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Flash Flood Watch in Effect

 



Flash Flood Watch:

A Flash Flood watch remains in effect through Thursday for portions of southwest Arkansas, southeast Oklahoma, and northeast Texas, including the following areas:

In southwest Arkansas:

Hempstead, Howard, Little River, Miller and Sevier

 

In Southeast Oklahoma:

Mccurtain

In Northeast Texas:

Bowie, Camp, Cass, Franklin, Morris, Red River, Smith, Titus, Upshur, and Wood.

This includes the cities of De Queen, Nashville, Mineral Springs, Dierks, Ashdown, Hope, Texarkana, Idabel, Broken Bow, Clarksville, Bogata, Mount Vernon, Mount Pleasant, Pittsburg,Daingerfield, Lone Star, Naples, Omaha, Atlanta, Linden,Hughes Springs, Queen City, Mineola, Winnsboro, Quitman, Hawkins,Gilmer, Big Sandy, And Tyler.

 

The Flash Flood Watch is in effect through Thursday evening.

The NWS expects multiple rounds of intense thunderstorms, producing heavy   rainfall and the potential for flash flooding can be expected through Thursday.

Low lying and poor drainage areas as well as creeks and streams will be especially prone to flooding.

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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