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Jackson Tennessee Police Department
Wednesday August 30th, 2017 :: 09:16 p.m. CDT

Flood Warning until 12:15AM Sunday

The Flood Warning continues for the Loosahatchie River...North Fork Forked Deer River...North Fork Obion River...Obion River...S.F. Fork Forked Deer River and the Wolf River. For the Loosahatchie River, near Loosahatchie River Near Arlington 2NE, The Flood Warning continues for the S.F. Forked Deer River at Jackson

* from Thursday August 31 until Saturday September 2.

* At 8 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 will likely fall below flood stage by Saturday September 2.

* At 37.0 feet...Riverside Drive between Jackson and Bemis is closed. &&



A followup Flood Statement will be issued when conditions warrant. For graphical river and flood information...please go to 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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Jackson Tennessee Police Department
234 Institute St
Jackson, TN 38301

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Non-emergencies: 731-425-8400

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Alert Details

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

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