• Flood Warning

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    TNC005-017-033-045-053-075-079-095-097-113-131-183-120830- /O.NEW.KMEG.FA.W.0004.190212T0228Z-190212T0830Z/ /00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/ Crockett TN-Weakley TN-Dyer TN-Gibson TN-Benton TN-Obion TN- Lauderdale TN-Carroll TN-Haywood TN-Madison TN-Henry TN-Lake TN- 828 PM CST MON FEB 11 2019 The National Weather Service in Memphis has issued a * Flood Warning for... Crockett County in western Tennessee... Weakley County in western Tennessee... Dyer County in western Tennessee... Gibson County in western Tennessee... Benton County in western Tennessee... Obion County in western Tennessee... Lauderdale County in western Tennessee... Carroll County in western Tennessee... Central Haywood County in western Tennessee... Northern Madison County in western Tennessee... Henry County in western Tennessee... Lake County in western Tennessee... * Until 230 AM CST Tuesday. * At 825 PM CST, trained weather spotters reported flooding across portions of northwest Tennessee. Up to and in excess of two inches of rain have already fallen, with Doppler radar indicating more rainfall on the way. * Some locations that will experience flooding include... Jackson, Dyersburg, Martin, Union City, Brownsville, Paris, Humboldt, Ripley, Milan, McKenzie, Trenton, Huntingdon, Camden, Paris Landing State Park, Reelfoot Lake State Park, Fort Pillow State Park, Fairview, Tiptonville, Newbern and Dresden. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the dangers of flooding. Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying spots. && LAT...LON 3597 8802 3594 8793 3583 8797 3582 8857 3570 8861 3552 8947 3565 8962 3565 8976 3554 8991 3576 8991 3590 8965 3600 8973 3613 8959 3625 8967 3626 8953 3632 8962 3636 8951 3650 8954 3650 8805 3616 8792 $$

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