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Flood Warning

Statement as of 1:44 PM CDT on May 24, 2015

Expires 5:44 AM EDT on May 25, 2015


The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Arkansas River at Toad Suck lock and dam tailwater.
* From late Tuesday night until further notice... or until the warning
is cancelled.
* At 1:00 PM Sunday the tailwater elevation was 271.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood elevation is 275.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood elevation by Wednesday morning and
continue to rise to near 276.2 feet by early Thursday morning.
Heavy rain is expected over the next two days and this forecast will
likely change.Please monitor the river forecasts from the National
Weather Service in Little Rock closely over the next few days.
* Impacts at 275.0 feet... Mobile homes in The Toad suck community on
the right descending bank near the State Highway 60 bridge are threatened.




             Fld observed forecast 7 am
location stg stg day time Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri

Arkansas River
Toad Suck 275 271.5 sun 01 PM 271.0 271.1 275.2 276.2 275.2




Lat... Lon 3483 9247 3495 9262 3504 9261 3511 9251
3501 9248 3492 9238




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1109 am CDT sun may 24 2015

The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Arkansas River at Toad Suck lock and dam tailwater.
* From late Tuesday night until further notice... or until the warning
is cancelled.
* At 10:00 am Sunday the tailwater elevation was 271.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood elevation is 275.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood elevation by Wednesday morning and
continue to rise to near 276.2 feet by early Thursday morning.
Heavy rain is expected over the next two days and this forecast will
likely change.Please monitor the river forecasts from the National
Weather Service in Little Rock closely over the next few days.
* Impacts at 275.0 feet... Mobile homes in The Toad suck community on
the right descending bank near the State Highway 60 bridge are threatened.



             Fld observed forecast 7 am
location stg stg day time Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri

Arkansas River
Toad Suck 275 271.6 sun 10 am 271.0 271.1 275.2 276.2 275.2




Lat... Lon 3483 9247 3495 9262 3504 9261 3511 9251
3501 9248 3492 9238






Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 4:39 PM CDT on May 24, 2015

Expires 2:00 PM EDT on May 26, 2015


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Tuesday
afternoon...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of central Arkansas... eastern Arkansas... north
central Arkansas... southeast 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 southeast Arkansas... Arkansas...
Bradley... Cleveland... Desha... Drew... Jefferson and Lincoln. In
southwest Arkansas... Calhoun... Clark... Dallas... Hot Spring...
Ouachita and Pike. In western Arkansas... Johnson... Logan...
Montgomery... Polk and Scott.

* Through Tuesday afternoon

* widespread showers and thunderstorms will continue across the
area this afternoon... before decreasing in coverage this evening.
Rainfall of 1 to 2 inches will be common... with locally higher
amounts. The rainfall will fall in a very short time
frame... with run off likely.

There will smaller rain chances across the region for Memorial
Day... before another round of heavy rainfall moves into the
state Monday night into Tuesday. The second round of rainfall is
expected to bring widespread 2 to 4 inch rainfall amounts... with
more flooding issues expected.

* The soil across much of Arkansas remains saturated from the
heavy rainfall that occurred during the month of may. Many
rivers and streams are still at unseasonably high levels...
with any additional heavy rainfall only increasing the
potential for flash flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.



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Local Storm Report



05/24/2015 0435 PM

2 miles W of Hamlet, Faulkner County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Powerpole snapped and blocking traffic on Highway 64.




05/24/2015 0435 PM

2 miles NW of Vilonia, Faulkner County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Large Oak Tree down across Highway 36.




05/24/2015 0443 PM

Vilonia, Faulkner County.

Thunderstorm wind gust e60.00 mph, reported by trained spotter.


            Storm spotter report winds from 50 to 60 mph. At this
            time no damage seen.




05/24/2015 0450 PM

Mt Vernon, Faulkner County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Trees down across roadway north of Garland Springs Road
            and Highway 310.




05/24/2015 0435 PM

2 miles W of Hamlet, Faulkner County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Powerpole snapped and blocking traffic on Highway 64.




05/24/2015 0435 PM

2 miles NW of Vilonia, Faulkner County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Large Oak Tree down across Highway 36.




05/24/2015 0443 PM

Vilonia, Faulkner County.

Thunderstorm wind gust e60.00 mph, reported by trained spotter.


            Storm spotter report winds from 50 to 60 mph. At this
            time no damage seen.




05/24/2015 0450 PM

Mt Vernon, Faulkner County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Trees down across roadway north of Garland Springs Road
            and Highway 310.




05/24/2015 0450 PM

Mt Vernon, Faulkner County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Trees down across roadway north of Garland Springs Road
            and Highway 310.





05/24/2015 0435 PM

2 miles NW of Vilonia, Faulkner County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Large Oak Tree down across Highway 36.





05/24/2015 0435 PM

2 miles W of Hamlet, Faulkner County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Powerpole snapped and blocking traffic on Highway 64.





05/24/2015 0435 PM

2 miles NW of Vilonia, Faulkner County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Large Oak Tree down across Highway 36.





05/24/2015 0450 PM

Mt Vernon, Faulkner County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Trees down across roadway north of Garland Springs Road
            and Highway 310.





05/24/2015 0450 PM

Mt Vernon, Faulkner County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Trees down across roadway north of Garland Springs Road
            and Highway 310.





05/24/2015 0435 PM

2 miles NW of Vilonia, Faulkner County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Large Oak Tree down across Highway 36.





05/24/2015 0435 PM

2 miles NW of Vilonia, Faulkner County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Large Oak Tree down across Highway 36.





05/24/2015 0435 PM

2 miles W of Hamlet, Faulkner County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Powerpole snapped and blocking traffic on Highway 64.





05/24/2015 0435 PM

2 miles W of Hamlet, Faulkner County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Powerpole snapped and blocking traffic on Highway 64.





05/24/2015 0443 PM

Vilonia, Faulkner County.

Thunderstorm wind gust e60 mph, reported by trained spotter.


            Storm spotter report winds from 50 to 60 mph. At this
            time no damage seen.





05/24/2015 0443 PM

Vilonia, Faulkner County.

Thunderstorm wind gust e60 mph, reported by trained spotter.


            Storm spotter report winds from 50 to 60 mph. At this
            time no damage seen.



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