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Arkansas Tornadoes: 'Utter Devastation', 15 Deaths Reported

The Weather Channel - 27 Apr 2014
A dangerous scene played out northwest of Little Rock, Arkansas, on Sunday night when a massive tornado slammed Mayflower and Vilonia, demolishing homes and tossing cars like toys. Emergency officials began to pick through the rubble to look for ...
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The Latest: Tornado flattens buildings, flood threat lingers

Washington Post - 22 Jun 2017
Cindy moved ashore as a tropical storm early Thursday near the Louisiana-Texas line. It weakened to a tropical depression and was moving north toward Arkansas. The system continues to pull moisture from the Gulf of Mexico and is fueling bands of heavy ...
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NWS Issues Tornado Watch For Portions Of Northwest Arkansas - 27 May 2017
ARKANSAS (KFSM) — A tornado watch has been issued for parts of Arkansas until 12 a.m. and a flood watch is currently in place for parts of Benton County, according to the National Weather Service (NWS). Widespread severe weather is expected late ...
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Dog picked up by tornado survives

KNWA - 15 Jun 2017
Three weeks ago, a tornado ripped through Davis County, North Carolina, sweeping up Duke along the way and carrying him almost 1,000 feet from his house. "(He was) picked up in the mass of the swirling wind," Duke's owner, Lewis Vannoy, told CNN ...
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NWS: Watches, Warnings, Advisories For Arkansas - 28 May 2017
ARKANSAS (KFSM) — Sebastian County's thunderstorm warning expires at 1:30 a.m. Sunday (May 28) and a tornado watch remains in effect until 2 a.m. for west central Arkansas and southeastern Oklahoma. Logan and Scott Counties thunderstorm warning ...
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Tornado Watch - 28 May 2017
Watch county notification for watches 280/284/287 national weather service memphis tn 959 pm cdt sat may 27 2017 the national weather service has issued tornado watch 287 in effect until 5 am cdt sunday for the following areas in arkansas this watch ...
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Mayflower School District storm shelter starts

Arkansas Online - 18 Jun 2017
MAYFLOWER — The next time a tornado siren goes off during school hours in Mayflower, nervous elementary students will have a safe place to go. A groundbreaking was held Monday for a $1.3 million tornado shelter to be built in the Mayflower Elementary ...
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President Trump declares disaster after Arkansas severe weather

THV 11 - 15 Jun 2017
President Donald Trump has ordered federal assistance for areas affected by recent severe storms, flooding and tornadoes that struck the state in April and May. “This quick response in support of Governor Huthinson's request is necessary to help ...
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Tornado Watch issued for NWA, River Valley, eastern Okla.

4029tv - 27 May 2017
The National Weather Service has issued a Tornado Watch for Benton, Carroll, Crawford, Franklin, Madison, Sebastian and Washington Counties in Arkansas and Adair, Delaware, LeFlore and Sequoyah Counties in Oklahoma until midnight. Advertisement.
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Inside one of the wildest tornado-chasing days ever recorded

CNN - 23 May 2017
(CNN) In the world of storm chasers, May 24, 2016, inspires a near-universal fascination. On that day, the panoramic skies stretching over the Great Plains just outside of Dodge City, Kansas, became the backdrop for a dazzling tornado outbreak, when a ...
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The Jarrell tornado: 20 years later

KVUE - 28 May 2017
“I had never felt that kind of humidity at that hour of the day,” Curtis said. Then a gravity wave -- a ripple in the atmosphere -- produced by storms in Oklahoma and Arkansas the day before collided with that muggy air mass over Central Texas. The ...
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Foster celebrates 105 years

The News - 14 Jun 2017
She was surrounded by family and friends and as a result of this milestone, she will be receiving the state flag that flew over the Arkansas State Capitol on her birthday in honor of her 105 years. In Areawide Media's magazine, Avenues, White River ...

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