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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
528 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
BOONE-JOHNSON-LOGAN-MONTGOMERY-NEWTON-POLK-POPE-SCOTT-YELL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BOONEVILLE...CLARKSVILLE...DANVILLE...
DARDANELLE...DEER...GRAVELLY...HARRISON...HECTOR...JASPER...
LEAD HILL...MENA...MOUNT IDA...MOUNT MAGAZINE...NORMAN...OLA...
OMAHA...OZONE...PARIS...PELSOR...PINE RIDGE...RUSSELLVILLE...
WALDRON...WESTERN GROVE...WICKES...Y CITY
528 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

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

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS...NORTH CENTRAL ARKANSAS AND
  WESTERN ARKANSAS...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN CENTRAL
  ARKANSAS...POPE AND YELL. IN NORTH CENTRAL ARKANSAS...BOONE
  AND NEWTON. IN WESTERN ARKANSAS...JOHNSON...LOGAN...
  MONTGOMERY...POLK AND SCOTT.

* FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY MORNING

* WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL MOVE INTO THE STATE
  FROM THE WEST ON SUNDAY AFTERNOON. THESE STORMS WILL PRODUCE
  RAINFALL AMOUNTS IN EXCESS OF 2 TO 3 INCHES...WITH LOCALLY
  HIGHER AMOUNTS...IN WESTERN ARKANSAS FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON
  THROUGH MONDAY MORNING.

* THE SOIL ACROSS MUCH OF ARKANSAS REMAINS SATURATED FROM THE
  HEAVY RAINFALL THAT OCCURRED 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.

&&

$$

65

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
528 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

ARZ052-240000-
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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
PIKE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GLENWOOD...MURFREESBORO
528 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

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

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LITTLE ROCK HAS EXPANDED THE

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH TO INCLUDE A PORTION OF SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS...
   INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREA...PIKE.

* FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY MORNING

* WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL MOVE INTO THE STATE
  FROM THE WEST ON SUNDAY AFTERNOON. THESE STORMS WILL PRODUCE
  RAINFALL AMOUNTS IN EXCESS OF 2 TO 3 INCHES...WITH LOCALLY
  HIGHER AMOUNTS...IN WESTERN ARKANSAS FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON
  THROUGH MONDAY MORNING.

* THE SOIL ACROSS MUCH OF ARKANSAS REMAINS SATURATED FROM THE
  HEAVY RAINFALL THAT OCCURRED 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.

&&

$$

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
636 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015


TXZ091>095-100>107-115>123-129>135-141>148-156>162-174-175-232000-
/O.CON.KFWD.FF.A.0010.150523T1800Z-150525T0500Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
MONTAGUE-COOKE-GRAYSON-FANNIN-LAMAR-YOUNG-JACK-WISE-DENTON-COLLIN-
HUNT-DELTA-HOPKINS-STEPHENS-PALO PINTO-PARKER-TARRANT-DALLAS-
ROCKWALL-KAUFMAN-VAN ZANDT-RAINS-EASTLAND-ERATH-HOOD-SOMERVELL-
JOHNSON-ELLIS-HENDERSON-COMANCHE-MILLS-HAMILTON-BOSQUE-HILL-
NAVARRO-FREESTONE-ANDERSON-LAMPASAS-CORYELL-BELL-MCLENNAN-FALLS-
LIMESTONE-LEON-MILAM-ROBERTSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BOWIE...NOCONA...GAINESVILLE...
SHERMAN...DENISON...BONHAM...PARIS...GRAHAM...OLNEY...JACKSBORO...
DECATUR...BRIDGEPORT...DENTON...LEWISVILLE...FLOWER MOUND...
THE COLONY...PLANO...GREENVILLE...COMMERCE...COOPER...
SULPHUR SPRINGS...BRECKENRIDGE...MINERAL WELLS...WEATHERFORD...
BRIAR...FORT WORTH...ARLINGTON...DALLAS...ROCKWALL...TERRELL...
KAUFMAN...FORNEY...WILLS POINT...CANTON...GRAND SALINE...VAN...
EDGEWOOD...EMORY...POINT...EAST TAWAKONI...CISCO...EASTLAND...
RANGER...GORMAN...STEPHENVILLE...DUBLIN...GRANBURY...
OAK TRAIL SHORES...GLEN ROSE...CLEBURNE...BURLESON...WAXAHACHIE...
ENNIS...MIDLOTHIAN...GLENN HEIGHTS...ATHENS...GUN BARREL CITY...
COMANCHE...DE LEON...GOLDTHWAITE...HAMILTON...HICO...CLIFTON...
MERIDIAN...VALLEY MILLS...HILLSBORO...CORSICANA...TEAGUE...
FAIRFIELD...PALESTINE...LAMPASAS...COPPERAS COVE...GATESVILLE...
KILLEEN...TEMPLE...FORT HOOD...WACO...MARLIN...MEXIA...
GROESBECK...BUFFALO...CENTERVILLE...JEWETT...OAKWOOD...CAMERON...
ROCKDALE...HEARNE...FRANKLIN...CALVERT
636 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

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

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS...NORTHEAST TEXAS AND SOUTH
  CENTRAL TEXAS...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN NORTH CENTRAL
  TEXAS...BELL...BOSQUE...COLLIN...COMANCHE...COOKE...
  CORYELL...DALLAS...DENTON...EASTLAND...ELLIS...ERATH...FALLS...
  FANNIN...FREESTONE...GRAYSON...HAMILTON...HILL...HOOD...
  HUNT... JACK...JOHNSON...KAUFMAN...LAMPASAS...LIMESTONE...
  MCLENNAN... MILLS...MONTAGUE...NAVARRO...PALO PINTO...PARKER...
  ROCKWALL... SOMERVELL...STEPHENS...TARRANT...WISE AND YOUNG. IN
  NORTHEAST TEXAS...ANDERSON...DELTA...HENDERSON...HOPKINS...
  LAMAR... LEON...RAINS AND VAN ZANDT. IN SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS...
  MILAM AND ROBERTSON.

* FROM 1 PM CDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING

* WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO OCCUR
  ACROSS NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS THIS WEEKEND. THE HEAVY RAIN WILL
  DEVELOP AND AFFECT THE WESTERN PORTIONS OF THE AREA THIS
  AFTERNOON...WITH THE ACTIVITY GRADUALLY SPREADING EASTWARD
  TONIGHT AND INTO SUNDAY. THE SOIL IS ALREADY SATURATED...SO ANY
  ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLASH FLOODING.

* WIDESPREAD RAINFALL OF 1 TO 3 INCHES ARE EXPECTED ACROSS ALL
  OF NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS. HIGHER AMOUNTS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES ARE
  EXPECTED IN THE AREAS MAINLY NORTH AND WEST OF THE DFW
  METROPLEX WHERE LOCALIZED AMOUNTS OF UP TO 6 INCHES ARE
  POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS ARE FAVORABLE FOR HEAVY
RAIN WHICH MAY LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING. YOU SHOULD MONITOR THE
LATEST FORECASTS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AND BE
PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED FOR
YOUR AREA.

&&

$$

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
449 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

...A FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM CDT SUNDAY TO 7 AM
CDT MONDAY FOR SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA...ALL OF EAST TEXAS...MUCH OF
SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS AND NORTHWEST LOUISIANA...

.A STRONG UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL EJECT NORTHEAST ACROSS THE
FOUR STATE REGION SUNDAY...AHEAD OF AN UPPER LEVEL STORM SYSTEM
OVER THE NORTHERN ROCKIES AND CENTRAL PLAINS. COPIOUS AMOUNTS OF
LOW LEVEL MOISTURE WILL RETURN NORTH AHEAD OF THIS DISTURBANCE
THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT...WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
EXPECTED TO INCREASE SUNDAY MORNING OVER EAST TEXAS AND SOUTHEAST
OKLAHOMA...AND SPREAD EAST NORTHEAST INTO SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS AND
NORTH LOUISIANA SUNDAY AFTERNOON. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL IS
POSSIBLE...FALLING OVER ALREADY SATURATED GROUNDS FROM HEAVY
RAINFALL THAT HAS FALLEN IN THE LAST WEEK. THUS...FLASH FLOODING
IS POSSIBLE OVER THE WATCH AREA SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY MORNING.

ARZ050-051-059>061-070>072-LAZ001>004-010>012-017-018-OKZ077-
TXZ096-097-108>112-124>126-136>138-149>153-165>167-232130-
/O.NEW.KSHV.FF.A.0010.150524T0900Z-150525T1200Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
SEVIER-HOWARD-LITTLE RIVER-HEMPSTEAD-NEVADA-MILLER-LAFAYETTE-
COLUMBIA-CADDO-BOSSIER-WEBSTER-CLAIBORNE-DE SOTO-RED RIVER-
BIENVILLE-SABINE-NATCHITOCHES-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...
SHREVEPORT...BOSSIER CITY...MINDEN...SPRINGHILL...HOMER...
HAYNESVILLE...MANSFIELD...STONEWALL...LOGANSPORT...COUSHATTA...
MARTIN...ARCADIA...RINGGOLD...GIBSLAND...MANY...ZWOLLE...
PLEASANT HILL...NATCHITOCHES...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
449 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SHREVEPORT HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS...
  NORTHWEST LOUISIANA...SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND TEXAS...INCLUDING
  THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS...COLUMBIA...
  HEMPSTEAD...HOWARD...LAFAYETTE...LITTLE RIVER...MILLER...
  NEVADA AND SEVIER. IN NORTHWEST LOUISIANA...BIENVILLE...
  BOSSIER...CADDO...CLAIBORNE...DE SOTO...NATCHITOCHES...RED
  RIVER...SABINE AND WEBSTER. 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.

* FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING

* SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL INCREASE SUNDAY MORNING OVER EAST
  TEXAS AND SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA...AND SPREAD EAST NORTHEAST ACROSS
  SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS AND NORTH LOUISIANA SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND
  NIGHT. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL IS POSSIBLE FROM THE STRONGER
  STORMS...FALLING OVER ALREADY SATURATED GROUNDS FROM HEAVY
  RAINFALL THAT HAS FALLEN IN THE LAST WEEK. RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF
  ONE TO THREE INCHES...WITH ISOLATED HIGHER AMOUNTS...ARE
  EXPECTED...WITH THIS HEAVY RAINFALL RESULTING IN INCREASED
  RUNOFF AND THE POTENTIAL FOR FLASH FLOODING.

* LOW LYING AND POOR DRAINAGE AREAS...ESPECIALLY IN THE VICINITY
  OF RAPIDLY RISING CREEKS...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.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

&&

$$

15

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
428 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-232130-
/O.CON.KTSA.FF.A.0006.150524T1800Z-150525T1200Z/
/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
428 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

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

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* 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 PERIOD. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
  TODAY WILL BECOME MORE NUMEROUS OVER THE WEEKEND. HEAVY...
  POSSIBLY FLOODING RAIN...IS EXPECTED SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT.

* RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1.5 TO 3 INCHES WILL BE COMMON THROUGH
  MONDAY MORNING...WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS APPROACHING 5
  INCHES POSSIBLE. THE HEAVIEST RAINFALL ACROSS WEST CENTRAL AND
  NORTHWEST ARKANSAS IS EXPECTED SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...WHICH
  MAY LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING GIVEN THE SATURATED SOILS.

  ANYONE WHO HAS OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES OR TRAVEL PLANNED THIS
  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.

IF YOU LIVE NEAR...OR TRAVEL ACROSS A STREAM...CREEK OR RIVER
SUBJECT TO FLOODING...NOW IS THE TIME TO PREPARE FOR DANGEROUS
FLOODING.
&&

$$

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
428 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

OKZ049-053>076-232130-
/O.CON.KTSA.FF.A.0006.000000T0000Z-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
428 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT 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.

* THROUGH MONDAY MORNING

* SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY TODAY WILL TRANSITION
  TO WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BY LATE DAY.
  HEAVY RAIN IS EXPECTED TONIGHT AND SUNDAY INTO SUNDAY EVENING.

* RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 3 TO 6 INCHES WILL BE COMMON THIS WEEKEND
  THROUGH MONDAY MORNING OVER EASTERN OKLAHOMA...WITH LOCALLY
  HIGHER AMOUNTS WHICH MAY APPROACH 10 INCHES.

  GREATER THAN 4 INCHES OF RAIN IS FORECAST FOR...OKFUSKEE...OKMULGEE...
  CREEK...TULSA...PAWNEE...OSAGE...WASHINGTON...NOWATA AND ROGERS COUNTIES.
  AT THIS TIME THE HEAVIEST RAIN IS EXPECTED TO FALL OVER WESTERN
  OKFUSKEE...CREEK...PAWNEE AND OSAGE COUNTIES. GIVEN SATURATED SOIL
  CONDITIONS...FLASH FLOODING WILL MOST LIKELY OCCUR IN THE AFOREMENTIONED
  COUNTIES...HOWEVER FLASH FLOODING CAN NOT BE RULED OUT ANYWHERE IN
  EASTERN OKLAHOMA THIS WEEKEND.

* FLOODING MAY BECOME PARTICULARLY DANGEROUS TONIGHT AND SUNDAY.

* ANYONE WHO HAS OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES OR TRAVEL PLANNED THIS HOLIDAY
  WEEKEND SHOULD CLOSELY MONITOR CONDITIONS FOR IMPACT TO RECREATIONAL
  AREAS OR POSSIBLE ROAD CLOSURES.

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.

IF YOU LIVE NEAR...OR TRAVEL ACROSS A STREAM...CREEK OR RIVER
OFTEN SUBJECT TO FLOODING...NOW IS THE TIME TO PREPARE FOR
DANGEROUS FLOODING.

&&

$$

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
350 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

...HEAVY RAINFALL AND THE POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING DEVELOPING THIS
WEEKEND...

.A SLOW MOVING STORM SYSTEM WILL BRING INCREASING RAINFALL FROM
THE WEST AS THE WEEKEND PROGRESSES. THE MOST WIDESPREAD AND
HEAVIEST RAINFALL WILL FALL FROM SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY
NIGHT FROM EASTERN KANSAS INTO WESTERN MISSOURI. RAINFALL MAY
LINGER TO THE SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 44 INTO MEMORIAL DAY. THOSE
WITH RECREATIONAL PLANS ALONG AREA RIVERS THIS HOLIDAY WEEKEND
SHOULD CLOSELY MONITOR RIVER LEVELS.

MOZ088-090-093>095-101>104-231700-
/O.CON.KSGF.FF.A.0003.150524T0000Z-150526T0000Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
JASPER-GREENE-NEWTON-LAWRENCE-CHRISTIAN-MCDONALD-BARRY-STONE-
TANEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...JOPLIN...CARTHAGE...SPRINGFIELD...
NEOSHO...AURORA...MOUNT VERNON...NIXA...OZARK...ANDERSON...
PINEVILLE...MONETT...CASSVILLE...KIMBERLING CITY...GALENA...
BRANSON...FORSYTH
350 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
MONDAY EVENING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* A PORTION OF SOUTHWEST MISSOURI...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING
  AREAS...BARRY...CHRISTIAN...GREENE...JASPER...LAWRENCE...
  MCDONALD...NEWTON...STONE AND TANEY.

* FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH MONDAY EVENING

* MULTIPLE ROUNDS OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT
  SOUTHEASTERN KANSAS AND SOUTHWESTERN MISSOURI THIS WEEKEND.
  MODERATE TO OCCASIONALLY HEAVY RAIN WILL DEVELOP TONIGHT OVER
  SOUTHEAST KANSAS AND FAR WESTERN MISSOURI TONIGHT WITH A SLOW
  EASTWARD SPREAD TOWARD THE HIGHWAY 65 CORRIDOR ON SUNDAY.
  HEAVIEST RAINFALL WILL GENERALLY FALL ALONG AND WEST OF
  INTERSTATE 49 SUNDAY NIGHT. MOST OF THE RAIN WILL HAVE ENDED BY
  MONDAY MORNING TO THE NORTH OF INTERSTATE 44 BY MONDAY MORNING
  WITH SOME LINGERING RAIN POSSIBLE TO THE SOUTH OF THE INTERSTATE
  ON MEMORIAL DAY. TOTAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF ONE AND A HALF TO
  NEAR THREE INCHES ARE EXPECTED BY MEMORIAL DAY.

* THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL MAY RESULT IN FLASH FLOODING OF SMALL
  STREAMS AND LOW WATER CROSSINGS AS WELL AS SIGNIFICANT RISES
  AND FLOODING OF SOME MAIN STEM RIVERS.

RIVER BASINS POTENTIALLY IMPACTED BY HEAVY RAINFALL AND FLOODING
INCLUDE THE ELK...SPRING...AND SOUTHERN JAMES RIVER BASINS.

THOSE WITH OUTDOOR RECREATIONAL PLANS OVER SOUTHEAST KANSAS INTO
WESTERN MISSOURI THIS MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND INCLUDING CAMPING AND
FLOATING ALONG AREA RIVERS AND STREAMS SHOULD BE ALERT FOR RISING
WATER LEVELS.

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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