NowCast ZoneCast Warnings/Advisories Hourly Track Special
Mountain Home, Arkansas, United States  Lat: 36.34N, Lon: 92.38W
Wx Zone: ARZ005
Warnings, Watches and Advisories:
 

FLASH FLOOD WATCH

...A FLASH FLOOD WATCH HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR PORTIONS OF WESTERN
ARKANSAS TONIGHT THROUGH MID DAY THURSDAY...
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
THURSDAY MORNING...
THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR
* PORTIONS OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS...SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS AND WESTERN
ARKANSAS...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN CENTRAL
ARKANSAS...YELL. IN SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS...PIKE. IN WESTERN
ARKANSAS...LOGAN...MONTGOMERY...POLK AND SCOTT.
* FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING
* SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BECOME LIKELY THIS EVENING...AS A
SURFACE AND UPPER LEVELS SYSTEM INTERACT OVER THE REGION.
RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF ONE TO THREE INCHES ARE LIKELY IN WESTERN
ARKANSAS...PARTICULARLY IN THE OUACHITA MOUNTAINS. ISOLATED
AREAS COULD SEE RAINFALL EXCEEDING THREE INCHES.

FLASH FLOOD WATCH

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM CDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON...
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TULSA HAS ISSUED A
* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF ARKANSAS AND OKLAHOMA...
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN ARKANSAS...CRAWFORD...
FRANKLIN AND SEBASTIAN. IN OKLAHOMA...CREEK...HASKELL...
LATIMER...LE FLORE...MCINTOSH...MUSKOGEE...OKFUSKEE...
OKMULGEE...PAWNEE...PITTSBURG...SEQUOYAH...TULSA AND WAGONER.
* FROM 1 PM CDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON.
* SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL EXPAND ACROSS NORTHEAST
OKLAHOMA THIS AFTERNOON...AND BEGIN TO FOCUS FURTHER SOUTH AND
EAST ACROSS SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA INTO WEST CENTRAL ARKANSAS
TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING. WIDESPREAD RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF
1 TO 3 INCHES ARE EXPECTED WITH LOCALIZED AMOUNTS AROUND 5
INCHES POSSIBLE. THE RAINFALL WILL END FROM NORTHWEST TO
SOUTHEAST DURING THE DAY ON THURSDAY.

FLOOD WARNING

...FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LITTLE ROCK...THE FLOOD
WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVER IN ARKANSAS...
CACHE RIVER NEAR PATTERSON AFFECTING JACKSON AND WOODRUFF COUNTIES
RIVER FORECASTS ARE BASED ON CURRENT CONDITIONS AND RAINFALL
FORECASTED TO OCCUR OVER THE NEXT 12 HOURS. DURING PERIODS OF
FLOODING...EVENING FORECASTS ARE REISSUED WITH UPDATED RAINFALL
FORECASTS.
OBSERVED AND FORECASTED STAGE DATA PLOTS ARE AVAILABLE ON OUR
ADVANCED HYDROLOGIC PREDICTION SERVICE WEB PAGE AT...
WWW.SRH.NOAA.GOV/LZK
UNDER THE CURRENT CONDITIONS SECTION...SELECT RIVER AND LAKES AHPS.
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
THE CACHE RIVER NEAR PATTERSON.
* UNTIL SATURDAY AFTERNOON...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT  7:00 PM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 8.5 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 8.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER IS NEAR CREST AND WILL REMAIN NEAR 8.5 FEET
THROUGH WEDNESDAY...THEN BEGIN TO SLOWLY FALL. THE RIVER WILL FALL
BELOW FLOOD STAGE FRIDAY MORNING.
* IMPACTS AT 8.0 FEET...LOW SWAMPY TIMBERLAND ALONG THE RIVER BEGINS
TO FLOOD. FLOOD GATES SHOULD BE CLOSED AND EQUIPMENT MOVED OUT OF
THE LOW GROUNDS ALONG THE RIVER AND TRIBUTARIES.
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FLD  OBSERVED                  FORECAST 7AM
LOCATION     STG  STG  DAY TIME    WED    THU    FRI    SAT    SUN
CACHE RIVER
PATTERSON    8   8.5 TUE 07 PM    8.5    8.3    8.0    7.6    7.0
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