Benton Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Severe Thunderstorm Watch
Issued: 2:43 AM CDT Apr. 26, 2017 – National Weather Service

Severe Thunderstorm Watch 160 remains in effect until 600 am CDT
for the following locations


AR
. Arkansas counties included are

Benton Carroll Crawford
Franklin Madison Sebastian
Washington




Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 2:03 AM CDT Apr. 26, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect until 1 PM CDT this
afternoon...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Arkansas and Oklahoma... including the following
counties... in Arkansas... Benton... Carroll... Crawford...
Franklin... Madison... Sebastian and Washington AR. In
Oklahoma... Adair... Cherokee... Delaware... Haskell... Latimer...
Le Flore... Mayes... McIntosh... Muskogee... Okfuskee... Okmulgee...
   Ottawa... Pittsburg... Sequoyah and Wagoner.

* Until 1 PM CDT this afternoon

* a line of thunderstorms with heavy rainfall continue across
southeast Oklahoma and northwest Arkansas early this morning.
The thunderstorm line will briefly stall across southeast Oklahoma
and west-central Arkansas this morning before shifting east by
early afternoon. Widespread rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches
are likely with locally 4 inches possible. This will likely
lead to localized flash flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means rapidly rising water or flooding is
possible within the watch area.

Remember, most flood related deaths occur in automobiles and
flooding is the leading cause of weather related deaths.




Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 2:03 AM CDT Apr. 26, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect until 1 PM CDT this
afternoon...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Arkansas and Oklahoma... including the following
counties... in Arkansas... Benton... Carroll... Crawford...
Franklin... Madison... Sebastian and Washington AR. In
Oklahoma... Adair... Cherokee... Delaware... Haskell... Latimer...
Le Flore... Mayes... McIntosh... Muskogee... Okfuskee... Okmulgee...
   Ottawa... Pittsburg... Sequoyah and Wagoner.

* Until 1 PM CDT this afternoon

* a line of thunderstorms with heavy rainfall continue across
southeast Oklahoma and northwest Arkansas early this morning.
The thunderstorm line will briefly stall across southeast Oklahoma
and west-central Arkansas this morning before shifting east by
early afternoon. Widespread rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches
are likely with locally 4 inches possible. This will likely
lead to localized flash flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means rapidly rising water or flooding is
possible within the watch area.

Remember, most flood related deaths occur in automobiles and
flooding is the leading cause of weather related deaths.