The National Weather Service is calling for a severe thunderstorm watch for the Saline County area.
The hazardous weather watch is in effect until further notice.
The portion of Boone Road west of Tanglewood Street in Bryant will be closed from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. today.
All westbound traffic will be detoured from Tanglewood Street to Boswell Road. All eastbound traffic will be detoured from Woodland Park Road to Boswell Road.
Workers will be adding culverts to improve the drainage in the area, according to the street department.
For questions or comments, contact the street department at 501-943-0468.
The second annual B Town Salt-Bowl-a-Thon is set for Friday, Aug. 9. at Enterprise Lanes in Benton.
Put on this year by the Bryant Area Chamber of Commerce, the event is a gathering of all Saline County residents.
â€śThe idea is for one office to challenge another office or branch in another Saline County town, or for one competitor to challenge another competitor in another town,â€ť said Julie Roltsch, chairman for the event.