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Watches & Warnings

Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued: 12:49 AM CDT Apr. 26, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Tulsa has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
Crawford County in northwestern Arkansas...
southwestern Washington County in northwestern Arkansas...
northern Haskell County in southeastern Oklahoma...
east central McIntosh County in southeastern Oklahoma...
Sequoyah County in east central Oklahoma...
southern Adair County in northeastern Oklahoma...
northeastern Le Flore County in southeastern Oklahoma...
southeastern Cherokee County in east central Oklahoma...
southeastern Muskogee County in east central Oklahoma...

* until 130 am CDT

* at 1249 am CDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from 5 miles southeast of Tahlequah to 3 miles northwest
of Vian to 4 miles north of Enterprise, moving east at 70 mph.

Hazard... 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail.

Source... radar indicated.

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

* Locations in or near the path include...
Fort Smith... Van Buren...
Tahlequah... Sallisaw...
Stilwell... Stigler...
Cedarville... Mountainburg...
Natural Dam... Muldrow...
Roland... Spiro...
Warner... Vian...
Gore... Porum...
Webbers Falls... Keota...
Winslow... Gans...

This includes the following highways,
Interstate 40 in Arkansas between mile markers 0 and 8.
Interstate 40 in Oklahoma between mile markers 271 and 328.
Interstate 540 mile marker 1 and near mile marker 4.
Interstate 49 between mile markers 22 and 48.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.


Lat... Lon 3554 9417 3542 9435 3545 9441 3537 9443
      3522 9466 3528 9545 3530 9545 3530 9551
      3560 9530 3588 9505 3587 9405
time... Mot... loc 0549z 263deg 62kt 3586 9490 3553 9503 3529 9537

Hail... 0.88in
wind... 60mph


Lacy


Severe Thunderstorm Watch
Issued: 12:57 AM CDT Apr. 26, 2017 – National Weather Service


Severe Thunderstorm Watch 160 remains valid until 6 am CDT early
this morning for the following areas

In Arkansas this watch includes 7 counties

In northwest Arkansas

Benton Carroll Crawford
Madison Washington AR

In west central Arkansas

Franklin Sebastian

In Oklahoma this watch includes 6 counties

In east central Oklahoma

Sequoyah

In northeast Oklahoma

Adair

In southeast Oklahoma

Haskell Latimer Le Flore
Pittsburg

This includes the cities of Bentonville, Berryville, Charleston,
Eureka Springs, Fayetteville, Fort Smith, Huntsville, McAlester,
Ozark, Poteau, Rogers, Sallisaw, Springdale, Stigler, Stilwell,
Van Buren, and Wilburton.




Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 10:35 PM CDT Apr. 25, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch in effect through Wednesday afternoon...

The National Weather Service in Tulsa has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of Arkansas and Oklahoma...
including the following counties... in Arkansas... Benton...
Carroll... Crawford... Franklin... Madison... Sebastian and
Washington AR. In Oklahoma... Adair... Cherokee... Craig...
creek... Delaware... Haskell... Latimer... Le Flore... Mayes...
McIntosh... Muskogee... Nowata... Okfuskee... Okmulgee... Ottawa...
Pittsburg... Rogers... Sequoyah... Tulsa... Wagoner and Washington
OK.

* Through Wednesday afternoon

* multiple clusters of thunderstorms with heavy rainfall will
spread across a large portion of eastern Oklahoma overnight,
moving into southeast Oklahoma and northwest Arkansas by
Wednesday morning. Widespread rainfall amounts of 1 to 3 inches
are likely with locally 5 inches possible. This will likely lead
to localized flash flooding with the potential for river
flooding in some areas.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means rapidly rising water or flooding is
possible within the watch area.

Remember, most flood related deaths occur in automobiles and
flooding is the leading cause of weather related deaths.




Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 10:35 PM CDT Apr. 25, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch in effect through Wednesday afternoon...

The National Weather Service in Tulsa has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of Arkansas and Oklahoma...
including the following counties... in Arkansas... Benton...
Carroll... Crawford... Franklin... Madison... Sebastian and
Washington AR. In Oklahoma... Adair... Cherokee... Craig...
creek... Delaware... Haskell... Latimer... Le Flore... Mayes...
McIntosh... Muskogee... Nowata... Okfuskee... Okmulgee... Ottawa...
Pittsburg... Rogers... Sequoyah... Tulsa... Wagoner and Washington
OK.

* Through Wednesday afternoon

* multiple clusters of thunderstorms with heavy rainfall will
spread across a large portion of eastern Oklahoma overnight,
moving into southeast Oklahoma and northwest Arkansas by
Wednesday morning. Widespread rainfall amounts of 1 to 3 inches
are likely with locally 5 inches possible. This will likely lead
to localized flash flooding with the potential for river
flooding in some areas.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means rapidly rising water or flooding is
possible within the watch area.

Remember, most flood related deaths occur in automobiles and
flooding is the leading cause of weather related deaths.