Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Little Rock, AR

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
504 AM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

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

  Arkansas River At Dardanelle affecting Pope and Yell Counties

  Arkansas River At Morrilton affecting Conway and Perry Counties

  Arkansas River At Toad Suck Lock And Dam Tailwater affecting
  Faulkner and Perry Counties

  Arkansas River At Pine Bluff affecting Jefferson and Lincoln
  Counties


River forecasts are based on current conditions and rainfall
forecasted to occur over the next 18 hours. During periods of
flooding...Evening forecasts are reissued with updated rainfall
forecasts.

Observed and forecasted stage data plots are available on our
Advanced 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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504 AM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Arkansas River At Dardanelle.
* from late tonight until further notice...Or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* At  4:00 AM Monday the stage was 25.8 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 32.0 feet.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by early Tuesday morning and
  continue to rise to near 36.5 feet by Wednesday morning.
  Heavy rainfall could occur in the next 24 hours 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 36.0 feet...Moderate flood conditions expected with
  numerous roads and highways affected, backwater up Petit Jean River
  floods State Highway 154. Carden Bottoms and Holla Bend National
  Wildlife Refuge flooded.


             Fld     Observed                 Forecast 7 AM
Location     Stg   Stg  Day Time    Tue    Wed    Thu    Fri    Sat

Arkansas River
  Dardanelle  32  25.8 Mon 04 AM   26.2   33.5   36.5   34.9   32.8


&&


LAT...LON 3508 9278 3507 9305 3522 9321 3528 9310
 3519 9303 3520 9280



$$

ARC029-105-260103-
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504 AM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Arkansas River At Morrilton.
* from this evening until further notice...Or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* At  4:15 AM Monday the stage was 28.2 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 30.0 feet.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by tonight and continue to rise
  to near 37.9 feet by early Thursday morning. Heavy rainfall could occur
  in the next 24 hours 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 near 38.0 feet...Begin levee patrolling.


             Fld     Observed                 Forecast 7 AM
Location     Stg   Stg  Day Time    Tue    Wed    Thu    Fri    Sat

Arkansas River
  Morrilton   30  28.2 Mon 04 AM   28.4   32.8   37.1   37.7   36.2


&&


LAT...LON 3504 9261 3503 9269 3508 9278 3520 9280
 3514 9268 3511 9251



$$

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504 AM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Arkansas River At Toad Suck Lock And Dam Tailwater.
* from Tuesday afternoon until further notice...Or until the warning
  is cancelled.
* At  4:00 AM Monday the stage was 271.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 275.0 feet.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Tuesday afternoon and
  continue to rise to near 277.8 feet by early Thursday morning.
  Heavy rainfall could occur in the next 24 hours 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.
* Impact at 277.0 feet...Additional residences in Toad Suck Community
  are affected along the right descending bank near State Highway 60 Bridge. Extensive farmlands along the river in Perry, Conway, and Faulkner counties inundated.

             Fld     Observed                 Forecast 7 AM
Location     Stg   Stg  Day Time    Tue    Wed    Thu    Fri    Sat

Arkansas River
  Toad Suck   275 271.2 Mon 04 AM  271.3  273.3  276.8  277.8  277.1


&&


LAT...LON 3483 9247 3495 9262 3504 9261 3511 9251
 3501 9248 3492 9238



$$

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504 AM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Arkansas River At Pine Bluff.
* from Wednesday evening until further notice...Or until the warning
  is cancelled.
* At  3:45 AM Monday the stage was 39.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 42.0 feet.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Wednesday evening and continue
  to rise to near 43.6 feet by early Friday morning. Heavy rainfall could occur in the next 24 hours 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 42.0 feet...Regional Park flooded with the gate at
  Regional Park Road closed. This will prevent access to the AGFC
  Delta Rivers Nature Center and Harbor Oaks public golf course.
  Some damage in the lowlands inside the levees in Pine Bluff.
* Impacts at 43.0 feet...Island Harbour Estates Road is impassible,
  access by boat only to Island Harbour homes.

             Fld     Observed                 Forecast 7 AM
Location     Stg   Stg  Day Time    Tue    Wed    Thu    Fri    Sat

Arkansas River
  Pine Bluff  42  39.2 Mon 04 AM   38.9   38.6   40.4   42.9   43.6


&&


LAT...LON 3397 9146 3409 9173 3430 9213 3434 9199
 3420 9168 3408 9139



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