- Flash Flood Watch issued September 07 at 3:20PM CDT until September 08 at 7:00AM CDT by NWS
- Effective: 3:20 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 7, 2018
- Expires: 7 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018
...Flash Flooding Possible Across Eastern Arkansas and the
Missouri Bootheel Through Saturday morning...
.The remnants of Tropical Depression Gordon are expected to
remain nearly stationary over Arkansas tonight, eventually
lifting northeast into the Ohio Valley over the weekend. Rain
bands are expected to continue to train over the same areas
through tonight and into the overnight hours. Another 1 to 3
inches of rainfall, with locally higher amounts, are expected
through Saturday morning.
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...
The Flash Flood Watch continues for
* Portions of East Arkansas and Southeast Missouri, including
the following areas, in East Arkansas, Clay, Craighead,
Crittenden, Cross, Greene, Lawrence, Lee, Mississippi,
Phillips, Poinsett, Randolph, and St. Francis. In Southeast
Missouri, Dunklin and Pemiscot.
* Through Saturday morning
* Excessive Rainfall. An additional 1 to 3 inches of rain is
possible, with locally higher amounts.
* Streets in urban areas and roads with low water crossings may
become impassable due to flooding. Rivers and streams may rise
into flood as well.
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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