Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Little Rock, AR

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
859 PM CST THU FEB 26 2015

...From the National Weather Service in Little Rock...the Flood
Warning continues for the following river in Arkansas...

  Ouachita River At Thatcher L&D affecting Bradley...Calhoun and
  Union Counties


River forecasts are based on current conditions and rainfall
forecasted to occur over the next 12 hours. During periods of
flooding...Evening forecasts are reissued with updated rainfall
forecasts.

Observed and forecasted stage data plots are available on ourAdvanced
Hydrologic Prediction Service web page at...
www.srh.noaa.gov/lzk
Under the Current Conditions section...Select River and Lakes AHPS.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety message...Remember to Turn Around...Don`t Drown
Do not drive cars through flooded areas.

Everyone with property or other interest along streams and rivers
should remain alert to changing weather forecast. Should conditions
change...Look for river forecast or Flood Warnings for use in

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859 PM CST THU FEB 26 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Ouachita River At Thatcher L&D.
* until Monday afternoon...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  6:00 AM Thursday the stage was 78.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 79.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise to near 79.5 feet by early
  Saturday morning.
* Impacts at 79.0 feet...Property in low lying areas needs to be
  removed. Access roads to oil and gas rigs may be flooded. Levee
  gates should be closed before the river reaches 80 feet. There
  is minor flooding at this level.


&&


             Fld     Observed                 Forecast 7 AM
Location     Stg   Stg  Day Time    Fri    Sat    Sun    Mon    Tue

Ouachita River
  Thatcher L  79  78.8 Thu 06 AM   79.4   79.4   79.0   78.3   77.4


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LAT...LON 3311 9223 3323 9236 3329 9261 3338 9247
 3333 9226 3322 9212



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