...Heavy Rainfall and Flooding Potential later Today thru Saturday... .Multiple rounds of heavy rainfall across much of southeast Oklahoma and northwest Arkansas, as well as portions of east central and extreme northeast Oklahoma later today through Saturday before a cold front pushes through the region Saturday afternoon and evening. Soils are becoming increasingly saturated across the region, due to multiple rounds of rainfall that has already occurred. Thus, the probability of rainfall turning to runoff is increased, which could lead to flooding. ...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON... The National Weather Service in Tulsa has expanded the * Flood Watch to include portions of northwest Arkansas and Oklahoma...including the following counties...in northwest Arkansas...Benton...Carroll...Crawford...Madison and Washington AR. in Oklahoma...Adair...Cherokee...Delaware... Haskell...McIntosh...Muskogee...Ottawa...Pittsburg and Sequoyah. * Through Saturday afternoon * Rainfall amounts of 1 to 3 inches will be common across the watch area, with locally higher amounts possible. * This will likely lead to flooding of some low lying areas. Additional rainfall on top of recent rains will increase the potential for flash flooding and also some river flooding concerns.
Current Conditon: Overcast
Wind Speeds: 4.72mph
Chance of Precipitation: 0.01%
Temperature: 63/34 Heavy rain until afternoon. Sunday:
Temperature: 56/37 Clear throughout the day. Monday:
Temperature: 60/41 Partly cloudy until afternoon. Tuesday:
Temperature: 60/51 Mostly cloudy throughout the day. Wednesday:
Temperature: 61/41 Rain starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.