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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Little Rock AR
324 AM CST Fri Jan 17 2020

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324 AM CST Fri Jan 17 2020

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for a Large Part of Arkansas.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Some areas of freezing rain and light sleet is expected this
morning over portions of northern Arkansas. Light sleet
accumulations will be possible...but the main impacts will come
from the freezing rain. Ice accumulations of a light glaze up to a
tenth of an inch will be possible in this region of the state.
Locally higher amounts over a tenth of an inch will be
possible...especially in the higher terrain of the Ozarks.

Expect temperatures to warm above freezing later this morning and
especially by this afternoon across northern Arkansas to see the
winter weather potential diminishing.

A few thunderstorms will be possible late this afternoon through
tonight as a cold front moves into the state. While a strong storm
cannot be ruled out...the threat for severe weather will be low.

Some breezy southerly winds will be seen late this evening into
the overnight hours. Winds of 10 to 20 mph are expected...with
gusts over 25 mph possible.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday Through Thursday

A few isolated thunderstorms will be possible Saturday morning as
the cold front moves through the state. However...the threat for
severe weather will be low. Northwest winds of 10 to 20 mph will
be seen through the afternoon hours on Saturday...with gusts of 25
mph or more possible. Expect these winds to lessen by Saturday
night. Colder and calmer weather will be seen by late
Saturday...and continue into next week.

.Spotter Information Statement...

Spotter activation will not be needed.


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Flood Warning

1036 AM CST Fri Jan 17 2020

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

  Black River At Pocahontas affecting Randolph County

  Black River At Black Rock affecting Independence...Jackson and
  Lawrence 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

Observed and forecasted stage data plots are available on our
Advanced Hydrologic Prediction Service web page at...
Under the Current Conditions section...Select River and Lakes AHPS.


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.


1036 AM CST Fri Jan 17 2020

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Black River At Black Rock.
* until further notice...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 10:00 AM Friday the stage was 21.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 22.5 feet by
  Sunday evening.
* Impacts at 20.0 feet...Agricultural land is flooding along both
  banks of the river in Lawrence, Independence, and Jackson counties.
  Minor flooding in Powhatan Community and Courthouse State Park.
* Impacts at 24.0 feet...Thousands of acres of cropland and pastures
  flooded. State Highway 37 in Independence County east of Cord may
  be flooded. Water rises into low lying streets in Powhatan. Ball
  Park and Boat Ramp Area in Black Rock floods.


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

Black River
  Black Rock  14  21.6 Fri 10 AM  21.9  22.3  22.5   22.5 06 AM 01/20


LAT...LON 3570 9140 3591 9125 3612 9115 3610 9101
 3588 9110 3564 9128



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