Gravette, AR (72736)

9:50 AM CDT on May 29, 2015 (GMT -0500)
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Location: Gravette, AR
Elevation: 1138 ft
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Active Advisory: Areal Flood Warning, Flash Flood Watch Active Notice: Local Storm Report

Elev 1138 ft 36.48 °N, 94.61 °W | Updated 11 seconds ago

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67.8 °F
Feels Like 67.8 °F
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Wind Variable Wind from NE
Gusts 4.0 mph

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6:02 AM 8:28 PM
Waxing Gibbous, 84% visible
Pressure 30.01 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 3500 ft
Mostly Cloudy 10000 ft
Overcast 11000 ft
Dew Point 67 °F
Humidity 97%
Rainfall 0.51 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 1 out of 12
Pollen 6.70 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity No Activity
METAR KXNA 291353Z 00000KT 10SM -RA FEW035 BKN100 OVC110 21/19 A3004 RMK AO2 SLP163 P0002 T02060194

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Pressure 30.01 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 3500 ft
Mostly Cloudy 10000 ft
Overcast 11000 ft
Dew Point 67 °F
Humidity 97%
Rainfall 0.51 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 1 out of 12
Pollen 6.70 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity No Activity
METAR KXNA 291353Z 00000KT 10SM -RA FEW035 BKN100 OVC110 21/19 A3004 RMK AO2 SLP163 P0002 T02060194

More Conditions Fewer Conditions

Nowcast | as of 9:11 am CDT on May 29, 2015

At 9:11 am...National Weather Service Doppler radars continued to detect scattered rain showers and isolated thunderstorms moving across much of eastern Oklahoma and western Arkansas. The precipitation had decreased in coverage and intensity over the past hour. All this activity was moving toward the north...around 30 miles per hour. Through 11:00 am...scattered showers and isolated storms will continue to spread northward across the forecast area. Rainfall amounts will generally remain light...with between a few hundredths...to a tenth of an inch per hour. Any stronger cells could produce a quick downpour...with around a quarter of an inch possible. While severe weather is unlikely...any pockets of heavy rainfall could produce localized flooding.

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Areal Flood Warning
Statement as of 9:13 PM CDT on May 28, 2015

The National Weather Service in Tulsa has extended the

* Flood Warning for...
Adair County in northeast Oklahoma...
Benton County in northwest Arkansas...
Carroll County in northwest Arkansas...
Cherokee County in east central Oklahoma...
Choctaw County in southeast Oklahoma...
Craig County in northeast Oklahoma...
Crawford County in northwest Arkansas...
Delaware County in northeast Oklahoma...
eastern Okmulgee County in northeast Oklahoma...
eastern Rogers County in northeast Oklahoma...
Franklin County in west central Arkansas...
Haskell County in southeast Oklahoma...
Latimer County in southeast Oklahoma...
Le Flore County in southeast Oklahoma...
Madison County in northwest Arkansas...
Mayes County in northeast Oklahoma...
McIntosh County in southeast Oklahoma...
Muskogee County in east central Oklahoma...
Ottawa County in northeast Oklahoma...
Pittsburg County in southeast Oklahoma...
Pushmataha County in southeast Oklahoma...
Sebastian County in west central Arkansas...
Sequoyah County in east central Oklahoma...
southeastern Nowata County in northeast Oklahoma...
southeastern Okfuskee County in east central Oklahoma...
Wagoner County in northeast Oklahoma...
Washington County in northwest Arkansas...

* until 930 PM CDT Friday

* at 912 PM CDT... National Weather Service Doppler radar indicated
no rainfall was falling across the warned area.

The heavy rainfall from the past week has caused area lakes... small
creeks and streams... low water crossings and low lying areas as well
as the major rivers to flood. This flooding will likely continue for
much of this week. Area lakes are near or slightly over full
capacity. High releases are required and this may flood the
downstream river. Also... tributaries that feed into these reservoirs
will also back up and flood until lake levels get under control.
Roads near these lakes may be under water due to flooding from these
lakes... especially Eufaula... Wister... Sardis and Hugo.

* Runoff from this excessive rainfall will cause flooding to occur.
Some locations that could experience flooding include... Antlers...
Bentonville... Berryville... Cedarville... Charleston... Clayton...
Eufaula... Eureka Springs... Fayetteville... Fort Smith... Hugo...
Huntsville... Jay... McAlester... Miami... Mountainburg... Muskogee...
Natural Dam... Ozark... Poteau... Pryor... Rogers... Sallisaw... Siloam
Springs... Springdale... Stigler... Stilwell... Tahlequah... Van Buren
and Vinita.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Do not drive your vehicle into areas where water covers the Road to
unknown depths. It only takes two feet of rushing water to carry away
most sport utility vehicles and pickups. Take a different Route to
reach your destination or wait until the water recedes. Remember...
most flood related deaths occur in automobiles.


Lat... Lon 3577 9351 3576 9369 3538 9370 3492 9444
      3451 9446 3450 9504 3393 9516 3386 9581
      3415 9599 3417 9578 3459 9568 3468 9610
      3528 9599 3529 9613 3602 9568 3700 9540
      3700 9462 3651 9461 3650 9330 3612 9329




Flash Flood Watch
Statement as of 4:29 AM CDT on May 29, 2015

... Flash Flood Watch in effect through Saturday evening...

The National Weather Service in Tulsa has expanded the

* Flash Flood Watch to include portions of northwest Arkansas
and west central Arkansas... including the following areas... in
northwest Arkansas... Benton... Carroll... Crawford... Madison and
Washington. In west central Arkansas... Franklin and Sebastian.

* Through Saturday evening

* additional showers and thunderstorms with heavy rainfall will
spread across western Arkansas this morning. Another round of
more widespread thunderstorms with heavy rainfall associated
with a cold front will impact the area later tonight through
Saturday. Widespread 1 to 2 inch rainfall amounts are
likely... with local amounts of 3 to 5 inches possible. These
amounts of rainfall will lead to localized flash flooding on
already saturated ground.

The heavy rainfall from the past week has caused area lakes...
small creeks and streams... low water crossings and low lying
areas as well as the major rivers to flood. This flooding will
likely continue through the weekend. Many area lakes are near or
slightly over full capacity. High releases are required and this
may flood the downstream river. Also... tributaries that feed into
these reservoirs will back up and flood until lake levels get
under control.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means rapidly rising water or flooding is
possible within the watch area.

Do not drive your vehicle into areas where water covers the
Road... the Road may be washed out underneath the rushing water.
Take a different Route to reach your destination or wait until
the water recedes.

If you are in the watch area... keep informed... and be ready for
quick action if flash flooding is observed or if a warning is
issued. Have a means of receiving any warnings issued overnight
such as a weather radio.