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Arkansas, Sebastian

Flood Warning

Statement as of 3:20 AM CDT on May 24, 2015

Expires 2:00 PM EDT on May 26, 2015


The National Weather Service in Tulsa has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Arkansas River at Van Buren
* from late Monday night to Tuesday afternoon, or until the warning
is cancelled.
* At 3:00 am Sunday, the stage was 20.71 feet.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the Arkansas River at Van Buren is expected to rise to
near flood stage Tuesday before dawn .
* Impact... at 22.0 feet, minor lowland flooding occurs along the
shoreline from the I-540 bridge east towards Lavaca.


Lat... Lon 3540 9454 3531 9454 3531 9422 3539 9422 3549 9439




Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 2:15 AM CDT on May 24, 2015

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on May 25, 2015


... Flash Flood Watch now in effect through Monday morning...

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for

* portions of northwest Arkansas and west central Arkansas...
including the following areas... in northwest Arkansas...
Benton... Carroll... Crawford... Madison and Washington. In west
central Arkansas... Franklin and Sebastian.

* Through Monday morning

* scattered showers and thunderstorms will move into western
Arkansas early this morning... becoming more widespread during
the day on Sunday. The heavy rains will continue through much
of Sunday before tapering off Sunday night. Additional heavy
rainfall is possible across the region Monday night into
Tuesday so later forecasts should be closely monitored.

* Rainfall totals through Monday morning of 2 to 4 inches will
be common... with local amounts of 5 to 7 inches.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Life threatening flooding can quickly develop with these rainfall
amounts... especially near area rivers and lakes. Be prepared to
act quickly should warnings be issued for your area.

If you are in the watch area... keep informed... and be ready for
quick action if flash flooding is observed or if a warning is
issued. Have a means of receiving any warnings issued overnight
such as a weather radio.

If you live near... or travel across a stream... creek or river
subject to flooding... now is the time to prepare for dangerous
flooding.




Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Coastal Hazard Statement
Alaska - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Arizona - Record Report
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
California - Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report
Colorado - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Special Statement
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement , Beach Hazard Statement
Georgia - Coastal Hazard Statement
Idaho - Record Report
Kansas - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Hydrologic Statement , Record Report
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Maine - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Massachusetts - Special Statement
Michigan - Record Report
Minnesota - Flood Warning
Mississippi - Hydrologic Statement
Missouri - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch
Nebraska - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Nevada - Record Report
New Jersey - Special Statement
New York - Special Statement
North Carolina - Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Oregon - Record Report
Rhode Island - Special Statement
South Carolina - Public Information Statement
South Dakota - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch
Texas - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Coastal Hazard Statement, Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Hydrologic Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Utah - Record Report
Vermont - Special Statement
Washington - Record Report
Wyoming - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Record Report
- Severe Thunderstorm Watch
- Small Craft Advisory