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342 AM CDT Sat Jun 24 2017
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM CDT THIS MORNING UNTIL 7
PM THIS EVENING...
The National Weather Service in Jackson has issued a
* Flash Flood Watch for portions of east central Mississippi,
south central Mississippi, southeast Mississippi and southwest
Mississippi, including the following areas in east central
Mississippi, Clarke and Jasper. In south central Mississippi,
Jefferson Davis, Lawrence, Lincoln and Marion. In southeast
Mississippi, Covington, Forrest, Jones and Lamar. In southwest
Mississippi, Adams and Franklin MS.
* From 7 AM CDT this morning through 7 PM this evening
* Rainfall amounts of 2 to 4 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.