Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Little Rock, AR

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WGUS44 KLZK 291719

1219 PM CDT FRI APR 29 2016

...The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a Flood
Warning for the following rivers in Arkansas...

  Saline River At Benton affecting Saline County

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

Observed and forecasted stage data plots are available on our
Advanced Hydrologic Prediction Service web page at...
Under the Current Conditions section...Select River and Lakes AHPS.


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


1219 PM CDT FRI APR 29 2016

The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Saline River At Benton.
* from Saturday morning to late Sunday night...or until the warning
  is cancelled.
* At 11:30 AM Friday the stage was 4.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Saturday morning and continue
  to rise to near 19.0 feet by Saturday afternoon. As much as 1 to
  2 inches of rain have fallen this morning...with additional heavy
  rainfall expected over the next 24 hours. Please continue to monitor
  the latest forecates for any changes.l
* Impacts at 20.0 feet...Pastures along west bank will flood. There
  may be some low lying county roads near the river flooding.


             Fld     Observed                 Forecast 6 AM
Location     Stg   Stg  Day Time    Sat    Sun    Mon    Tue    Wed

Saline River
  Benton      18   4.5 Fri 11 AM   18.1   13.2    7.3    5.9    5.0


LAT...LON 3430 9265 3445 9263 3456 9269 3458 9257
 3444 9253 3429 9255



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