Fort Smith, AR

6:42 AM CDT on August 17, 2017 (GMT -0500)
South Fort Smith | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Areal Flood Advisory Active Notice: Areal Flood Advisory

Elev 534 ft 35.29 °N, 94.39 °W | Updated 3 seconds ago

Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
71.6 °F
Feels Like 71.6 °F
N
3.2
Wind Variable Wind from West

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.94 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 800 ft
Dew Point 71 °F
Humidity 98%
Rainfall 0.58 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:38 AM 8:03 PM
Waning Crescent, 23% visible
SPECI KFSM 171129Z 17003KT 10SM SCT008 23/23 A2994 RMK AO2 T02330228
Pressure 29.94 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 800 ft
Dew Point 71 °F
Humidity 98%
Rainfall 0.58 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:38 AM 8:03 PM
Waning Crescent, 23% visible
SPECI KFSM 171129Z 17003KT 10SM SCT008 23/23 A2994 RMK AO2 T02330228

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Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 2:16 AM CDT Aug. 17, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Tulsa has issued a

* flood advisory for...
southern Madison County in northwestern Arkansas...
Franklin County in west central Arkansas...
Crawford County in northwestern Arkansas...
northern Sebastian County in west central Arkansas...
southern Washington County in northwestern Arkansas...
Sequoyah County in east central Oklahoma...
Adair County in northeastern Oklahoma...
southeastern Cherokee County in east central Oklahoma...

* until 715 am CDT

* at 213 am CDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding in the advisory area.
Widespread 1 to 2 inch rains are expected, with some locally
heavier amounts possible. Portions of the area that are fairly
saturated from recent rains will be monitored for a possible
upgrade to a Flash Flood Warning.

* Some locations that may experience flooding include...
Fort Smith... Van Buren...
Tahlequah... Sallisaw...
Stilwell... Ozark...
Charleston... Cedarville...
Mountainburg... Natural Dam...
Alma... Barling...
Prairie Grove... Muldrow...
Roland... West Fork...
Lavaca... Lincoln...
Arkoma... Mulberry...

This includes the following highways,
Interstate 40 in Arkansas between mile markers 0 and 42.
Interstate 40 in Oklahoma between mile markers 290 and 328.
Interstate 540 between mile markers 1 and 14.
Interstate 49 between mile markers 22 and 56.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.


Lat... Lon 3588 9352 3576 9352 3577 9370 3538 9371
      3537 9375 3542 9380 3531 9381 3532 9392
      3523 9392 3523 9402 3521 9403 3529 9444
      3538 9443 3537 9449 3530 9449 3538 9489
      3546 9503 3546 9508 3602 9507 3596 9347


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