Sebastian Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

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.