Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Little Rock, AR

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FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
356 AM CDT FRI MAY 29 2015

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

  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 Dardanelle affecting Pope and Yell Counties

  Arkansas River At Little Rock affecting Pulaski County

  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 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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356 AM CDT FRI MAY 29 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
 The Arkansas River At Dardanelle.
* until Monday afternoon...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  2:00 AM Friday the stage was 37.2 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 32.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river has crested and will continue to fall to below
  flood stage by Sunday morning. Flows are well over 320,000 CFS and
  will remain high through the remainder of the week. Additional rainfall
  is in the forecast for this weekend. Please monitor latest forecasts for
  any updates.
* Impacts at 36.0 feet...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    Sat    Sun    Mon    Tue    Wed

Arkansas River
  Dardanelle  32  37.2 Fri 02 AM   37.3   34.8   32.3   29.4   26.3


&&


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



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356 AM CDT FRI MAY 29 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
 The Arkansas River At Morrilton.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  3:15 AM Friday the stage was 38.5 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 30.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is beginning to crest near 38.5 feet. Flows are
  estimated well over 335,000 CFS and are expected to remain high through
  the remainder of the week. Additional rainfall is in the forecast for
  this weekend. Please monitor latest forecasts for any updates.
* Impacts at 38.0 feet...Begin levee patrolling. Backwaters up
  Point Remove Creek have flooded acres of cropland.
* This flood crest is just over the flood crest of 38.0 feet which
  occurred a few weeks ago.



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

Arkansas River
  Morrilton   30  38.5 Fri 03 AM   38.3   37.5   35.6   33.1   30.4


&&


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



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356 AM CDT FRI MAY 29 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Arkansas River At Toad Suck Lock And Dam Tailwater.
* until Wednesday morning...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* There is no current observed data. Estimated stage was 279.0 feet at 3:00 AM.
* Flood stage is 275.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 279.2 feet this morning. Flows
  are estimated over 320,000 CFS and are expected to remain high through the remainder
  of the week. Additional rainfall is in the forecast for this weekend. Please
  monitor latest forecasts for any updates.
* Impacts at 278.0 feet...Lollie Community affected. Additional farmlands
  in Faulkner County flooded by backwater up Palarm Creek and Tupelo Bayou.
* Impacts at 279.0 feet...More farmland in Perry County flooded from backwaters
  up the Fourche La Fave River. Also, backwater up Cadron Creek may close State
  Highway 25 west of Conway. Parking lot of the Lock and Dam flooded and water
  over lock walls.
* This flood crest is forecasted to be a foot higher than the flood crest of
  278.13 feet which occurred a few weeks ago.


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

Arkansas River
  Toad Suck   275 E279.0 FRI 03 AM  279.2  278.8  277.7  276.4  274.7

&&


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



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356 AM CDT FRI MAY 29 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
 The Arkansas River At Little Rock.
* from late tonight to Sunday morning...or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* At  2:00 AM Friday the stage was 21.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 23.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise to near flood stage after
  midnight Saturday. Flows are over 300,000 CFS and are expected to remain
  high through the remainder of the week. Additional rainfall is in the
  forecast for this weekend. Please monitor latest forecasts for any
  updates.
* Impacts at 18.0 feet...Farmlands downstream of Little Rock are
  affected. The Bill Clark Presidential Park Wetlands are inundated.
  Portions of Burns Park, Cooks Landing, and the Arkansas River Trail
  on the North Little Rock side are inundated.
* Impacts at 21.0 feet...North Little Rock must close sewer system flood
  gates to prevent backwater flooding up sewers. Water will be encroaching
  on homes in Two Rivers Park area along the Arkansas River.
  flood gates to prevent backwater flooding up sewers.
* Impacts at 23.0 feet...Bankfull stage. Rebsamen Park Golf Course,
  Murray Park, and Riverfront Park are partially flooded. Marine terminal
  and commercial facilities downstream of the Interstate 30 Bridge are
  affected.
* This flood crest is a little less than 3 feet higher than the flood crest
  of 20.28 feet which occurred a few weeks ago and just below the flood
  crest of 23.30 feet which occurred in October of 1986.


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

Arkansas River
  Little Roc  23  21.0 Fri 02 AM   21.5   22.8   21.5   19.8   17.7


&&


LAT...LON 3430 9213 3461 9221 3483 9247 3492 9238
 3467 9207 3434 9199



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356 AM CDT FRI MAY 29 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
 The Arkansas River At Pine Bluff.
* until Wednesday morning...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  3:00 AM Friday the stage was 43.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 42.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 44.3 feet by
  Saturday morning. Flows are over 270,000 CFS and are expected to remain high
  into next week. Additional rainfall is in the forecast for this weekend.
  Please monitor latest forecasts for any updates.
* 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.
* Impacts at 44.0 feet...Trulock Residential Addition upstream of U.S.
  Highway 79 Business Bridge is affected.
* This flood crest is just over 1 foot higher than the flood crest of 43.15 feet
  which occurred a few weeks ago, and compares closesly to a flood crest of
  44.0 feet that occurred in October of 1986.



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

Arkansas River
  Pine Bluff  42  43.8 Fri 03 AM   44.0   44.3   44.1   43.1   41.7


&&


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

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