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930 AM CST Fri Jan 24 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.


930 AM CST Fri Jan 24 2020

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Black River At Pocahontas.
* until Monday morning...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 9:00 AM Friday the stage was 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  early Sunday morning.
* Impacts at 17.0 feet...Agricultural lands along the river east and
  south of Pocahontas will be impacted by high water. Equipment and
  livestock should be moved to higher ground.


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

Black River
  Pocahontas  17  18.0 Fri 09 AM  17.5  16.8  16.0    FALLING


LAT...LON 3612 9115 3625 9106 3630 9095 3620 9089
 3617 9098 3610 9101


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