National Weather Service

Watches, Warnings & Advisories
NWS Homepage

2 products issued by NWS for: 2 Miles S Moorefield AR
Share |

Flood Warning

959 AM CST Tue Feb 25 2020

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

  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.


959 AM CST Tue Feb 25 2020

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Black River At Black Rock.
* until further notice...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  9:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 17.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 19.5 feet by
  Thursday morning.
* Impacts at 17.0 feet...Low lying cultivated land and pastures
  in Lawrence, Jackson, and Independence counties flood.
* 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.


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

Black River
  Black Rock  14  17.3 Tue 09 AM  18.7  19.5  18.7   19.5 06 AM 02/27


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



Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Little Rock AR
500 AM CST Tue Feb 25 2020

Independence-Lawrence-Johnson-Pope-Van Buren-Cleburne-Jackson-Logan-
Garland-Saline-Pulaski-Lonoke-Prairie-Monroe-Pike-Clark-Hot Spring-
500 AM CST Tue Feb 25 2020

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Areas of light rain will develop tonight, with some light snow
possible in the Ozark Mountains of northwest Arkansas and the higher
elevations of the Ouachita Mountains. Where it snows, accumulations
will range from nothing to a dusting. No impacts are expected.

Northwest winds will increase after midnight tonight from western
into central sections of the state. Speeds will average 10 to 20
mph, with gusts to 30 mph in places.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday Through Monday

Windy conditions will continue on Wednesday. Northwest winds at 15
to 25 mph are expected, with gusts from 25 to 35 mph.

Otherwise, it will be mostly dry through the weekend. Chances of
showers and isolated thunderstorms will return early next week.

.Spotter Information Statement...

Spotter activation will not be needed.


Visit NWS Little Rock on the web. Go to



U.S. Dept. of Commerce
NOAA National Weather Service
1325 East West Highway
Silver Spring, MD 20910
Page last modified: May 16, 2007
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE: for Safety, for Work, for Fun - FOR LIFE