Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Little Rock, AR

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
347 AM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LITTLE ROCK HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  EASTERN HOT SPRING COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN ARKANSAS...

* UNTIL 1145 AM CDT SATURDAY

* AT 340 AM CDT...DAM OPERATORS REPORTED ELEVATED RELEASES AT REMMEL
  DAM ON THE OUACHITA RIVER.

  THIS IS A ROUTINE HIGH WATER EVENT WHICH WILL RESULT IN LOWLAND
  FLOODING ALONG THE OUACHITA RIVER IN HOT SPRING COUNTY. THE
  CURRENT FLOW RATE FROM REMMEL DAM AT 340 AM IS 41300 CUBIC FEET PER
  SECOND. INITIAL IMPACTS FROM REMMEL DAM RELEASES WILL REACH THE BRIDGE
  ON INTERSTATE 30 NEAR MALVERN WITHIN 1 TO 2 HOURS...WITH MAXIMUM
  IMPACTS OCCURRING WITHIN THE NEXT 2 TO 3 HOURS. INITIAL IMPACTS
  WILL REACH DONALDSON WITHIN THE NEXT 3 TO 6 HOURS...WITH THE
  MAXIMUM IMPACTS OCCURRING WITHIN THE NEXT 6 TO 8 HOURS. IMPACTS
  WILL REACH FRIENDSHIP IN ABOUT 10 TO 12 HOURS. LIVESTOCK AND
  PROPERTY SHOULD BE MOVED OUT OF THE FLOODPLAIN. FLOODED ROADWAYS
  SHOULD BE AVOIDED.

* LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO AREAS ALONG
  THE OUACHITA RIVER NEAR OAK GROVE...MIDWAY...FRIENDSHIP...AND JONES
  MILL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THIS IS A CONTROLLED RELEASE. YOU SHOULD BE ON ALERT FOR INCREASING
RELEASES FROM REMMEL DAM. THIS IS AN EVOLVING SITUATION AND UPDATES
TO THIS STATEMENT WILL BE MADE AS MORE INFORMATION BECOMES AVAILABLE.
DO NOT ATTEMPT TO DRIVE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS. TURN AROUND DONT
DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 3443 9289 3443 9287 3442 9287 3439 9285
      3435 9291 3429 9293 3422 9300 3420 9298
      3424 9293 3433 9285 3438 9282 3443 9285
      3444 9289

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