Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Shreveport, LA

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WGUS84 KSHV 231147

Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Shreveport LA
647 AM CDT WED AUG 23 2017

Little River AR-Hempstead AR-Sevier AR-Howard AR-McCurtain OK-
Bowie TX-Red River TX-
647 AM CDT WED AUG 23 2017

The National Weather Service in Shreveport has issued a

* Flood Advisory for...
  Northwestern Little River County in southwestern Arkansas...
  Northwestern Hempstead County in southwestern Arkansas...
  Southern Sevier County in southwestern Arkansas...
  Southeastern Howard County in southwestern Arkansas...
  Southeastern McCurtain County in southeastern Oklahoma...
  Northwestern Bowie County in northeastern Texas...
  East central Red River County in northeastern Texas...

* Until 945 AM CDT

* At 646 AM CDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
  thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding in the advisory area.
  Up to two inches of rain have already fallen.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Nashville, Foreman, Lockesburg, Winthrop, Ben Lomond, Arkinda, Oak
  Grove, Haworth, Bokhoma, Silver Ridge, Moon, Goodlake, Harris,
  Central, English, Tom, America, Bryarly and Bellview.

Additional rainfall of one to two inches is expected over the area.
This additional rain will result in minor flooding.


Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying


LAT...LON 3374 9497 3401 9409 3395 9407 3400 9382
      3394 9380 3356 9489



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