Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK

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WGUS64 KTSA 212100
FFATSA

URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
400 PM CDT THU MAY 21 2015

...FLOODING PROBLEMS LIKELY TO REDEVELOP FRIDAY THROUGH THE
HOLIDAY WEEKEND...

.SEVERAL ROUNDS OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT EASTERN
OKLAHOMA BEGINNING FRIDAY AND IMPACTING NORTHWEST ARKANSAS
LATER THIS MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND.

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-220500-
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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
BENTON-CARROLL-WASHINGTON AR-MADISON-CRAWFORD-FRANKLIN-SEBASTIAN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROGERS...BENTONVILLE...BERRYVILLE...
EUREKA SPRINGS...FAYETTEVILLE...SPRINGDALE...HUNTSVILLE...
VAN BUREN...OZARK...CHARLESTON...FORT SMITH
400 PM CDT THU MAY 21 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
MONDAY MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TULSA HAS EXPANDED THE

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH TO INCLUDE PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST ARKANSAS
  AND WEST CENTRAL ARKANSAS...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN
  NORTHWEST ARKANSAS...BENTON...CARROLL...CRAWFORD...MADISON AND
  WASHINGTON. IN WEST CENTRAL ARKANSAS...FRANKLIN AND SEBASTIAN.

* FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY MORNING

* SEVERAL ROUNDS OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED
  DURING THE WATCH VALID PERIOD...BEGINNING EARLY FRIDAY MORNING
  AND CONTINUING THROUGH AT LEAST SUNDAY NIGHT.

* RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES WILL BE COMMON THROUGH SUNDAY
  NIGHT...WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS. MOST RAINFALL ACROSS WEST
  CENTRAL AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS IS EXPECTED SUNDAY AND SUNDAY
  NIGHT...WHICH WILL LIKELY LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING GIVEN THE
  SATURATED SOILS. ANYONE WHO HAS OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES OR TRAVEL
  PLANNED OVER THE COMING WEEKEND SHOULD CLOSELY MONITOR
  CONDITIONS FOR POSSIBLE CLOSURES OF ROADS AND RECREATIONAL
  AREAS...AND PLAN ACCORDINGLY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS RAPIDLY RISING WATER OR FLOODING IS
POSSIBLE WITHIN THE WATCH AREA.

IF YOU ARE IN THE WATCH AREA...KEEP INFORMED...AND BE READY FOR
QUICK ACTION IF FLASH FLOODING IS OBSERVED OR IF A WARNING IS
ISSUED.

&&

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OKZ049-053>076-220500-
/O.CON.KTSA.FF.A.0006.150522T1200Z-150525T1200Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
PUSHMATAHA-CHOCTAW-OSAGE-WASHINGTON OK-NOWATA-CRAIG-OTTAWA-PAWNEE-
TULSA-ROGERS-MAYES-DELAWARE-CREEK-OKFUSKEE-OKMULGEE-WAGONER-
CHEROKEE-ADAIR-MUSKOGEE-MCINTOSH-SEQUOYAH-PITTSBURG-HASKELL-
LATIMER-LE FLORE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ANTLERS...CLAYTON...HUGO...PAWHUSKA...
BARTLESVILLE...NOWATA...VINITA...MIAMI...PAWNEE...TULSA...
CLAREMORE...PRYOR...JAY...BRISTOW...OKEMAH...OKMULGEE...WAGONER...
TAHLEQUAH...STILWELL...MUSKOGEE...EUFAULA...SALLISAW...
MCALESTER...STIGLER...WILBURTON...POTEAU
400 PM CDT THU MAY 21 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING
THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF EAST CENTRAL OKLAHOMA...NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND
  SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN EAST
  CENTRAL OKLAHOMA...CHEROKEE...MUSKOGEE...OKFUSKEE AND
  SEQUOYAH. IN NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA...ADAIR...CRAIG...CREEK...
  DELAWARE...MAYES...NOWATA...OKMULGEE...OSAGE...OTTAWA...
  PAWNEE...ROGERS...TULSA...WAGONER AND WASHINGTON. IN SOUTHEAST
  OKLAHOMA...CHOCTAW...HASKELL...LATIMER...LE FLORE...MCINTOSH...
   PITTSBURG AND PUSHMATAHA.

* FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY MORNING

* SEVERAL ROUNDS OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED
  DURING THE WATCH VALID PERIOD...BEGINNING EARLY FRIDAY MORNING
  AND CONTINUING THROUGH AT LEAST SUNDAY NIGHT.

* RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 4 TO 6 INCHES WILL BE COMMON FROM FRIDAY
  THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS. WIDESPREAD
  FLASH FLOODING IS LIKELY TO RESULT GIVEN THE SATURATED SOILS
  THAT CAN NOT HANDLE MUCH MORE RAINFALL. ANYONE WHO HAS OUTDOOR
  ACTIVITIES OR TRAVEL PLANNED OVER THE COMING WEEKEND SHOULD
  CLOSELY MONITOR CONDITIONS FOR POSSIBLE CLOSURES OF ROADS AND
  RECREATIONAL AREAS...AND PLAN ACCORDINGLY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS RAPIDLY RISING WATER OR FLOODING IS
POSSIBLE WITHIN THE WATCH AREA.

IF YOU ARE IN THE WATCH AREA...KEEP INFORMED...AND BE READY FOR
QUICK ACTION IF FLASH FLOODING IS OBSERVED OR IF A WARNING IS
ISSUED.

&&

$$






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