Flood Warning

Last Updated: 07:59 AM. Sunday, May 21, 2017 CDT

Until 08:45 AM. Sunday, May 21, 2017

ARC007-047-131-OKC001-021-041-061-077-079-091-101-121-211345- /O.NEW.KTSA.FA.W.0015.170520T1355Z-170521T1345Z/ /00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/ Benton AR-Franklin AR-Sebastian AR-Delaware OK-Haskell OK- McIntosh OK-Latimer OK-Adair OK-Le Flore OK-Cherokee OK-Pittsburg OK- Muskogee OK- 855 AM CDT SAT MAY 20 2017 The National Weather Service in Tulsa has issued a * Flood Warning for... Benton County in northwestern Arkansas... Franklin County in west central Arkansas... Sebastian County in west central Arkansas... Southeastern Delaware County in northeastern Oklahoma... Haskell County in southeastern Oklahoma... McIntosh County in southeastern Oklahoma... Latimer County in southeastern Oklahoma... Adair County in northeastern Oklahoma... Le Flore County in southeastern Oklahoma... Cherokee County in east central Oklahoma... Pittsburg County in southeastern Oklahoma... Eastern Muskogee County in east central Oklahoma... * Until 845 AM CDT Sunday * At 850 AM CDT, Doppler radar indicated multiple swaths of heavy rain fell across portions of Eastern Oklahoma and Northwest Arkansas yesterday afternoon and last night from training thunderstorms. The heavy rains have ended, but these rains have caused flooding to occur which has resulted in the closure of many roads. Radar estimates that between 3 and 5.5 inches of rain has fallen over the past 24 hours. * Some locations that may experience flooding include... Fort Smith... Springdale... Rogers... Muskogee... Bentonville... Mcalester... Tahlequah... Siloam Springs... Poteau... Stilwell... Ozark... Wilburton... Eufaula... Stigler... Charleston... Bella Vista... Greenwood... Lowell... Pea Ridge... Barling... This includes the following highways, Interstate 40 in Arkansas between mile markers 22 and 42. Interstate 40 in Oklahoma between mile markers 254 and 292. Interstate 540 between mile markers 12 and 14. Interstate 49 between mile markers 73 and 84, and between mile markers 86 and 93. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. && LAT...LON 3538 9371 3542 9380 3531 9381 3483 9445 3459 9568 3468 9609 3528 9598 3586 9509 3650 9464 3650 9387 3621 9410 3610 9455 3567 9448 3564 9513 3535 9492 3535 9488 3530 9450 3538 9414 3573 9396 3577 9370 $$

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Forecast by

Meteorologist Brad Carl