Flash Flood Watch

Action Recommended

Avoid the subject event as per the instructions

Issued By

Shreveport – LA, US, National Weather Service

Affected Area

Hempstead County


…FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING… The Flash Flood Watch continues for Portions of southwest Arkansas…Louisiana…southeast Oklahoma and Texas, including the following areas, in southwest Arkansas, Columbia, Hempstead, Howard, Lafayette, Little River, Miller, Nevada and Sevier. In Louisiana, Bienville, Bossier, Caddo, Claiborne, De Soto, Grant, Jackson, Lincoln, Natchitoches, Red River, Sabine, Webster and Winn. In southeast Oklahoma, McCurtain. In Texas, Angelina, Bowie, Camp, Cass, Cherokee, Franklin, Gregg, Harrison, Marion, Morris, Nacogdoches, Panola, Red River, Rusk, Sabine, San Augustine, Shelby, Smith, Titus, Upshur and Wood. Through Thursday morning Additional rainfall totals of 2 to 5 inches with isolated higher amounts in excess of 6 inches possible. Flooding may occur in urban and poor drainage areas. Heavy rainfall may also cause flooding of creeks, streams, and rivers. 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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