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Areal Flood Warning

Statement as of 11:38 PM CST on February 21, 2018

Expires 5:00 AM EST on February 22, 2018


The National Weather Service in Little Rock has extended the

* Flood Warning for...
Independence County in north central Arkansas...
northern Woodruff County in eastern Arkansas...
northwestern Prairie County in central Arkansas...
northeastern Perry County in central Arkansas...
Jackson County in eastern Arkansas...
Cleburne County in north central Arkansas...
Lonoke County in central Arkansas...
Conway County in central Arkansas...
Faulkner County in central Arkansas...
White County in central Arkansas...
eastern Saline County in central Arkansas...
Pulaski County in central Arkansas...

* until 545 am CST Thursday

* at 1138 PM CST, radar continued to show light to moderate rainfall
across much of the warned area. Flooding has been reported in
several locations in the warned area since this morning. Many
areas have seen four to eight inches in less than 24 hours. With
additional rainfall expected over the next several hours, the
threat of flooding will continue.

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

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All
interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.


Lat... Lon 3520 9149 3449 9176 3450 9256 3467 9244
      3477 9265 3491 9275 3494 9255 3505 9255
      3504 9308 3518 9285 3546 9285 3546 9248
      3537 9248 3536 9225 3571 9224 3571 9184
      3582 9187 3594 9175 3588 9103 3519 9104


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854 PM CST Wed Feb 21 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the White River at Augusta.
* From late Thursday night until further notice... or until the
warning is cancelled.
* At 8:00 PM Wednesday the stage was 17.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 26.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by early Friday morning and
continue to rise to near 31.0 feet by Saturday morning.
* Impacts at 26.0 feet... farm ground along the river in white and
Woodruff counties begin to flood. Seasonal agricultural impacts.
* Impacts at 28.0 feet... roads in Henry gray Hurricane Lake wildlife
management area flooded. Thousands of acres of cultivated land flooded
in white and Woodruff counties.
* Impacts at 30.0 feet... thousands of acres of farm ground flooded.
County roads on both sides of the river are flooded, including
County Road 871 and 899.
* Impacts at 32.0 feet... thousands of acres of cropland and farm roads
are flooded in white and Woodruff counties. Water is isolating
homes and camps along the river in white and Woodruff counties.


             Fld observed forecast 6 am crest
location stg stg day time Thu Fri Sat crest time date

Lower White River
Augusta 26 17.4 Wed 08 PM 19.9 27.4 31.0 31.0 06 am 02/24




Lat... Lon 3514 9152 3525 9146 3537 9150 3534 9136
3521 9133 3515 9137




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854 PM CST Wed Feb 21 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Cache River near Patterson.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:00 PM Wednesday the stage was 10.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 11.0 feet by
Saturday morning. Additional rainfall is expected beyond the next
48 hours. Continue to monitor latest forecasts for updates or
additional crests later this week.
* Impacts at 10.0 feet... pastureland and cropland not protected by
levees in Jackson and Woodruff counties affected. Water is deep
along the shoulders of State Highway 18 near Grubbs. Water over
portions of Woodruff County Road 775 north of State Highway 260.
* Impacts at 10.5 feet... water deep over Woodruff County Road 775
north of Hwy 260, and intersection of Hwy 37 and Hwy 18 east of
Grubbs. Water is encroaching on yards of homes on Pine street in
Patterson. Many acres of cropland, pastures, and Timber flooded in
Jackson and Woodruff counties.
* Impacts at 11.0 feet... water near homes on Pine street in Patterson.
Water deep over Woodruff County Road 775. Water around camps along
state highways 14 and 18 in Jackson County. Many acres of cropland,
pastures, and Timberland flooded in Craighead, Jackson, and
Woodruff counties. Agfc may close wma inside Woodruff County for
Deer hunting due to flooding.


             Fld observed forecast 6 am crest
location stg stg day time Thu Fri Sat crest time date

Cache River
Patterson 9 10.1 Wed 08 PM 10.4 10.7 11.0 11.0 06 am 02/24




Lat... Lon 3510 9133 3522 9128 3539 9123 3538 9113
3521 9117 3508 9122






658 PM CST Wed Feb 21 2018

The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
northeastern Bradley County in southeastern Arkansas...
southern Woodruff County in eastern Arkansas...
Prairie County in central Arkansas...
southeastern Lonoke County in central Arkansas...
Desha County in southeastern Arkansas...
Monroe County in eastern Arkansas...
central Jefferson County in southeastern Arkansas...
southeastern White County in central Arkansas...
Drew County in southeastern Arkansas...
Lincoln County in southeastern Arkansas...
Arkansas County in southeastern Arkansas...

* until 400 am CST Thursday

* at 650 PM CST, Doppler radar continued to show moderate to heavy
rainfall in much of the warned area. Flooding has been reported in
several locations in the warned area since this morning. Many
areas have seen four to eight inches of rain since last night.
With additional heavy rainfall expected over the next few hours,
the threat of flooding will continue.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Monticello... Stuttgart...
Dumas... Brinkley...
Dermott... Star City...
Rosedale... Des Arc...
Clarendon... Hazen...
De Valls Bluff... Rohwer...
Altheimer... Gould...
Gillett... Holly Grove...
Humphrey... Wilmar...
Grady... Arkansas City...

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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


Lat... Lon 3396 9097 3397 9109 3378 9099 3378 9114
      3367 9123 3360 9113 3352 9125 3356 9145
      3339 9146 3339 9202 3409 9195 3520 9151
      3519 9104 3500 9104 3500 9115 3491 9115
      3473 9105 3434 9100 3412 9112 3407 9088


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Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 2:55 PM CST on February 21, 2018

Expires 7:00 AM EST on February 22, 2018


... Flood Watch remains in effect through late tonight...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of central Arkansas, eastern Arkansas, north central
Arkansas, southwest Arkansas, and western Arkansas, including
the following areas, in central Arkansas, Faulkner, Garland,
Grant, Lonoke, Perry, prairie, Pulaski, Saline, and white. In
eastern Arkansas, Jackson and Woodruff. In north central
Arkansas, Cleburne and Independence. In southwest Arkansas,
Clark, Dallas, Hot Spring, Ouachita, and Pike. In western
Arkansas, Montgomery and Polk.

* Through late tonight

* rain will continue tonight and Thursday morning, and will be
heavy at times. Isolated thunderstorms will be possible.

* Additional rainfall amounts of up to one inch through tonight,
with locally heavier amounts.

.Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for for high water
problems based on the current forecast of heavy rain.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.





Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 2:55 PM CST on February 21, 2018

Expires 7:00 AM EST on February 22, 2018


... Flood Watch remains in effect through late tonight...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of central Arkansas, eastern Arkansas, north central
Arkansas, southwest Arkansas, and western Arkansas, including
the following areas, in central Arkansas, Faulkner, Garland,
Grant, Lonoke, Perry, prairie, Pulaski, Saline, and white. In
eastern Arkansas, Jackson and Woodruff. In north central
Arkansas, Cleburne and Independence. In southwest Arkansas,
Clark, Dallas, Hot Spring, Ouachita, and Pike. In western
Arkansas, Montgomery and Polk.

* Through late tonight

* rain will continue tonight and Thursday morning, and will be
heavy at times. Isolated thunderstorms will be possible.

* Additional rainfall amounts of up to one inch through tonight,
with locally heavier amounts.

.Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for for high water
problems based on the current forecast of heavy rain.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.





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