Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Shreveport, LA

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Flood Watch
National Weather Service Shreveport LA
152 PM CST Tue Feb 20 2018

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

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Columbia-Union-Caddo-Bossier-Webster-Claiborne-Panola-
Including the cities of Magnolia, El Dorado, Shreveport,
Bossier City, Minden, Springhill, Homer, Haynesville,
and Carthage
152 PM CST Tue Feb 20 2018

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM CST THIS EVENING THROUGH
EARLY THURSDAY MORNING...

The National Weather Service in Shreveport has expanded the

* Flash Flood Watch to include portions of Arkansas, northwest
  Louisiana, and northeast Texas, including the following areas,
  in Arkansas, Columbia and Union. In northwest Louisiana,
  Bossier, Caddo, Claiborne, and Webster. In northeast Texas,
  Panola.

* From 6 PM this evening through 6 AM Thursday morning

* 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 with a total of 3-6 inches of rainfall expected. Some
  isolated higher amounts are possible.

* 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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Sevier-Howard-Little River-Hempstead-Nevada-Miller-Lafayette-
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
152 PM CST Tue Feb 20 2018

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM CST THIS 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 6 PM this evening through 6 AM Thursday morning

* 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 with a total of 3-6 inches of rainfall expected. Some
  isolated higher amounts are possible.

* 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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