Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
000
WGUS84 KTSA 210739
FLSTSA
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
239 AM CDT THU MAY 21 2015


...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Arkansas...

  Arkansas River at Van Buren affecting Crawford and Sebastian
  Counties.

  Arkansas River at Ozark Lock and Dam affecting Franklin...Johnson
  and Logan Counties.

ARC033-131-211539-
/O.EXT.KTSA.FL.W.0023.000000T0000Z-150522T1800Z/
/VBUA4.1.ER.150520T1145Z.150521T0115Z.150522T1200Z.NO/
239 AM CDT THU MAY 21 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Arkansas River at Van Buren.
* until Friday afternoon, or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  2:00 AM Thursday, the stage was 23.59 feet.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring but the river is falling slowly.
* Forecast...The Arkansas River at Van Buren will continue falling to
  below flood stage by Friday morning.
* Impact...At 24.0 feet, minor lowland flooding occurs along the
  shoreline from the I-540 bridge east towards Lavaca. Some rural
  roads near Lavaca may be impassable. Parts of Kelley Park northwest
  of downtown Fort Smith experience minor flooding.

&&

LAT...LON 3540 9454 3531 9454 3531 9422 3539 9422 3549 9439

$$

ARC047-071-083-211539-
/O.EXT.KTSA.FL.W.0024.000000T0000Z-150522T1108Z/
/OZGA4.1.ER.150521T0315Z.150521T1200Z.150522T0508Z.NO/
239 AM CDT THU MAY 21 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Arkansas River at Ozark Lock and Dam.
* until Friday morning, or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  2:00 AM Thursday, the stage was 357.47 feet.
* Flood stage is 357.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The Arkansas River at Ozark Lock and Dam will rise to
  near 358.6 feet this morning. The river will then slowly fall to
  below flood stage by Friday before dawn.
* Impact...At 360.0 feet, flooding spreads over more than 4,000 acres
  in Franklin and Logan Counties. Numerous gas fields are flooded.
  Some agricultural lands in Johnson County also are flooded.

&&

LAT...LON 3546 9405 3550 9382 3542 9347 3536 9349
      3531 9371 3540 9385

$$



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.