Flood Warning

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
941 AM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...


Do not drive vehicles through flooded waterways.  Use caution when
walking near flooded riverbanks.  Do not try to wade or swim in
flooded rivers and bayous.

For more hydrologic information, copy and paste the following website
address into your favorite web browser URL bar:
water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=shv

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941 AM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

The flood warning continues for
  the Bayou Dorcheat Near Springhill, Louisiana.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 900 AM Sunday the stage was 12.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 11 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 14.5 feet by
  early Thursday morning then begin falling.
* Impact...at 13.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding of boat ramps. Move
  livestock to higher ground.

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LAT...LON 3317 9339 3300 9335 3282 9332 3282 9338 3300 9343

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Flash Flood Watch

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
156 AM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

ARZ005>007-014>016-024-025-032>034-044>047-055>057-062>069-241500-
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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
ARKANSAS-BAXTER-BRADLEY-CALHOUN-CLEBURNE-CLEVELAND-DALLAS-DESHA-
DREW-FAULKNER-FULTON-GRANT-INDEPENDENCE-IZARD-JACKSON-JEFFERSON-
LINCOLN-LONOKE-MONROE-OUACHITA-PRAIRIE-PULASKI-SHARP-STONE-WHITE-
WOODRUFF-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALTHEIMER...ARKANSAS CITY...ASH FLAT...
AUGUSTA...BATESVILLE...BEARDEN...BEEBE...BRINKLEY...CABOT...
CALICO ROCK...CAMDEN...CAVE CITY...CHIDESTER...CLARENDON...
CONWAY...COTTON PLANT...DE VALLS BLUFF...DE WITT...DES ARC...
DRASCO...DUMAS...EL PASO...ENGLAND...FORDYCE...GASSVILLE...
GEORGETOWN...GILLETT...GOULD...GRADY...GREENBRIER...
GREERS FERRY...HAMPTON...HARDY...HAZEN...HEBER SPRINGS...
HERMITAGE...HORSESHOE BEND...HUMNOKE...HUMPHREY...JACKSONVILLE...
KINGSLAND...LACEY...LEOLA...LITTLE ROCK...LONOKE...
MAMMOTH SPRING...MAUMELLE...MAYFLOWER...MCCRORY...MCGEHEE...
MELBOURNE...MONTICELLO...MORO BAY...MOUNTAIN HOME...
MOUNTAIN VIEW...NEWPORT...NORFORK...NORTH LITTLE ROCK...
OIL TROUGH...OXFORD...PINE BLUFF...PLEASANT PLAINS...POYEN...
PRATTSVILLE...REDFIELD...RISON...ROHWER...ROSE BUD...SALEM...
SEARCY...SHERIDAN...SHERWOOD...STAR CITY...STEPHENS...STUTTGART...
SWIFTON...THORNTON...TUCKERMAN...VILONIA...VIOLA...WARREN...
WRIGHTSVILLE
156 AM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM CDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LITTLE ROCK HAS EXPANDED THE

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH TO INCLUDE PORTIONS OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS...
  EASTERN ARKANSAS...NORTH CENTRAL ARKANSAS...SOUTHEAST ARKANSAS
  AND SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN
  CENTRAL ARKANSAS...FAULKNER...GRANT...LONOKE...PRAIRIE...
  PULASKI AND WHITE. IN EASTERN ARKANSAS...JACKSON...MONROE AND
  WOODRUFF. IN NORTH CENTRAL ARKANSAS...BAXTER...CLEBURNE...
  FULTON...INDEPENDENCE...IZARD...SHARP AND STONE. IN SOUTHEAST
  ARKANSAS...ARKANSAS...BRADLEY...CLEVELAND...DESHA...DREW...
  JEFFERSON AND LINCOLN. IN SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS...CALHOUN...
  DALLAS AND OUACHITA.

* FROM 1 PM CDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON

* WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL MOVE INTO THE STATE
  FROM THE WEST ON SUNDAY AFTERNOON. THESE STORMS WILL PRODUCE
  RAINFALL AMOUNTS IN EXCESS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES STATEWIDE...WITH
  LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS...IN WESTERN ARKANSAS FROM SUNDAY
  AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY MORNING. A SECOND ROUND OF HEAVY RAIN
  IS EXPECTED MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND WILL
  PRODUCE AN ADDITIONAL 2 TO 4 INCHES STATEWIDE...WITH LOCALLY
  HIGHER AMOUNTS...IN SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS.

* THE SOIL ACROSS MUCH OF ARKANSAS REMAINS SATURATED FROM THE
  HEAVY RAINFALL THAT OCCURRED DURING THE MONTH OF MAY. MANY
  RIVERS AND STREAMS ARE STILL AT UNSEASONABLY HIGH LEVELS...
  WITH ANY ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAINFALL ONLY INCREASING THE
  POTENTIAL FOR FLASH FLOODING.

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.

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Lake Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
352 AM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015


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ARKANSAS-BAXTER-BOONE-BRADLEY-CALHOUN-CLARK-CLEBURNE-CLEVELAND-
CONWAY-DALLAS-DESHA-DREW-FAULKNER-FULTON-GARLAND-GRANT-HOT SPRING-
INDEPENDENCE-IZARD-JACKSON-JEFFERSON-JOHNSON-LINCOLN-LOGAN-LONOKE-
MARION-MONROE-MONTGOMERY-NEWTON-OUACHITA-PERRY-PIKE-POLK-POPE-
PRAIRIE-PULASKI-SALINE-SCOTT-SEARCY-SHARP-STONE-VAN BUREN-WHITE-
WOODRUFF-YELL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ARKADELPHIA...ASH FLAT...AUGUSTA...
BATESVILLE...BEEBE...BENTON...BOONEVILLE...BRINKLEY...BRYANT...
BULL SHOALS...CABOT...CALICO ROCK...CAMDEN...CAVE CITY...
CLARENDON...CLARKSVILLE...CLINTON...CONWAY...COTTON PLANT...
DANVILLE...DARDANELLE...DE VALLS BLUFF...DE WITT...DES ARC...
DUMAS...FAIRFIELD BAY...FLIPPIN...FORDYCE...GLENWOOD...GOULD...
HAMPTON...HARDY...HARRISON...HAZEN...HEBER SPRINGS...
HORSESHOE BEND...HOT SPRINGS...JASPER...LESLIE...LITTLE ROCK...
LONOKE...MALVERN...MAMMOTH SPRING...MARSHALL...MCCRORY...
MCGEHEE...MELBOURNE...MENA...MONTICELLO...MORRILTON...MOUNT IDA...
MOUNTAIN HOME...MOUNTAIN VIEW...MURFREESBORO...NEWPORT...NORMAN...
NORTH LITTLE ROCK...OLA...OXFORD...PARIS...PERRYVILLE...
PINE BLUFF...RUSSELLVILLE...SEARCY...SHERIDAN...STAR CITY...
STUTTGART...SUMMIT...THORNTON...VIOLA...WALDRON...WARREN...
WESTERN GROVE...YELLVILLE
352 AM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

...LAKE WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 9 PM
CDT THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LITTLE ROCK HAS ISSUED A LAKE
WIND ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO
9 PM CDT THIS EVENING.

* EVENT...GUSTY SOUTHEAST WINDS OF 15 TO 25 MPH...WITH GUSTS OVER
  30 MPH.

* AREAS AFFECTED...MOST OF ARKANSAS

* TIMING...GUSTY WINDS WILL INCREASE IN SPEED THIS MORNING...AND
  WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE EARLY EVENING HOURS. THE WINDS WILL
  SLIGHTLY DECREASE TONIGHT.

* IMPACTS...THE BREEZY CONDITIONS WILL CREATE HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS
  ON AREA BODIES OF WATER.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A LAKE WIND ADVISORY INDICATES THAT WINDS WILL CAUSE ROUGH CHOP
ON AREA LAKES. SMALL BOATS WILL BE ESPECIALLY PRONE TO CAPSIZING.

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