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Tornado Watch

Statement as of 12:43 PM CDT on May 24, 2015

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on May 24, 2015


Tornado Watch 202 remains in effect until 700 PM CDT for the
following locations


AR
. Arkansas counties included are

Arkansas Baxter Boone
Bradley Calhoun Carroll
Clark Cleburne Cleveland
Columbia Conway Dallas
Desha Drew Faulkner
Franklin Fulton Garland
Grant Hempstead Hot Spring
Howard Independence Izard
Jackson Jefferson Johnson
Lafayette Lincoln Little River
Logan Lonoke Madison
Marion Miller Monroe
Montgomery Nevada Newton
Ouachita Perry Pike
Polk Pope prairie
Pulaski Saline Scott
Searcy Sebastian Sevier
sharp stone Union
Van Buren white Woodruff
Yell




Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 1:56 AM CDT on May 24, 2015

Expires 2:00 PM EDT on May 26, 2015


... Flash Flood Watch in effect from 1 PM CDT this afternoon
through Tuesday afternoon...

The National Weather Service in Little Rock has expanded the

* Flash Flood Watch to include portions of central Arkansas...
eastern Arkansas... north central Arkansas... southeast Arkansas
and southwest Arkansas... including the following areas... in
central Arkansas... Faulkner... Grant... Lonoke... prairie...
Pulaski and white. In eastern Arkansas... Jackson... Monroe and
Woodruff. In north central Arkansas... Baxter... Cleburne...
Fulton... Independence... Izard... sharp and stone. In southeast
Arkansas... Arkansas... Bradley... Cleveland... Desha... Drew...
Jefferson and Lincoln. In southwest Arkansas... Calhoun...
Dallas and Ouachita.

* From 1 PM CDT this afternoon through Tuesday afternoon

* widespread showers and thunderstorms will move into the state
from the west on Sunday afternoon. These storms will produce
rainfall amounts in excess of 2 to 4 inches statewide... with
locally higher amounts... in western Arkansas from Sunday
afternoon through Monday morning. A second round of heavy rain
is expected Monday afternoon through Tuesday afternoon and will
produce an additional 2 to 4 inches statewide... with locally
higher amounts... in southwest Arkansas.

* The soil across much of Arkansas remains saturated from the
heavy rainfall that occurred during the month of may. Many
rivers and streams are still at unseasonably high levels...
with any additional heavy rainfall only increasing the
potential 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.





Lake Wind Advisory

Statement as of 3:52 AM CDT on May 24, 2015

Expires 10:00 PM EDT on May 24, 2015


... Lake Wind Advisory in effect from 11 am this morning to 9 PM
CDT this evening...

The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a lake
Wind Advisory... which is in effect from 11 am this morning to
9 PM CDT this evening.

* Event... gusty southeast winds of 15 to 25 mph... with gusts over
30 mph.

* Areas affected... most of Arkansas

* timing... gusty winds will increase in speed this morning... and
will continue through the early evening hours. The winds will
slightly decrease tonight.

* Impacts... the breezy conditions will create hazardous conditions
on area bodies of water.


Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A lake Wind Advisory indicates that winds will cause rough chop
on area lakes. Small boats will be especially prone to capsizing.





Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Coastal Hazard Statement
Alaska - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
Arizona - Record Report
Arkansas - Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Lake Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
California - Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report
Colorado - Tornado Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Special Statement
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement , Beach Hazard Statement
Georgia - Coastal Hazard Statement
Idaho - Record Report
Illinois - Lake Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Lake Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Public Information Statement
Kansas - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Hydrologic Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Lake Wind Advisory
Louisiana - Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Maine - Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement , Record Report
Maryland - Public Information Statement
Massachusetts - Special Statement
Michigan - Record Report
Minnesota - Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Tornado Watch , Special Statement , Hydrologic Statement
Missouri - Tornado Watch , Tornado Watch , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Lake Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Montana - Public Information Statement
Nebraska - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Special Statement , Record Report
New Hampshire - Fire Weather Warning
New Jersey - Special Statement
New Mexico - Public Information Statement
New York - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Ohio - Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Pennsylvania - Public Information Statement
Rhode Island - Special Statement
South Dakota - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch
Texas - Tornado Watch , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Coastal Hazard Statement , Wind Advisory , Hydrologic Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Utah - Record Report
Vermont - Special Statement
West Virginia - Public Information Statement
Wisconsin - Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Record Report
- Small Craft Advisory