Flash Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Memphis, TN

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FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEMPHIS TN
706 AM CDT FRI AUG 19 2016

ARC031-055-075-121-191445-
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CRAIGHEAD AR-LAWRENCE AR-RANDOLPH AR-GREENE AR-
706 AM CDT FRI AUG 19 2016

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 945 AM CDT FOR
NORTHWESTERN CRAIGHEAD...LAWRENCE...SOUTHEASTERN RANDOLPH AND
SOUTHWESTERN GREENE COUNTIES...

AT 703 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR ESTIMATES 2 TO 5 INCHES OF RAIN HAS
OCCURRED OVER THE PAST 6 HOURS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL
PRODUCE UP TO AN ADDITIONAL 1 INCH OF RAIN OVER THE NEXT 3 HOURS.
LAW ENFORCEMENT HAS REPORTED FLOODING IN HOXIE AND WALNUT RIDGE.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
POCAHONTAS...WALNUT RIDGE...HOXIE...BONO...BLACK ROCK...
LAKE CHARLES STATE PARK...LAKE FRIERSON STATE PARK...
CROWLEYS RIDGE STATE PARK...IMBODEN...COLLEGE CITY...PORTIA...
STRAWBERRY...LYNN...O`KEAN...ALICIA...EGYPT...MINTURN...ANNIEVILLE...
FONTAINE AND WALCOTT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

A FLASH FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR OCCURRING.
IF YOU ARE IN THE WARNED AREA MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND IMMEDIATELY.
RESIDENTS LIVING ALONG STREAMS AND CREEKS SHOULD TAKE IMMEDIATE
PRECAUTIONS TO PROTECT LIFE AND PROPERTY.

&&

LAT...LON 3607 9135 3624 9120 3624 9083 3595 9053
      3581 9103 3589 9103 3589 9136

$$



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