Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Little Rock, AR

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
853 PM CDT Thu Apr 19 2018

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

  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 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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853 PM CDT Thu Apr 19 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Ouachita River At Camden.
* until Monday evening...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 7:30 PM Thursday the stage was 28.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 26.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to 26.5 feet by
  Saturday morning.
* Impacts at 28.0 feet...Sandy Beach Park and portions of the
  Riverwalk area off of Washington Street are inundated.


             Fld     Observed        Forecast 6 AM        Crest
Location     Stg   Stg  Day Time   Fri   Sat   Sun  Crest Time  Date

Ouachita River
  Camden      26  28.0 Thu 07 PM  27.2  26.5  26.1      Falling


&&


LAT...LON 3329 9261 3344 9280 3363 9289 3367 9275
 3350 9264 3338 9247



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853 PM CDT Thu Apr 19 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Ouachita River At Thatcher L&D.
* until further notice...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 7:30 PM Thursday the stage was 84.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 79.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to hold near 84.5 through the
  end of the week.
* Impacts at 83.0 feet...Access to oil and gas rigs and to timber
  is flooded. Calhoun County Road 131 is completely under water
  leading to old Lock 8 river access.
* 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.

             Fld     Observed        Forecast 6 AM        Crest
Location     Stg   Stg  Day Time   Fri   Sat   Sun  Crest Time  Date

Ouachita River
  Thatcher L  79  84.5 Thu 07 PM  84.5  84.5  84.5      Steady


&&


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



$$

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