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Jackson Tennessee Police Department
Wednesday August 30th, 2017 :: 04:34 p.m. CDT
Alert

Flood Warning until 12:24PM Saturday

The National Weather Service has issued a Flood Warning for the North Fork Forked Deer River...S.F. Fork Forked Deer River...S.F. Forked Deer River. The National Weather Service in Memphis TN has issued a

* Flood Warning for the S.F. Forked Deer River at Jackson

* from Thursday August 31 until Saturday September 2.

* At 4 PM Wednesday the stage was...23.3 feet.

* Minor flooding is forecast.

* Maximum forecast stage of 36.5 feet Friday September 1.

* Flood stage is 34.0 feet.

* Forecast to rise above flood stage by Thursday August 31 and continue to rise to near 36.5 feet by Friday September 1. The river may fall below flood stage by Saturday September 2. At 37.0 feet, Riverside Drive between Jackson and Bemis is closed.. &&

* AFFECTED AREAS: MADISON

Instructions:

A followup Flood Statement will be issued when conditions warrant. For graphical river and flood information...please go to www.weather.gov and click near Memphis on the map. Then select Rivers and Lakes AHPS under current conditions. Do not drive through flooded areas...turn around don`t drown. Stay tuned to your weather radio and your local news media for the latest river information.

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Address/Location
Jackson Tennessee Police Department
234 Institute St
Jackson, TN 38301

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 731-425-8400

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Alert Details

Severity:
Moderate - Possible threat to life or property
Urgency:
Expected - Responsive action SHOULD be taken soon (within next hour)
Certainty:
Likely (p > ~50%)
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Flood Warning

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