Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Shreveport, LA

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Flood Watch
National Weather Service Shreveport LA
404 PM CST Mon Feb 19 2018

...Heavy rainfall with the potential for flash flooding is
expected Tuesday evening through early Thursday morning...

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McCurtain-Red River-Bowie-Franklin-Titus-Camp-Morris-Cass-Wood-
Upshur-Marion-Smith-Gregg-Harrison-Cherokee-Rusk-
Including the cities of De Queen, Nashville, Mineral Springs,
Dierks, Ashdown, Hope, Prescott, Texarkana, Stamps, Lewisville,
Bradley, Idabel, Broken Bow, Clarksville, Bogata, Mount Vernon,
Mount Pleasant, Pittsburg, Daingerfield, Lone Star, Naples,
Omaha, Atlanta, Linden, Hughes Springs, Queen City, Mineola,
Winnsboro, Quitman, Hawkins, Gilmer, Big Sandy, Jefferson, Tyler,
Longview, Marshall, Jacksonville, Rusk, and Henderson
404 PM CST Mon Feb 19 2018

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY EVENING THROUGH EARLY
THURSDAY MORNING...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* Portions of southwest Arkansas, southeast Oklahoma, and
  northeast Texas, including the following areas, in southwest
  Arkansas, Hempstead, Howard, Lafayette, Little River, Miller,
  Nevada, and Sevier. In southeast Oklahoma, McCurtain. In
  northeast Texas, Bowie, Camp, Cass, Cherokee, Franklin, Gregg,
  Harrison, Marion, Morris, Red River, Rusk, Smith, Titus,
  Upshur, and Wood.

* From Tuesday evening through late Wednesday night

* Periods of excessive heavy rainfall associated with a very slow
  moving frontal boundary may result in areas of flash flooding as
  training of showers and thunderstorms will likely occur over the
  watch area where 3-6 inches of rainfall are expected.

* Flash flooding of roads, low lying, and poor drainage areas will
  be possible. If you encounter flash flooding while driving your
  vehicle, remember to turn around, don`t drown.

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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