Hickory Ridge, AR (72347)

12:25 PM CST on February 23, 2018 (GMT -0600)
Boward and Wofford | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Areal Flood Warning, Areal Flood Watch Active Notice: Areal Flood Watch

Elev 243 ft 35.57 °N, 90.90 °W | Updated 7 minutes ago

Overcast
Overcast
53.4 °F
Feels Like 53.4 °F
N
0.0
Wind Variable Wind from East
Gusts 2.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.33 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds
Dew Point 53 °F
Humidity 98%
Rainfall 0.92 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:41 AM 5:53 PM
First Quarter, 55% visible
METAR KM19 231756Z AUTO 10SM -RA 11/09 A3030 RMK AO2 SLP269 P0001 60044 T01060094 10106 20100 58002 TSNO $
Pressure 30.33 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds
Dew Point 53 °F
Humidity 98%
Rainfall 0.92 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:41 AM 5:53 PM
First Quarter, 55% visible
METAR KM19 231756Z AUTO 10SM -RA 11/09 A3030 RMK AO2 SLP269 P0001 60044 T01060094 10106 20100 58002 TSNO $

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Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 11:20 AM CST Feb. 23, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Memphis has extended the

* Flood Warning for...
southern Greene County in eastern Arkansas...
Craighead County in eastern Arkansas...
Poinsett County in eastern Arkansas...
northwestern Mississippi County in eastern Arkansas...
southeastern Lawrence County in eastern Arkansas...
northwestern Cross County in eastern Arkansas...
southern Dunklin County in southeastern Missouri...

* until 530 PM CST Friday

* at 1118 am CST, Doppler radar indicated up to five inches of rain
has fallen across the area. Flooding of low lying roads continues
across the area.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Jonesboro, Paragould, Trumann, Manila, Harrisburg, Bono, Lake City,
Leachville, Bay, Senath, Brookland, Monette, Caraway, Crowleys
Ridge State Park, Lake Frierson State Park, Weiner, Cardwell,
Hornersville, Arbyrd and Cash.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

In hilly terrain there are hundreds of low water crossings which are
potentially dangerous in heavy rain. Do not attempt to cross flooded
roads. Find an alternate Route.

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.


Lat... Lon 3618 8997 3600 8996 3526 9104 3588 9103
      3589 9113 3593 9113



652 am CST Fri Feb 23 2018

The National Weather Service in Memphis has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
southeastern Craighead County in eastern Arkansas...
northwestern St. Francis County in eastern Arkansas...
eastern Poinsett County in eastern Arkansas...
Mississippi County in eastern Arkansas...
northern Crittenden County in eastern Arkansas...
Cross County in eastern Arkansas...
southern Pemiscot County in southeastern Missouri...
Tipton County in southwestern Tennessee...
Dyer County in northwestern Tennessee...
western Obion County in northwestern Tennessee...
Lauderdale County in southwestern Tennessee...
Southern Lake County in northwestern Tennessee...

* until 1245 PM CST

* at 652 am CST, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
heavy rain which will cause flooding. Up to two inches of rain have
already fallen.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Dyersburg, Blytheville, Forrest City, Covington, Ripley, Wynne,
Osceola, Trumann, Caruthersville, Gosnell, Manila, Marked Tree,
Earle, Steele, Lepanto, Caraway, Luxora, Parkin, Wilson and
Tyronza.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

In hilly terrain there are hundreds of low water crossings which are
potentially dangerous in heavy rain. Do not attempt to cross flooded
roads. Find an alternate Route.

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.


Lat... Lon 3589 8928 3588 8934 3578 8943 3560 8947
      3539 8995 3538 9007 3533 9010 3491 9107
      3529 9104 3600 9000 3600 8996 3603 8996
      3650 8925



Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 11:40 AM CST Feb. 23, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect through late Saturday night...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of east Arkansas, north Mississippi, southeast
Missouri, and west Tennessee, including the following areas,
in east Arkansas, Clay, Craighead, Crittenden, cross, Greene,
Lawrence, Lee, Mississippi, Phillips, Poinsett, Randolph, and
St. Francis. In north Mississippi, Alcorn, Benton, Coahoma,
DeSoto, Marshall, Panola, Quitman, Tate, Tippah, and Tunica.
In southeast Missouri, Dunklin and Pemiscot. In west
Tennessee, Benton, Carroll, Chester, Crockett, Decatur, Dyer,
Fayette, Gibson, Hardeman, Hardin, Haywood, Henderson, Henry,
Lake, Lauderdale, Madison, McNairy, Obion, Shelby, Tipton, and
Weakley.

* Through late Saturday night

* additional rainfall amounts of 2 to 4 inches are possible
through Saturday night, with highest amounts expected north of
Interstate 40.

* Runoff from heavy rainfall may result in rapid rises in river,
stream, and creek levels. Widespread rural lowland flooding is
possible and poor drainage urban areas may experience street
flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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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