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Flood Warning

Statement as of 3:31 PM CDT on May 26, 2015

Expires 7:30 AM EDT on May 27, 2015


The Flood Warning continues for
the Arkansas River at Toad Suck lock and dam tailwater.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 2:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 274.1 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 275.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by this evening and continue to
rise to near 278.4 feet by Thursday early afternoon.
* Impacts at 278.0 feet... Lollie community affected. Additional farmlands
in Faulkner County flooded by backwater up Palarm creek and Tupelo bayou.




             Fld observed forecast 7 am
location stg stg day time Wed Thu Fri Sat sun

Arkansas River
Toad Suck 275 274.1 Tue 02 PM 276.7 278.2 277.9 277.0 275.9




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




224



331 PM CDT Tue may 26 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
the Arkansas River at Morrilton.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 3:15 PM Tuesday the stage was 34.2 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 30.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 38.4 feet by
early Thursday morning.
* Impacts at 38.0 feet... begin levee patrolling.




             Fld observed forecast 7 am
location stg stg day time Wed Thu Fri Sat sun

Arkansas River
Morrilton 30 34.2 Tue 03 PM 37.2 38.4 37.5 36.3 35.6




Lat... Lon 3504 9261 3503 9269 3508 9278 3520 9280
3514 9268 3511 9251






339 PM CDT Tue may 26 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
the Fourche Lafave river near Houston.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 2:30 PM Tuesday the stage was 28.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 31.5 feet by
Thursday early afternoon.
* Impacts at 30.0 feet... State Highway 216 affected. Extensive acreage
near Harris Brake Lake and the wildlife management area are flooded.
* Impacts at 32.0 feet... roads around Harris Brake Lake are flooded.
Flooding extends from Arkansas River upstream of Harris Brake.




             Fld observed forecast 7 am
location stg stg day time Wed Thu Fri Sat sun

Fourche Lafave river
Houston 25 28.8 Tue 02 PM 29.4 31.0 31.5 30.9 30.1




Lat... Lon 3494 9262 3495 9270 3492 9284 3501 9288
3503 9274 3505 9259




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Record Report

Statement as of 4:13 AM CDT on May 26, 2015



... Record daily maximum rainfall set at Batesville Regional
Airport...

a record rainfall of 0.69 inch(es) was set at Batesville Regional
Airport yesterday. This breaks the old record of 0.52 set in 2009.



... Record daily maximum rainfall set at Hot Springs Memorial Field...

a record rainfall of 1.34 inch(es) was set at Hot Springs Memorial
Field yesterday. This breaks the old record of 0.96 set in 1991.



Public Information Statement

Statement as of 2:54 PM CDT on May 26, 2015


... NWS damage survey for 5/25/15 tornado event...

.Tornado 1...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 90-95 mph
path length /statute/: 0.4 miles
path width /maximum/: 100 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: 5/25/15
start time: tbd
start location: 3.5 se Ola / Yell County /
start lat/lon: 34.985 / -93.186

End date: 5/25/15
end time: tbd
end location: 3.1 se Ola / Yell County /
end_lat/lon: 34.992 / -93.184

.Tornado 2...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 105-110 mph
path length /statute/: 1.9 miles
path width /maximum/: 250 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: 5/25/2015
start time: tbd
start location: 3.1 ESE Ola / Yell County /
start lat/lon: 35.012 / -93.173

End date: 5/25/2015
end time: tbd
end location: 3.6 ENE Ola / Yell County /
end_lat/lon: 35.039 / -93.164


Ef scale: the Enhanced Fujita scale classifies tornadoes into
the following categories.

EF0... weak... ... 65 to 85 mph
EF1... weak... ... 86 to 110 mph
EF2... strong... .111 to 135 mph
EF3... strong... .136 to 165 mph
EF4... violent... 166 to 200mph
EF5... violent... >200mph

Note:
the information in this statement is preliminary and subject to
change pending final review of the event and publication in
NWS storm data.


Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Coastal Hazard Statement , Dense Fog Advisory
Alaska - Special Statement , Record Report
Arizona - Record Report
Arkansas - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
California - Record Report
Colorado - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Florida - Areal Flood Advisory , Coastal Hazard Statement , Record Report
Georgia - Flood Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Idaho - Flash Flood Warning , Special Statement , Record Report
Illinois - Public Information Statement
Indiana - Public Information Statement
Iowa - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Michigan - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Missouri - Flood Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Montana - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Nebraska - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Record Report
Nevada - Special Statement , Record Report
New Mexico - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement
North Carolina - Special Statement
Ohio - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Tornado Warning , Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Special Statement
South Carolina - Areal Flood Advisory
South Dakota - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning
Tennessee - Record Report
Texas - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Coastal Hazard Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Utah - Public Information Statement
West Virginia - Special Statement
Wisconsin - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement