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Jackson Tennessee Police Department
Saturday January 11th, 2020 :: 07:45 p.m. CST


Flood Warning until 08:00AM Monday

The Flood Warning continues for the Loosahatchie River...Obion River...S.F. of the Forked Deer River. The Flood Warning continues for the S.F. of the Forked Deer River at Jackson

* from Sunday January 12 until Monday January 13.

* At 7 PM Saturday the stage was 33.3 feet.

* Minor flooding is forecast.

* Maximum forecast stage of 34.5 feet on Sunday January 12.

* Flood stage is 34.0 feet.

* Forecast to rise above flood stage by Sunday January 12 and continue to rise to near 34.5 feet by Sunday January 12.The river will fall below flood stage by Monday January 13.

* 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 when conditions warrant. For graphical river and flood information...please go to and click near Memphis on the map, then select Rivers and Lakes. 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.

Jackson Tennessee Police Department
234 Institute St
Jackson, TN 38301

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Non-emergencies: 731-425-8400

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