Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Little Rock, AR

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907 AM CDT WED MAY 20 2015

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

  Saline River At Benton affecting Saline 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

Observed and forecasted stage data plots are available on our
Advanced Hydrologic Prediction Service web page at...
Under the Current Conditions section...Select River and Lakes AHPS.


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


907 AM CDT WED MAY 20 2015

The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Saline River At Benton.
* From late tonight to Friday afternoon...or until the warning is
* At  8:30 AM Wednesday the stage was 7.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by early Thursday morning and
  continue to rise to near 18.5 feet around daybreak. The river will
  fall below flood stage by late Thursday morning.
* Impacts at 18.0 feet...Minor flooding begins at 18 feet, flooding of
  low lying pastures along the west bank.


             Fld     Observed                 Forecast 7 AM
Location     Stg   Stg  Day Time    Thu    Fri    Sat    Sun    Mon

Saline River
  Benton      18   7.8 Wed 08 AM   18.5    8.8    7.3    6.5    5.9


LAT...LON 3430 9265 3445 9263 3456 9269 3458 9257
 3444 9253 3429 9255


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