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Weakley County Emergency Management
Saturday October 26th, 2019 :: 03:15 a.m. CDT

Advisory

Flash Flood Watch until 02:00PM

...A Flash Flood Watch is in Effect for the Midsouth... .A slow-moving upper level low pressure system will interact with moisture from Post-Tropical Cyclone Olga to bring light to occasionally moderate rainfall to the Midsouth today. Event total rainfall of 2 to 4 inches will be possible by the time the rain exits late this afternoon. Rivers and streams may flood adjacent low-lying areas, and urban areas may experience localized street flooding. The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for

* Portions of North Mississippi and West Tennessee, including the following areas, in North Mississippi, Alcorn, Itawamba, Lee, Monroe, Prentiss, and Tishomingo. In West Tennessee, Crockett, Dyer, Gibson, Lake, Obion, and Weakley.

* Until 2 PM CDT this afternoon.

* Event total of 2 to 4 inches rainfall by Saturday afternoon.

* Low-lying areas near rivers and streams may flood. Urban areas may experience localized street flooding.

* AFFECTED AREAS: LAKE ... PRENTISS ... ITAWAMBA ... DYER ... CROCKETT ... GIBSON ... WEAKLEY ... OBION ... TISHOMINGO ... LEE ... MONROE ... ALCORN

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.

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:
Future - Responsive action SHOULD be taken in the near future
Certainty:
Possible (p <= ~50%)
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Flash Flood Watch

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