Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Shreveport, LA

Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
802
WGUS64 KSHV 211025
FFASHV

URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Flood Watch
National Weather Service Shreveport LA
425 AM CST Wed Feb 21 2018

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

LAZ005-006-010>012-TXZ152-153-165>167-211900-
/O.EXA.KSHV.FF.A.0001.000000T0000Z-180222T1200Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Lincoln-Union-De Soto-Red River-Bienville-Nacogdoches-Shelby-
Angelina-San Augustine-Sabine-
Including the cities of Ruston, Farmerville, Bernice, Mansfield,
Stonewall, Logansport, Coushatta, Martin, Arcadia, Ringgold,
Gibsland, Nacogdoches, Center, Lufkin, San Augustine, Hemphill,
and Pineland
425 AM CST Wed Feb 21 2018

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

The National Weather Service in Shreveport has expanded the

* Flash Flood Watch to include portions of Louisiana and east
  Texas, including the following areas, in Louisiana, Bienville,
  De Soto, Lincoln, Red River, and Union. In east Texas,
  Angelina, Nacogdoches, Sabine, San Augustine, and Shelby.

* Through late tonight.

* 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 3-5 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.

&&

$$

ARZ050-051-059>061-070>073-LAZ001>004-OKZ077-TXZ096-097-108>112-
124>126-136>138-149>151-211900-
/O.CON.KSHV.FF.A.0001.000000T0000Z-180222T1200Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Sevier-Howard-Little River-Hempstead-Nevada-Miller-Lafayette-
Columbia-Union-Caddo-Bossier-Webster-Claiborne-McCurtain-
Red River-Bowie-Franklin-Titus-Camp-Morris-Cass-Wood-Upshur-
Marion-Smith-Gregg-Harrison-Cherokee-Rusk-Panola-
Including the cities of De Queen, Nashville, Mineral Springs,
Dierks, Ashdown, Hope, Prescott, Texarkana, Stamps, Lewisville,
Bradley, Magnolia, El Dorado, Shreveport, Bossier City, Minden,
Springhill, Homer, Haynesville, 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, Henderson, and Carthage
425 AM CST Wed Feb 21 2018

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

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

* Through late tonight.

* 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.

&&

$$

29



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.