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Flood Watch

Flood Watch issued May 26 at 1:47AM CDT until May 27 at 7:00AM CDT by NWS Memphis TN

Several areas across the Mid-South have received over 4 inches of rainfall over the past 7 days, with multiple areas reporting flooding of streams and roadways. Additional rounds of heavy rainfall are anticipated now through Monday morning, with a potential lull in activity on Saturday. Heavy rains will further aggravate rivers and streams, causing rises to and above bankfull. * WHAT...Flooding caused by excessive rainfall continues to be possible. * WHERE...Portions of East Arkansas, including the following areas, Clay, Craighead, Crittenden, Cross, Greene, Mississippi, Poinsett and St. Francis, Southeast Missouri, including the following areas, Dunklin and Pemiscot, and West Tennessee, including the following areas, Benton TN, Carroll, Chester, Crockett, Decatur, Dyer, Fayette, Gibson, Hardeman, Hardin, Haywood, Henderson, Henry, Lake, Lauderdale, Madison, McNairy, Obion, Shelby, Tipton and Weakley. * WHEN...Through Monday morning. * IMPACTS...Excessive runoff may result in flooding of rivers, creeks, streams, and other low-lying and flood-prone locations. Creeks and streams may rise out of their banks. Flooding may occur in poor drainage and urban areas. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

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Area
Clay; Greene; Craighead; Poinsett; Mississippi; Cross; Crittenden; St. Francis; Dunklin; Pemiscot; Lake; Obion; Weakley; Henry; Dyer; Gibson; Carroll; Benton; Lauderdale; Tipton; Haywood; Crockett; Madison; Chester; Henderson; Decatur; Shelby; Fayette; Hardeman; McNairy; Hardin

Wind Advisory

Wind Advisory issued May 26 at 1:41AM CDT until May 26 at 7:00PM CDT by NWS Shreveport LA

* WHAT...For the Wind Advisory, southwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph expected. For the Heat Advisory, heat index values up to 106 expected. * WHERE...Portions of southwest Arkansas, northwest Louisiana, southeast Oklahoma and northeast Texas. * WHEN...For the Wind Advisory, from 9 AM this morning to 7 PM CDT this evening. For the Heat Advisory, from 10 AM this morning to 7 PM CDT this evening. * IMPACTS...Strong winds and rough waves on area lakes will create hazardous conditions for small craft. Hot temperatures and high humidity may cause heat illnesses to occur.

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Area
Miller; Caddo; Bossier; McCurtain; Red River; Bowie; Franklin; Titus; Camp; Morris; Cass; Wood; Upshur; Marion; Smith; Gregg; Harrison; Cherokee; Rusk; Panola

Heat Advisory

Heat Advisory issued May 26 at 1:41AM CDT until May 26 at 7:00PM CDT by NWS Shreveport LA

* WHAT...For the Wind Advisory, southwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph expected. For the Heat Advisory, heat index values up to 106 expected. * WHERE...Portions of southwest Arkansas, northwest Louisiana, southeast Oklahoma and northeast Texas. * WHEN...For the Wind Advisory, from 9 AM this morning to 7 PM CDT this evening. For the Heat Advisory, from 10 AM this morning to 7 PM CDT this evening. * IMPACTS...Strong winds and rough waves on area lakes will create hazardous conditions for small craft. Hot temperatures and high humidity may cause heat illnesses to occur.

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Area
Miller; Caddo; Bossier; McCurtain; Red River; Bowie; Franklin; Titus; Camp; Morris; Cass; Wood; Upshur; Marion; Smith; Gregg; Harrison; Cherokee; Rusk; Panola

Wind Advisory

Wind Advisory issued May 26 at 1:41AM CDT until May 26 at 7:00PM CDT by NWS Shreveport LA

* WHAT...Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph expected. * WHERE...Sevier County, Little River County and Lafayette County. * WHEN...From 9 AM this morning to 7 PM CDT this evening. * IMPACTS...Strong winds and rough waves on area lakes will create hazardous conditions for small craft.

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Area
Sevier; Little River; Lafayette

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued May 25 at 9:45PM CDT until May 30 at 10:00PM CDT by NWS Shreveport LA

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Arkansas...Louisiana... Bayou Dorcheat Near Springhill affecting Columbia and Webster Parishes. For the Bayou Dorcheat...including Springhill, Dixie Inn, Lake Bistineau...Minor flooding is forecast. * WHAT...Minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Bayou Dorcheat near Springhill. * WHEN...From Monday evening to late Thursday evening. * IMPACTS...At 11.0 feet, Expect minor lowland flooding. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 9:00 PM CDT Saturday the stage was 9.7 feet. - Bankfull stage is 11.0 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to rise above flood stage Monday evening to a crest of 11.5 feet Tuesday evening. It will then fall below flood stage early Thursday morning. - Flood stage is 11.0 feet. - Flood History...This crest compares to a previous crest of 11.8 feet on 03/27/2017. - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

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Area
Columbia, AR; Webster, LA

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued May 25 at 8:31PM CDT by NWS Little Rock AR

...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in Arkansas... Ouachita River At Camden affecting Calhoun and Ouachita Counties. ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Arkansas... Ouachita River At Thatcher L&D affecting Calhoun, Bradley and Union Counties. For the Ouachita River...including Jones Mill Dcp, Arkadelphia, Camden, Thatcher L&D...Minor flooding is forecast. * WHAT...Minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Ouachita River at Camden. * WHEN...From late tonight until further notice. * IMPACTS...At 34.0 feet, Overbank flooding closes many roads. Harmony Grove community has flood problems at this stage. Many low lying roads are flooding with access to some residential areas by boat only. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 7:30 PM CDT Saturday the stage was 22.7 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to rise above flood stage just after midnight Saturday night and continue rising to a crest of 33.0 feet Tuesday morning. - Flood stage is 26.0 feet. - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

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Area
Calhoun, AR; Ouachita, AR

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued May 25 at 8:31PM CDT by NWS Little Rock AR

...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in Arkansas... Ouachita River At Camden affecting Calhoun and Ouachita Counties. ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Arkansas... Ouachita River At Thatcher L&D affecting Calhoun, Bradley and Union Counties. For the Ouachita River...including Jones Mill Dcp, Arkadelphia, Camden, Thatcher L&D...Minor flooding is forecast. * WHAT...Minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Ouachita River at Thatcher L&D. * WHEN...From Sunday evening until further notice. * IMPACTS...At 83.0 feet, Access to oil and gas rigs and to timber is flooded. Calhoun County Road 131 is completely under water leading to old Lock 8 river access. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 7:30 PM CDT Saturday the stage was 77.7 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to rise above flood stage late Sunday evening and continue rising to 83.5 feet Thursday evening. Additional rises are possible thereafter. - Flood stage is 79.0 feet. - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

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Area
Bradley, AR; Calhoun, AR; Union, AR
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