TUESDAY, June 8

Check idrive Arkansas for road conditions.

7:49 p.m. —  The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a Flood Warning until 2 a.m. Wednesday for Desha County, Lincoln County, northern Drew County, Cleveland County, Jefferson County, Arkansas County, southeastern Grant County, southeastern Lonoke County, southeastern Prairie County and southern Monroe County in eastern Arkansas.

At 7:49 p.m., Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated heavy rain has fallen over much of the area. Flooding is already occurring in many locations within the warned area. Between three and more than 10 inches of rain have fallen over the past 12 hours. While most of the rainfall has ended, it will take some time for this water to recede. Additional rainfall will be possible overnight as well.

Some locations that will experience flooding include Pine Bluff, Monticello, Stuttgart, Pea Ridge, Dumas, Star City, Rison, Rohwer, White Hall, Altheimer, Gould, Gillett, Holly Grove, Humphrey, Wilmar, Grady, Kingsland, Arkansas City, Mitchellville and Almyra.

4:51 p.m. — The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a Flash Flood Warning until 7:50 p.m. for Drew County and southern Desha County.

4:47 p.m. — The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a Flash Flood Warning until 7:45 p.m. for northwestern Cleveland County, northeastern Dallas County, southwestern Jefferson County, and southeastern Grant County.
At 4:46 p.m., thunderstorms producing heavy rain are now re-developing across the warned area. Between 6 and 9 inches of rain have fallen and any rainfall will rapidly cause new flooding in addition to ongoing flooding. This is a dangerous situation.

4:37 p.m. — The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a Flood Warning until 7:45 p.m. for Desha County, northeastern Drew County, south central Lincoln County and south central Arkansas County.
At 437 PM CDT, local law enforcement reported ongoing flooding across the area with numerous roads still underwater and buildings inundated. Per the Dumas Police Chief, please do not drive past barricades on area roadways. Motorists are becoming stranded and in need of rescue for driving beyond these barricades. Between 10 and 15 inches of rain have fallen and additional rain is possible this evening. It will take very little rainfall to produce more flooding. Please remain weather aware and heed the advice of local officials! Travel across the area will be very hazardous, especially at night when it is more difficult to see flooded roads. Some locations that will experience flooding include Monticello, Pea Ridge, Dumas, Rohwer, Mitchellville, Tillar, Watson, Winchester, Omega, Kelso, Lucca Landing, McGehee, Yancopin, Mills, Merrisach Lake, Trusten Holder WMA, Reed, Arkansas Post, Yukon and Pickens.

4:06 p.m. — The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a Flood Advisory until 7:15 p.m. for Drew and southern Desha County. Some locations that will experience flooding include Monticello, Wilmar, Arkansas City, Ladelle, McGehee, Green Hill, Jersey Point, Prairie Grove, Jerome, Baxter, Collins, Enon, Masonville, Lacey, New Hope in Drew County, Halley and Valley.

3:49 p.m. — The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a Flash Flood Warning until 6:50 p.m. for Drew County, Lincoln County, southeastern Jefferson County and central Arkansas County.
At 3:46 p.m.. Doppler radar estimates between 6 and 10 inches of rain has fallen over much of the area. Flash flooding is ongoing. Some locations that will experience flash flooding include Monticello, Star City, Gould, Gillett, Grady, Little Bayou Meto Park, Douglas, Langford, Woodville, Mills, Whitefield, Richardson, Linwood, Nebo, Cane Creek State Park, Merrisach Lake, Feenyville, De Witt, Plantersville and Brandon.

3:42 p.m. — The Severe Thunderstorm Warning for central Desha County will expire at 3:45 p.m. The storms which prompted the warning have moved out of the area. However gusty winds and heavy rain are still possible with these thunderstorms. A Severe Thunderstorm Watch remains in effect until 7 p.m. for southeastern Arkansas.

3:22 p.m.Flash Flood Emergency for Dumas, Pickens, Winchester and Rohwer
The National Weather Service in Little Rock has extended the Flash Flood Warning until 4:35 p.m. for northeastern Drew County, Desha County, southeastern Lincoln County, and south central Arkansas County.
At 3:21 Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the warned area. Between 10 and 15 inches of rain have fallen. Flash flooding is ongoing or expected to begin shortly.
This is a Particularly Dangerous Situation. Seek higher ground now. Life threatening flash flooding of low water crossings, small creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses. Some locations that will experience flash flooding include Monticello, Pea Ridge, Dumas, Rohwer, Mitchellville, Tillar, Watson, Winchester, Omega, Kelso, McGehee, Lucca Landing, Yancopin, Mills, Merrisach Lake, Trusten Holder WMA, Reed, Arkansas Post, Yukon and Pickens.

3:16 p.m. — The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning until 3:45 p.m. for central Desha County and southern Arkansas County.
At 3:15 p.m. severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from Trusten Holder WMA to near Yancopin to 6 miles southwest of Rosedale to near Arkansas City, moving northeast at 45 mph.

2:53 p.m. — A  Flash Flood Warning remains in effect until 4:55 p.m. for Cleveland and west central Lincoln counties.
At 2:53 p.m., Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the warned area. Between 3 and 7 inches of rain have fallen. Flash flooding is ongoing or expected to begin shortly.
Some locations that will experience flash flooding include Rison, Kingsland, Toledo, Mt Elba, Kedron, Herbine, Hebron, Marks Mill State Park, Tipton, Calmer, Mt Zion, Rowell, Randall, Pansy, Glendale in Lincoln County, Staves and New Edinburg.

2:46 p.m. — The National Weather Service in Little Rock has extended the Flash Flood Warning until 3:25 p.m. for northeastern Lincoln County, southeastern Jefferson County, and central Arkansas County.
At 2:46 p.m. Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the warned area. Between 4 and 6 inches of rain have fallen. Flash flooding is ongoing.

2:40 p.m. — Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Wednesday morning. Additional heavy rainfall is likely across portions of central and southern Arkansas through Wednesday morning. Any showers and thunderstorms that develop will have very high rainfall rates associated with them, in some cases more than 2-3 inches per hour. Localized rainfall amounts could exceed 4 inches in some cases. Portions of southeast Arkansas have received more than a foot of rainfall over the past 24 hours. Any additional rainfall over these areas will be a major concern and would only worsen ongoing flooding across the area. Local rivers and streams will continue to remain at elevated levels, with additional rises still possible.

2:33 p.m.Flash Flood Emergency for Dumas, Pickens, Winchester and Rohwer.
The National Weather Service in Little Rock has extended the Flash Flood Warning until 3:35 p.m. for northeastern Drew County, southeastern Lincoln County, Desha County, and south central Arkansas County.
At 3:35 p.m., Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the warned area. Between 10 and 15 inches of rain have fallen. Flash flooding is ongoing or expected to begin shortly. This is a Flash Flood Emergency for Dumas, Pickens, Winchester, and Rohwer. This is a PARTICULARLY DANGEROUS SITUATION. Seek higher ground now!  Some locations that will experience flash flooding include Monticello, Pea Ridge, Dumas, Rohwer, Mitchellville, Tillar, Watson, Winchester, Omega, Kelso, McGehee, Lucca Landing, Yancopin, Mills, Merrisach Lake, Trusten Holder WMA, Reed, Arkansas Post, Yukon and Pickens in Desha County.

2:22 p.m. — A Severe Thunderstorm Warning remains in effect until 2:45 p.m. for northeastern Drew, eastern Lincoln, northwestern Desha, southeastern Jefferson, .and central Arkansas counties.
At 2:20 p.m. severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from eight miles northeast of Langford to Gould to 10 miles northeast of Monticello, moving east at 35 miles per hour.

1:48 p.m. — The National Weather Service in Little Rock has extended the Flash Flood Warning for northern Desha County, southeastern Jefferson County, and Lincoln County until 3 p.m.
at 1:48 p.m. local law enforcement reported thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the warned area. Between 8 and 10 inches of rain have fallen. Flash flooding is ongoing.

12:40 p.m. — A Severe Thunderstorm Watch is in effect until 7 p.m. for Ashley, Bradley, Chicot, Cleveland, Desha, Drew, Lincoln, Jefferson, Dallas,  Calhoun, Arkansas, Columbia, Ouachita, Phillips and Union counties.

8:56 a.m. —  The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a Flash Flood Warning for central Desha County until 11:55 a.m.
At 8:55 a.m. trained weather spotters reported flooding due to heavy rain across the warned area. Between 2 and 4 inches of rain have fallen. Flash flooding is ongoing or expected to begin shortly.
Some locations that will experience flash flooding include Rohwer, Tillar, Kelso, Lucca Landing, McGehee, Reed and McArthur.

7:57 a.m. — The National Weather Service in Little Rock has extended the Flash Flood Warning for Cleveland County, Lincoln County, northern Desha County and Jefferson County has been extended until 10 a.m.
At 7:56 a.m., local law enforcement reported flooding due to heavy rain across the warned area. Between 3 and 4 inches of rain have fallen. Flash flooding is ongoing.

7:53 a.m. — The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a Flash Flood Warning for Drew County until 10:55 a.m.
At 7:53 a.m., Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the warned area. Between 1 and 3 inches of rain have fallen. Flash flooding is ongoing or expected to begin shortly.
Some locations that will experience flash flooding include Monticello, Wilmar, Tillar, Winchester, Green Hill, Plantersville, Brandon, Enon, Montongo, Coleman, Florence, New Hope, Selma, Collins, Rock Springs, Lacey and Valley.

6:54 a.m. — The Flash Flood Warning for southern Desha County remains in effect until 8:45 a.m.
At 6:51 a.m. Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the warned area. Between 2 and 3 inches of rain have already fallen. Flash flooding has been reported by local law enforcement around the county.
Some locations that will experience flash flooding include Rohwer, Arkansas City, Tillar, Lucca Landing, Kelso, Jersey Point, McGehee, Reed, McArthur, Halley and Masonville.

5:57 a.m. — The National Weather Service in Little Rock has extended the Flash Flood Warning for Cleveland County, Lincoln County, northern Desha County and southeastern Jefferson County until 8:15 a.m.
At 551 AM CDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the warned area. Between 3 to 4 inches of rain have already fallen. Flash flooding is already ongoing and law enforcement from Cleveland and Lincoln counties have reported water over several roads in local municipalities.

5:47 a.m.  —  The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a  Flash Flood Warning for southern Desha County until 8:45 a.m.
At 5:46 a.m., Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the warned area. Between 1 and 2 inches of rain have fallen. Flash flooding is likely ongoing or expected to begin shortly.

4:20 a.m. — A Flash Flood Warning is in effect until 6:15 a.m. for Cleveland, Lincoln, northern Desha and southeastern Jefferson counties.
At 4:18 a.m., Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the warned area. Between 2 and 2.5 inches of rain have fallen. Flash flooding is ongoing or expected to begin shortly.

3:33 a.m. — Persistent showers and thunderstorms are expected across the southern portion of the state Tuesday. Heavy to excessive rainfall will accompany these storms, with additional rainfall accumulations of four to five inches possible, and some locally greater amounts. Given a very saturated soil surface from prior rainfall over the last few days, flash flooding will be likely where heavy rainfall occurs as will not take much rain for runoff to begin. Due to the magnitude of rainfall anticipated and the potential for locally greater amounts, flash flooding may be considerable in nature at times. Please be sure to heed local guidance on road closures due to high water.

MONDAY, June 7

6:23 p.m. — The National Weather Service in Jackson, Mississippi has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning until 7:30 p.m. for Chicot County, east Carroll Parish in Louisiana, Washington County in Mississippi, Issaquena County in Mississippi, Bolivar County in Mississippi, and Sharkey County in Mississippi.
At 6:23 p.m., severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near Tillar to eight miles southeast of Parkdale to near Darnell, moving northeast at 50 mph.

6:07 p.m. — The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for  Desha, Lincoln, Jefferson, Arkansas, Prairie County, Lonoke and Monroe counties until 7 p.m.
At 6:07 p.m., severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from Hensley Island to near Madding to near Cane Creek State Park to near Gould to six miles north of Jersey Point, moving northeast at 50 mph.

5:57 p.m. — A Severe Thunderstorm Warning remains in effect until 6:15 p.m. for southern Desha, northeastern Drew and south central Lincoln counties.
At 5:56 p.m. severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles east of Plantersville to near Winchester to near Tillar to Lucca Landing, moving northeast at 40 mph.

5:56 p.m. — The National Weather Service in Jackson, Mississippi a Severe Thunderstorm Warning until 7 p.m. for Ashley County.
At 5:55 P.M., severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from North Crossett to near Berlin, moving northeast at 45 mph. Severe thunderstorms will be near:
Berlin around 6 p.m.
Old Milo around 6:05 p.m.
Hamburg and Fountain Hill around 6:10 p.m.
Portland and Snyder around 6:25 p.m.
Montrose around 6:30 p.m.

5:44 p.m. — A Severe Thunderstorm Warning remains in effect until 6:15 p.m. for Bradley, Drew, southern Desha, and south central Lincoln counties.
At 544 p.m., severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near Monticello to 10 miles southwest of Tillar to near McGehee to near Arkansas City, moving northeast at 60 mph.

5:39 p.m. — The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for northeastern Bradley County, western Drew County, eastern Cleveland County, western Lincoln County, Jefferson County, southwestern Lonoke County, eastern Grant County, Jefferson County, southeastern Saline County, western Lincoln County and southeastern Pulaski County.

5:31 p.m. —  A Severe Thunderstorm Warning remains in effect until 6 p.m. for Ashley County.
At 5:30 p.m., severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from seven miles west of Old Milo to seven miles east of Huttig, moving east at 30 mph.
These severe storms will be near:
Crossett, North Crossett and Old Milo around 5:45 p.m.
Fountain Hill around 5:50 p.m.
Hamburg around 5:55 p.m.
Berlin around 6:05 p.m.
Snyder around 6:15 p.m.

5:25 p.m. — The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Drew County, east central Bradley County, southern Desha County, and south central Lincoln County until 6:15 p.m.
At 5:24 p.m. severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from six miles northwest of Fountain Hill to near Ladelle to near Snyder, moving northeast at 40 mph.

5:04 p.m. — The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning until 5:45 p.m. for Bradley County, Cleveland County, western Drew County, southwestern Lincoln County, southwestern Jefferson County, Calhoun County, eastern Dallas County and eastern Grant County.
At 5:04 p.m. severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near Carthage to near Fordyce to near Weeks to near Hilo, moving north at 50 mph. Torrential rainfall is occurring with these storms, and flash flooding may occur. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.

5:02 p.m. — The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a Tornado Warning for southwestern Cleveland County, northeastern Calhoun County, and southeastern Dallas County until 5:30 p.m.
At 5:01 p.m., a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over Ellisville, or nine miles south of Fordyce, moving northeast at 20 mph.

4:58 p.m. — The National Weather Service in Jackson, Mississippi has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for. Ashley County until 6 p.m.
At 4:58 p.m., a severe thunderstorm was located near Crossett, moving northeast at 30 mph. This severe thunderstorm will be near North Crossett around 5:10 p.m., Hamburg around 5:20 p.m., Old Milo around 5:25 p.m. and Fountain Hill around 5:35 p.m.

4:35 p.m. — The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning until 5:15 p.m. for Bradley County, south central Cleveland County, Calhoun County, southeastern Dallas County, and southeastern Ouachita County.
At 435 P.M., severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near Cullendale to near Moro Bay, moving northeast at 40 mph.