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Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 1:47 PM CDT Apr. 30, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Little Rock has extended the

* Flood Warning for...
Independence County in north central Arkansas...
Woodruff County in eastern Arkansas...
Prairie County in central Arkansas...
Jackson County in eastern Arkansas...
Cleburne County in north central Arkansas...
Lonoke County in central Arkansas...
Faulkner County in central Arkansas...
Monroe County in eastern Arkansas...
White County in central Arkansas...
Saline County in central Arkansas...
Pulaski County in central Arkansas...

* until 800 PM CDT Sunday

* at 146 PM CDT, a number of roadways were reported to be underwater
in the warned area. Runoff continues from recent heavy fainfall,
and flooding will continue, or develop from the runoff.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Little Rock... North Little Rock...
Conway... Benton...
Sherwood... Jacksonville...
Cabot... Searcy...
west Little Rock... Maumelle...
Bryant... Hot Springs Village...
Batesville... downtown Little Rock...
Newport... Heber Springs...
Lonoke... Brinkley...
Fairfield Bay... Augusta...

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.


Lat... Lon 3434 9100 3456 9129 3441 9268 3459 9281
      3464 9298 3486 9307 3483 9274 3491 9275
      3494 9254 3537 9248 3537 9225 3571 9224
      3571 9184 3594 9176 3589 9104 3501 9104
      3500 9114 3492 9115 3435 9100


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1212 PM CDT sun Apr 30 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the White River at Clarendon.
* From late tonight until further notice... or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 11:00 am Sunday the stage was 24.8 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 26.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by early Monday and continue to
rise to near 30.5 feet by Wednesday, may 10th.
* Impacts at 26.0 feet... river flows in many side channels and creates
islands between the river and sloughs and creeks. Flooding of
cropland and Timber is occurring. Portions of the National wildlife
Refuge downstream of Clarendon flooding.
* Impacts 28.0 feet... closure of specific flood prone regions as
determined by Arkansas game and fish commission. Some of this area
may include the mike freeze Wattensaw wma... Benson creek natural
area wma and the Sheffield Nelson Dagmar wma.
* Impacts at 30.0 feet... Clarendon storm sewer should be closed to
keep river from backing up outflow pipe. Extensive flooding in the
Delta. Most cropland and Timber in bottoms are flooded. Much of the
National wildlife Refuge land downstream of Clarendon will be
flooded.





             Fld observed forecast 6 am
location stg stg day time Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri

Lower White River
Clarendon 26 24.8 sun 11 am 26.2 27.4 28.3 28.9 29.3




Lat... Lon 3435 9119 3449 9132 3466 9139 3472 9129
3455 9120 3442 9108




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