Weather Alerts for Hot Springs

Issued by the National Weather Service

       Flash Flood Warning      

Flash Flood Warning  FLASH FLOOD WARNING   Flash Flood Warning

Areas Affected:
Conway - Faulkner - Garland - Johnson - Logan - Montgomery - Perry - Polk - Pope - Saline - Yell
Effective: Wed, 2/8 9:41am Updated: Wed, 2/8 10:45am Urgency: Immediate
Expires: Wed, 2/8 3:40pm Severity:  Severe  Certainty: Likely

The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a
* Flash Flood Warning for...
Conway County in central Arkansas...
Northwestern Faulkner County in central Arkansas...
Garland County in central Arkansas...
Perry County in central Arkansas...
Pope County in central Arkansas...
Northwestern Saline County in central Arkansas...
Central Yell County in central Arkansas...
Southern Johnson County in western Arkansas...
Northeastern Logan County in western Arkansas...
Montgomery County in western Arkansas...
Southern Polk County in western Arkansas...
* Until 340 PM CST.
* At 941 AM CST, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
heavy rain across the warned area. Between 2 and 4 inches of rain
have fallen. Additional rainfall amounts of 1 to 3 inches are
possible in the warned area. Flash flooding is ongoing or expected
to begin shortly.
HAZARD...Flash flooding caused by thunderstorms.
IMPACT...Flash flooding of small creeks and streams, urban
areas, highways, streets and underpasses as well as
other poor drainage and low-lying areas.
* Some locations that will experience flash flooding include...
Conway, Hot Springs, Russellville, Hot Springs Village,
Clarksville, Morrilton, Danville, Perryville, Mount Ida,
Dardanelle, Greenbrier, Atkins, Pottsville, Lamar, Dover, Ola,
London, Wooster, Oppelo and Mountain Pine.

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Flood Watch  FLOOD WATCH   Flood Watch

Areas Affected:
Clark - Cleburne - Conway - Faulkner - Garland - Hot Spring - Independence - Perry - Pike - Pulaski - Saline - Stone
Effective: Wed, 2/8 6:00pm Updated: Wed, 2/8 10:45am Urgency: Future
Expires: Thu, 2/9 12:00pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Possible

* WHAT...Flooding caused by excessive rainfall is possible.
* WHERE...Much of northern, western, and central Arkansas.
* WHEN...Through Wednesday evening.
* IMPACTS...Excessive runoff may result in flooding of rivers,
creeks, streams, and other low-lying and flood-prone locations.
- Widespread rain and thunderstorms are expected to develop and
move across the watch area. Two to four inches of rain with
localized amounts up to 5 inches is expected, which could
lead to flash flooding.

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.