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Flood Warning

Statement as of 9:43 PM CDT on April 28, 2017

Expires 1:42 PM EDT on April 29, 2017


... Forecast flooding increased from minor to moderate severity...
the Flood Warning continues for
the White River at Clarendon.
* From Monday evening until further notice... or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 9:00 PM Friday the stage was 23.6 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 26.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Monday and continue to rise
to near 30.5 feet by Tuesday, may 9th. This forecast is based off of
heavy rainfall forecasted upstream this weekend. Please monitor
latest forecasts for any updates.
* Impacts at 26.0 feet... river flows in many side channels and creates
islands between the river and sloughs and creeks. Flooding of
cropland and Timber is occurring. Portions of the National wildlife
Refuge downstream of Clarendon flooding.
* Impacts 28.0 feet... closure of specific flood prone regions as
determined by Arkansas game and fish commission. Some of this area
may include the mike freeze Wattensaw wma... Benson creek natural
area wma and the Sheffield Nelson Dagmar wma.
* Impacts at 30.0 feet... Clarendon storm sewer should be closed to
keep river from backing up outflow pipe. Extensive flooding in the
Delta. Most cropland and Timber in bottoms are flooded. Much of the
National wildlife Refuge land downstream of Clarendon will be
flooded.

             Fld observed forecast 6 am
location stg stg day time Sat sun Mon Tue Wed

Lower White River
Clarendon 26 23.6 Fri 09 PM 24.1 24.7 25.4 26.3 26.9




Lat... Lon 3435 9119 3449 9132 3466 9139 3472 9129
3455 9120 3442 9108




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902 PM CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Arkansas River at Pendleton.
* From Tuesday morning until further notice... or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 8:15 PM Friday the stage was 28.2 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 31.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Tuesday morning and continue
to rise to near 32.0 feet by Wednesday afternoon.
* Impacts at 31.0 feet... residences inside the levee just upstream
of the Pendleton bridge are affected.
* Impacts at 32.0 feet... area access roads on right descending bank
upstream and downstream of the bridge are flooded. Property inside
the levee in the pendeleton area is threatened and should be
removed.



             Fld observed forecast 6 am
location stg stg day time Sat sun Mon Tue Wed

Arkansas River
Pendleton 31 28.2 Fri 08 PM 28.1 28.4 28.8 30.9 31.9




Lat... Lon 3371 9117 3389 9123 3397 9146 3409 9139
3398 9111 3380 9105






Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 2:54 PM CDT on April 28, 2017

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on April 30, 2017


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect from 7 PM CDT this evening
through Sunday evening...

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 and Jefferson. In southwest
Arkansas, Clark, Dallas, Hot Spring, and Pike. In western
Arkansas, Johnson, Logan, Montgomery, Polk, and Scott.

* From 7 PM CDT this evening through Sunday evening

* much of the northern half of Arkansas is forecast to receive
anywhere from 3 to 6 inches of rain beginning tonight and
lasting through Sunday morning. Elsewhere in central parts of
the state, two to four inches of rain will be possible. Locally
heavier amounts will be seen, and a few spots, especially in
north central to northwest Arkansas, may see rainfall amounts in
excess of five to seven inches. With this types of rainfall
amounts, river flooding and flash flooding will be likely.

* Evacuations of flood and flash flood prone areas may be
needed, and those interests along Arkansas rivers will need to
monitor this developing hazardous weather situation.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

If you are in the watch area, keep informed, and be ready for
quick action if flash flooding is observed or if a warning is
issued. Persons living in low lying areas along main-Stem rivers
should monitor the latest forecast and be ready to evacuate to
higher ground.

Do not drive your vehicle into areas where water covers the Road
to unknown depths. Take a different Route to reach your
destination or wait until the water recedes. Remember, most flood
related deaths occur in automobiles and flooding is the leading
cause of weather related deaths.

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.




Lake Wind Advisory

Statement as of 2:31 PM CDT on April 28, 2017

Expires 10:00 PM EDT on April 30, 2017


... Lake Wind Advisory in effect from 10 am Saturday to 9 PM CDT
Sunday...

The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a lake
Wind Advisory, which is in effect from 10 am Saturday to 9 PM CDT
Sunday.

* Event... gusty south winds.

* Areas affected... much of the eastern half of Arkansas.

* Timing... advisory winds will likely begin within a few hours
after sunrise Saturday morning.

* Winds... sustained winds of 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph
possible.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A lake Wind Advisory indicates that winds will cause rough chop
on area lakes. Small boats will be especially prone to capsizing.




Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 2:54 PM CDT on April 28, 2017

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on April 30, 2017


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect from 7 PM CDT this evening
through Sunday evening...

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 and Jefferson. In southwest
Arkansas, Clark, Dallas, Hot Spring, and Pike. In western
Arkansas, Johnson, Logan, Montgomery, Polk, and Scott.

* From 7 PM CDT this evening through Sunday evening

* much of the northern half of Arkansas is forecast to receive
anywhere from 3 to 6 inches of rain beginning tonight and
lasting through Sunday morning. Elsewhere in central parts of
the state, two to four inches of rain will be possible. Locally
heavier amounts will be seen, and a few spots, especially in
north central to northwest Arkansas, may see rainfall amounts in
excess of five to seven inches. With this types of rainfall
amounts, river flooding and flash flooding will be likely.

* Evacuations of flood and flash flood prone areas may be
needed, and those interests along Arkansas rivers will need to
monitor this developing hazardous weather situation.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

If you are in the watch area, keep informed, and be ready for
quick action if flash flooding is observed or if a warning is
issued. Persons living in low lying areas along main-Stem rivers
should monitor the latest forecast and be ready to evacuate to
higher ground.

Do not drive your vehicle into areas where water covers the Road
to unknown depths. Take a different Route to reach your
destination or wait until the water recedes. Remember, most flood
related deaths occur in automobiles and flooding is the leading
cause of weather related deaths.

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.




Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
Arizona - Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Arkansas - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , Special Statement
California - Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Freeze Warning , Special Statement , Record Report
Florida - Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Hazard Statement , Wind Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Georgia - Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Hawaii - Flash Flood Watch , High Surf Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , High Surf Advisory , Record Report
Idaho - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Illinois - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Watch , Flood Watch, Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Tornado Watch , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flood Watch, Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Record Report
Kansas - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Storm Warning
Kentucky - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory
Massachusetts - Coastal Flood Statement
Michigan - Areal Flood Watch , Flood Watch, Areal Flood Watch , Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Advisory, Flood Watch, Areal Flood Watch , Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Flood Watch
Minnesota - Record Report
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory
Missouri - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
Montana - Public Information Statement
Nebraska - Flood Advisory , Winter Storm Watch
Nevada - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory
New Mexico - Wind Advisory , High Wind Watch , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
New York - Record Report
North Carolina - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory
North Dakota - Flood Warning
Ohio - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch
Oklahoma - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Puerto Rico - Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory
South Carolina - Flood Warning
Tennessee - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory
Texas - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Utah - Wind Advisory , Hard Freeze Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Virginia - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Flood Watch
Wyoming - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Public Information Statement

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