Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Shreveport, LA

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
408 PM CDT THU APR 28 2016

...HEAVY RAINFALL IS EXPECTED ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE INTERSTATE 30
CORRIDOR FRIDAY AND SATURDAY...

ARZ050-051-059>061-070-OKZ077-TXZ096-097-290515-
/O.NEW.KSHV.FF.A.0005.160429T1500Z-160430T1500Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
SEVIER-HOWARD-LITTLE RIVER-HEMPSTEAD-NEVADA-MILLER-MCCURTAIN-
RED RIVER-BOWIE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DE QUEEN...NASHVILLE...
MINERAL SPRINGS...DIERKS...ASHDOWN...HOPE...PRESCOTT...
TEXARKANA...IDABEL...BROKEN BOW...CLARKSVILLE...BOGATA
408 PM CDT THU APR 28 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH
SATURDAY MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SHREVEPORT HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS...
  SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND NORTHEAST TEXAS...INCLUDING THE
  FOLLOWING AREAS...IN SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS...HEMPSTEAD...HOWARD...
   LITTLE RIVER...MILLER...NEVADA AND SEVIER. IN SOUTHEAST
  OKLAHOMA...MCCURTAIN. IN NORTHEAST TEXAS...BOWIE AND RED
  RIVER.

* FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING

* HEAVY RAINFALL WILL SET UP ALONG A STALLED FRONT EARLY FRIDAY
  MORNING...AS VERY EFFICIENT RAINFALL PRODUCING THUNDERSTORMS
  DEVELOP AND MOVE OVER THE SAME AREAS REPEATEDLY. WIDESPREAD
  RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF THREE TO FIVE INCHES ARE EXPECTED ACROSS THE
  WATCH AREA...WITH ISOLATED HIGHER AMOUNTS IN EXCESS OF SIX
  INCHES POSSIBLE.

* IN ADDITION TO THE FLASH FLOODING THREAT...THIS HEAVY RAINFALL
  WILL CAUSE SIGNIFICANT RISES ON AREA RIVERS AND LAKES.

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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