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Flood Warning

Statement as of 2:30 PM CDT on May 28, 2015

Expires 4:23 AM EDT on June 02, 2015


... This is a dangerous and life threatening situation...

the Flood Warning continues for
the Arkansas River at Ozark lock and dam.
* Until late Monday night, or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 2:00 PM Thursday, the stage was 366.0 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring but the river is falling.
* Flood stage is 357.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue falling to below flood stage by
late Monday evening. However, additional rainfall over the next few
days could impact this forecast. Later updates should be monitored.
* Impact... at 367.0 feet, highways 309 and 288 northwest of Paris in
Logan County are inundated by backwater up Six Mile creek.
Backwater flooding will spread westward into Franklin County at
higher stages. This is an extremely dangerous and life threatening
situation.


Lat... Lon 3546 9405 3550 9382 3542 9347 3536 9349
      3531 9371 3540 9385




Record Report

Statement as of 9:00 AM CDT on May 28, 2015


... Record monthly... Spring... and all-time monthly rainfall set at
Mena and Big Fork...

At Mena in Polk County... 19.74 inches of rain has fallen this may.
This has been the wettest may since 1990... and is the wettest may on
record. The previous wettest may was in 1990... with 18.08 inches.

May 2015 has also been the wettest month in 100 years /since August
of 1915/... and is now the wettest month ever recorded. The wettest
months at Mena are listed below...

1. May 2015 - 19.74 inches
2. Aug 1915 - 18.81 inches
3. May 1990 - 18.08 inches
4. Mar 1945 - 18.01 inches
5. Oct 1984 - 16.69 inches

For this Spring... /which is considered from March 1st-may 31st/...
34.63 inches of rain has fallen... making it the wettest Spring since
1968... and the wettest ever recorded. The previous record was 31.70
inches in 1968.

Records for Mena began in 1887.

At Big Fork 1 SSE in Polk County... 21.32 inches of rain has fallen
this may. This has been the wettest may since 1946... and is the
wettest may on record. The previous wettest may was in 1946... with
15.90 inches.

May 2015 has also been the wettest month since March of 1945... and
is now the wettest month ever recorded. The wettest months at Big
Fork are listed below...

1. May 2015 - 21.32 inches
2. Mar 1945 - 21.07 inches
3. Dec 1982 - 17.25 inches
4. Nov 1996 - 17.09 inches
5. Sep 2009 - 16.26 inches

For this Spring... 37.46 inches of rain has fallen... making it the
wettest Spring since 1968... and the wettest ever recorded. The
previous record was 36.69 inches in 1968.

Records for Big Fork began in 1944.


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Alabama - Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Alaska - Special Statement , Record Report
Arizona - Special Statement, Air Quality Alert , Special Statement , Air Quality Alert
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
California - Special Statement
Colorado - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Tornado Warning , Tornado Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
District of Columbia - Record Report
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement , Record Report
Georgia - Flash Flood Warning , Special Statement
Idaho - Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Illinois - Public Information Statement
Iowa - Public Information Statement
Kansas - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Tornado Warning , Tornado Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Record Report
Kentucky - Special Statement
Louisiana - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Maine - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement
Maryland - Record Report
Massachusetts - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Michigan - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Special Statement
Mississippi - Flood Warning
Missouri - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Montana - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Lake Wind Advisory
Nebraska - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
New Jersey - Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
New Mexico - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
New York - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Areal Flood Advisory
North Dakota - Special Statement
Oklahoma - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Pennsylvania - Record Report
Puerto Rico - Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory
Rhode Island - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Special Statement
South Carolina - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
South Dakota - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement
Texas - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Utah - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Vermont - Public Information Statement
Virginia - Special Statement , Record Report
Washington - Areal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
West Virginia - Record Report
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Special Statement
Wyoming - Flood Warning , Special Weather Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement