Perry Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Tornado Watch
Issued: 3:13 PM CST Feb. 24, 2018 – National Weather Service

Tornado Watch 4 remains in effect until 600 PM CST for the
following locations


AR
. Arkansas counties included are

Arkansas Bradley Calhoun
Clark Cleburne Cleveland
Columbia Conway Dallas
Desha Drew Faulkner
Garland Grant Hempstead
Hot Spring Howard Independence
Izard Jackson Jefferson
Johnson Lafayette Lincoln
Little River Logan Lonoke
Miller Monroe Montgomery
Nevada Ouachita Perry
Pike Polk Pope
prairie Pulaski Saline
Scott Searcy Sevier
sharp stone Union
Van Buren white Woodruff
Yell




Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued: 3:11 PM CST Feb. 24, 2018 – National Weather Service

... A Severe Thunderstorm Warning remains in effect until 330 PM CST
for Clark... eastern Perry... southeastern Pike... western Grant...
southwestern Faulkner... northwestern Dallas... southeastern Garland...
Saline... northwestern Pulaski and Hot Spring counties...

At 311 PM CST, severe thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from near Wye Mountain to near Malvern to 6 miles west of
Richwoods, moving east at 50 mph.

Hazard... 60 mph wind gusts.

Source... radar indicated.

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

Locations impacted include...
Little Rock... North Little Rock...
Conway... Hot Springs...
Benton... west Little Rock...
Maumelle... Bryant...
Hot Springs Village... Arkadelphia...
Malvern... Perryville...
southwest Little Rock... Haskell...
Shannon Hills... Mayflower...
Gurdon... Rockport...
Caddo Valley... Traskwood...

This includes the following highways...
Interstate 30 between mile markers 55 and 129.
Interstate 40 between mile markers 127 and 142.
Interstate 430 between mile markers 1 and 5, and near mile marker
9.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

Intense thunderstorm lines can produce brief tornadoes and widespread
significant wind damage. Although a tornado is not immediately
likely, it is best to move to an interior room on the lowest floor of
a building. These storms may cause serious injury and significant
property damage.


A Tornado Watch remains in effect until 600 PM CST for central and
southwestern Arkansas.

Lat... Lon 3459 9296 3501 9294 3510 9236 3426 9244
      3384 9290 3392 9334 3394 9334 3396 9338
      3395 9342 3396 9347 3395 9351 3397 9362
      3398 9365
time... Mot... loc 2111z 280deg 45kt 3492 9271 3434 9285 3402 9320

Hail... <.75in
wind... 60mph


Brown


258 PM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
northeastern Perry County in central Arkansas...
southeastern Van Buren County in north central Arkansas...
Conway County in central Arkansas...
northern Faulkner County in central Arkansas...

* until 345 PM CST

* at 258 PM CST, severe thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from near Atkins to near Petit Jean State Park to near
Adona, moving east at 45 mph.

Hazard... 60 mph wind gusts.

Source... radar indicated.

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

* Locations impacted include...
Conway... Morrilton...
Greenbrier... Wooster...
Oppelo... Quitman...
Guy... Damascus...
Twin Groves... Menifee...
Perry... Adona...
Bethlehem... Sequoya Park...
Hill Creek... Pickles Gap...
Solgohachia... Catholic Point...
Middleton... Petit Jean State Park...

This includes Interstate 40 between mile markers 100 and 127.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

Intense thunderstorm lines can produce brief tornadoes and widespread
significant wind damage. Although a tornado is not immediately
likely, it is best to move to an interior room on the lowest floor of
a building. These storms may cause serious injury and significant
property damage.


A Tornado Watch remains in effect until 600 PM CST for central and
north central Arkansas.

Lat... Lon 3537 9225 3536 9218 3533 9217 3511 9228
      3501 9294 3516 9294 3517 9292 3518 9285
      3525 9285 3552 9225
time... Mot... loc 2058z 249deg 38kt 3520 9289 3513 9288 3501 9291

Hail... <.75in
wind... 60mph


Brown


Flash Flood Warning
Issued: 3:10 PM CST Feb. 24, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
Stone County in north central Arkansas...
Perry County in central Arkansas...
Searcy County in north central Arkansas...
Van Buren County in north central Arkansas...
Cleburne County in north central Arkansas...
Conway County in central Arkansas...
northern Faulkner County in central Arkansas...
northwestern White County in central Arkansas...
northwestern Saline County in central Arkansas...
northeastern Yell County in central Arkansas...
Pope County in central Arkansas...

* until 615 PM CST

* at 307 PM CST, trained weather spotters reported thunderstorms
producing heavy rain across the warned area with flash flooding
already occurring! Areas where high water has been reported
include Russellville and near Perryville. Additional flash
flooding is expected, so act now and move to higher ground!

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Conway... Russellville...
Heber Springs... Morrilton...
Mountain View... Clinton...
Fairfield Bay... Perryville...
Marshall... Dardanelle...
Greenbrier... Atkins...
Bald Knob... Pottsville...
Dover... London...
Greers Ferry... Wooster...
Oppelo... Quitman...

Additional rainfall amounts of one to two inches are possible in the
warned area.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Move to higher ground now. Act quickly to protect your life!


Lat... Lon 3593 9211 3593 9208 3580 9190 3565 9179
      3553 9179 3553 9170 3532 9154 3534 9211
      3477 9304 3477 9306 3540 9330 3573 9299
      3573 9295 3578 9295 3601 9275 3601 9241
      3598 9241 3597 9231 3601 9230 3601 9220


Cooper


304 PM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
Northern Prairie County in central Arkansas...
southeastern Perry County in central Arkansas...
Lonoke County in central Arkansas...
Grant County in central Arkansas...
Faulkner County in central Arkansas...
northwestern Jefferson County in southeastern Arkansas...
White County in central Arkansas...
eastern Garland County in central Arkansas...
Saline County in central Arkansas...
Pulaski County in central Arkansas...
eastern Hot Spring County in southwestern Arkansas...

* until 600 PM CST

* at 303 PM CST, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
heavy rain moving into the warned area. Flash flooding is likely
to occur!

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Little Rock... North Little Rock...
Conway... Hot Springs...
Benton... Sherwood...
Jacksonville... Cabot...
Searcy... west Little Rock...
Maumelle... Bryant...
Hot Springs Village... Malvern...
downtown Little Rock... Sheridan...
Lonoke... Des Arc...
North Little Rock Airport... Little Rock AFB...

Rainfall amounts of one to two inches are possible in the warned
area.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as
well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.


Lat... Lon 3419 9225 3415 9263 3426 9299 3451 9311
      3478 9307 3535 9212 3534 9155 3496 9144


Cooper


108 PM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

... Flood Warning extended until late Thursday night... the Flood
Warning continues for
the Fourche Lafave river near Houston.
* Until late Thursday night... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 12:30 PM Saturday the stage was 30.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 31.1 feet by
tonight. Additional heavy rain is forecast today so please
monitor future forecasts for any updates.
* Impacts at 30.0 feet... State Highway 216 affected. Extensive
acreage near Harris Brake Lake and the wildlife management
area are flooded.
* Impacts at 32.0 feet... roads around Harris Brake Lake are flooded.
Flooding extends from Arkansas River upstream of Harris Brake.




             Fld observed forecast 6 am crest
location stg stg day time sun Mon Tue crest time date

Fourche Lafave river
Houston 25 30.9 Sat 12 PM 31.1 31.0 29.7 31.1 12 am 02/25




Lat... Lon 3494 9262 3495 9270 3492 9284 3501 9288
3503 9274 3505 9259




65



Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 4:25 AM CST Feb. 24, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect through this evening...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of central Arkansas, eastern Arkansas, north central
Arkansas, southeast Arkansas, southwest Arkansas, and western
Arkansas, including the following areas, in central Arkansas,
Faulkner, Garland, Grant, Lonoke, Perry, prairie, Pulaski,
Saline, and white. In eastern Arkansas, Jackson, Monroe, and
Woodruff. In north central Arkansas, Cleburne and
Independence. In southeast Arkansas, Arkansas, Bradley,
Cleveland, Desha, Drew, Jefferson, and Lincoln. In southwest
Arkansas, Calhoun, Clark, Dallas, Hot Spring, Ouachita, and
Pike. In western Arkansas, Montgomery and Polk.

* Through this evening

* heavy rain fell across much of Arkansas the last several days, with
4 to locally more than 8 inches observed. Additional heavy rain
will be possible today into this evening, with 1 to 2 inches of
precipitation expected, and locally over three inches. The
highest totals should be from southwest through central and
northeast sections of the state, or from Mena to Morrilton and
Batesville.

* Given the recent heavy rainfall, the ground has become
saturated. As a result, the runoff potential has increased,
resulting in a high threat for flash and river flooding through
this evening. There have already been numerous high water
reports, including flooding of roads and Road closures. Any more
heavy rainfall may create additional dangerous flooding
situations.

.Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for for high water
problems based on the current forecast of heavy rain.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.





Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 4:25 AM CST Feb. 24, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect through this evening...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of central Arkansas, eastern Arkansas, north central
Arkansas, southeast Arkansas, southwest Arkansas, and western
Arkansas, including the following areas, in central Arkansas,
Faulkner, Garland, Grant, Lonoke, Perry, prairie, Pulaski,
Saline, and white. In eastern Arkansas, Jackson, Monroe, and
Woodruff. In north central Arkansas, Cleburne and
Independence. In southeast Arkansas, Arkansas, Bradley,
Cleveland, Desha, Drew, Jefferson, and Lincoln. In southwest
Arkansas, Calhoun, Clark, Dallas, Hot Spring, Ouachita, and
Pike. In western Arkansas, Montgomery and Polk.

* Through this evening

* heavy rain fell across much of Arkansas the last several days, with
4 to locally more than 8 inches observed. Additional heavy rain
will be possible today into this evening, with 1 to 2 inches of
precipitation expected, and locally over three inches. The
highest totals should be from southwest through central and
northeast sections of the state, or from Mena to Morrilton and
Batesville.

* Given the recent heavy rainfall, the ground has become
saturated. As a result, the runoff potential has increased,
resulting in a high threat for flash and river flooding through
this evening. There have already been numerous high water
reports, including flooding of roads and Road closures. Any more
heavy rainfall may create additional dangerous flooding
situations.

.Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for for high water
problems based on the current forecast of heavy rain.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.





Local Radar

Click to Enlarge

Nearby Radar Stations