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Sunflower MS-Leflore MS-Washington MS-Bolivar MS-
653 AM CST THU FEB 22 2018
...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 830 AM CST FOR
SUNFLOWER...LEFLORE...WASHINGTON AND SOUTHEASTERN BOLIVAR COUNTIES...
At 652 AM CST, emergency management reported multiple flooded roads
in Sunflower County. Some homes were also surrounded by water. 3 to
6 inches of rain have fallen. Flash flooding is already occurring.
Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Greenville, Greenwood, Cleveland, Indianola, Leland, Ruleville,
Hollandale, Moorhead, Shelby, Itta Bena, Shaw, Drew, Avon, Parchman,
Mound Bayou, Sunflower, Metcalfe, Inverness, Renova and Boyle.
Additional rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches are possible in the
Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.
LAT...LON 3399 9045 3380 9045 3380 9019 3371 9031
3371 9014 3346 9010 3333 9017 3333 9056
3327 9056 3326 9073 3310 9069 3301 9116
3327 9104 3328 9105 3324 9110 3325 9110
3345 9107 3338 9114 3338 9115 3394 9089
$$Flash Flood Watch
Including the city of Greenwood
342 AM CST Thu Feb 22 2018
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...
The National Weather Service in Jackson has expanded the
* Flash Flood Watch to include a portion of north central
Mississippi, including the following area Leflore.
* Until noon CST today
* Multiple rounds of showers and thunderstorms producing heavy
rainfall could bring 2 to 4 inches of rain, with locally
higher amounts possible.
* The flooding of roads, low lying areas, and areas with poor
drainage will be possible. If encountering flooded roads,
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.