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Jackson Tennessee Police Department
Tuesday February 27th, 2018 :: 12:50 p.m. CST


Flood Warning until 06:00AM Sunday

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

* from Thursday March 01 until Sunday March 04.

* At 12 PM Tuesday the stage was 33.9 feet.

* Minor flooding is forecast.

* Maximum forecast stage of 34.5 feet on Friday March 02.

* Flood stage is 34.0 feet.

* Forecast to rise above flood stage by Thursday March 01 and continue to rise to near 34.5 feet by Friday March 02.The river will fall below flood stage by Sunday March 04.

* 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 Tuesday evening or sooner if 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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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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