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Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 11:38 PM CST Feb. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Little Rock has extended the

* Flood Warning for...
Independence County in north central Arkansas...
northern Woodruff County in eastern Arkansas...
northwestern Prairie County in central Arkansas...
northeastern Perry County in central Arkansas...
Jackson County in eastern Arkansas...
Cleburne County in north central Arkansas...
Lonoke County in central Arkansas...
Conway County in central Arkansas...
Faulkner County in central Arkansas...
White County in central Arkansas...
eastern Saline County in central Arkansas...
Pulaski County in central Arkansas...

* until 545 am CST Thursday

* at 1138 PM CST, radar continued to show light to moderate rainfall
across much of the warned area. Flooding has been reported in
several locations in the warned area since this morning. Many
areas have seen four to eight inches in less than 24 hours. With
additional rainfall expected over the next several hours, the
threat of flooding will continue.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Little Rock... North Little Rock...
Conway... Sherwood...
Jacksonville... Cabot...
Searcy... west Little Rock...
Maumelle... Bryant...
Batesville... downtown Little Rock...
Newport... Heber Springs...
Morrilton... Lonoke...
Fairfield Bay... Augusta...
North Little Rock Airport... Little Rock AFB...

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.

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All
interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.


Lat... Lon 3520 9149 3449 9176 3450 9256 3467 9244
      3477 9265 3491 9275 3494 9255 3505 9255
      3504 9308 3518 9285 3546 9285 3546 9248
      3537 9248 3536 9225 3571 9224 3571 9184
      3582 9187 3594 9175 3588 9103 3519 9104


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Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 2:55 PM CST Feb. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect through late tonight...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of central Arkansas, eastern Arkansas, north central
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 and Woodruff. In north central
Arkansas, Cleburne and Independence. In southwest Arkansas,
Clark, Dallas, Hot Spring, Ouachita, and Pike. In western
Arkansas, Montgomery and Polk.

* Through late tonight

* rain will continue tonight and Thursday morning, and will be
heavy at times. Isolated thunderstorms will be possible.

* Additional rainfall amounts of up to one inch through tonight,
with locally heavier amounts.

.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
Issued: 2:55 PM CST Feb. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect through late tonight...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of central Arkansas, eastern Arkansas, north central
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 and Woodruff. In north central
Arkansas, Cleburne and Independence. In southwest Arkansas,
Clark, Dallas, Hot Spring, Ouachita, and Pike. In western
Arkansas, Montgomery and Polk.

* Through late tonight

* rain will continue tonight and Thursday morning, and will be
heavy at times. Isolated thunderstorms will be possible.

* Additional rainfall amounts of up to one inch through tonight,
with locally heavier amounts.

.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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