1 injury reported:
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – The Little Rock Police Department reports one storm-related injury on Thursday afternoon.
The LRPD says a man was in a car when a street sign flew into his vehicle in southwest Little Rock near Interstate 30.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – Storm damage reported off I-30 in Little Rock. As seen in photos, a tree blocking part of Frontage Road near exit 130 and building damage to shops. You can see metal siding hanging off and insulation blown into fences.
Flooding spotted on Barberry Street in North Little Rock. Photo from Donna Treece.
Storm damage off I-30 in Little Rock. There’s a tree blocking part of Frontage Rd near exit 130 and building damage to shops. You can see metal siding hanging off and insulation blown into fences #ARwx pic.twitter.com/CbDCo0r8Qp — Susan El Khoury (@SusanElKhoury) May 2, 2019
It has been reported by viewers that Kellog Acres Road in Sherwood is closed. A tree is down on power lines and across the road just past the bridge. Photo submitted by Jennifer O’Brien.
Road closures reported in Saline County. A section of State Highway 35 has been closed due to a downed tree.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – Storm damage is reported in Central Arkansas after severe weather moved through early Thursday afternoon.
We’re hearing reports of damage coming in from the southwest Little Rock area.
Tornado warnings had been issued for Pulaski, Faulkner, Lonoke, White counties at the time as well as flash flood warnings.
The National Weather Service Office in Little Rock has these reports so far:
0221 PM FLASH FLOOD LITTLE ROCK. FLOODING REPORTED OFF CANTRELL NEAR ALLSOPP PARK.
0216 PM FLASH FLOOD VILONIA (FAULKNER COUNTY). FLASH FLOODING WAS REPORTED ON OTTO ROAD IN VILONIA.
0152 PM TORNADO 2 SW OTTO (FAULKNER COUNTY) HOUSE REPORTED TO BE DAMAGED.
0142 PM TSTM WND DMG DOWNTOWN LITTLE ROCK. DAMAGE WAS REPORTED OFF INTERSTATE 30. A TREE WAS REPORTED DOWN BLOCKING PART OF FRONTAGE ROAD NEAR EXIT 130.
0128 PM TSTM WND DMG 2 N MACON (PULASKI COUNTY). ROOF DAMAGE, DOWNED TREES AND DAMAGE TO AN RV.
0124 PM TORNADO 2 NNW SYLVAN HILLS (PULASKI COUNTY). TREES REPORTED TO BE BLOWN DOWN.
0115 PM FLASH FLOOD NORTH LITTLE ROCK. STREET FLOODING WAS OCCURING ON NORTH CYPRESS CREEK
1255 PM TSTM WND DMG MABELVALE (PULASKI COUNTY). A GARAGE DOOR WAS BLOWN IN, AND SOME ROOFING MATERIAL WAS REMOVED FROM A BUSINESS AT 10601 OTTER CREEK BLVD. IN MABELVALE. ESTIMATE THUNDERSTORM WINDS OF 60 TO 70 MPH.
1252 PM TSTM WND DMG MABELVALE. A METAL SHED WAS DAMAGED ALONG WITH 8 TO 10 TREES REPORTED DOWN AT OTTER CREEK AND MABELVALE WEST.
1228 PM FLASH FLOOD HOT SPRINGS (GARLAND COUNTY). OBSERVED A VIDEO OF FLASH FLOODING ALONG CENTRAL AVE. AT FILES RD. THE INTERSECTION WAS COMPLETELY UNDER WATER AND THERE WAS A VEHICLE STRANDED IN THE FLOODING.