Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Little Rock, AR

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
902 PM CDT Mon May 22 2017

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

  Arkansas River At Morrilton affecting Conway and Perry Counties

  Fourche Lafave River Near Houston affecting Perry County


River forecasts are based on current conditions and rainfall
forecasted to occur over the next 24 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.weather.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 forecasts. Should conditions
change...Look for river forecasts or Flood Warnings for use in making
informed decisions to protect life and property.

&&

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902 PM CDT Mon May 22 2017

...Flood Warning extended until Wednesday afternoon...The Flood
Warning continues for
  The Arkansas River At Morrilton.
* until Wednesday afternoon...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:15 PM Monday the stage was 30.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 30.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Tuesday morning.
* Impacts at 30.0 feet...Commercial and industrial establishments
  downstream of the State Highway 9 Bridge are effected.


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

Arkansas River
  Morrilton   30  30.9 Mon 08 PM   30.3   22.8   21.7   22.2   23.0


&&


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



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902 PM CDT Mon May 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Fourche Lafave River Near Houston.
* until Thursday morning...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:30 PM Monday the stage was 26.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 26.8 feet by
  Tuesday early afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage
  Wednesday morning.
* Impacts 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 6 AM
Location     Stg   Stg  Day Time    Tue    Wed    Thu    Fri    Sat

Fourche Lafave River
  Houston     25  26.5 Mon 08 PM   26.6   24.7   21.7   21.3   21.6


&&


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



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