...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Arkansas... White River At Augusta affecting White and Woodruff Counties. The Flood Warning continues for the White River At Augusta. * Until further notice. * At 7:00 PM CDT Wednesday the stage was 27.0 feet. * Flood stage is 26.0 feet. * Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * Forecast...The river is expected to rise to a crest of 27.1 feet just after midnight tonight. * Impact...At 28.0 feet, Roads in Henry Gray Hurricane Lake Wildlife Management area flooded. Thousands of acres of cultivated land flooded in White and Woodruff counties.
The Flash Flood Watch continues for * Portions of East Arkansas, North Mississippi, Southeast Missouri, and West Tennessee, including the following areas, in East Arkansas, Clay, Greene, and Mississippi. In North Mississippi, Alcorn, Benton, Calhoun, Chickasaw, DeSoto, Itawamba, Lafayette, Lee, Marshall, Monroe, Pontotoc, Prentiss, Tate, Tippah, Tishomingo, and Union. 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 Thursday morning * Heavy rainfall has occurred over portions of East Arkansas, the Missouri Bootheel, West Tennessee and North Mississippi during the last 24 hours. Additional rainfall is forecast tonight over the Flash Flood Watch area, some of which could be heavy. Residents are urged to be prepared to take action in areas of persistent heavy rainfall. Do not drive into flooded areas...Turn around and don't drown.