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Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:13 PM CDT on April 29, 2016

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on April 30, 2016


... Flash Flood Watch now in effect through Saturday evening...

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for

* portions of central Arkansas... southeast Arkansas... southwest
Arkansas and western Arkansas... including the following
areas... in central Arkansas... Garland and Grant. In southeast
Arkansas... Bradley... Cleveland and Jefferson. In southwest
Arkansas... Calhoun... Clark... Dallas... Hot Spring... Ouachita
and Pike. In western Arkansas... Montgomery... Polk and Scott.

* Through Saturday evening

* two to three inches of rain will be possible across much of the
watch area through Saturday... with locally more than three
inches. The watch includes areas south of Waldron... Little
Rock... and Stuttgart.

* Many of the areas in the watch area have already received 2 to 3
inches of rain. With the soil already saturdated it will not
take much rainfall to get runoff and flash flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. You should monitor later forecasts and be
prepared to take action should flash flood warnings be issued.



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Special Statement

Statement as of 6:06 PM CDT on April 29, 2016

Expires 7:45 PM EDT on April 29, 2016


... Significant weather advisory for western Dallas... eastern Clark
and eastern Hot Spring counties until 645 PM CDT...

At 606 PM CDT... Doppler radar was tracking a line of strong
thunderstorms along a line extending from near Gum Springs in Clark
County to near Gurdon to near Whelen Springs... and moving northeast
at 35 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Arkadelphia... Malvern... Gurdon...
Rockport... Caddo Valley... Sparkman...
Perla... Gum Springs in Clark...
Richwoods...
Donaldson... Friendship... Magnet Cove...
central... Willow... Vaden...
Social Hill... Manning... Pine Grove...
Joan... Ouachita...

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms... and may
lead to flash flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.


A Tornado Watch remains in effect until 1000 PM CDT for southwestern
Arkansas.

Lat... Lon 3379 9306 3378 9308 3387 9312 3406 9324
      3448 9286 3433 9271 3391 9268 3382 9291
      3382 9293 3380 9294 3377 9303
time... Mot... loc 2306z 216deg 29kt 3406 9316 3393 9308 3380 9307


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606 PM CDT Fri Apr 29 2016

... Significant weather advisory for western Dallas... eastern Clark
and eastern Hot Spring counties until 645 PM CDT...

At 606 PM CDT... Doppler radar was tracking a line of strong
thunderstorms along a line extending from near Gum Springs in Clark
County to near Gurdon to near Whelen Springs... and moving northeast
at 35 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Arkadelphia... Malvern... Gurdon...
Rockport... Caddo Valley... Sparkman...
Perla... Gum Springs in Clark...
Richwoods...
Donaldson... Friendship... Magnet Cove...
central... Willow... Vaden...
Social Hill... Manning... Pine Grove...
Joan... Ouachita...

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms... and may
lead to flash flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.


A Tornado Watch remains in effect until 1000 PM CDT for southwestern
Arkansas.

Lat... Lon 3379 9306 3378 9308 3387 9312 3406 9324
      3448 9286 3433 9271 3391 9268 3382 9291
      3382 9293 3380 9294 3377 9303
time... Mot... loc 2306z 216deg 29kt 3406 9316 3393 9308 3380 9307


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Record Report

Statement as of 4:00 PM CDT on April 29, 2016


... Record daily maximum rainfall set at Little Rock Adams Field...

a record rainfall of 2.85 inches was set at Little Rock Adams Field
today. This breaks the old record of 2.65 set in 2006.



Local Storm Report



04/29/2016 1059 am

4 miles W of Bismarck, Hot Spring County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by trained spotter.


            Tree limbs reported down and power outages in the area.





04/29/2016 1059 am

4 miles W of Bismarck, Hot Spring County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by trained spotter.


            Tree limbs reported down and power outages in the area.



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Alabama - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement
Alaska - Special Statement , Record Report
Arizona - Record Report
Arkansas - Tornado Warning , Tornado Watch , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
California - Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Record Report
Colorado - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Florida - Air Quality Alert
Georgia - Record Report
Idaho - Lake Wind Advisory , Special Statement
Illinois - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning
Kansas - Flood Warning , Special Statement
Kentucky - Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Tornado Watch , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Michigan - Frost Advisory
Minnesota - Record Report
Mississippi - Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Missouri - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Nebraska - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Nevada - Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
New Mexico - High Wind Watch , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Fire Weather Warning
Ohio - Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Tornado Watch , Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
South Carolina - Record Report
South Dakota - Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory
Tennessee - Flash Flood Watch
Texas - Tornado Warning , Tornado Watch , Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Utah - High Wind Watch , Public Information Statement
Washington - Wind Advisory
Wisconsin - Record Report
Wyoming - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Special Statement

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