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Flood Warning
Issued: 11:07 AM CST Feb. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Shreveport has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Little Cypress bayou near Jefferson.
* From late Saturday night until further notice... or until the
warning is cancelled.
* At 10:15 am Tuesday the stage was 9.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by early Sunday morning and
continue to rise to near 13.2 feet by Sunday morning. Additional
rises remain possible thereafter.


Lat... Lon 3267 9470 3266 9448 3276 9427 3273 9425 3260 9459




Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 1:52 PM CST Feb. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect from 6 PM CST this evening
through early Thursday morning...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of southwest Arkansas, southeast Oklahoma, and
northeast Texas, including the following areas, in southwest
Arkansas, Hempstead, Howard, Lafayette, Little River, Miller,
Nevada, and Sevier. In southeast Oklahoma, McCurtain. In
northeast Texas, Bowie, Camp, Cass, Cherokee, Franklin, Gregg,
Harrison, Marion, Morris, Red River, Rusk, Smith, Titus,
Upshur, and wood.

* From 6 PM this evening through 6 am Thursday morning

* periods of excessive heavy rainfall associated with a very slow
moving frontal boundary may result in areas of flash flooding as
training of showers and thunderstorms will likely occur over the
watch area with a total of 3-6 inches of rainfall expected. Some
isolated higher amounts are possible.

* Flash flooding of roads, low lying, and poor drainage areas will
be possible. If you encounter flash flooding while driving your
vehicle, remember to turn around, don't drown.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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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Lake Wind Advisory
Issued: 4:04 AM CST Feb. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Lake Wind Advisory now in effect until 6 PM CST this evening...

* event... south winds of 15 to 20 mph with gusts nearing 30 mph.

* Timing... mid-morning through early evening.

* Impact... rough chop on area lakes will create hazardous
boating conditions.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A lake Wind Advisory indicates that winds will cause rough chop
on area lakes. Small boats will be more prone to take on water
and capsizing.



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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 1:52 PM CST Feb. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect from 6 PM CST this evening
through early Thursday morning...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of southwest Arkansas, southeast Oklahoma, and
northeast Texas, including the following areas, in southwest
Arkansas, Hempstead, Howard, Lafayette, Little River, Miller,
Nevada, and Sevier. In southeast Oklahoma, McCurtain. In
northeast Texas, Bowie, Camp, Cass, Cherokee, Franklin, Gregg,
Harrison, Marion, Morris, Red River, Rusk, Smith, Titus,
Upshur, and wood.

* From 6 PM this evening through 6 am Thursday morning

* periods of excessive heavy rainfall associated with a very slow
moving frontal boundary may result in areas of flash flooding as
training of showers and thunderstorms will likely occur over the
watch area with a total of 3-6 inches of rainfall expected. Some
isolated higher amounts are possible.

* Flash flooding of roads, low lying, and poor drainage areas will
be possible. If you encounter flash flooding while driving your
vehicle, remember to turn around, don't drown.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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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