Severe Weather Alerts - Evening Shade, AR

  • Flash Flood Watch

    Flash Flood Watch in effect until 7:00 PM CDT. Source: U.S. National Weather Service

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS...NORTH CENTRAL ARKANSAS...
SOUTHEAST ARKANSAS...SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS AND WESTERN ARKANSAS...
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN CENTRAL ARKANSAS...
CONWAY... FAULKNER...GARLAND...GRANT...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 SOUTHEAST ARKANSAS...CLEVELAND AND
JEFFERSON. IN SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS... CALHOUN...CLARK...DALLAS...
HOT SPRING...OUACHITA AND PIKE. IN WESTERN ARKANSAS...
JOHNSON...LOGAN...MONTGOMERY...POLK AND SCOTT.

* THROUGH THIS EVENING

* RAINFALL WILL CONTINUE OVER THE REGION TODAY AS A COLD FRONT
APPROACHES. WHILE RAINFALL AMOUNTS WILL BE LESS THAN PREVIOUS
DAYS...ANY RAINFALL HAS THE POTENTIAL TO BRING FLASH FLOODING
DUE TO THE ALREADY SATURATED GROUND.

* IN ADDITION...AREA RIVERS AND STREAMS ARE ALREADY FLOODING OR
NEAR BANK FULL. ANY ADDITIONAL RAINFALL WILL NOT BE ABLE TO
DRAIN INTO WATERWAYS...INCREASING THE THREAT FOR FLASH FLOODING.

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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Evening Shade, AR Radar