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Weakley County Emergency Management
Thursday November 1st, 2018 :: 02:58 a.m. CDT

Community

Flood Watch until 07:00AM

Locally heavy rainfall will possible through sunrise over the Missouri bootheel and northwest Tennessee ahead of an advancing cold front. 1 to 2 inches of rainfall will be possible, with up to 3 inches in localized areas. Drier air aloft will arrive later in the morning, reducing the flood threat. The Flood Watch is now in effect for

* Portions of Southeast Missouri and West Tennessee, including the following areas, in Southeast Missouri, Dunklin and Pemiscot. In West Tennessee, Benton, Carroll, Crockett, Decatur, Dyer, Gibson, Henderson, Henry, Lake, Madison, Obion, and Weakley.

* Until 7 AM CDT this morning.

* 1 to 2 inches of rainfall possible, with localized amounts to 3 inches.

* Some flooding is possible on roads, low lying and poor drainage areas, and along creeks and streams.

* AFFECTED AREAS: OBION ... DYER ... HENRY ... WEAKLEY ... CROCKETT ... DECATUR ... CARROLL ... BENTON ... GIBSON ... PEMISCOT ... HENDERSON ... DUNKLIN ... LAKE ... MADISON

Instructions:

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on current forecasts. You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible Flood Warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be prepared to take action should flooding develop.

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Address/Location
Weakley County Emergency Management
Old State Hwy 22
Dresden, TN 38225

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 731-364-5454

Alert Details

Severity:
Severe - Significant threat to life or property
Urgency:
Future - Responsive action SHOULD be taken in the near future
Certainty:
Possible (p <= ~50%)
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Flood Watch

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