NWS Briefing for April 18, 2019
DAY ONE…This Afternoon and Tonight A Flash Flood Watch is in effect for late tonight across portions of East Arkansas, West Tennessee, and Northwest Mississippi. Locally heavy rain could produce flash flooding overnight. Strong to severe storms are possible along and west of the Mississippi River tonight. Gusty winds will be the main threat. .DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN…Thursday through Tuesday A Flash Flood Watch will be in effect for a large portion of the Mid-South for Thursday and into Thursday evening. Locally heavy rain could produce flash flooding. Strong to severe storms are possible across the entire Midsouth Thursday. Damaging winds will be the main threat…with a secondary threat for large hail and brief tornadoes.