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Areal Flood Warning

Statement as of 4:06 PM CST on February 23, 2018

Expires 5:15 AM EST on February 24, 2018


The National Weather Service in Little Rock has extended the

* Flood Warning for...
northwestern Cleveland County in southeastern Arkansas...
Woodruff County in eastern Arkansas...
Prairie County in central Arkansas...
Lonoke County in central Arkansas...
Grant County in central Arkansas...
Dallas County in southwestern Arkansas...
northwestern Ouachita County in southwestern Arkansas...
northwestern Monroe County in eastern Arkansas...
Jefferson County in southeastern Arkansas...
southeastern Pulaski County in central Arkansas...

* until 415 am CST Saturday

* at 403 PM CST, Doppler radar indicated up to eight plus inches of
rain have fallen and flooding is occurring in numerous locations
across the warning area! While rainfall has ended at this time,
additional heavy rainfall is likely Saturday, with the flood
threat increasing once again.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Pine Bluff... Camden...
Sheridan... Lonoke...
Brinkley... Des Arc...
Clarendon... Hazen...
De Valls Bluff... White Hall...
England... Carlisle...
Redfield... Altheimer...
Humphrey... Leola...
Sparkman... Fredonia...
Carthage... Prattsville...

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.


Lat... Lon 3500 9115 3474 9110 3456 9140 3457 9159
      3448 9160 3448 9171 3437 9171 3347 9311
      3377 9310 3381 9290 3416 9289 3415 9268
      3441 9267 3451 9205 3470 9214 3535 9104
      3500 9104


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Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 1:41 PM CST on February 23, 2018

Expires 1:00 AM EST on February 25, 2018


... Flood Watch remains in effect through Saturday evening...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of central Arkansas, eastern Arkansas, north central
Arkansas, southeast Arkansas, southwest Arkansas, and western
Arkansas, including the following areas, in central Arkansas,
Faulkner, Garland, Grant, Lonoke, Perry, prairie, Pulaski,
Saline, and white. In eastern Arkansas, Jackson, Monroe, and
Woodruff. In north central Arkansas, Cleburne and
Independence. In southeast Arkansas, Arkansas, Bradley,
Cleveland, Desha, Drew, Jefferson, and Lincoln. In southwest
Arkansas, Calhoun, Clark, Dallas, Hot Spring, Ouachita, and
Pike. In western Arkansas, Montgomery and Polk.

* Through Saturday evening

* heavy rain fell across much of southern... central and eastern
Arkansas the last several days... with 4 to locally more than 8
inches observed. Additional heavy rainfall will be possible on
Saturday into Saturday night where an additional 1 to 3 inches
of rain are expected. Locally higher amounts will be possible.

* Given the recent heavy rainfall... the ground has become
saturated. As a result... the runoff potential has
increased... resulting in a high threat for flash and river
flooding through Saturday night. There have already been
numerous high water reports... including flooding of roads and
Road closures. Any more heavy rainfall may create additional
dangerous flooding situations.


.Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for for high water
problems based on the current forecast of heavy rain.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.





Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 1:41 PM CST on February 23, 2018

Expires 1:00 AM EST on February 25, 2018


... Flood Watch remains in effect through Saturday evening...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of central Arkansas, eastern Arkansas, north central
Arkansas, southeast Arkansas, southwest Arkansas, and western
Arkansas, including the following areas, in central Arkansas,
Faulkner, Garland, Grant, Lonoke, Perry, prairie, Pulaski,
Saline, and white. In eastern Arkansas, Jackson, Monroe, and
Woodruff. In north central Arkansas, Cleburne and
Independence. In southeast Arkansas, Arkansas, Bradley,
Cleveland, Desha, Drew, Jefferson, and Lincoln. In southwest
Arkansas, Calhoun, Clark, Dallas, Hot Spring, Ouachita, and
Pike. In western Arkansas, Montgomery and Polk.

* Through Saturday evening

* heavy rain fell across much of southern... central and eastern
Arkansas the last several days... with 4 to locally more than 8
inches observed. Additional heavy rainfall will be possible on
Saturday into Saturday night where an additional 1 to 3 inches
of rain are expected. Locally higher amounts will be possible.

* Given the recent heavy rainfall... the ground has become
saturated. As a result... the runoff potential has
increased... resulting in a high threat for flash and river
flooding through Saturday night. There have already been
numerous high water reports... including flooding of roads and
Road closures. Any more heavy rainfall may create additional
dangerous flooding situations.


.Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for for high water
problems based on the current forecast of heavy rain.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.





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Alaska - Winter Weather Advisory , Blizzard Warning , Record Report
Arizona - Record Report
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , Record Report
California - Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Frost Advisory , Freeze Warning , Hard Freeze Warning , Record Report
Colorado - Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
District of Columbia - Dense Fog Advisory
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement , Record Report
Georgia - Record Report
Guam -
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, High Surf Advisory , Wind Advisory
Idaho - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Record Report
Illinois - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Winter Weather Advisory
Indiana - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch
Iowa - Winter Weather Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Kansas - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Winter Weather Advisory
Kentucky - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Record Report
Louisiana - Storm Surge Warning, Tropical Storm Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , Record Report
Maryland - Areal Flood Watch , Dense Fog Advisory
Michigan - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Special Statement
Minnesota - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory
Missouri - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Winter Weather Advisory
Montana - Wind Chill Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory, Winter Storm Watch , Blizzard Warning , Winter Storm Watch , Record Report
Nebraska - Winter Weather Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
Nevada - Lake Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
New Mexico - Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
New York - Areal Flood Warning , High Wind Watch , Dense Fog Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory, High Wind Watch
North Carolina - Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
North Dakota - Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Ohio - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch
Oklahoma - Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Fire Weather Watch , Record Report
Oregon - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory, Winter Storm Watch , Winter Storm Watch, Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning, Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch, Winter Storm Warning, Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
Pennsylvania - Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch, Flood Advisory
Puerto Rico - High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Hazard Statement
South Dakota - Winter Weather Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory
Tennessee - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Flood Advisory , Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch, Flood Advisory
Texas - Tropical Storm Warning , Storm Surge Watch, Tropical Storm Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Dense Fog Advisory , Fire Weather Watch , Special Statement
Utah - Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
Virgin Islands - High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement
Virginia - Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
Washington - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch, Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory, Winter Storm Watch , Winter Storm Warning, Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
West Virginia - Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Dense Fog Advisory
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Storm Watch , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
Wyoming - High Wind Watch , Special Statement , Record Report

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