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Including the cities of Rogers, Bentonville, Berryville,
Eureka Springs, Fayetteville, Springdale, Huntsville, Van Buren,
Ozark, Charleston, Fort Smith, Antlers, Clayton, Hugo, Grove,
Jay, Tahlequah, Stilwell, Muskogee, Checotah, Sallisaw,
McAlester, Stigler, Wilburton, and Poteau
259 PM CST Mon Feb 19 2018
...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
The National Weather Service in Tulsa has issued a
* Flood Watch for portions of Arkansas and Oklahoma...including
the following counties...in Arkansas...Benton...Carroll...
Crawford...Franklin...Madison...Sebastian and Washington AR.
Pittsburg...Pushmataha and Sequoyah.
* From Tuesday morning through late Tuesday night.
* 2 to 4 inch rainfall totals are expected tonight through
Wednesday morning with locally higher amounts possible.
* This will likely lead to flooding in some low lying areas,
including the potential for a few rivers to reach flood stage.
A flood watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts. Drainage ditches, creeks and other low lying
areas are prone to rises and may flood. Most flood related deaths
occur in automobiles and flooding is the leading cause of weather