The National Weather Service in Shreveport has issued a Flash Flood Watch for portions of our area until 12pm on Sunday December 13th.
Additional heavy rainfall will bring the threat of flash flooding to parts of the region today.
Flash Flood Watch remains in effect until noon CST today.
The Flash Flood Watch continues for.
Portions of Southwest Arkansas, northwest Louisiana. Southeast Oklahoma and Texas, including the following areas. In Southwest Arkansas, Hempstead, Howard, Lafayette. Little River, Miller and Sevier. In northwest Louisiana. Bossier, Caddo and De Soto. In Southeast Oklahoma. Mccurtain. In Texas, Angelina, Bowie, camp, Cass. Cherokee, Franklin, Gregg, Harrison, Marion, Morris. Nacogdoches, Panola, Red River, Rusk, San Augustine. Shelby, Smith, Titus, Upshur and wood.
Until Noon CST today.
Showers and thunderstorms containing heavy rainfall will continue to increase across the region this morning, ahead of a strong upper level storm system. An additional one to three inches of rainfall will be possible today, on top of the two to five inches that have already fallen in the last 24 hours. Soils remain saturated and creeks full, and this additional heavy rainfall will quickly run off and likely result in flash flooding.
A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead to flash flooding. Flash Flooding is a very dangerous situation. You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.