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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
914 PM CDT MON JUL 6 2015

ARZ003>007-012>016-021>025-030>034-037>047-052>057-062>069-071000-
ARKANSAS-BAXTER-BOONE-BRADLEY-CALHOUN-CLARK-CLEBURNE-CLEVELAND-
CONWAY-DALLAS-DESHA-DREW-FAULKNER-FULTON-GARLAND-GRANT-HOT SPRING-
INDEPENDENCE-IZARD-JACKSON-JEFFERSON-JOHNSON-LINCOLN-LOGAN-LONOKE-
MARION-MONROE-MONTGOMERY-NEWTON-OUACHITA-PERRY-PIKE-POLK-POPE-
PRAIRIE-PULASKI-SALINE-SCOTT-SEARCY-SHARP-STONE-VAN BUREN-WHITE-
WOODRUFF-YELL-
914 PM CDT MON JUL 6 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR A LARGE PART OF ARKANSAS.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE TONIGHT OVER
NORTHERN ARKANSAS. AN ISOLATED STRONG STORM MAY BE SEEN...BUT THE
OVERALL SEVERE POTENTIAL IS EXPECTED TO REMAIN LOW. LOCALLY HEAVY
RAIN WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH ANY STORM.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

THE NORTHWEST FLOW ALOFT WILL PERSIST OVER THE REGION THROUGH
WEDNESDAY...WHICH WILL KEEP CHANCES OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
FORECAST. A FRONTAL BOUNDARY WILL SAG CLOSE TO NORTHERN ARKANSAS
ON TUESDAY TO WEDNESDAY...AND BE THE FOCUS FOR CONVECTION OVER
NORTHERN ARKANSAS. AN ISOLATED STRONG TO SEVERE STORM WILL BE
POSSIBLE...WITH THE MAIN THREATS STRONG WINDS...HAIL AND HEAVY
RAIN. THE HEAVY RAIN COULD LEAD TO LOCALIZED FLOODING. THROUGH THE
END OF THE WEEK AND OVER THE WEEKEND...UPPER LEVEL HIGH PRESSURE
IS FORECAST TO BUILD IN FROM THE SOUTHEAST UNITED STATES...AND RAIN
CHANCES WILL GRADUALLY DECREASE ACROSS ARKANSAS...AS TEMPERATURES
WARM.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED AT THIS TIME DUE TO THE
ISOLATED NATURE OF STORMS.

&&

VISIT NWS LITTLE ROCK ON THE WEB. GO TO HTTP://WEATHER.GOV AND
CLICK ON CENTRAL ARKANSAS.

$$

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Flash Flood Watch

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
234 AM CDT TUE JUL 7 2015

...HEAVY RAINFALL WILL BE POSSIBLE THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...


ARZ003>005-012-013-072130-
/O.NEW.KLZK.FF.A.0008.150707T1800Z-150709T0000Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
BAXTER-BOONE-MARION-NEWTON-SEARCY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BULL SHOALS...DEER...FLIPPIN...
GASSVILLE...HARRISON...JASPER...LEAD HILL...LESLIE...MARSHALL...
MOUNTAIN HOME...NORFORK...OMAHA...SUMMIT...WESTERN GROVE...
YELLVILLE
234 AM CDT TUE JUL 7 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM CDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LITTLE ROCK HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR A PORTION OF NORTH CENTRAL ARKANSAS...
  INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...BAXTER...BOONE...MARION...
  NEWTON AND SEARCY.

* FROM 1 PM CDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING

* A COLD FRONT WILL STALL JUST NORTH OF THE STATE THIS
  EVENING...WITH SEVERAL ROUNDS OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
  POSSIBLE THROUGH MUCH OF WEDNESDAY. AS A RESULT...HEAVY
  RAINFALL AND THE THREAT FOR FLASH FLOODING WILL INCREASE.

* RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 3 INCHES ARE EXPECTED...WITH THE
  HIGHEST AMOUNTS EXPECTED ACROSS THE FAR NORTHWEST SECTIONS OF
  THE AREA. LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS WILL BE POSSIBLE. SOME OF THESE
  SAME AREAS HAVE DEALT WITH FLASH FLOODING IN RECENT DAYS...AND
  GIVEN THE TERRAIN IN THIS REGION OF THE STATE...THE POTENTIAL
  FOR FLASH FLOODING WILL INCREASE.

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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