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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
356 PM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

...MORE HEAVY RAINS POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT...

.ANOTHER SIGNIFICANT DISTURBANCE ALOFT IS EXPECTED TO TAP INTO
OUR VERY MOIST AND UNSTABLE AIR MASS TO PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL BY
LATE THIS AFTERNOON ACROSS SOUTHEAST TEXAS AND SOUTHWEST AND
CENTRAL LOUISIANA. AVERAGE RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES WILL
BE LIKELY...WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE. GIVEN ALREADY
SATURATED GROUNDS IN PLACE FROM RECENT RAIN EVENTS...FLOODING IS
POSSIBLE.

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ORANGE-NORTHERN JASPER-NORTHERN NEWTON-SOUTHERN JASPER-
SOUTHERN NEWTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LEESVILLE...NEW LLANO...ALEXANDRIA...
PINEVILLE...MARKSVILLE...BUNKIE...COTTONPORT...SIMMESPORT...
MANSURA...DE RIDDER...OAKDALE...KINDER...VILLE PLATTE...MAMOU...
LAKE CHARLES...SULPHUR...JENNINGS...LAKE ARTHUR...HACKBERRY...
CAMERON...WOODVILLE...COLMESNEIL...LUMBERTON...SILSBEE...
BEAUMONT...PORT ARTHUR...ORANGE...VIDOR...BRIDGE CITY...JASPER...
KIRBYVILLE...NEWTON...BUNA...DEWEYVILLE
356 PM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF LOUISIANA AND TEXAS...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING
  AREAS...IN LOUISIANA...ALLEN...AVOYELLES...BEAUREGARD...
  CALCASIEU...EAST CAMERON...EVANGELINE...JEFFERSON DAVIS...
  RAPIDES...VERNON AND WEST CAMERON. IN TEXAS...HARDIN...
  JEFFERSON...NORTHERN JASPER...NORTHERN NEWTON...ORANGE...
  SOUTHERN JASPER...SOUTHERN NEWTON AND TYLER.

* THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING

* ANOTHER ROUND OF HEAVY RAIN IS EXPECTED TO FALL ON ALREADY
  SATURATED GROUND IN SOUTHEAST TEXAS...AS WELL AS SOUTHWEST AND
  CENTRAL LOUISIANA FROM LATE THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH TONIGHT.
  ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS ARE EXPECTED TO RANGE FROM 1 TO 2
  INCHES WITH ISOLATED HIGHER AMOUNTS.

* AREAS THAT SEE HEAVY RAINFALL WITHIN A SHORT TIME COULD
  RECEIVE FLOOD WATER TO DEPTHS THAT WOULD IMPACT PROPERTY AND
  PEOPLE IN THOSE AREAS. AREA CREEKS...STREAMS AND RIVERS ARE
  ALSO LIKELY TO EXPERIENCE RISES.

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.

&&

$$

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
352 PM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

...A FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH 7 AM CDT TUESDAY
FOR ALL OF EAST AND NORTHEAST TEXAS...EXTREME SOUTHEAST
OKLAHOMA...SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH CENTRAL ARKANSAS...AND NORTHWEST
AND NORTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...

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COLUMBIA-UNION-CADDO-BOSSIER-WEBSTER-CLAIBORNE-LINCOLN-DE SOTO-
RED RIVER-BIENVILLE-JACKSON-OUACHITA-SABINE-NATCHITOCHES-WINN-
GRANT-CALDWELL-LA SALLE-MCCURTAIN-BOWIE-FRANKLIN-TITUS-CAMP-
MORRIS-CASS-WOOD-UPSHUR-MARION-SMITH-GREGG-HARRISON-CHEROKEE-RUSK-
PANOLA-NACOGDOCHES-SHELBY-ANGELINA-SAN AUGUSTINE-
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...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...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...CARTHAGE...NACOGDOCHES...
CENTER...LUFKIN...SAN AUGUSTINE...HEMPHILL...PINELAND
352 PM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH 7 AM CDT TUESDAY
MORNING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF ARKANSAS...LOUISIANA...SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND
  TEXAS...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN ARKANSAS...
  COLUMBIA...HEMPSTEAD...HOWARD...LAFAYETTE...LITTLE RIVER...
  MILLER...NEVADA...SEVIER AND UNION. IN LOUISIANA...BIENVILLE...
   BOSSIER...CADDO...CALDWELL...CLAIBORNE...DE SOTO...GRANT...
  JACKSON...LA SALLE...LINCOLN...NATCHITOCHES...OUACHITA...RED
  RIVER...SABINE...UNION...WEBSTER AND WINN. IN SOUTHEAST
  OKLAHOMA...MCCURTAIN. IN TEXAS...ANGELINA...BOWIE...CAMP...
  CASS...CHEROKEE...FRANKLIN...GREGG...HARRISON...MARION...
  MORRIS...NACOGDOCHES...PANOLA...RED RIVER...RUSK...SABINE...
  SAN AUGUSTINE...SHELBY...SMITH...TITUS...UPSHUR AND WOOD.

* THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING 7 AM CDT

* SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL INCREASE IN COVERAGE AND
  INTENSITY THROUGH TONIGHT OVER MOST OF THE FOUR STATE REGION
  AHEAD OF A STRONG UPPER LEVEL TOUGH OF LOW PRESSURE MOVING
  ACROSS TEXAS AND OKLAHOMA. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL WILL OCCUR
  WITH THE STORMS WITH A DEEP AND RICH SUPPLY OF UNSTABLE AIR
  FRESH OFF THE GULF OF MEXICO. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF ONE
  TO THREE INCHES EXPECTED...WITH ISOLATED HIGHER AMOUNTS TO NEAR
  FIVE INCHES. THE SOILS HAVE BEEN NEAR SATURATION WITH RECENT
  RAINFALL...AND LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL WILL QUICKLY RUNOFF
  RESULTING IN FLASH FLOODING AND FLOODING OF DRAINAGE SYSTEMS.

* LOW LYING AND POOR DRAINAGE AREAS...ESPECIALLY IN THE VICINITY
  OF RAPIDLY RISING CREEKS AND VERY HEAVY RAINFALL...WILL BE MOST
  PRONE TO FLASH FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.
DO NOT CROSS MOVING WATER ON ROADWAYS...BRIDGES...AND AT LOW
WATER CROSSINGS. ROAD SURFACES AND CULVERTS CAN BE WASHED OUT.

TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST
FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES ATTEMPTING TO CROSS IN HIGH WATER.

&&

$$

06

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
246 PM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

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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-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALTHEIMER...AMITY...ARKADELPHIA...
ARKANSAS CITY...ASH FLAT...AUGUSTA...AVILLA...BATESVILLE...
BAUXITE...BEARDEN...BEE BRANCH...BEEBE...BENTON...BISMARCK...
BONNERDALE...BOONEVILLE...BRINKLEY...BRYANT...BULL SHOALS...
CABOT...CALICO ROCK...CAMDEN...CAVE CITY...CENTER RIDGE...
CHIDESTER...CLARENDON...CLARKSVILLE...CLINTON...CONWAY...
COTTON PLANT...DANVILLE...DARDANELLE...DE VALLS BLUFF...DE WITT...
DEER...DES ARC...DONALDSON...DRASCO...DUMAS...EL PASO...ENGLAND...
FAIRFIELD BAY...FLIPPIN...FORDYCE...FOURCHE JUNCTION...
GASSVILLE...GEORGETOWN...GILLETT...GLENWOOD...GOULD...GRADY...
GRAVELLY...GREENBRIER...GREERS FERRY...GURDON...HAMPTON...HARDY...
HARRISON...HASKELL...HAZEN...HEBER SPRINGS...HECTOR...HERMITAGE...
HORSESHOE BEND...HOT SPRINGS...HOT SPRINGS VILLAGE...HOUSTON...
HUMNOKE...HUMPHREY...JACKSONVILLE...JASPER...JESSIEVILLE...
KINGSLAND...LACEY...LEAD HILL...LEOLA...LESLIE...LITTLE ROCK...
LONOKE...MALVERN...MAMMOTH SPRING...MARSHALL...MAUMELLE...
MAYFLOWER...MCCRORY...MCGEHEE...MELBOURNE...MENA...MONTICELLO...
MORO BAY...MORRILTON...MOUNT IDA...MOUNT MAGAZINE...
MOUNTAIN HOME...MOUNTAIN VIEW...MURFREESBORO...NEWPORT...
NORFORK...NORMAN...NORTH LITTLE ROCK...OIL TROUGH...OKOLONA...
OLA...OMAHA...OXFORD...OZONE...PARIS...PARON...PELSOR...
PERRYVILLE...PINE BLUFF...PINE RIDGE...PLEASANT PLAINS...POYEN...
PRATTSVILLE...REDFIELD...RISON...ROHWER...ROSE BUD...
RUSSELLVILLE...SALEM...SEARCY...SHERIDAN...SHERWOOD...STAR CITY...
STEPHENS...STUTTGART...SUMMIT...SWIFTON...THORNTON...TUCKERMAN...
VILONIA...VIOLA...WALDRON...WARREN...WESTERN GROVE...WICKES...
WRIGHTSVILLE...Y CITY...YELLVILLE
246 PM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY
AFTERNOON...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS...EASTERN ARKANSAS...NORTH
  CENTRAL ARKANSAS...SOUTHEAST ARKANSAS...SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS AND
  WESTERN ARKANSAS...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN CENTRAL
  ARKANSAS...CONWAY...FAULKNER...GARLAND...GRANT...LONOKE...
  PERRY...POPE...PRAIRIE...PULASKI...SALINE...WHITE AND YELL. IN
  EASTERN ARKANSAS...JACKSON...MONROE AND WOODRUFF. IN NORTH
  CENTRAL ARKANSAS...BAXTER...BOONE...CLEBURNE...FULTON...
  INDEPENDENCE...IZARD...MARION...NEWTON...SEARCY...SHARP...
  STONE AND VAN BUREN. IN SOUTHEAST ARKANSAS...ARKANSAS...
  BRADLEY...CLEVELAND...DESHA...DREW...JEFFERSON AND LINCOLN. IN
  SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS...CALHOUN...CLARK...DALLAS...HOT SPRING...
  OUACHITA AND PIKE. IN WESTERN ARKANSAS...JOHNSON...LOGAN...
  MONTGOMERY...POLK AND SCOTT.

* THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON

* THERE WILL BE ANOTHER ROUND OF HEAVY RAINFALL TONIGHT INTO
  TUESDAY. RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF ONE TO THREE INCHES ARE LIKELY...
  PARTICULARLY ACROSS THE SOUTHWEST HALF OF ARKANSAS. THE
  MAJORITY OF THE RAINFALL WILL FALL IN A VERY SHORT TIME
  FRAME...WITH RUN OFF LIKELY.

* THE SOIL ACROSS MUCH OF ARKANSAS REMAINS SATURATED FROM THE
  HEAVY RAIN THAT HAS FALLEN DURING THE MONTH OF MAY. MANY RIVERS
  AND STREAMS ARE STILL AT UNSEASONABLY HIGH LEVELS... WITH ANY
  ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAINFALL ONLY INCREASING THE POTENTIAL FOR
  FLASH FLOODING.

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.

$$

57

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEMPHIS TN
243 PM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

...FLASH FLOODING POSSIBLE THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON ACROSS THE
ENTIRE MID SOUTH...

.AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL MOVE THROUGH THE MID SOUTH
TONIGHT INTO TUESDAY. SEVERAL INCHES OF RAINFALL HAS ALREADY
ACCUMULATED ACROSS THE MIDSOUTH. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE
EXPECTED TO REDEVELOP TONIGHT AND MOVE ACROSS THE REGION AHEAD OF
THIS DISTURBANCE. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL IS EXPECTED ACROSS THE
AREA WHICH WILL LIKELY LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING. THE MAIN FOCUS FOR
FLASH FLOODING SHOULD SHIFT INTO WEST TENNESSEE AND NORTH
MISSISSIPPI TOMORROW AFTERNOON.

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DESOTO-TUNICA-COAHOMA-LAKE-OBION-DYER-LAUDERDALE-TIPTON-SHELBY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...POCAHONTAS...PIGGOTT...CORNING...
WALNUT RIDGE...PARAGOULD...JONESBORO...HARRISBURG...BLYTHEVILLE...
WYNNE...WEST MEMPHIS...FORREST CITY...MARIANNA...HELENA...
WEST HELENA...KENNETT...CARUTHERSVILLE...SOUTHAVEN...
OLIVE BRANCH...TUNICA...CLARKSDALE...TIPTONVILLE...UNION CITY...
DYERSBURG...RIPLEY TN...COVINGTON...BARTLETT...GERMANTOWN...
COLLIERVILLE...MEMPHIS...MILLINGTON
243 PM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY
AFTERNOON...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF EAST ARKANSAS...NORTH MISSISSIPPI...SOUTHEAST
  MISSOURI AND WEST TENNESSEE...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
  IN EAST ARKANSAS...CLAY...CRAIGHEAD...CRITTENDEN...CROSS...
  GREENE...LAWRENCE...LEE...MISSISSIPPI...PHILLIPS...POINSETT...
  RANDOLPH AND ST. FRANCIS. IN NORTH MISSISSIPPI...COAHOMA...
  DESOTO AND TUNICA. IN SOUTHEAST MISSOURI...DUNKLIN AND
  PEMISCOT. IN WEST TENNESSEE...DYER...LAKE...LAUDERDALE...
  OBION...SHELBY AND TIPTON.

* THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON

* RAINFALL TOTALS OF 3 TO 5 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HEAVIER AMOUNTS
  POSSIBLE.

* HEAVY RAINFALL MAY LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING. HEAVY RAINS IN
  SHORT PERIODS OF TIME WILL RESULT IN QUICK RISES IN WATER
  LEVELS ALONG AREA CREEKS AND SMALL RIVERS. THIS WILL ALSO
  RESULT IN FLOODED ROADWAYS AND LOW WATER CROSSINGS IN AREAS
  THAT RECEIVE FLASH FLOODING.

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.

&&

$$

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEMPHIS TN
243 PM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

...FLASH FLOODING POSSIBLE THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON ACROSS THE
ENTIRE MID SOUTH...

.AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL MOVE THROUGH THE MID SOUTH
TONIGHT INTO TUESDAY. SEVERAL INCHES OF RAINFALL HAS ALREADY
ACCUMULATED ACROSS THE MIDSOUTH. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE
EXPECTED TO REDEVELOP TONIGHT AND MOVE ACROSS THE REGION AHEAD OF
THIS DISTURBANCE. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL IS EXPECTED ACROSS THE
AREA WHICH WILL LIKELY LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING. THE MAIN FOCUS FOR
FLASH FLOODING SHOULD SHIFT INTO WEST TENNESSEE AND NORTH
MISSISSIPPI TOMORROW AFTERNOON.

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FAYETTE-HARDEMAN-MCNAIRY-HARDIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HOLLY SPRINGS...ASHLAND...RIPLEY MS...
CORINTH...IUKA...SENATOBIA...BOONEVILLE...MARKS...BATESVILLE...
OXFORD...NEW ALBANY...PONTOTOC...TUPELO...FULTON...CHARLESTON...
WATER VALLEY...COFFEEVILLE...BRUCE...CALHOUN CITY...HOUSTON...
OKOLONA...AMORY...ABERDEEN...MARTIN...DRESDEN...PARIS...
HUMBOLDT...MILAN...HUNTINGDON...CAMDEN...BROWNSVILLE...ALAMO...
JACKSON...HENDERSON...LEXINGTON...PARSONS...DECATURVILLE...
SOMERVILLE...OAKLAND...BOLIVAR...SELMER...SAVANNAH
243 PM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

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

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS NOW IN EFFECT FOR

* PORTIONS OF NORTH MISSISSIPPI AND WEST TENNESSEE...INCLUDING
  THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN NORTH MISSISSIPPI...ALCORN...BENTON...
   CALHOUN...CHICKASAW...ITAWAMBA...LAFAYETTE...LEE...MARSHALL...
   MONROE...PANOLA...PONTOTOC...PRENTISS...QUITMAN...
  TALLAHATCHIE...TATE...TIPPAH...TISHOMINGO...UNION AND
  YALOBUSHA. IN WEST TENNESSEE...BENTON...CARROLL...CHESTER...
  CROCKETT...DECATUR...FAYETTE...GIBSON...HARDEMAN...HARDIN...
  HAYWOOD...HENDERSON...HENRY...MADISON...MCNAIRY AND WEAKLEY.

* THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING

* RAINFALL TOTALS OF 3 TO 5 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HEAVIER AMOUNTS
  POSSIBLE.

* HEAVY RAINFALL MAY LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING. HEAVY RAINS IN
  SHORT PERIODS OF TIME WILL RESULT IN QUICK RISES IN WATER
  LEVELS ALONG AREA CREEKS AND SMALL RIVERS. THIS WILL ALSO
  RESULT IN FLOODED ROADWAYS AND LOW WATER CROSSINGS IN AREAS
  THAT RECEIVE FLASH FLOODING.

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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