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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 11:32 AM CDT Apr. 18, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch now in effect until 4 PM CDT this
afternoon...

The Flash Flood Watch remains in effect for

* portions of Arkansas and Louisiana, including the following
areas, in Arkansas, Columbia and Union. In Louisiana,
Bienville, Caldwell, Claiborne, Grant, Jackson, La Salle,
Lincoln, Natchitoches, Ouachita, Red River, Union, Webster,
and Winn.

* Until 4 PM CDT this afternoon

* showers and thunderstorms will continue pushing slowly east
across north central Louisiana. Additional rainfall amounts of
one to two inches possible through the mid afternoon will be
possible before heavy rain diminishes from the west. As a
result, brief localized flash flooding will still be possible.

* Heavy rainfall may lead to flooding of low-lying and poor
drainage areas, as well as flooding of rivers, creeks, and
streams.

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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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 11:32 AM CDT Apr. 18, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch now in effect until 4 PM CDT this
afternoon...

The Flash Flood Watch remains in effect for

* portions of Arkansas and Louisiana, including the following
areas, in Arkansas, Columbia and Union. In Louisiana,
Bienville, Caldwell, Claiborne, Grant, Jackson, La Salle,
Lincoln, Natchitoches, Ouachita, Red River, Union, Webster,
and Winn.

* Until 4 PM CDT this afternoon

* showers and thunderstorms will continue pushing slowly east
across north central Louisiana. Additional rainfall amounts of
one to two inches possible through the mid afternoon will be
possible before heavy rain diminishes from the west. As a
result, brief localized flash flooding will still be possible.

* Heavy rainfall may lead to flooding of low-lying and poor
drainage areas, as well as flooding of rivers, creeks, and
streams.

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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