Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Shreveport, LA

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
425 PM CDT FRI APR 29 2016

...FLASH FLOODING DUE TO HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE ACROSS THE
ENTIRE FOUR STATE REGION...

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LAFAYETTE-COLUMBIA-UNION-CADDO-BOSSIER-WEBSTER-CLAIBORNE-FRANKLIN-
TITUS-CAMP-MORRIS-CASS-WOOD-UPSHUR-MARION-SMITH-GREGG-HARRISON-
CHEROKEE-RUSK-PANOLA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...STAMPS...LEWISVILLE...BRADLEY...
MAGNOLIA...EL DORADO...SHREVEPORT...BOSSIER CITY...MINDEN...
SPRINGHILL...HOMER...HAYNESVILLE...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...CARTHAGE
425 PM CDT FRI APR 29 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING...

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...LAFAYETTE AND UNION. IN
  NORTHWEST LOUISIANA...BOSSIER...CADDO...CLAIBORNE AND WEBSTER.
  IN NORTHEAST TEXAS...CAMP...CASS...CHEROKEE...FRANKLIN...
  GREGG...HARRISON...MARION...MORRIS...PANOLA...RUSK...SMITH...
  TITUS...UPSHUR AND WOOD.

* THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING

* THUNDERSTORMS CONTAINING HEAVY RAINFALL ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE
  TO SPREADING ACROSS THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH AREA TONIGHT.
  ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF TWO TO FOUR INCHES...WITH
  ISOLATED HIGHER AMOUNTS IN EXCESS OF SIX INCHES...WILL BE
  POSSIBLE THROUGH SATURDAY. GIVEN THAT GROUNDS HAVE BECOME
  SATURATED FROM ONGOING RAINFALL...THIS ADDITIONAL HEAVY
  RAINFALL HAS THE POTENTIAL TO ENHANCE RUNOFF AND RESULT IN FLASH
  FLOODING.

* 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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LINCOLN-UNION-DE SOTO-RED RIVER-BIENVILLE-JACKSON-OUACHITA-SABINE-
NATCHITOCHES-WINN-GRANT-CALDWELL-LA SALLE-NACOGDOCHES-SHELBY-
ANGELINA-SAN AUGUSTINE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RUSTON...FARMERVILLE...BERNICE...
MANSFIELD...STONEWALL...LOGANSPORT...COUSHATTA...MARTIN...
ARCADIA...RINGGOLD...GIBSLAND...JONESBORO...MONROE...MANY...
ZWOLLE...PLEASANT HILL...NATCHITOCHES...WINNFIELD...COLFAX...
MONTGOMERY...DRY PRONG...CLARKS...GRAYSON...COLUMBIA...JENA...
MIDWAY...OLLA...NACOGDOCHES...CENTER...LUFKIN...SAN AUGUSTINE...
HEMPHILL...PINELAND
425 PM CDT FRI APR 29 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...

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...CALDWELL...DE SOTO...GRANT...JACKSON...LA SALLE...
  LINCOLN...NATCHITOCHES...OUACHITA...RED RIVER...SABINE...UNION
  AND WINN. IN EAST TEXAS...ANGELINA...NACOGDOCHES...SABINE...
  SAN AUGUSTINE AND SHELBY.

* THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING

* THUNDERSTORMS CONTAINING HEAVY RAINFALL ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE
  EXPANDING ACROSS THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH AREA LATE TONIGHT.
  ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF TWO TO FOUR INCHES...WITH
  ISOLATED HIGHER AMOUNTS IN EXCESS OF SIX INCHES...ARE EXPECTED
  ACROSS THE WATCH AREA THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING. GIVEN THAT GROUNDS
  REMAIN SATURATED FROM RAINS EARLIER IN THE MONTH...THIS
  ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAINFALL HAS THE POTENTIAL TO ENHANCE RUNOFF
  AND RESULT IN FLASH FLOODING.

* 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.

&&

$$

ARZ050-051-059>061-070-OKZ077-TXZ096-097-300530-
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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
425 PM CDT FRI APR 29 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS NOW IN EFFECT 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.

* THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING

* THUNDERSTORMS CONTAINING HEAVY RAINFALL ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE
  TO ACROSS THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH AREA TONIGHT. ADDITIONAL
  RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF TWO TO THREE INCHES...WITH ISOLATED HIGHER
  AMOUNTS IN EXCESS OF FOUR INCHES...WILL BE POSSIBLE THROUGH
  SATURDAY MORNING. GIVEN THAT GROUNDS HAVE BECOME SATURATED FROM
  ONGOING RAINFALL...THIS ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAINFALL WILL ENHANCE
  RUNOFF AND MAY RESULT IN FLASH FLOODING.

* 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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