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Weakley County Emergency Management
Thursday August 31st, 2017 :: 11:39 p.m. CDT

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Flash Flood Watch until 01:00PM Friday

...Rainfall to continue overnight, sufficient to sustain ongoing flooding... .The remnants of Tropical Depression Harvey will continue to produce areas of moderate rainfall overnight, mainly east of the Mississippi River. This rainfall may sufficient to sustain ongoing flooding from heavy rain earlier in the day Friday. ...FLASH FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH 1 PM CDT FRIDAY... The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for

* Areas along and east of the Mississippi River.

* Through 1 PM Friday.

* The remnants of Tropical Depression Harvey will continue to produce areas of moderate rainfall overnight, mainly east of the Mississippi River. This rainfall may sufficient to sustain ongoing flooding from heavy rain earlier in the day Friday.

* Rises in creeks and small streams may occur overnight.

* AFFECTED AREAS: BENTON ... CARROLL ... CHESTER ... CROCKETT ... DECATUR ... DYER ... GIBSON ... HARDIN ... HAYWOOD ... HENDERSON ... HENRY ... LAKE ... LAUDERDALE ... MADISON ... MCNAIRY ... OBION ... TIPTON ... 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.

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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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