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Watches & Warnings

Tornado Watch
Issued: 12:24 PM CDT Apr. 26, 2017 – National Weather Service

Tornado Watch 162 remains in effect until 500 PM CDT for the
following locations

. Arkansas counties included are

Arkansas Bradley Calhoun
Clark Clay Cleburne
Cleveland Columbia Conway
Craighead cross Dallas
Desha Drew Faulkner
Fulton Garland Grant
Greene Hempstead Hot Spring
Howard Independence Izard
Jackson Jefferson Lafayette
Lawrence Lee Lincoln
Little River Lonoke Miller
Monroe Montgomery Nevada
Ouachita Perry Phillips
Pike Poinsett prairie
Pulaski Randolph St. Francis
Saline Sevier sharp
stone Union Van Buren
white Woodruff

Lake Wind Advisory
Issued: 4:19 AM CDT Apr. 26, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Lake Wind Advisory in effect from 9 am this morning to 8 PM
CDT this evening...

The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a lake
Wind Advisory, which is in effect from 9 am this morning to 8 PM
CDT this evening.

* Event... south winds will be elevated and produce wind

* Areas affected... much of Arkansas.

* Timing... by 9 am CDT winds will become elevated and last to
earlier evening around 8 PM CDT.

* Winds... south winds will reach 15 to 25 mph with some gusts to
30 to 35 mph.

* Impacts... boaters on area lakes and rivers should use extra
caution due to the expected high winds.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A lake Wind Advisory indicates that winds will cause rough chop
on area lakes, as well as some areas rivers. Small boats will be
especially prone to capsizing.


Special Statement
Issued: 12:09 PM CDT Apr. 26, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Significant weather advisory for Perry... south central Conway...
southwestern Faulkner... northwestern Garland... northwestern Saline...
southeastern Yell... northwestern Pulaski and southeastern Pope
counties until 100 PM CDT...

At 1209 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 7
miles northwest of Lake Ouachita State Park, or 18 miles northwest of
Hot Springs, moving northeast at 50 mph.

Half inch hail and winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with
this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Hot Springs Village... Morrilton...
Perryville... Oppelo...
Mountain Pine... Perry...
Adona... Houston...
Sequoya Park... Little Italy...
Roland in Pulaski County... Jessieville...
Lake Ouachita State Park... Wye Mountain...
Williams Junction... Petit Jean State Park...
Bigelow... Casa...
Aplin... Fourche...

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

A Tornado Watch remains in effect until 500 PM CDT for central

Lat... Lon 3477 9337 3477 9329 3484 9328 3524 9278
      3490 9245 3453 9324 3476 9339
time... Mot... loc 1709z 236deg 43kt 3471 9327


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