Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK

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WGUS84 KTSA 300934
FLSTSA
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
434 AM CDT SAT MAY 30 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.

ARC033-131-301734-
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/VBUA4.3.ER.150524T1546Z.150527T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
434 AM CDT SAT MAY 30 2015

...This is a dangerous and life threatening situation...

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Arkansas River at Van Buren.
* until further notice.
* At  4:00 AM Saturday, the stage was 29.60 feet.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The Arkansas River at Van Buren will continue rising to
  near 33.1 feet Sunday evening then begin falling.
* Impact...At 33.0 feet, damaging flooding occurs along the Arkansas
  River floodplain from Moffett, Oklahoma downstream to Lock and Dam
  13. The port of Fort Smith and nearby businesses are flooded.
  Backwater flooding occurs in the trailer parks next to Lee Creek.
  Some residential subdivisions around Fort Smith are flooded. This
  is an extremely dangerous and life threatening situation.

&&

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

$$

ARC047-071-083-301734-
/O.CON.KTSA.FL.W.0039.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/OZGA4.3.ER.150525T0240Z.150527T1800Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
434 AM CDT SAT MAY 30 2015

...This is a dangerous and life threatening situation...

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Arkansas River at Ozark Lock and Dam.
* until further notice.
* At  4:00 AM Saturday, the stage was 363.76 feet.
* Flood stage is 357.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The Arkansas River at Ozark Lock and Dam will continue
  rising to near 367.2 feet early Monday afternoon. Additional rises
  may be possible thereafter.
* Impact...At 367.0 feet, Highways 309 and 288 northwest of Paris in
  Logan County are inundated by backwater up Six Mile Creek.
  Backwater flooding will spread westward into Franklin County at
  higher stages. This is an extremely dangerous and life threatening
  situation.

&&

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

$$



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