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Jackson Tennessee Police Department
Saturday February 24th, 2018 :: 09:08 a.m. CST


Flood Warning until 12:00PM Wednesday

The Flood Warning continues for the North Fork Forked Deer River... North Fork Obion River...Obion River...S.F. Fork Forked Deer River... S.F. Forked Deer River...Wolf River. The Flood Warning continues for the S.F. Forked Deer River at Jackson

* until Wednesday February 28.

* At 8 AM Saturday the stage was 34.7 feet.

* Minor flooding is occurring AND Minor flooding is forecast.

* Maximum forecast stage of 35.0 feet on Sunday February 25.

* Flood stage is 34.0 feet.

* The river rose above flood stage Thursday February 22 and will continue rising to near 35.0 feet by Sunday February 25. The river will fall below flood stage Wednesday February 28.

* At 35.0 feet...The east bank of the South Fork of the Forked Deer River overflows flooding low lying areas of the University of Tennessee Agriculture Experiment Station. &&



A followup Flood Statement will be issued later today. 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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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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