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NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
219 PM CDT FRI MAY 29 2015

ARZ003>007-012>015-021>023-030-031-037>043-052>054-301200-
/O.CON.KLZK.FF.A.0006.000000T0000Z-150531T0000Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
BAXTER-BOONE-CLARK-CONWAY-FULTON-GARLAND-HOT SPRING-IZARD-JOHNSON-
LOGAN-MARION-MONTGOMERY-NEWTON-PERRY-PIKE-POLK-POPE-SALINE-SCOTT-
SEARCY-SHARP-STONE-VAN BUREN-YELL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AMITY...ARKADELPHIA...ASH FLAT...
AVILLA...BAUXITE...BEE BRANCH...BENTON...BISMARCK...BONNERDALE...
BOONEVILLE...BRYANT...BULL SHOALS...CALICO ROCK...CAVE CITY...
CENTER RIDGE...CLARKSVILLE...CLINTON...DANVILLE...DARDANELLE...
DEER...DONALDSON...FAIRFIELD BAY...FLIPPIN...FOURCHE JUNCTION...
GASSVILLE...GLENWOOD...GRAVELLY...GURDON...HARDY...HARRISON...
HASKELL...HECTOR...HORSESHOE BEND...HOT SPRINGS...
HOT SPRINGS VILLAGE...HOUSTON...JASPER...JESSIEVILLE...
LEAD HILL...LESLIE...MALVERN...MAMMOTH SPRING...MARSHALL...
MELBOURNE...MENA...MORRILTON...MOUNT IDA...MOUNT MAGAZINE...
MOUNTAIN HOME...MOUNTAIN VIEW...MURFREESBORO...NORFORK...NORMAN...
OKOLONA...OLA...OMAHA...OXFORD...OZONE...PARIS...PARON...PELSOR...
PERRYVILLE...PINE RIDGE...RUSSELLVILLE...SALEM...SUMMIT...VIOLA...
WALDRON...WESTERN GROVE...WICKES...Y CITY...YELLVILLE
219 PM CDT FRI MAY 29 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS...NORTH CENTRAL ARKANSAS...
  SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS AND WESTERN ARKANSAS...INCLUDING THE
  FOLLOWING AREAS...IN CENTRAL ARKANSAS...CONWAY...GARLAND...
  PERRY...POPE...SALINE AND YELL. IN NORTH CENTRAL ARKANSAS...
  BAXTER...BOONE...FULTON...IZARD...MARION...NEWTON...SEARCY...
  SHARP...STONE AND VAN BUREN. IN SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS...CLARK...
  HOT SPRING AND PIKE. IN WESTERN ARKANSAS...JOHNSON...LOGAN...
  MONTGOMERY...POLK AND SCOTT.

* THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING

* THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT MUCH OF ARKANSAS TONIGHT THROUGH
  SATURDAY...BRINGING ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAINS TO MUCH OF THE STATE.
  RAINFALL AMOUNTS THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING ARE EXPECTED TO RANGE
  BETWEEN 1 AND 1.5 INCHES...WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE.
  WHILE NOT EXCEPTIONALLY HIGH...THESE RAINS WILL FALL ON ALREADY
  SATURATED SOIL...INCREASING THE LIKELIHOOD OF FLASH FLOODING.

* IN ADDITION...AREA RIVERS AND STREAMS ARE ALREADY FLOODING OR
  NEAR BANK FULL. ANY ADDITIONAL RAINFALL WILL NOT BE ABLE TO
  DRAIN INTO WATERWAYS...INCREASING THE THREAT FOR FLASH
  FLOODING. THIS IS OF GREATEST CONCERN IN THE HIGHER TERRAIN
  AREAS...INCLUDING THE OUACHITA AND OZARK MOUNTAIN REGIONS.

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 SPRINGFIELD MO
343 AM CDT FRI MAY 29 2015

MOZ068>070-078>082-089>092-094>098-102>106-292200-
/O.EXB.KSGF.FF.A.0004.000000T0000Z-150531T0000Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
HICKORY-CAMDEN-PULASKI-CEDAR-POLK-DALLAS-LACLEDE-TEXAS-DADE-
GREENE-WEBSTER-WRIGHT-LAWRENCE-CHRISTIAN-DOUGLAS-HOWELL-SHANNON-
BARRY-STONE-TANEY-OZARK-OREGON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HERMITAGE...OSAGE BEACH...CAMDENTON...
FORT LEONARD WOOD...WAYNESVILLE...EL DORADO SPRINGS...STOCKTON...
BOLIVAR...BUFFALO...LEBANON...HOUSTON...CABOOL...GREENFIELD...
SPRINGFIELD...MARSHFIELD...ROGERSVILLE...MOUNTAIN GROVE...
MANSFIELD...AURORA...MOUNT VERNON...NIXA...OZARK...AVA...
WEST PLAINS...WINONA...EMINENCE...MONETT...CASSVILLE...
KIMBERLING CITY...GALENA...BRANSON...FORSYTH...GAINESVILLE...
THEODOSIA...THAYER...ALTON
343 AM CDT FRI MAY 29 2015

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

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPRINGFIELD HAS EXPANDED THE

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH TO INCLUDE PORTIONS OF CENTRAL MISSOURI...
  SOUTH CENTRAL MISSOURI AND SOUTHWEST MISSOURI...INCLUDING THE
  FOLLOWING AREAS...IN CENTRAL MISSOURI...CAMDEN...HICKORY AND
  PULASKI. IN SOUTH CENTRAL MISSOURI...HOWELL...OREGON...
  SHANNON AND TEXAS. IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI...BARRY...CEDAR...
  CHRISTIAN...DADE...DALLAS...DOUGLAS...GREENE...LACLEDE...
  LAWRENCE...OZARK...POLK...STONE...TANEY...WEBSTER AND WRIGHT.

* THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING

* MULTIPLE ROUNDS OF RAIN AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TODAY AND
  TOMORROW. THIS RAIN WILL BE FALLING ON SATURATED OR NEARLY
  SATURATED SOIL...RESULTING IN AN INCREASED RISK FOR FLASH
  FLOODING.

* SMALL STREAMS...CREEKS...AND AREA RIVERS WILL BE ESPECIALLY
  SUSCEPTIBLE TO FLASH FLOODING. THOSE FLOATING OR CAMPING ON OR
  NEAR AREA RIVERS SHOULD BE ALERT FOR RAPID RISES OF 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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