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Arkansas, Baxter

Tornado Watch

Statement as of 2:43 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




Severe Thunderstorm Warning

Statement as of 3:56 PM CDT on May 24, 2015

Expires 5:30 PM EDT on May 24, 2015


The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
central Baxter County in north central Arkansas...

* until 430 PM CDT

* at 355 PM CDT... a severe thunderstorm was located near Mountain
Home... and moving north at 45 mph.

Hazard... 60 mph wind gusts.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... expect damage to roofs... siding and trees.

* Locations impacted include...
Mountain Home... Fawn Park... Colfax...
Gamaliel... Clarkridge... Buford...

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Tornado Watch remains in effect for the warned area. Tornadoes can
develop quickly from severe thunderstorms. Although one is not
immediately likely... if a tornado is spotted... act quickly and move
to a place of safety inside a sturdy structure... such as a basement
or small interior room.


Lat... Lon 3623 9232 3625 9247 3650 9243 3651 9220
time... Mot... loc 2056z 192deg 37kt 3635 9236

Hail... <.75in
wind... 60mph


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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.





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Arizona - Record Report
Arkansas - Tornado Watch , Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Lake Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
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Idaho - Special Statement , Record Report
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Iowa - Public Information Statement
Kansas - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Hydrologic Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Tornado Watch , Lake Wind Advisory
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Mississippi - Tornado Watch , Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement , Hydrologic Statement
Missouri - Tornado Watch , Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Lake Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
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Ohio - Public Information Statement
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Tennessee - Tornado Watch
Texas - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Coastal Hazard Statement , Wind Advisory , Hydrologic Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Utah - Flash Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
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Wyoming - Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
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