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Tornado Watch

Statement as of 2:43 PM CDT on May 24, 2015

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on May 24, 2015


Tornado Watch 202 remains in effect until 700 PM CDT for the
following locations


AR
. Arkansas counties included are

Arkansas Baxter Boone
Bradley Calhoun Carroll
Clark Cleburne Cleveland
Columbia Conway Dallas
Desha Drew Faulkner
Franklin Fulton Garland
Grant Hempstead Hot Spring
Howard Independence Izard
Jackson Jefferson Johnson
Lafayette Lincoln Little River
Logan Lonoke Madison
Marion Miller Monroe
Montgomery Nevada Newton
Ouachita Perry Pike
Polk Pope prairie
Pulaski Saline Scott
Searcy Sebastian Sevier
sharp stone Union
Van Buren white Woodruff
Yell




Severe Thunderstorm Warning

Statement as of 4:06 PM CDT on May 24, 2015

Expires 5:30 PM EDT on May 24, 2015


The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
southern Faulkner County in central Arkansas...
extreme northwestern Lonoke County in central Arkansas...
Pulaski County in central Arkansas...
east central Saline County in central Arkansas...
southwestern White County in central Arkansas...

* until 430 PM CDT

* at 403 PM CDT... a severe thunderstorm was located near Shannon
Hills... and moving north at 55 mph.

This is a very dangerous storm.

Hazard... 80 mph wind gusts.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without
           shelter. Mobile homes will be heavily damaged. Expect
           considerable damage to roofs... windows and vehicles.
           Extensive tree damage and power outages are likely.

* Locations impacted include...
west Little Rock... SW Little Rock... Sherwood...
N Little Rock Arpt... North Little Rock... Maumelle...
Little Rock AFB... downtown Little Rock...
Conway... Bryant... Vilonia...
Sylvan Hills... Sweet Home... Shannon Hills...
prothro Junction... Pinnacle mtn... Pickles Gap...
Otter Creek...

This includes Interstate 30 between mile markers 121 and 142.

This includes Interstate 40 between mile markers 124 and 158.

This includes Interstate 430 between mile markers 1 and 12.

This includes Interstate 440 between mile markers 1 and 14.

This includes Interstate 530 between mile markers 1 and 8.

This includes Interstate 630 between mile markers 1 and 7.


Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Tornado Watch remains in effect for the warned area. Tornadoes can
develop quickly from severe thunderstorms. Although one is not
immediately likely... if a tornado is spotted... act quickly and move
to a place of safety inside a sturdy structure... such as a basement
or small interior room.

Prepare immediately for damaging winds. People outside should move
to a shelter... inside a strong building and away from windows.


Lat... Lon 3517 9246 3509 9202 3454 9229 3458 9255
time... Mot... loc 2106z 189deg 46kt 3468 9242

Hail... <.75in
wind... 80mph


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406 PM CDT sun may 24 2015

The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
southern Faulkner County in central Arkansas...
extreme northwestern Lonoke County in central Arkansas...
Pulaski County in central Arkansas...
east central Saline County in central Arkansas...
southwestern White County in central Arkansas...

* until 430 PM CDT

* at 403 PM CDT... a severe thunderstorm was located near Shannon
Hills... and moving north at 55 mph.

This is a very dangerous storm.

Hazard... 80 mph wind gusts.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without
           shelter. Mobile homes will be heavily damaged. Expect
           considerable damage to roofs... windows and vehicles.
           Extensive tree damage and power outages are likely.

* Locations impacted include...
west Little Rock... SW Little Rock... Sherwood...
N Little Rock Arpt... North Little Rock... Maumelle...
Little Rock AFB... downtown Little Rock...
Conway... Bryant... Vilonia...
Sylvan Hills... Sweet Home... Shannon Hills...
prothro Junction... Pinnacle mtn... Pickles Gap...
Otter Creek...

This includes Interstate 30 between mile markers 121 and 142.

This includes Interstate 40 between mile markers 124 and 158.

This includes Interstate 430 between mile markers 1 and 12.

This includes Interstate 440 between mile markers 1 and 14.

This includes Interstate 530 between mile markers 1 and 8.

This includes Interstate 630 between mile markers 1 and 7.


Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Tornado Watch remains in effect for the warned area. Tornadoes can
develop quickly from severe thunderstorms. Although one is not
immediately likely... if a tornado is spotted... act quickly and move
to a place of safety inside a sturdy structure... such as a basement
or small interior room.

Prepare immediately for damaging winds. People outside should move
to a shelter... inside a strong building and away from windows.


Lat... Lon 3517 9246 3509 9202 3454 9229 3458 9255
time... Mot... loc 2106z 189deg 46kt 3468 9242

Hail... <.75in
wind... 80mph




402 PM CDT sun may 24 2015

The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
Conway County in central Arkansas...
Faulkner County in central Arkansas...
eastern Perry County in central Arkansas...
eastern Pope County in central Arkansas...
west central Pulaski County in central Arkansas...
north central Saline County in central Arkansas...
southwestern Van Buren County in north central Arkansas...

* until 445 PM CDT

* at 400 PM CDT... severe thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from Petit Jean mtn to Hurricane Lake... and moving north
at 55 mph.

Hazard... 60 mph wind gusts.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... expect damage to roofs... siding and trees.

* Locations impacted include...
Perryville... Morrilton... Maumelle...
Lake Maumelle... Conway... Wooster...
woolly hollow State Park... Williams Junction...
Whipple... Twin Groves... Toad Suck...
St. Vincent... Springhill... Springfield...
Solgohachia... Sequoya Park... Roland...
Pinnacle mtn...

This includes Interstate 40 between mile markers 91 and 143.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Tornado Watch remains in effect for the warned area. Tornadoes can
develop quickly from severe thunderstorms. Although one is not
immediately likely... if a tornado is spotted... act quickly and move
to a place of safety inside a sturdy structure... such as a basement
or small interior room.


Lat... Lon 3531 9215 3463 9249 3508 9304 3509 9303
      3511 9304 3514 9303 3512 9303 3511 9298
      3514 9297 3517 9291 3517 9298 3516 9302
      3572 9285
time... Mot... loc 2102z 195deg 62kt 3520 9295 3466 9251

Hail... <.75in
wind... 60mph


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359 PM CDT sun may 24 2015

... A Severe Thunderstorm Warning remains in effect for southeastern
Saline... Pulaski... southwestern Lonoke... northwestern Jefferson and
eastern Grant counties until 430 PM CDT...

At 358 PM CDT... severe thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from Bryant to east end... and moving northeast at 50 mph.

Hazard... 70 mph wind gusts.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to Mobile
         homes... roofs and outbuildings.

* Locations impacted include...
west Little Rock... SW Little Rock... Sherwood...
N Little Rock Arpt... North Little Rock... Maumelle...
downtown Little Rock... Bryant...
Wrightsville... Toltec Mounds State Park...
Sylvan Hills... Sweet Home... Shannon Hills...
Scott... Redfield... prothro Junction...
Otter Creek... Orion...

This includes Interstate 30 between mile markers 120 and 142.

This includes Interstate 40 between mile markers 144 and 165.

This includes Interstate 430 between mile markers 1 and 12.

This includes Interstate 440 between mile markers 1 and 14.

This includes Interstate 530 between mile markers 1 and 29.

This includes Interstate 630 between mile markers 1 and 7.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Tornado Watch remains in effect for the warned area. Tornadoes can
develop quickly from severe thunderstorms. Although one is not
immediately likely... if a tornado is spotted... act quickly and move
to a place of safety inside a sturdy structure... such as a basement
or small interior room.


Lat... Lon 3406 9231 3412 9234 3426 9237 3440 9244
      3446 9261 3488 9242 3484 9213 3479 9204
      3459 9195
time... Mot... loc 2059z 205deg 43kt 3458 9245 3453 9237
          3452 9230

Hail... <.75in
wind... 70mph




349 PM CDT sun may 24 2015

... A Severe Thunderstorm Warning remains in effect for Saline... west
central Pulaski... central Perry and northeastern Garland counties
until 415 PM CDT...

At 347 PM CDT... severe thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from 8 miles east of Nimrod Lake to Haskell... and moving
north at 50 mph.

Hazard... 60 mph wind gusts.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... expect damage to roofs... siding and trees.

* Locations impacted include...
Perryville... Lake Maumelle... Benton...
Williams Junction... Traskwood... Pinnacle mtn...
long mtn... Lake Winona... Lake Sylvia...
Lake Norrell... Hurricane Lake... Haskell...
Harris Brake... Chenal valley... Adona...
Wye mtn... Wye... Thornburg...

This includes Interstate 30 between mile markers 107 and 120.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Tornado Watch remains in effect for the warned area. Tornadoes can
develop quickly from severe thunderstorms. Although one is not
immediately likely... if a tornado is spotted... act quickly and move
to a place of safety inside a sturdy structure... such as a basement
or small interior room.


Lat... Lon 3503 9310 3506 9305 3508 9305 3507 9295
      3487 9246 3485 9245 3486 9242 3455 9255
      3441 9262 3441 9265 3445 9269 3447 9268
      3447 9272 3483 9311
time... Mot... loc 2049z 194deg 34kt 3502 9306 3452 9263

Hail... <.75in
wind... 60mph


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Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 2:17 PM CDT on May 24, 2015

Expires 2:00 PM EDT on May 26, 2015


The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a
* Flood Advisory for
the Arkansas River at Little Rock.
* Until late Monday night.
* At 1:00 PM Sunday the stage was 14.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 23.0 feet.
* Forecast... heavy rainfall over the next two day will cause the river
to rise to near 19.3 feet by Thursday evening. Please monitor the river
forecasts from the National Weather Service in Little Rock closely over
the next few days.
* Impacts at 18.0 feet... farmlands downstream of Little Rock are effected.
The Bill Clark Presidential Park wetlands are inundated. Portions of
Burns Park, Cooks Landing, and the Arkansas River trail on the North Little
Rock side are inundated.



             Fld observed forecast 7 am
location stg stg day time Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri

Arkansas River
little roc 23 14.2 sun 01 PM 14.0 14.1 16.4 18.9 19.1




Lat... Lon 3430 9213 3461 9221 3483 9247 3492 9238
3467 9207 3434 9199





156 am CDT sun may 24 2015

... Flash Flood Watch in effect from 1 PM CDT this afternoon
through Tuesday afternoon...

The National Weather Service in Little Rock has expanded the

* Flash Flood Watch to include portions of central Arkansas...
eastern Arkansas... north central Arkansas... southeast Arkansas
and southwest Arkansas... including the following areas... in
central Arkansas... Faulkner... Grant... Lonoke... prairie...
Pulaski and white. In eastern Arkansas... Jackson... Monroe and
Woodruff. In north central Arkansas... Baxter... Cleburne...
Fulton... Independence... Izard... sharp and stone. In southeast
Arkansas... Arkansas... Bradley... Cleveland... Desha... Drew...
Jefferson and Lincoln. In southwest Arkansas... Calhoun...
Dallas and Ouachita.

* From 1 PM CDT this afternoon through Tuesday afternoon

* widespread showers and thunderstorms will move into the state
from the west on Sunday afternoon. These storms will produce
rainfall amounts in excess of 2 to 4 inches statewide... with
locally higher amounts... in western Arkansas from Sunday
afternoon through Monday morning. A second round of heavy rain
is expected Monday afternoon through Tuesday afternoon and will
produce an additional 2 to 4 inches statewide... with locally
higher amounts... in southwest Arkansas.

* The soil across much of Arkansas remains saturated from the
heavy rainfall that occurred during the month of may. Many
rivers and streams are still at unseasonably high levels...
with any additional heavy rainfall only increasing the
potential for flash flooding.

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.





Lake Wind Advisory

Statement as of 3:52 AM CDT on May 24, 2015

Expires 10:00 PM EDT on May 24, 2015


... Lake Wind Advisory in effect from 11 am this morning to 9 PM
CDT this evening...

The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a lake
Wind Advisory... which is in effect from 11 am this morning to
9 PM CDT this evening.

* Event... gusty southeast winds of 15 to 25 mph... with gusts over
30 mph.

* Areas affected... most of Arkansas

* timing... gusty winds will increase in speed this morning... and
will continue through the early evening hours. The winds will
slightly decrease tonight.

* Impacts... the breezy conditions will create hazardous conditions
on area bodies of water.


Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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





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