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902 PM CST Tue Feb 20 2018
The Flood Warning continues for
The Ouachita River At Arkadelphia.
* from Thursday afternoon to Friday evening...Or until the warning is
* At 8:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 5.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Forecast...Due to heavy rainfall predicted over the next 48 hours, the
river is expected to rise to near flood stage Thursday afternoon. This is
all based off of future rainfall, and will likely be updated. Please
monitor latest forecasts through the week for updates.
* Impacts at 17.0 feet...Farmland along the river begins to flood.
Water over State Highway 7 and 51 at railroad underpass.
Fld Observed Forecast 6 AM Crest
Location Stg Stg Day Time Wed Thu Fri Crest Time Date
Arkadelphi 17 5.0 Tue 08 PM 5.8 16.5 11.3 17.0 12 PM 02/22
LAT...LON 3363 9289 3396 9301 3410 9314 3416 9302
3402 9288 3367 9275
Including the cities of Harrison, Omaha, Lead Hill, Bull Shoals,
Flippin, Yellville, Summit, Mountain Home, Norfork, Gassville,
Mammoth Spring, Viola, Salem, Cave City, Ash Flat, Hardy, Jasper,
Western Grove, Deer, Marshall, Leslie, Gilbert, Mountain View,
Fox, Timbo, Allison, Horseshoe Bend, Melbourne, Calico Rock,
Oxford, Batesville, Oil Trough, Pleasant Plains, Clarksville,
Ozone, Coal Hill, Russellville, Hector, Pelsor, Dover,
Fairfield Bay, Clinton, Bee Branch, Damascus, Heber Springs,
Greers Ferry, Drasco, Newport, Tuckerman, Swifton, Booneville,
Paris, Mount Magazine, Morrilton, Center Ridge, Hattieville,
Conway, Greenbrier, Vilonia, Mayflower, Searcy, Beebe, El Paso,
Rose Bud, Georgetown, Augusta, McCrory, Cotton Plant, Waldron,
Y City, Parks, Cauthron, Black Fork, Dardanelle, Danville, Ola,
Gravelly, Perryville, Fourche Junction, Houston, Cove, Mena,
Big Fork, Vandervoort, Wickes, Mount Ida, Norman, Pine Ridge,
Washita, Hot Springs, Hot Springs Village, Jessieville, Pearcy,
Royal, Benton, Bryant, Bauxite, Avilla, Haskell, Paron,
Little Rock, North Little Rock, Sherwood, Maumelle, Jacksonville,
Wrightsville, Cabot, Lonoke, England, Humnoke, Des Arc,
Devalls Bluff, Hazen, Ulm, Brinkley, Clarendon, Holly Grove,
Pine city, Roe, Antoine, Delight, Glenwood, Murfreesboro,
Arkadelphia, Gurdon, Amity, Okolona, Malvern, Bismarck,
Donaldson, Bonnerdale, Rockport, Glen Rose, Sheridan,
Prattsville, Poyen, Leola, Fordyce, Princeton, Manning, Sparkman,
Camden, Bearden, Chidester, and Stephens
203 PM CST Tue Feb 20 2018
...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM CST THIS EVENING
THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
The Flood Watch continues for
* Portions of CENTRAL ARKANSAS, EASTERN ARKANSAS, NORTH CENTRAL
ARKANSAS, SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS, and WESTERN ARKANSAS, including
the following areas, in CENTRAL ARKANSAS, Conway, Faulkner,
Garland, Grant, Lonoke, Perry, Pope, Prairie, Pulaski, Saline,
White, and Yell. In EASTERN ARKANSAS, Jackson, Monroe, and
Woodruff. In NORTH CENTRAL ARKANSAS, Baxter, Boone, Cleburne,
Fulton, Independence, Izard, Marion, Newton, Searcy, Sharp,
Stone, and Van Buren. In SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS, Clark, Dallas,
Hot Spring, Ouachita, and Pike. In WESTERN ARKANSAS, Johnson,
Logan, Montgomery, Polk, and Scott.
* From 6 PM CST this evening through late Wednesday night.
* Several periods of heavy rain across much of Arkansas will
create the potential for river and flash flooding to occur.
* Rainfall amounts of three to six inches are expected, with
localized heavier amounts exceeding six inches possible,
especially in the vicinity of the I-30 corridor from southwest
into central Arkansas.
A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts of heavy rain.
You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
Flood Warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.