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Events in May, 2017
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2017 Atlantic Hurricane Season Outlook
The Year 2017 So Far
April, 2017 Monthly Report/Other Reports
It was a busy April, especially in the latter half of the month. Several heavy rain events saturated the soil, and set Arkansas up for the big flood event on the 29th/30th. More water fell than the ground could hold, and this led to life threatening flash flooding and river flooding. Along the way, at least ten tornadoes were counted, and these were generally weak (rated EF0/EF1).
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Severe Weather Awareness Week (February 26 - March 4, 2017)
The Year 2016 in Arkansas
Travel Forecast
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Winter Weather Awareness Week (December 4-9, 2016)
Billion Dollar Weather Disasters Since 1980 (in PDF)
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NWS Campaigns to Save Lives
Flash flooding and lightning are a thunderstorm's deadliest offspring. Educational information is provided to help people deal with these killers.
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