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Valero Memphis Refinery expects to remain operational through flooding

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(WMC-TV) – A spokesperson for a Memphis oil refinery said Monday her company anticipates remaining operational through anticipated flooding in the coming days.

Valero Memphis Refinery spokesperson Lisa Wheeler said company officials are in close contact with the local EMA to monitor flood levels of the Mississippi.

"We have a contingency plan that should allow the refinery to remain operational, based on the forecasted weather conditions," Wheeler said in a statement emailed Monday. "We're still working to produce the petroleum products that our customers use on a daily basis."

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