...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE
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, Coahoma, DeSoto, and
Tunica. In Southeast Missouri, Dunklin and Pemiscot. In West
Tennessee, Crockett, Dyer, Gibson, Haywood, Lake, Lauderdale,
Obion, Shelby, Tipton, and Weakley.
* From late tonight through late Wednesday night.
* Heavy rainfall is expected across much of the Mid-South.
Rainfall amounts of 2 to 4 inches, with localized higher
amounts, are possible across much of the area. The heaviest
rainfall expected across northeast Arkansas, northwest
Tennessee, and the Missouri Bootheel.
* Runoff from heavy rainfall may result in rapid rises in river,
stream, and creek levels. Widespread lowland flooding is
possible and poor drainage urban areas may experience street
A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
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.