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Weakley County Emergency Management
Sunday December 27th, 2015 :: 02:37 a.m. CST

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Flash Flood Watch in effect from 6 AM CST this morning through Monday morning

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FOR EASTERN ARKANSAS...MISSOURI BOOTHEEL AND NORTHWEST TENNESSEE... .LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL WILL OCCUR THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...ALONG AND NORTH OF A SLOW MOVING COLD FRONT. THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH HAS BEEN EXTENDED INTO NORTHWEST TENNESSEE. ...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM CST THIS MORNING THROUGH MONDAY MORNING... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEMPHIS HAS EXPANDED THE

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH TO INCLUDE A PORTION OF WEST TENNESSEE... INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...CROCKETT...DYER...GIBSON... HENRY...LAKE...LAUDERDALE...OBION AND WEAKLEY.

* FROM 6 AM CST THIS MORNING THROUGH MONDAY MORNING.

* EVENT TOTAL RAINFALL OF 2 TO 4 INCHES... WITH LOCAL AMOUNTS TO 6 INCHES POSSIBLE.

* RAPID RISES ON AREA CREEKS AND STREAMS ARE LIKELY WHICH COULD LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING.

* AFFECTED AREAS: CROCKETT ... DYER ... GIBSON ... HENRY ... LAKE ... LAUDERDALE ... OBION ... WEAKLEY

Instructions:

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.

Address/Location
Weakley County Emergency Management
Old 22
Dresden, TN 38225

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 731-364-5454

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Alert Details

Severity:
Severe - Significant threat to life or property
Urgency:
Expected - Responsive action SHOULD be taken soon (within next hour)
Certainty:
Possible (p <= ~50%)
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Flash Flood Watch

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