Northwest Arkansas under red flag warning

Posted: February 18, 2014 at 12:51 p.m.

Benton, Washington, Carroll and Madison counties are under a red flag warning from the National Weather Service.

"Any fires will quickly spread out of control and endanger lives and property," according to the article.

Residents should take care to dispose of cigarettes safely and avoid any activity that could start a fire, according to the warning.