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Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued: 2:30 PM CDT May. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Memphis has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
southwestern Greene County in eastern Arkansas...
northwestern Craighead County in eastern Arkansas...
southeastern Lawrence County in eastern Arkansas...

* until 315 PM CDT.

* At 229 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Fontaine, or
near Bono, moving east at 10 mph.

Hazard... 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage
           to roofs, siding, and trees. A brief tornado is possible
           near Sedgwick and Fontaine over the next 15 minutes.

* Locations impacted include...
Jonesboro, Bono, Crowleys Ridge State Park, Lake Frierson State
Park, Cash, Egypt, Fontaine, Walcott, Sedgwick, Herman, Dryden,
Dorothy, Winesburg, lanieve, Finch, Lorado, Herndon and crowley's
ridge State Park.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

Torrential rainfall is occurring with this storm, and may lead to
flash flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.

Lat... Lon 3598 9101 3606 9060 3587 9060 3577 9104
      3579 9104
time... Mot... loc 1929z 258deg 10kt 3596 9090

Tornado... possible
hail... 1.00in
wind... 60mph

Severe Thunderstorm Watch
Issued: 2:23 PM CDT May. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

Severe Thunderstorm Watch 110 remains in effect until 800 PM CDT
for the following locations

. Arkansas counties included are

Clay Craighead Crittenden
cross Greene Lawrence
Lee Mississippi Phillips
Poinsett Randolph St. Francis

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