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Northwest Arkansas getting heavy floods, rain heading our way

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Be prepared for heavy rains and possible flooding today. Northwest Arkansas is already in deep water.

Check out these pictures from our sister station in Fort Smith, Arkansas, KFSM:

Flooding isn’t expected to be as bad in our area, but there is still a flash flood watch in effect for counties throughout east Arkansas, west Tennessee and north Mississippi.

Rainfall could get up to 4 inches in some places, and winds may reach 40 mph. The heaviest rain is expected to fall around 6 p.m.

Stay off the roads this evening if you can.

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