Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Little Rock, AR

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
940 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

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

  Fourche Lafave River Near Houston affecting Perry 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
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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940 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Fourche Lafave River Near Houston.
* until late Monday night...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:30 AM Saturday the stage was 27.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Sunday evening. Widespread heavy rainfall will likley cause the river
  to rise above flood stage by the early part of the week.
* Impact...at 25.0 feet...Agricultural lands along the Arkansas River
  and up into the Fourche LaFave begin to flood. Equipment and
  livestock should be moved to higher ground.


&&


             Fld     Observed                 Forecast 7 AM
Location     Stg   Stg  Day Time    Sun    Mon    Tue    Wed    Thu

Fourche Lafave River
  Houston     25  27.9 Sat 08 AM   26.0   24.1   23.3   23.1   23.2


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LAT...LON 3494 9262 3495 9270 3492 9284 3501 9288
 3503 9274 3505 9259



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