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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
435 AM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

ARZ050-051-059>061-070>073-LAZ001>006-010>012-014-OKZ077-TXZ096-
097-108>112-124>126-136>138-149>151-020945-
SEVIER-HOWARD-LITTLE RIVER-HEMPSTEAD-NEVADA-MILLER-LAFAYETTE-
COLUMBIA-UNION-CADDO-BOSSIER-WEBSTER-CLAIBORNE-LINCOLN-DE SOTO-
RED RIVER-BIENVILLE-OUACHITA-MCCURTAIN-BOWIE-FRANKLIN-TITUS-CAMP-
MORRIS-CASS-WOOD-UPSHUR-MARION-SMITH-GREGG-HARRISON-CHEROKEE-RUSK-
PANOLA-
435 AM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTH CENTRAL
ARKANSAS...SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS...NORTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
NORTHWEST LOUISIANA...SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND NORTHEAST TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT...

ISOLATED TO SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE
TODAY ALONG A SLOWLY ADVANCING COLD FRONT. NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS
EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...

SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE TO BE POSSIBLE THROUGH
MONDAY EVENING...BEFORE A COLD FRONT MOVES THROUGH THE REGION AND
DRIES US OUT. HOWEVER...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS
TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

ACTIVATION OF EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT PERSONNEL...AMATEUR RADIO
OPERATORS...AND STORM SPOTTERS WILL NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT.

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Flood Warning

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
921 PM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

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

  Ouachita River At Arkadelphia affecting Clark and Hot Spring
  Counties

  Ouachita River At Camden affecting Calhoun and Ouachita Counties

  Ouachita River At Thatcher L&D affecting Bradley...Calhoun and
  Union 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

&&

ARC011-013-139-011720-
/O.CON.KLZK.FL.W.0012.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/CALA4.2.ER.160310T0203Z.160316T2100Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
921 PM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Ouachita River At Thatcher L&D.
* until further notice...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:45 PM Saturday the stage was 80.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 79.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 87.0 feet by
  Sunday morning...May 8th.
* Impacts at 85.0 feet...There may be some County roads along the river
  flooded, requiring lengthy detours. River is high and swift, boaters
  should be very cautious. Access to many oil and gas rigs will be by
  boat only. Levee gates should be closed.
* Impacts at 88.0 feet...River is high enough to stop drainage from
  Calion Lake. Heavy rainfall in the area could cause the lake to
  rise towards several homes along the shore. Downstream, water
  rising into undeveloped areas of the State Park at Moro Bay.
  Widespread flooding of timber, with access to many oil and gas rigs
  flooded.


             Fld     Observed                 Forecast 6 AM
Location     Stg   Stg  Day Time    Sun    Mon    Tue    Wed    Thu

Ouachita River
  Thatcher L  79  80.0 Sat 09 PM   80.3   81.3   82.3   83.3   84.3


&&


LAT...LON 3311 9223 3323 9236 3329 9261 3338 9247
 3333 9226 3322 9212



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Flood Warning

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
813 PM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...


Do not drive vehicles through flooded waterways.  Use caution when
walking near flooded riverbanks.  Do not try to wade or swim in
flooded rivers and bayous.

For more hydrologic information, copy and paste the following website
address into your favorite web browser URL bar:
water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=shv

&&

ARC003-139-020113-
/O.CON.KSHV.FL.W.0052.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/FELA4.2.ER.160310T1900Z.160322T1000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
813 PM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

The flood warning continues for
  the Ouachita River At Felsenthal.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  7:45 PM Saturday The stage was 76.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 70.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 76.7 feet by
  after midnight tomorrow.  Additional rises remain possible
  thereafter.
* Impact...at 75.0 feet...Flooding in the Felsenthal National Wildlife
  Refuge will continue for at least another ten days.

&&

LAT...LON 3300 9210 3311 9217 3318 9212 3307 9211 3300 9205

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