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County,
Flash Flood Watch issued July 14 at 3:56PM CDT until July 15 at 1:00AM CDT by NWS
Effective: 3:56 p.m. on Monday, July 14, 2014
Expires: 1 a.m. on Tuesday, July 15, 2014

...HEAVY RAINFALL EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT ACROSS MUCH
OF THE MIDSOUTH...
.A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH AND MOVE THROUGH THE MIDSOUTH
THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT. THE FRONT WILL ENCOUNTER A VERY
MOIST...WARM AND UNSTABLE ATMOSPHERE RESULTING IN WIDESPREAD
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS MUCH OF THE
MIDSOUTH. FLASH FLOODING IS POSSIBLE.
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM CDT TUESDAY...
THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR
* PORTIONS OF EAST ARKANSAS...SOUTHEAST MISSOURI AND WEST
TENNESSEE...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN EAST ARKANSAS...
CRAIGHEAD...CRITTENDEN...CROSS...MISSISSIPPI...POINSETT AND
ST. FRANCIS. IN SOUTHEAST MISSOURI...DUNKLIN AND PEMISCOT. IN
WEST TENNESSEE...BENTON...CARROLL...CHESTER...CROCKETT...
DECATUR...DYER...FAYETTE...GIBSON...HAYWOOD...HENDERSON...
HENRY...LAKE...LAUDERDALE...MADISON...OBION...SHELBY...TIPTON
AND WEAKLEY.
* UNTIL 1 AM CDT TUESDAY
* BETWEEN TWO AND FOUR INCHES OF RAIN IS POSSIBLE...LOCALLY MORE.
* LOW WATER CROSSINGS MAY QUICKLY BECOME FLOODED AND ROAD
CLOSURES FROM THE HEAVY RAINS WILL BE POSSIBLE. URBAN SEWER
SYSTEMS MAY BECOME BACKED UP POSING ADDITIONAL FLOODING ON
CITY STREETS.

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