Hempstead County, Arkansas
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Flash Flood Warning
ARC057-061-099-133-300315-
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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
134 PM CDT FRI APR 29 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SHREVEPORT HAS EXTENDED THE

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
SOUTHEASTERN HOWARD COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN ARKANSAS...
SOUTHEASTERN SEVIER COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN ARKANSAS...
NORTHWESTERN NEVADA COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN ARKANSAS...
NORTHERN HEMPSTEAD COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN ARKANSAS...

* UNTIL 1015 PM CDT FRIDAY

* AT 132 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING
HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. FOUR TO EIGHT INCHES OF RAIN
HAVE ALREADY FALLEN. FLASH FLOODING IS ALREADY OCCURRING.
ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF TWO TO FOUR INCHES THROUGH SUNSET THIS
FRIDAY EVENING REMAINS LIKELY AS MORE THUNDERSTORMS MOVE IN FROM
EAST TEXAS.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
HOPE...NASHVILLE...PRESCOTT...MINERAL SPRINGS...LOCKESBURG...EMMET...
BLEVINS...PERRYTOWN...TOLLETTE...WASHINGTON...BEN LOMOND...CORINTH...
SARATOGA...CENTER POINT...OAK GROVE...MCCASKILL...OZAN...OAKHAVEN...
CENTRAL AND BROWNTOWN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

&&

LAT...LON 3418 9382 3401 9382 3401 9375 3398 9368
3398 9365 3396 9362 3395 9353 3396 9347
3395 9342 3396 9338 3391 9331 3364 9337
3372 9380 3389 9432 3419 9388

$$

Flash Flood Watch
ARZ050-051-059>061-070-OKZ077-TXZ096-097-300115-
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SEVIER-HOWARD-LITTLE RIVER-HEMPSTEAD-NEVADA-MILLER-MCCURTAIN-
RED RIVER-BOWIE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DE QUEEN...NASHVILLE...
MINERAL SPRINGS...DIERKS...ASHDOWN...HOPE...PRESCOTT...
TEXARKANA...IDABEL...BROKEN BOW...CLARKSVILLE...BOGATA
1204 PM CDT FRI APR 29 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS...SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND
NORTHEAST TEXAS...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN SOUTHWEST
ARKANSAS...HEMPSTEAD...HOWARD...LITTLE RIVER...MILLER...NEVADA
AND SEVIER. IN SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA...MCCURTAIN. IN NORTHEAST
TEXAS...BOWIE AND RED RIVER.

* THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING

* THUNDERSTORMS CONTAINING HEAVY RAINFALL ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE
ACROSS THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH AREA. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS
OF TWO TO FOUR INCHES...WITH ISOLATED HIGHER AMOUNTS IN EXCESS
OF SIX INCHES...ARE EXPECTED ACROSS THE WATCH AREA THROUGH
SATURDAY MORNING. GIVEN THAT GROUNDS REMAIN SATURATED FROM
ONGOING RAINS...THIS ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAINFALL HAS THE POTENTIAL
TO ENHANCE RUNOFF AND RESULT IN FLASH FLOODING.

* IN ADDITION TO THE FLASH FLOODING THREAT...THIS HEAVY RAINFALL
WILL CAUSE SIGNIFICANT RISES ON AREA RIVERS AND LAKES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

&&

$$

Tornado Watch
ARC027-057-061-073-081-091-099-133-139-LAC015-017-027-061-073-111-
119-OKC089-TXC037-063-067-073-159-183-203-315-343-365-387-401-423-
449-459-499-300300-
/O.NEW.KSHV.TO.A.0125.160429T1851Z-160430T0300Z/

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED TORNADO WATCH 125 IN
EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT THIS EVENING FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS

IN ARKANSAS THIS WATCH INCLUDES 9 COUNTIES

IN SOUTH CENTRAL ARKANSAS

UNION

IN SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS

COLUMBIA HEMPSTEAD HOWARD
LAFAYETTE LITTLE RIVER MILLER
NEVADA SEVIER

IN LOUISIANA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 7 PARISHES

IN NORTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA

LINCOLN OUACHITA UNION

IN NORTHWEST LOUISIANA

BOSSIER CADDO CLAIBORNE
WEBSTER

IN OKLAHOMA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 1 COUNTY

IN SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA

MCCURTAIN

IN TEXAS THIS WATCH INCLUDES 16 COUNTIES

IN NORTHEAST TEXAS

BOWIE CAMP CASS
CHEROKEE FRANKLIN GREGG
HARRISON MARION MORRIS
PANOLA RED RIVER RUSK
SMITH TITUS UPSHUR
WOOD

THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...ASHDOWN...ATLANTA...BERNICE...
BIG SANDY...BOGATA...BOSSIER CITY...BRADLEY...BROKEN BOW...
CARTHAGE...CLARKSVILLE...DAINGERFIELD...DE QUEEN...DIERKS...
EL DORADO...FARMERVILLE...GILMER...HAWKINS...HAYNESVILLE...
HENDERSON...HOMER...HOPE...HUGHES SPRINGS...IDABEL...
JACKSONVILLE...JEFFERSON...LEWISVILLE...LINDEN...LONE STAR...
LONGVIEW...MAGNOLIA...MARSHALL...MINDEN...MINEOLA...
MINERAL SPRINGS...MONROE...MOUNT PLEASANT...MOUNT VERNON...
NAPLES...NASHVILLE...OMAHA...PITTSBURG...PRESCOTT...QUEEN CITY...
QUITMAN...RUSK...RUSTON...SHREVEPORT...SPRINGHILL...STAMPS...
TEXARKANA...TEXARKANA...TYLER AND WINNSBORO.

$$

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