Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Little Rock, AR

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
407 PM CDT SAT MAY 30 2015

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

  Arkansas River At Toad Suck Lock And Dam Tailwater affecting
  Faulkner and Perry 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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407 PM CDT SAT MAY 30 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Arkansas River At Toad Suck Lock And Dam Tailwater.
* until further notice...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 3:30 PM Saturday the stage was 279.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 275.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will hold steady or very slowly fall through Sunday. The
  river will then begin rising, and will rise to a second crest of 280.1 feet on
  Tuesday. Flows are estimated over 300,000 CFS and are expected to remain high
  through the middle of next week. Please monitor the latest forecasts for any
  updates.
* Impacts at 279.0 feet...More farmland in Perry County flooded from backwaters
  up the Fourche La Fave River. Parking lot of the Lock and Dam flooded and
  water over lock walls.
* Impacts at 280.0 feet...Portions of the Treasure Hills Subdivision
  north of Conway may be flooded from backwaters of East Cadron
  Creek. Several roads west of Mayflower including Jones Lane,
  Easterwood Point, Sand Gap, Raney Pavillion, and Windsong Way
  will be inundated.
* This flood crest will be just under half a foot higher than the crest Friday
  May 29th, and the highest since May of 1990.


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

Arkansas River
  Toad Suck   275 279.0 Sat 03 PM  278.8  278.9  280.0  279.6  278.1


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



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