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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
454 AM CDT SAT JUL 4 2015

...A FLASH FLOOD WATCH HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTH
ARKANSAS AND NORTH LOUISIANA UNTIL 1 PM THIS INDEPENDENCE DAY...

.FLOOD WARNINGS IN SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS OVERNIGHT HAVE BEEN
VERIFIED WITH HEAVY RAINFALL WHICH IS CONTINUING THIS MORNING.

ARZ073-LAZ004-006-041800-
/O.NEW.KSHV.FF.A.0015.150704T0954Z-150704T1800Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
UNION-CLAIBORNE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...EL DORADO...HOMER...HAYNESVILLE...
FARMERVILLE...BERNICE
454 AM CDT SAT JUL 4 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM CDT THIS AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SHREVEPORT HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR SOUTH ARKANSAS AND NORTH
  LOUISIANA...INCLUDING UNION COUNTY...UNION PARISH AND CLAIBORNE
  PARISH.

* UNTIL 1 PM CDT THIS AFTERNOON

* HEAVY RAINFALL OF ONE TO THREE INCHES MAY MOVE SOUTHWARD INTO
  THE WATCH AREA THIS MORNING. THUNDERSTORMS ARE TRAINING AND ARE
  SLOW MOVING...WHICH WILL BE EFFICIENT RAIN PRODUCERS AND COULD
  RESULT IN PONDING OF WATER...RAPID RUNOFF AND 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.

&&

$$

24

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON MS
337 AM CDT SAT JUL 4 2015

...TORRENTIAL RAINFALL EXPECTED ALONG AND NORTH OF THE HIGHWAY 82
CORRIDOR TODAY...

ARZ074-075-MSZ018-019-025>039-041645-
/O.NEW.KJAN.FF.A.0005.150704T1000Z-150705T0000Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
ASHLEY-CHICOT-BOLIVAR-SUNFLOWER-LEFLORE-GRENADA-CARROLL-
MONTGOMERY-WEBSTER-CLAY-LOWNDES-CHOCTAW-OKTIBBEHA-WASHINGTON-
HUMPHREYS-HOLMES-ATTALA-WINSTON-NOXUBEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CROSSETT...NORTH CROSSETT...HAMBURG...
WEST CROSSETT...DERMOTT...LAKE VILLAGE...EUDORA...CLEVELAND...
INDIANOLA...RULEVILLE...GREENWOOD...GRENADA...VAIDEN...
NORTH CARROLLTON...CARROLLTON...WINONA...EUPORA...MABEN...
MATHISTON...WEST POINT...COLUMBUS...ACKERMAN...WEIR...
STARKVILLE...GREENVILLE...BELZONI...ISOLA...DURANT...TCHULA...
LEXINGTON...PICKENS...GOODMAN...KOSCIUSKO...LOUISVILLE...MACON...
BROOKSVILLE
337 AM CDT SAT JUL 4 2015

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

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSON HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST ARKANSAS AND
  MISSISSIPPI...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN SOUTHEAST
  ARKANSAS...ASHLEY AND CHICOT. IN MISSISSIPPI...ATTALA...
  BOLIVAR...CARROLL...CHOCTAW...CLAY...GRENADA...HOLMES...
  HUMPHREYS...LEFLORE...LOWNDES...MONTGOMERY...NOXUBEE...
  OKTIBBEHA...SUNFLOWER...WASHINGTON...WEBSTER AND WINSTON.

* THROUGH THIS EVENING

* SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WITH LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL ARE EXPECTED
  TODAY...ESPECIALLY THROUGH MIDDAY. LOCALIZED RAINFALL ACCUMULATIONS
  OF SEVERAL INCHES ARE POSSIBLE IN A SHORT PERIOD OF TIME. SOME OF
  THESE AREAS HAVE ALREADY EXPERIENCED ONE TO THREE INCHES OF RAIN IN
  THE PAST 24 HOURS...RAISING 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.

&&

$$

50

FLOOD WATCH...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEMPHIS TN
226 AM CDT SAT JUL 4 2015

...LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN LIKELY ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE MIDSOUTH
THROUGH LATE AFTERNOON...

.AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL DROP INTO THE MIDSOUTH TODAY.
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL DEVELOP AND LIKELY INCREASE IN
COVERAGE DURING THE HEAT OF THE DAY. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL WILL
BE POSSIBLE...PARTICULARLY OVER NORTH MISSISSIPPI. DUE TO SATURATED
SOILS FROM VERY HEAVY RAINFALL THAT OCCURRED ON FRIDAY...ANY
ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAIN COULD PRODUCE RUNOFF SUFFICIENT TO FLOOD
LOW LYING AREAS.

ARZ036-048-049-058-MSZ001>017-020>024-TNZ088>092-041800-
/O.CON.KMEG.FF.A.0008.000000T0000Z-150705T0000Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
CRITTENDEN-ST. FRANCIS-LEE AR-PHILLIPS-DESOTO-MARSHALL-BENTON MS-
TIPPAH-ALCORN-TISHOMINGO-TUNICA-TATE-PRENTISS-COAHOMA-QUITMAN-
PANOLA-LAFAYETTE-UNION-PONTOTOC-LEE MS-ITAWAMBA-TALLAHATCHIE-
YALOBUSHA-CALHOUN-CHICKASAW-MONROE-SHELBY-FAYETTE-HARDEMAN-
MCNAIRY-HARDIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEST MEMPHIS...FORREST CITY...
MARIANNA...HELENA...WEST HELENA...SOUTHAVEN...OLIVE BRANCH...
HOLLY SPRINGS...ASHLAND...RIPLEY MS...CORINTH...IUKA...TUNICA...
SENATOBIA...BOONEVILLE...CLARKSDALE...MARKS...BATESVILLE...
OXFORD...NEW ALBANY...PONTOTOC...TUPELO...FULTON...CHARLESTON...
WATER VALLEY...COFFEEVILLE...BRUCE...CALHOUN CITY...HOUSTON...
OKOLONA...AMORY...ABERDEEN...BARTLETT...GERMANTOWN...
COLLIERVILLE...MEMPHIS...MILLINGTON...SOMERVILLE...OAKLAND...
BOLIVAR...SELMER...SAVANNAH
226 AM CDT SAT JUL 4 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH 7 PM CDT TODAY...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF EAST ARKANSAS...NORTH MISSISSIPPI AND WEST
  TENNESSEE...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN EAST ARKANSAS...
   CRITTENDEN...LEE...PHILLIPS AND ST. FRANCIS. IN NORTH
  MISSISSIPPI...ALCORN...BENTON...CALHOUN...CHICKASAW...
  COAHOMA...DESOTO...ITAWAMBA...LAFAYETTE...LEE...MARSHALL...
  MONROE...PANOLA...PONTOTOC...PRENTISS...QUITMAN...
  TALLAHATCHIE...TATE...TIPPAH...TISHOMINGO...TUNICA...UNION AND
  YALOBUSHA. IN WEST TENNESSEE...FAYETTE...HARDEMAN...HARDIN...
  MCNAIRY AND SHELBY.

* THROUGH 7 PM CDT.

* EXCESSIVE RAINFALL.

* ROADS MAY BECOME WASHED OUT AND IMPASSABLE. IN ADDITION FLOODING
  TO RESIDENTIAL AND BUSINESS AREAS PRONE TO FLOODING IS ALSO
  POSSIBLE.

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.

&&

$$

PWB

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