National Weather Service

Watches, Warnings & Advisories
NWS Homepage

2 products issued by NWS for: Hot Springs AR
Share |

Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Little Rock AR
317 AM CST Fri Feb 22 2019

Izard-Independence-Lawrence-Johnson-Pope-Van Buren-Cleburne-
Clark-Hot Spring-Grant-Jefferson-Arkansas-Dallas-Cleveland-
317 AM CST Fri Feb 22 2019

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for a Large Part of Arkansas.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Showers and some thunderstorms will be possible throughout today
and tonight. Some locally heavy rainfall will be possible with
this activity. The threat for seeing severe weather should be low
through this afternoon. By tonight into the overnight
period...some thunderstorms could become strong...with marginally
severe hail possible with the strongest storms.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday Through Thursday

Showers and thunderstorms will become likely during the morning
hours. Some of these thunderstorms will have the capability to
become severe...with damaging winds the primary threat expected.
Tornadoes will also be possible with this activity...with the hail
threat more limited but still a possibility. The best chances for
seeing severe weather will be across the southeast third of the
state during the late morning and early afternoon hours. Expect
the threat for severe weather to decrease by the mid and late
afternoon hours as the activity shifts east of the area.

Some heavy rainfall will also be possible with these
thunderstorms...with an increased flash flood threat expected.
Storm total rainfall amounts through Saturday afternoon will
range from 1 to 3 inches for the southeast third of the
area...with locally higher amounts possible. Ongoing river
flooding will likely continue as a result of this additional
heavy rainfall.

The threat for additional hazardous weather will then become low
by Sunday. However...continuing river flooding will remain a
concern as many rivers along the Black...Lower White and Ouachita
River Basins remain at high levels.

.Spotter Information Statement...

Spotter activation may be needed across the southeast portion of
the area Saturday.


Visit NWS Little Rock on the web. Go to



Flash Flood Watch

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Little Rock AR
327 AM CST Fri Feb 22 2019

Hot Spring-Grant-Jefferson-Arkansas-Dallas-Cleveland-Lincoln-
Including the cities of Augusta, McCrory, Cotton Plant,
Hot Springs, Hot Springs Village, Jessieville, Pearcy, Royal,
Benton, Bryant, Bauxite, Avilla, Haskell, Paron, Little Rock,
North Little Rock, Sherwood, Maumelle, Jacksonville,
Wrightsville, Cabot, Lonoke, England, Humnoke, Des Arc,
Devalls Bluff, Hazen, Ulm, Brinkley, Clarendon, Holly Grove,
Pine city, Roe, Arkadelphia, Gurdon, Amity, Okolona, Malvern,
Bismarck, Donaldson, Bonnerdale, Rockport, Glen Rose, Sheridan,
Prattsville, Poyen, Leola, Pine Bluff, Humphrey, Redfield,
Altheimer, Stuttgart, De Witt, Gillett, Saint Charles, Fordyce,
Princeton, Manning, Sparkman, Kingsland, Rison, Mount Elba, Rye,
Star City, Gould, Grady, Garrett Bridge, Dumas, Mcgehee, Rohwer,
Arkansas City, Camden, Bearden, Chidester, Stephens, Hampton,
Thornton, Tinsman, Harrell, Warren, Hermitage, Moro Bay, Banks,
Vick, Monticello, Lacey, Collins, Montongo, and Wilmar
327 AM CST Fri Feb 22 2019


The Flash Flood Watch continues for

  ARKANSAS, and SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS, including the following
  areas, in CENTRAL ARKANSAS, Garland, Grant, Lonoke, Prairie,
  Pulaski, and Saline. In EASTERN ARKANSAS, Monroe and Woodruff.
  In SOUTHEAST ARKANSAS, Arkansas, Bradley, Cleveland, Desha,
  Drew, Jefferson, and Lincoln. In SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS, Calhoun,
  Clark, Dallas, Hot Spring, and Ouachita.

* Through Saturday afternoon

* Several rounds of showers and thunderstorms are expected
  through Saturday. The rain will be heavy at times. Amounts of
  one to two inches are expected with localized heavier amounts
  exceeding three inches possible.

* With already saturated ground, it will not take much rain to
  cause flash flooding issues.

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.


U.S. Dept. of Commerce
NOAA National Weather Service
1325 East West Highway
Silver Spring, MD 20910
Page last modified: May 16, 2007
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE: for Safety, for Work, for Fun - FOR LIFE