas, in North
Mississippi, Alcorn, Benton, Chickasaw, Itawamba, Lee, Monroe,
Pontotoc, Prentiss, Tippah, Tishomingo, and Union. In West
Tennessee, Chester, Gibson, Hardeman, Madison, and McNairy.
* Through late afternoon
* Several rounds of thunderstorms are expected to produce
between 1 to 3 inches across the watch area, with rainfall of
up to 2 inches possible in as little as 30 minutes.
* Recent rainfall has saturated soils across the watch area. Any
additional heavy rainfall may result in the potential for
flash flooding and subsequent river flooding.
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.
Cross-Crittenden-St. Francis-Lee AR-Phillips-Dunklin-Pemiscot-
Including the cities of Pocahontas, Piggott, Corning,
Walnut Ridge, Paragould, Jonesboro, Harrisburg, Blytheville,
Wynne, West Memphis, Forrest City, Marianna, Helena, West Helena,
Kennett, Caruthersville, 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
217 AM CDT Sun Apr 30 2017
...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING...
The National Weather Service in Memphis has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect until 7 PM CDT this evening.
* WINDS...south winds sustained of 20 to 30 mph...with gusts to
* TIMING...Through late afternoon today.
* IMPACTS...Loose outdoor items will be vulnerable in the wind.
Driving may become hazardous...especially for high profile
vehicles on west to east roadways.
A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of 25 to 39 mph are
expected...or gusts will range between 40 and 57 mph. Winds this
strong can make driving difficult...especially for high profile
vehicles. Use extra caution.