Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Little Rock, AR

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
922 PM CDT Wed Apr 18 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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922 PM CDT Wed Apr 18 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Ouachita River At Camden.
* until late Monday night...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:30 PM Wednesday the stage was 29.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 26.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to 28.4 feet by
  Friday afternoon.
* Impacts at 30.0 feet...State Highway 7 north of Camden floods, with
  detours nearby. Portions of Sandy Beach Park will flood. Some
  county roads north and east of Camden begin to flood.


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

Ouachita River
  Camden      26  29.6 Wed 08 PM  29.4  28.7  27.6      Falling


&&


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



$$

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922 PM CDT Wed Apr 18 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Ouachita River At Thatcher L&D.
* until further notice...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:30 PM Wednesday the stage was 84.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 79.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will remain steady near 84.5 feet through
  Saturday afternoon.
* 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   Thu   Fri   Sat  Crest Time  Date

Ouachita River
  Thatcher L  79  84.5 Wed 08 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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