Flash Flood Watch:
Issued at: 2:34 am CDT on July 7, 2015, expires at: 7:00 PM CDT on July 08, 2015
- ...Flash Flood Watch in effect from 1 PM CDT this afternoon through Wednesday evening... The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a
- Flash Flood Watch for a portion of north central Arkansas... including the following areas...Baxter...Boone...Marion... Newton and Searcy.
- From 1 PM CDT this afternoon through Wednesday evening
- a cold front will stall just north of the state this evening...with several rounds of showers and thunderstorms possible through much of Wednesday. As a result...heavy rainfall and the threat for flash flooding will increase.
- Rainfall amounts of 1 to 3 inches are expected...with the highest amounts expected across the far northwest sections of the area. Locally higher amounts will be possible. Some of these same areas have dealt with flash flooding in recent days...and given the terrain in this region of the state...the potential for flash flooding will increase. 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. 62