Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Little Rock, AR

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
728 PM CDT SUN MAY 29 2016

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

  Black River At Pocahontas affecting Randolph County

  Black River At Black Rock affecting Independence...Jackson and
  Lawrence 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 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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/POCA4.1.ER.000000T0000Z.160531T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
728 PM CDT SUN MAY 29 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Black River At Pocahontas.
* until further notice...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 7:00 PM Sunday the stage was 20.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 21.0 feet by
  Tuesday morning.
* Impacts at 22.0 feet...Moderate flood level, flooding on Fourche
  River, Pettit Creek, and Mill Creek. North fringe of airport may be
  flooding. High water on the Fourche River may be affecting State
  Highways 328 and 166. Houses along State Highway 166 may have water
  near foundations. Riverfront Park is partially flooded.


             Fld     Observed                 Forecast 6 AM
Location     Stg   Stg  Day Time    Mon    Tue    Wed    Thu    Fri

Black River
  Pocahontas  17  20.5 Sun 07 PM   20.7   21.0   21.0   20.8   20.6


&&


LAT...LON 3612 9115 3625 9106 3630 9095 3620 9089
 3617 9098 3610 9101



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/O.CON.KLZK.FL.W.0051.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/BKRA4.1.ER.160510T1821Z.160529T0945Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
728 PM CDT SUN MAY 29 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Black River At Black Rock.
* until further notice...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 7:00 PM Sunday the stage was 23.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to a stage of 22.7 feet
  by Tuesday morning.
* Impacts at 24.0 feet...Thousands of acres of cropland and pastures
  flooded. State Highway 37 in Independence County east of Cord may
  be flooded. Water rises into low lying streets in Powhatan. Ball
  Park and Boat Ramp Area in Black Rock floods.


             Fld     Observed                 Forecast 6 AM
Location     Stg   Stg  Day Time    Mon    Tue    Wed    Thu    Fri

Black River
  Black Rock  14  23.5 Sun 07 PM   23.3   22.7   22.1   21.6   21.0


&&


LAT...LON 3570 9140 3591 9125 3612 9115 3610 9101
 3588 9110 3564 9128



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