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Jackson Tennessee Police Department
Friday March 2nd, 2018 :: 09:24 a.m. CST

Alert

Flood Warning until 02:00AM Sunday

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

* until Saturday March 3.

* At 8 AM Friday the stage was 35.0 feet.

* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.

* Maximum forecast stage of 35.1 feet on Friday March 2.

* Flood stage is 34.0 feet.

* The river rose above flood stage Wednesday February 28 and will continue rising to near 35.1 feet today. The river will fall below flood stage Saturday March 3.

* 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. &&

* AFFECTED AREAS: MADISON

Instructions:

A followup Flood Statement will be issued later today. 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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