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Event Details

Event Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain
State MISSISSIPPI
County/Area TUNICA
WFO MEG
Begin Date 03/28/2008 00:00:00 CST-6
Begin Range 3
Begin Azimuth NNW
Begin Location FOX IS
Begin Lat/Lon 34.7/-90.47
End Date 03/31/2008 22:59:00 CST-6
End Range 2
End Azimuth SW
End Location MHOON
End Lat/Lon 34.71/-90.45
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 200.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative Excessive rainfall during the month of March brought rivers to historical levels at the end of the month. Flooding occurred as a result.
Event Narrative The Mississippi River rose to 10 year historical levels in Tunica County. The high levels brought flood water into a few homes in the Tunica Cut-Off Lake area.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 200.00K 0.00K
FOX IS TUNICA CO. MS 03/28/2008 00:00 CST-6 Flood 0 0 200.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 200.00K 0.00K