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Flood Watch
National Weather Service Little Rock AR
215 PM CDT Thu Sep 20 2018


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Pulaski-Lonoke-
Including the cities of Harrison, Omaha, Lead Hill, Bull Shoals,
Flippin, Yellville, Summit, Mountain Home, Norfork, Gassville,
Mammoth Spring, Viola, Salem, Cave City, Ash Flat, Hardy, Jasper,
Western Grove, Deer, Marshall, Leslie, Gilbert, Mountain View,
Fox, Timbo, Allison, Horseshoe Bend, Melbourne, Calico Rock,
Oxford, Batesville, Oil Trough, Pleasant Plains, Clarksville,
Ozone, Coal Hill, Russellville, Hector, Pelsor, Dover,
Fairfield Bay, Clinton, Bee Branch, Damascus, Heber Springs,
Greers Ferry, Drasco, Booneville, Paris, Mount Magazine,
Morrilton, Center Ridge, Hattieville, Conway, Greenbrier,
Vilonia, Mayflower, Searcy, Beebe, El Paso, Rose Bud, Georgetown,
Waldron, Y City, Parks, Cauthron, Black Fork, Dardanelle,
Danville, Ola, Gravelly, Perryville, Fourche Junction, Houston,
Cove, Mena, Big Fork, Vandervoort, Wickes, Mount Ida, Norman,
Pine Ridge, Washita, Hot Springs, Hot Springs Village,
Jessieville, Pearcy, Royal, Benton, Bryant, Bauxite, Avilla,
Haskell, Paron, Little Rock, North Little Rock, Sherwood,
Maumelle, Jacksonville, Wrightsville, Cabot, Lonoke, England,
and Humnoke
215 PM CDT Thu Sep 20 2018

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING...

The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of CENTRAL ARKANSAS, NORTH
  CENTRAL ARKANSAS, and WESTERN ARKANSAS, including the
  following areas, in CENTRAL ARKANSAS, Conway, Faulkner,
  Garland, Lonoke, Perry, Pope, Pulaski, Saline, White, and
  Yell. In NORTH CENTRAL ARKANSAS, Baxter, Boone, Cleburne,
  Fulton, Independence, Izard, Marion, Newton, Searcy, Sharp,
  Stone, and Van Buren. In WESTERN ARKANSAS, Johnson, Logan,
  Montgomery, Polk, and Scott.

* From Friday evening through Sunday morning

* Heavy rainfall is expected to develop from northwest to central
  Arkansas Friday night through Sunday morning. Storm total
  rainfall amounts are expected to climb into the 4 to 6 inch
  range which will allow for flash flooding across parts of
  northern and central Arkansas.

* Low-lying and urban areas will be the first to flood. If you
  have plans to camp across Arkansas this weekend, do not camp in
  low-lying areas or near dry creek beds, and make sure you have a
  way to receive weather warnings. Flash flooding will be likely
  in the terrain of the Ouachita and Ozark Mountain areas.

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.

&&

$$

Cavanaugh


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
345 PM CDT Thu Sep 20 2018

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Calcasieu-Jefferson Davis-Acadia-Lafayette-Upper St. Martin-
Vermilion-Iberia-St. Mary-Lower St. Martin-West Cameron-
East Cameron-Tyler-Hardin-Jefferson-Orange-Northern Jasper-
Northern Newton-Southern Jasper-Southern Newton-
345 PM CDT Thu Sep 20 2018

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of central
Louisiana, south central Louisiana, southwest Louisiana, west
central Louisiana, and southeast Texas.

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight

Isolated showers and thunderstorms will be possible through
sundown. Brief heavy downpours and occasional cloud to ground
lightning will be the main hazards with the storms. Elsewhere,
heat index values may possibly exceed 100 degrees.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday

For Friday into the weekend and on through early next week,
better chances for showers and thunderstorms will occur. These
scattered showers and thunderstorms will be from mainly the late
morning through the early evening hours. Locally heavy downpours
and occasional to frequent cloud to ground lightning will be
possible.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook...UPDATED
National Weather Service Huntsville AL
214 PM CDT Thu Sep 20 2018

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Lauderdale-Colbert-Franklin AL-Lawrence-Limestone-Madison-Morgan-
Marshall-Jackson-De Kalb-Cullman-Moore-Lincoln-Franklin TN-
214 PM CDT Thu Sep 20 2018

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for north Alabama and portions of
southern middle Tennessee.

.DAY ONE...Tonight...

An isolated thunderstorm is possible west of Interstate 65.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday...

Isolated to scattered thunderstorms are possible Friday through
Monday across the Tennessee Valley. The coverage of thunderstorms
will increase Tuesday into Wednesday, as a cold front approaches the
area. Some of the thunderstorms will be capable of locally heavy
downpours.

.SPOTTER CALL TO ACTION STATEMENT...

Activation of storm spotters and emergency management personnel is
not anticipated at this time.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Shreveport LA
541 AM CDT Thu Sep 20 2018

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Grant-Caldwell-La Salle-McCurtain-Bowie-Franklin-Titus-Camp-
Morris-Cass-Wood-Upshur-Marion-Smith-Gregg-Harrison-Cherokee-Rusk-
Panola-Nacogdoches-Shelby-Angelina-San Augustine-
541 AM CDT Thu Sep 20 2018

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of south central
Arkansas, southwest Arkansas, north central Louisiana, northwest
Louisiana, southeast Oklahoma, east Texas and northeast Texas.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight...

Widely scattered afternoon and evening shower and thunderstorm
development is expected today. A few storms may produce strong
gusty winds. However, no significant hazardous weather is
expected.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday...

Scattered showers and thunderstorms are expected on Friday
and will continue, mainly in the afternoon and evening, through
this upcoming weekend. Showers and thunderstorms may become
numerous at times during the weekend, especially north of
Interstate 30. Strong gusty winds and locally heavy rainfall may
occur in some storms. However, no widespread or organized
hazardous weather is expected.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Activation of emergency management personnel, amateur radio
operators, and storm spotters will not be needed through tonight.

$$

07

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Little Rock AR
438 AM CDT Thu Sep 20 2018

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Saline-Pulaski-Lonoke-Prairie-Monroe-Pike-Clark-Hot Spring-Grant-
Jefferson-Arkansas-Dallas-Cleveland-Lincoln-Desha-Ouachita-
Calhoun-Bradley-Drew-
438 AM CDT Thu Sep 20 2018

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for a Large Part of Arkansas.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Areas of fog are expected through mid morning, mainly across
western and central sections.

Widely scattered thunderstorms will develop this afternoon across
most areas, before dissipating early this evening. Brief heavy
rain, and dangerous lightning will occur with the strongest
storms.

Heat index values will range from 97 to 103 this afternoon at most
locations.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday Through Wednesday

Chances for showers and thunderstorms will increase Friday
through much of the weekend as a frontal boundary enters Arkansas
and stalls out. While the threat for severe weather looks to
remain low, there may be a strong storm or two. Locally heavy
rainfall may also be seen, mainly along and north of the front.
The unsettled weather pattern will persist into next week, with
thunderstorm chances remaining in the forecast.

.Spotter Information Statement...

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

&&

Visit NWS Little Rock on the web. Go to http://weather.gov/lzk.

$$

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