Flash Flood Watch

Last Updated: 03:24 AM. Friday, May 19, 2017 CDT

Until 07:00 AM. Saturday, May 20, 2017

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ068-069-072>076-192200- /O.EXA.KTSA.FF.A.0005.000000T0000Z-170520T1200Z/ /00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/ Benton-Carroll-Washington AR-Madison-Crawford-Franklin-Sebastian- Cherokee-Adair-Sequoyah-Pittsburg-Haskell-Latimer-Le Flore- Including the cities of Rogers, Bentonville, Berryville, Eureka Springs, Fayetteville, Springdale, Huntsville, Van Buren, Ozark, Charleston, Fort Smith, Tahlequah, Stilwell, Sallisaw, McAlester, Stigler, Wilburton, and Poteau 321 AM CDT Fri May 19 2017 ...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING... The National Weather Service in Tulsa has expanded the * Flash Flood Watch to include portions of Arkansas and Oklahoma...including the following counties...in Arkansas... Benton...Carroll...Crawford...Franklin...Madison...Sebastian and Washington AR. in Oklahoma...Adair...Cherokee...Haskell... Latimer...Le Flore...Pittsburg and Sequoyah. * Through Saturday morning * Multiple rounds of heavy rainfall are possible through Saturday morning. Widespread storm total rainfall amounts of 2 to 4 inches are expected through Saturday with locally higher amounts. * Given recent heavy rainfall and expected precipitation, both flash flooding and river flooding are expected. 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. && $$

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Forecast by

Meteorologist Megan McClellan