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Flash Flood Warning
Issued: 2:38 PM CST Feb. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Shreveport has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
Union County in south central Arkansas...
Nevada County in southwestern Arkansas...
Columbia County in southwestern Arkansas...
Webster Parish in northwestern Louisiana...
Claiborne Parish in northwestern Louisiana...

* until 545 PM CST

* at 237 PM CST, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
heavy rain across the warned area. Flash flooding is expected to
begin shortly.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
El Dorado, Minden, Magnolia, Springhill, Prescott, Homer,
Smackover, Waldo, Norphlet, Huttig, Junction City, McNeil,
Haynesville, Sibley, Cullen, Cotton Valley, Sarepta, Doyline,
Taylor and strong.

Lat... Lon 3302 9272 3276 9273 3276 9283 3259 9288
      3259 9318 3246 9315 3241 9324 3242 9344
      3287 9345 3298 9353 3344 9337 3345 9348
      3396 9346 3378 9310 3338 9312 3337 9259
      3327 9244 3330 9235 3316 9211 3301 9207


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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:40 PM CST Feb. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

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

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Arkansas, Louisiana, southeast Oklahoma, and
Texas, including the following areas, in Arkansas, Columbia,
Hempstead, Howard, Lafayette, Little River, Miller, Nevada,
Sevier, and Union. In Louisiana, Bienville, Bossier, Caddo,
Caldwell, Claiborne, De Soto, Grant, Jackson, La Salle,
Lincoln, Natchitoches, Ouachita, Red River, Sabine, Union,
Webster, and Winn. In southeast Oklahoma, McCurtain. In Texas,
Angelina, Bowie, Camp, Cass, Cherokee, Franklin, Gregg,
Harrison, Marion, Morris, Nacogdoches, Panola, Red River,
Rusk, Sabine, San Augustine, Shelby, Smith, Titus, Upshur, and
wood.

* Through late tonight.

* Periods of moderate to heavy rainfall will continue along and
behind a cold front across much of East Texas, southeast
Oklahoma, southwest Arkansas, and north Louisiana. Additional
rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches, with isolated higher amounts
in excess of 3 inches over portions of deep East Texas, north
Louisiana, and southcentral Arkansas, will be possible through
tonight, although the threat for heavy rain will begin to
diminish from west to east late tonight.

* Flash flooding of roads, low lying, and poor drainage areas
will be possible. If you encounter flash flooding while
driving your vehicle, remember to turn around, don't drown.

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.



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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:40 PM CST Feb. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

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

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Arkansas, Louisiana, southeast Oklahoma, and
Texas, including the following areas, in Arkansas, Columbia,
Hempstead, Howard, Lafayette, Little River, Miller, Nevada,
Sevier, and Union. In Louisiana, Bienville, Bossier, Caddo,
Caldwell, Claiborne, De Soto, Grant, Jackson, La Salle,
Lincoln, Natchitoches, Ouachita, Red River, Sabine, Union,
Webster, and Winn. In southeast Oklahoma, McCurtain. In Texas,
Angelina, Bowie, Camp, Cass, Cherokee, Franklin, Gregg,
Harrison, Marion, Morris, Nacogdoches, Panola, Red River,
Rusk, Sabine, San Augustine, Shelby, Smith, Titus, Upshur, and
wood.

* Through late tonight.

* Periods of moderate to heavy rainfall will continue along and
behind a cold front across much of East Texas, southeast
Oklahoma, southwest Arkansas, and north Louisiana. Additional
rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches, with isolated higher amounts
in excess of 3 inches over portions of deep East Texas, north
Louisiana, and southcentral Arkansas, will be possible through
tonight, although the threat for heavy rain will begin to
diminish from west to east late tonight.

* Flash flooding of roads, low lying, and poor drainage areas
will be possible. If you encounter flash flooding while
driving your vehicle, remember to turn around, don't drown.

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.



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