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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
1113 AM CDT Mon Aug 20 2018

...From the National Weather Service in Little Rock...the Flood
Warning continues for the following river in Arkansas...

  Cache River Near Patterson affecting Jackson and Woodruff Counties


River forecasts are based on current conditions and rainfall
forecasted to occur over the next 24 hours. During periods of
flooding...Evening forecasts are reissued with updated rainfall
forecasts.

Observed and forecasted stage data plots are available on our
Advanced Hydrologic Prediction Service web page at...
www.weather.gov/lzk
Under the Current Conditions section...Select River and Lakes AHPS.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety message...Remember to Turn Around...Don`t Drown
Do not drive cars through flooded areas.

Everyone with property or other interest along streams and rivers
should remain alert to changing weather forecasts. Should conditions
change...Look for river forecasts or Flood Warnings for use in making
informed decisions to protect life and property.

&&

ARC067-147-210713-
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/PTTA4.1.ER.180821T0600Z.180824T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1113 AM CDT Mon Aug 20 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Cache River Near Patterson.
* from late tonight until further notice...Or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* At 10:00 AM Monday the stage was 8.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by late tonight and
  continue to rise to near 10.0 feet by Friday morning.
* Impacts at 10.0 feet...Pastureland and cropland not protected by
  levees in Jackson and Woodruff counties affected. Water is deep
  along the shoulders of State Highway 18 near Grubbs. Water over
  portions of Woodruff County Road 775 north of State Highway 260.


&&


             Fld     Observed       Forecast 6 AM         Crest
Location     Stg   Stg  Day Time   Tue   Wed   Thu  Crest  Time  Date

Cache River
  Patterson    9   8.7 Mon 10 AM   9.2   9.5   9.7   10.0 07 AM 08/24


&&


LAT...LON 3510 9133 3522 9128 3539 9123 3538 9113
 3521 9117 3508 9122



$$

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Special Weather Statement


Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Jackson MS
809 PM CDT MON AUG 20 2018

MSZ027-028-036-037-210200-
Carroll MS-Attala MS-Montgomery MS-Holmes MS-
809 PM CDT MON AUG 20 2018

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT EASTERN HOLMES...CARROLL...
ATTALA AND MONTGOMERY COUNTIES UNTIL 900 PM CDT...

At 809 PM CDT, Meteorologists were tracking strong thunderstorms
along a line extending from near Teoc to near Emory to near Pickens.
Movement was east at 40 mph.

Wind gusts up to 50 mph will be possible with these storms.

Strong thunderstorms will be near...
  North Carrollton, Emory and Bowling Green around 815 PM CDT.
  Goodman around 820 PM CDT.
  Vaiden around 830 PM CDT.
  Duck Hill, Newport and Hesterville around 835 PM CDT.
  Mcadams around 840 PM CDT.
  Sweatman and Poplar Creek around 845 PM CDT.
  Lodi around 850 PM CDT.

Other locations impacted by these storms include West, Carrollton and
Sallis.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

High winds can bring down trees and large limbs resulting in serious
injury or property damage. Exercise extreme caution when outdoors
during such strong winds...and be especially aware of older trees.

&&

LAT...LON 3327 8949 3293 8955 3293 8973 3288 8973
      3288 8997 3291 9005 3325 8999 3361 9002
      3367 8951
TIME...MOT...LOC 0109Z 268DEG 35KT 3361 9000 3326 8997 3291 9003

$$

TW


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Memphis TN
501 PM CDT Mon Aug 20 2018

ARZ008-009-017-018-026>028-035-036-048-049-058-MOZ113-115-
MSZ001>017-020>024-TNZ001>004-019>022-048>055-088>092-220015-
Alcorn-Benton MS-Benton TN-Calhoun-Carroll-Chester-Chickasaw-Clay-
Coahoma-Craighead-Crittenden-Crockett-Cross-DeSoto-Decatur-
Dunklin-Dyer-Fayette-Gibson-Greene-Hardeman-Hardin-Haywood-
Henderson-Henry-Itawamba-Lafayette-Lake-Lauderdale-Lawrence-
Lee AR-Lee MS-Madison-Marshall-McNairy-Mississippi-Monroe-Obion-
Panola-Pemiscot-Phillips-Poinsett-Pontotoc-Prentiss-Quitman-
Randolph-Shelby-St. Francis-Tallahatchie-Tate-Tippah-Tipton-
Tishomingo-Tunica-Union-Weakley-Yalobusha-
501 PM CDT Mon Aug 20 2018

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of East Arkansas...
the Missouri Bootheel...North Mississippi...and West Tennessee.

.DAY ONE...Tonight

Severe thunderstorms are possible across all of the Mid South
this evening. Damaging winds are the main threat. Large hail and
heavy rainfall with flash flooding are secondary threats. A weak
tornado is possible.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation may be needed in support of severe weather
operations this evening.

$$

SJM

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Tulsa OK
420 PM CDT Mon Aug 20 2018

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-211030-
Adair OK-Benton AR-Carroll AR-Cherokee OK-Choctaw OK-Craig OK-
Crawford AR-Creek OK-Delaware OK-Franklin AR-Haskell OK-Latimer OK-
Le Flore OK-Madison AR-Mayes OK-McIntosh OK-Muskogee OK-Nowata OK-
Okfuskee OK-Okmulgee OK-Osage OK-Ottawa OK-Pawnee OK-Pittsburg OK-
Pushmataha OK-Rogers OK-Sebastian AR-Sequoyah OK-Tulsa OK-Wagoner OK-
Washington OK-Washington AR-
420 PM CDT Mon Aug 20 2018

This Outlook is for Northwest and West Central Arkansas as well as
much of Eastern Oklahoma.

.DAY ONE...Tonight.

No hazardous weather is anticipated.

SPOTTER AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT ACTION STATEMENT...
Spotter Activation Not Expected.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday.
TUESDAY through THURSDAY...Thunderstorm Potential.
FRIDAY through SUNDAY...No Hazards.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
Thunderstorm chances will return late Tuesday night through
Thursday, especially across northeast Oklahoma and northwest
Arkansas, as a couple upper level storm systems move east
southeast across the Central Plains.

weather.gov/tulsa contains additional information.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Fort Worth TX
243 PM CDT Mon Aug 20 2018

TXZ091>095-100>107-115>123-129>135-141>148-156>162-174-175-211200-
Montague-Cooke-Grayson-Fannin-Lamar-Young-Jack-Wise-Denton-Collin-
Hunt-Delta-Hopkins-Stephens-Palo Pinto-Parker-Tarrant-Dallas-
Rockwall-Kaufman-Van Zandt-Rains-Eastland-Erath-Hood-Somervell-
Johnson-Ellis-Henderson-Comanche-Mills-Hamilton-Bosque-Hill-Navarro-
Freestone-Anderson-Lampasas-Coryell-Bell-McLennan-Falls-Limestone-
Leon-Milam-Robertson-
243 PM CDT Mon Aug 20 2018

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for North and Central Texas.

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight.
There will be a chance for thunderstorms near and south of a
Goldthwaite to Waco to Athens line through tonight. There will be a
risk for downburst winds, heavy rain, and lightning with the
strongest storms.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday.
Isolated thunderstorms are possible for locations south of a Comanche
to Waco to Centerville line Tuesday. Any storms will produce
lightning and gusty winds.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Jackson MS
238 PM CDT Mon Aug 20 2018

ARZ074-075-LAZ007>009-015-MSZ018-019-025>027-034-035-040-041-
211945-
Ashley-Chicot-Morehouse-West Carroll-East Carroll-Richland-
Bolivar-Sunflower-Leflore-Grenada-Carroll-Washington-Humphreys-
Issaquena-Sharkey-
238 PM CDT Mon Aug 20 2018

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of southeast
Arkansas, northeast Louisiana, central Mississippi, north central
Mississippi, northwest Mississippi, and west central Mississippi.

.DAY ONE...Tonight and Tuesday

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS
THREAT...Slight
TIMING...Tonight

FLOODING
THREAT...Limited
TIMING...Tonight

Severe thunderstorms will be possible late this afternoon into
this evening as a cold front moves into the area. Damaging wind
gusts and up to quarter size hail will be the main severe weather
threats. A tornado cannot be ruled out.

A very moist airmass will continue to promote heavy rainfall and
flooding in thunderstorms that develop through tonight. Two to
three inches an hour rainfall rates will be common where the
heaviest storms occur which could easily lead to flash flooding.

(https://www.weather.gov/images/jan/graphicast/1.png)
(https://www.weather.gov/images/jan/graphicast/2.png)

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday night through Sunday

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.

.SPOTTER CALL TO ACTION STATEMENT...
The activation of storm spotters, HAM radio operators, and
emergency management personnel in support of severe weather
operations may be needed for portions of the region tonight.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Jackson MS
238 PM CDT Mon Aug 20 2018

LAZ016-023>026-MSZ028>033-036>039-042>045-047>050-053-054-059-
211945-
Madison LA-Franklin LA-Catahoula-Tensas-Concordia-Montgomery-
Webster-Clay-Lowndes-Choctaw-Oktibbeha-Holmes-Attala-Winston-
Noxubee-Yazoo-Madison MS-Leake-Neshoba-Warren-Hinds-Rankin-Scott-
Claiborne-Copiah-Jefferson-
238 PM CDT Mon Aug 20 2018

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of northeast
Louisiana, central Mississippi, north central Mississippi,
northeast Mississippi, and southwest Mississippi.

.DAY ONE...Tonight and Tuesday

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS
THREAT...Marginal
TIMING...Tonight

FLOODING
THREAT...Limited
TIMING...Tonight

Isolated severe thunderstorms will be possible mainly this
evening as a cold front moves into the area. Damaging wind gusts
and up to quarter size hail will be the main severe weather
threats.

A very moist airmass will continue to promote heavy rainfall and
flooding in thunderstorms that develop through tonight. Two to
three inches an hour rainfall rates will be common where the
heaviest storms occur which could easily lead to flash flooding.

(https://www.weather.gov/images/jan/graphicast/1.png)
(https://www.weather.gov/images/jan/graphicast/2.png)

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday night through Sunday

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.

.SPOTTER CALL TO ACTION STATEMENT...
The activation of storm spotters, HAM radio operators, and
emergency management personnel in support of severe weather
operations may be needed for portions of the region tonight.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Shreveport LA
1258 PM CDT Mon Aug 20 2018

ARZ060-061-071>073-LAZ001>006-010>014-017>022-TXZ126-136>138-
149>153-165>167-211100-
Hempstead-Nevada-Lafayette-Columbia-Union-Caddo-Bossier-Webster-
Claiborne-Lincoln-De Soto-Red River-Bienville-Jackson-Ouachita-
Sabine-Natchitoches-Winn-Grant-Caldwell-La Salle-Marion-Smith-
Gregg-Harrison-Cherokee-Rusk-Panola-Nacogdoches-Shelby-Angelina-
San Augustine-
1258 PM CDT Mon Aug 20 2018

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

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight...

Scattered thunderstorms are expected to develop this afternoon
ahead of a cold front that will be moving across the area. A few
storms could be severe. Damaging winds, large hail, and locally
heavy rainfall will be the primary threats. The severe weather
threat should end after midnight as the storms move south and east
of the area.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday...

Isolated thunderstorms will be possible during the weekend mainly
across parts of North Louisiana and Deep East Texas south of
Interstate 20. However, no hazardous weather is expected at this
time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Activation of emergency management personnel...amateur radio
operators...and storm spotters may be needed later this afternoon
and into tonight.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Shreveport LA
1258 PM CDT Mon Aug 20 2018

ARZ050-051-059-070-OKZ077-TXZ096-097-108>112-124-125-211100-
Sevier-Howard-Little River-Miller-McCurtain-Red River-Bowie-
Franklin-Titus-Camp-Morris-Cass-Wood-Upshur-
1258 PM CDT Mon Aug 20 2018

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of southwest
Arkansas, southeast Oklahoma and northeast Texas.

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight...

Isolated thunderstorms will be possible this afternoon ahead of a
cold front that will be moving across the area. The strongest
storms may produce gusty winds up to 40 mph, locally heavy
rainfall, and deadly lightning. The storms should gradually end
from northwest to southeast by late this evening.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday...

Isolated showers and thunderstorms will be possible during the
weekend mainly across parts of North Louisiana and Deep East
Texas south of Interstate 20. However, no hazardous weather is
expected at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Activation of emergency management personnel...amateur radio
operators...and storm spotters is not anticipated through
tonight.

$$

09

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Paducah KY
930 AM CDT Mon Aug 20 2018

ILZ075>078-080>094-INZ081-082-085>088-KYZ001>022-MOZ076-086-087-
100-107>112-114-211015-
Jefferson-Wayne IL-Edwards-Wabash-Perry IL-Franklin-Hamilton-
White-Jackson-Williamson-Saline-Gallatin-Union-Johnson-Pope-
Hardin-Alexander-Pulaski-Massac-Gibson-Pike-Posey-Vanderburgh-
Warrick-Spencer-Fulton-Hickman-Carlisle-Ballard-McCracken-Graves-
Livingston-Marshall-Calloway-Crittenden-Lyon-Trigg-Caldwell-
Union KY-Webster-Hopkins-Christian-Henderson-Daviess-McLean-
Muhlenberg-Todd-Perry MO-Bollinger-Cape Girardeau-Wayne MO-Carter-
Ripley-Butler-Stoddard-Scott-Mississippi-New Madrid-
930 AM CDT Mon Aug 20 2018

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of southern
Illinois, southwest Indiana, western Kentucky, and southeast
Missouri.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Scattered to numerous thunderstorms are expected to develop this
afternoon into the evening. Severe thunderstorms will be possible,
over most all of the region, with highest chances over southeast
Missouri, extreme southwest Illinois and the Purchase area of
western Kentucky. Storms should begin to weaken during the evening
with loss of daytime heating.

Damaging wind is the primary thunderstorm-related concern today.
However, large hail and a brief tornado or two cannot be rules out,
especially with the initial storm development this afternoon.
Lightning and torrential downpours are also expected with the
thunderstorm activity.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday

A slight chance of thunderstorms lingers into Tuesday across
southwest Indiana and adjacent portions of southern Illinois and
western Kentucky. Severe storms are not expected.

Isolated thunderstorms are forecast Friday through Saturday
morning, mainly in western and northern portions of the area.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation may be requested this afternoon and evening.

$$

MEFFERT

U.S. Dept. of Commerce
NOAA National Weather Service
1325 East West Highway
Silver Spring, MD 20910
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