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Flood Watch
National Weather Service Shreveport LA
450 AM CST Thu Feb 22 2018

...Although a lull in widespread moderate to heavy rainfall has
taken place this morning, several counties and parishes are still
reporting water covered roadways. However, moderate to possibly
heavy rainfall will make return this afternoon and into tonight,
resulting in the return of flash flooding...

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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, and Pineland
450 AM CST Thu Feb 22 2018

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect 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 6 AM CST Friday Morning.

* Periods of moderate to heavy rainfall nearest to a retreating
  warm front will make a return across East Texas, Southeast
  Oklahoma, Southwest Arkansas, and Northwest Louisiana.
  Additional rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches, with isolated
  higher amounts will be possible. This rainfall is on top of the
  heavy rainfall which fell yesterday which could bring back the
  return of flash flooding.

* Flash flooding of roads, low lying, and poor drainage areas
  will be possible. If you encounter flash flooding while
  driving your vehicle, remember to turn around, don`t drown.

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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Flood Watch
National Weather Service Northern Indiana
526 AM EST Thu Feb 22 2018

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Berrien-
Including the cities of Niles, Benton Harbor, St. Joseph,
Fair Plain, Benton Heights, Buchanan, and Paw Paw Lake
526 AM EST Thu Feb 22 2018

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR THE SAINT JOSEPH RIVER BELOW THE
BUCHANAN DAM IN BERRIEN COUNTY MICHIGAN REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL
1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* THE SAINT JOSEPH RIVER BELOW THE BUCHANAN DAM IN BERRIEN
  COUNTY MICHIGAN.

* Until 1 PM EST this afternoon

* The Dam Operator reported that the Buchanan Dam was approaching
  capacity last night due to high water flows.

* People below the dam should be alert to the possibility that
  the dam could fail. In the meantime...people below the dam
  should be ready to evacuate immediately. The threatened
  Buchanan Dam is upstream of Buchanan and Berrien Springs.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Dam safety experts...with state and local emergency services...
are monitoring the dam and will issue a public statement as
conditions warrant. Plan now so you will know what to do in an
emergency. Keep informed by listening to local radio and
television for statements and possible warnings. Follow the
advice of public safety officials.

&&


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Flood Watch
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
345 AM CST Thu Feb 22 2018

...Flash Flood Watch in effect Tonight...

.Deep tropical moisture riding over a stalled front...currently
stretching from coastal southeast Texas through west-central
Louisiana to the lower Mississippi Valley...will continue to
produce widespread showers and thunderstorms containing periods
of heavy rains. Although rainfall amounts are expected to be less
this morning than they were on Wednesday, additional rainfall on
already saturated grounds will make flooding possible again today.

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Vernon-Rapides-Beauregard-Allen-Calcasieu-Tyler-Hardin-Jefferson-
Orange-Northern Jasper-Northern Newton-Southern Jasper-
Southern Newton-
Including the cities of Fort Polk, Pickering, Leesville, Slagle,
Alexandria, Pineville, Bundick Lake, De Ridder, Fields, Oretta,
Oakdale, Kinder, Lake Charles, Sulphur, Town Bluff, Fred,
Hillister, Ivanhoe, Spurger, Warren, Woodville, Lumberton,
Silsbee, Beaumont, Sabine Pass, Sea Rim State Park, Orange,
Vidor, Bridge City, Holly Springs, Jasper, Kirbyville,
Magnolia Springs, Mt. Union, Roganville, Burkeville, Farrsville,
Jamestown, Newton, Wiergate, Bleakwood, Call, Gist, Buna,
Evadale, and Deweyville
345 AM CST Thu Feb 22 2018

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for

* Portions of Louisiana and southeast Texas, including the
  following areas, in Louisiana, Allen, Beauregard, Calcasieu,
  Rapides, and Vernon. In southeast Texas, Hardin, Jefferson,
  Northern Jasper, Northern Newton, Orange, Southern Jasper,
  Southern Newton, and Tyler.

* Until noon CST today

* Another 1 to 2 inches of rain on already saturated grounds
  could lead to additional flooding this morning.

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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Flood Watch
National Weather Service Jackson MS
342 AM CST Thu Feb 22 2018

...FLASH FLOODING OVER PORTIONS OF THE ARKLAMISS DELTA REGION
THROUGH THIS MORNING...

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Madison LA-Franklin LA-Catahoula-Tensas-Bolivar-Sunflower-
Washington-Humphreys-Issaquena-Sharkey-
Including the cities of Crossett, North Crossett, Hamburg,
West Crossett, Dermott, Lake Village, Eudora, Bastrop, Oak Grove,
Epps, Lake Providence, Rayville, Delhi, Tallulah, Winnsboro,
Jonesville, Harrisonburg, Newellton, St. Joseph, Waterproof,
Cleveland, Indianola, Ruleville, Greenville, Belzoni, Isola,
Mayersville, Rolling Fork, and Anguilla
342 AM CST Thu Feb 22 2018

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* Portions of southeast Arkansas, northeast Louisiana and
  Mississippi, including the following areas in southeast
  Arkansas, Ashley and Chicot. In northeast Louisiana,
  Catahoula, East Carroll, Franklin LA, Madison LA, Morehouse,
  Richland, Tensas and West Carroll. In Mississippi, Bolivar,
  Humphreys, Issaquena, Sharkey, Sunflower and Washington.

* Until noon CST today

* Multiple rounds of showers and thunderstorms producing heavy
  rainfall could bring 3 to 5 inches of rain, with locally
  higher amounts possible.

* The flooding of roads, low lying areas, and areas with poor
  drainage will be possible. If encountering flooded roads,
  remember to turn around, don`t drown.

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.

&&

$$

DL

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Jackson MS
342 AM CST Thu Feb 22 2018

...FLASH FLOODING OVER PORTIONS OF THE ARKLAMISS DELTA REGION
THROUGH THIS MORNING...

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Leflore-
Including the city of Greenwood
342 AM CST Thu Feb 22 2018

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...

The National Weather Service in Jackson has expanded the

* Flash Flood Watch to include a portion of north central
  Mississippi, including the following area Leflore.

* Until noon CST today

* Multiple rounds of showers and thunderstorms producing heavy
  rainfall could bring 2 to 4 inches of rain, with locally
  higher amounts possible.

* The flooding of roads, low lying areas, and areas with poor
  drainage will be possible. If encountering flooded roads,
  remember to turn around, don`t drown.

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 Honolulu HI
338 PM HST Wed Feb 21 2018

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH...

.Abundant moisture is expected to lift northward and remain over
the Big Island tonight through Friday. This moisture will spread
to the smaller islands Thursday. This moisture combined with cold
temperatures aloft and instability will lead to periods of heavy
showers and thunderstorms.

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Niihau-Kauai Windward-Kauai Leeward-Kauai Mountains-
Oahu South Shore-Waianae Coast-Oahu North Shore-Oahu Koolau-
Olomana-Central Oahu-Waianae Mountains-Molokai Windward-
Molokai Leeward-Lanai Makai-Lanai Mauka-Kahoolawe-
Maui Windward West-Maui Leeward West-Maui Central Valley-
Windward Haleakala-Leeward Haleakala-Haleakala Summit-
338 PM HST Wed Feb 21 2018

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

The National Weather Service in Honolulu has expanded the

* Flash Flood Watch to include Kahoolawe, Kauai, Lanai, Maui,
  Molokai, Niihau and Oahu.

* From Thursday morning through Friday afternoon.

* Abundant moisture will combine with an upper disturbance west of
  the area that will lead to widespread heavy showers and
  thunderstorms.

* Due to increasing instability, heavy showers and thunderstorms
  could develop rapidly and lead to flash flooding in a short
  period of time. Areas that have received rain recently will be
  more susceptible 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.

&&

$$

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Honolulu HI
338 PM HST Wed Feb 21 2018

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH...

.Abundant moisture is expected to lift northward and remain over
the Big Island tonight through Friday. This moisture will spread
to the smaller islands Thursday. This moisture combined with cold
temperatures aloft and instability will lead to periods of heavy
showers and thunderstorms.

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Kona-South Big Island-Big Island North and East-Kohala-
Big Island Interior-
338 PM HST Wed Feb 21 2018

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

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* The Big Island.

* Through Friday afternoon.

* Abundant moisture will combine with an upper disturbance west of
  the area that will lead to widespread heavy showers and
  thunderstorms.

* Due to increasing instability, heavy showers and thunderstorms
  could develop rapidly and lead to flash flooding in a short
  period of time. Areas that have received rain recently will be
  more susceptible 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.

&&

$$

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Pago Pago AS
225 PM SST Wed Feb 21 2018

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Tutuila-Aunuu-Manua-Swains-
225 PM SST Wed Feb 21 2018

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...

The National Weather Service in Pago Pago has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for all islands of American Samoa

* Through Friday night.

* Active surface trough approaching from the northeast will
  produce heavy showers and thunderstorms early Thursday morning.
  Rainfall amounts of 2 to 4 inches are likely over most of the
  area and locally higher amounts are 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.

&&

Nofo vaavaaia mo tafega ma lologa
Ofisa o le Tau Pago Pago AS
225 Aoauli Aso Lulu Fepuari 21 2018

Ua iai nei se

* Nofo vaavaaia mo tafega ma lologa
  Tutuila Aunuu Manua ma Swains

* Seia oo i le po o le Aso Faraile.


* Mafuaaga mo lenei nofo vaavaaia...O uiga louloua o le tau o loo
  i matu i sasa`e o le atunuu o le a oo mai ai timuga mamafa ma
  faititili i le vaveao o le Aso Faraile. E mafai ona oo atu nei
  faaputuga timu i le 2 i le 4 inisi, pe maualuga atu i isi vaega
  o le atunuu.


FAUTUAGA/TAPENAGA...

O le uiga o le nofo vaavaaia mo tafega ma lologa pe afai o le a
oo mai tulaga louloua o le tau e mafai ai ona faatupulaia ni
sologa mai mauga poo eleele...pe mafua ai fo`i tafega ma lologa.
E tatau on tapena ma faalogologo i le letio mo tala o le tau ae
maise pe a iai se faailo mo lapataiga mo tafega ma lologa.

$$

Malala

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