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Watches & Warnings

Flash Flood Warning
Issued: 9:33 AM CST Feb. 22, 2019 – National Weather Service

... The Flash Flood Warning remains in effect until 1030 am CST for
Chicot... Ashley... northern Sunflower... northwestern Leflore...
northwestern Washington and Bolivar counties...

At 922 am CST, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain across the warned
area. More than four inches of rain have already . Flash flooding is
already occurring. Numerous roads were flooded across the warned
area.

Some locations that will continue to experience flooding include...
Greenville, Cleveland, Crossett, Ruleville, Hamburg, Lake Village,
Dermott, Shaw, Drew, Wilmot, North Crossett, West Crossett, Parchman,
Scott, Mound Bayou, Metcalfe, Renova, Boyle, Benoit and Portland.

Additional rainfall amounts of one inch are possible in the warned
area.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.


Lat... Lon 3319 9214 3340 9175 3339 9146 3356 9145
      3352 9125 3356 9124 3360 9113 3367 9123
      3371 9116 3366 9109 3368 9103 3372 9114
      3399 9063 3399 9045 3381 9045 3381 9032
      3323 9119 3301 9162 3303 9211


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1007 am CST Thu Feb 21 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Ouachita River at Felsenthal lock and dam.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 9:30 am Thursday the stage was 74.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 70.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 76.0 feet by
Monday morning. Additional rises remain possible thereafter.
* Impact... at 75.0 feet... flooding in the Felsenthal National Wildlife
Refuge will continue for at least another ten days.


Lat... Lon 3311 9223 3322 9212 3315 9210 3300 9206 3300 9210 3310 9215


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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:27 AM CST Feb. 22, 2019 – National Weather Service

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

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of southeast Arkansas, northeast Louisiana and
Mississippi, including the following areas in southeast
Arkansas, Ashley and Chicot. In northeast Louisiana, East
Carroll, Morehouse, Richland and West Carroll. In Mississippi,
Attala, Bolivar, Carroll, Choctaw, Clay, Grenada, Holmes,
Humphreys, Issaquena, Leflore, Lowndes, Montgomery, Noxubee,
Oktibbeha, Sharkey, Sunflower, Washington, Webster, Winston
and Yazoo.

* Through Saturday evening

* additional rainfall amounts of one to three inches are expected,
with locally higher amounts of up to 5 inches possible through
the arklamiss Delta. This is on top of already saturated ground.

* The flooding of roads, low lying areas, and areas with poor
drainage is expected. Water levels on areas rivers and streams
will be rising as well. If encountering flooded roads,
remember to turn around, don't drown and be especially
cautious at night.

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: 3:27 AM CST Feb. 22, 2019 – National Weather Service

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

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of southeast Arkansas, northeast Louisiana and
Mississippi, including the following areas in southeast
Arkansas, Ashley and Chicot. In northeast Louisiana, East
Carroll, Morehouse, Richland and West Carroll. In Mississippi,
Attala, Bolivar, Carroll, Choctaw, Clay, Grenada, Holmes,
Humphreys, Issaquena, Leflore, Lowndes, Montgomery, Noxubee,
Oktibbeha, Sharkey, Sunflower, Washington, Webster, Winston
and Yazoo.

* Through Saturday evening

* additional rainfall amounts of one to three inches are expected,
with locally higher amounts of up to 5 inches possible through
the arklamiss Delta. This is on top of already saturated ground.

* The flooding of roads, low lying areas, and areas with poor
drainage is expected. Water levels on areas rivers and streams
will be rising as well. If encountering flooded roads,
remember to turn around, don't drown and be especially
cautious at night.

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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