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Flood Warning

Statement as of 11:39 AM CDT on April 29, 2017

Expires 3:39 AM EDT on April 30, 2017


The Flood Warning continues for
the White River at Georgetown.
* From late Sunday night until further notice... or until the warning
is cancelled.
* At 11:00 am Saturday the stage was 18.4 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Forecast... due to the forecasted rainfall upstream, the river is
expected to rise above flood stage by early Monday morning and
continue to rise to near 27.0 feet by Saturday early afternoon.
* Impacts at 24.0 feet... State Highway 36 to Georgetown may be
flooding due to backwater up Little Red river, especially during
locally heavy rainfall or high White River stage. Levee on north
side of the Little Red river protecting The Bald knob National
wildlife Refuge, primarily cropland, may be overtopped.
* Impacts at 26.0 feet... backwater up Little Red river floods
bottomland near West Point and Georgetown. Numerous roads and bridges
flooded west of the river. Extensive area of cropland in white,
Woodruff, and prairie counties flooded. State Highway 36 is probably
flooded and impassable. Georgetown and Nimmo could be isolated by
floodwater. Residents should either leave or have provisions for a
prolonged stay.




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

Lower White River
Georgetown 21 18.4 Sat 11 am 19.2 21.4 22.8 24.1 25.4




Lat... Lon 3500 9155 3508 9151 3514 9152 3515 9137
3506 9139 3498 9142






1139 am CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the White River at Augusta.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 11:00 am Saturday the stage was 31.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 26.0 feet.
* Forecast... due to the forecasted rainfall upstream, the river
is expected to rise to near 36.0 feet by Thursday morning.
* 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.
* Impacts at 34.0 feet... water around or approaching homes and camps
along the river in white and Woodruff counties. Farm roads and County
roads on both sides of the river are flooded.
* Impacts at 35.0 feet... flood waters are rising towards lower lying
sections of Augusta, Bradford, and Russell. Homes and camps along
U.S. Highway 64 and along Taylor Bay are flooded or isolated. Farm
and County roads are flooded in white and Woodruff counties.
* Impacts at 36.0 feet... major flood level begins. Areas along Taylor
Bay flooded. Some homes flooded at this level.



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

Lower White River
Augusta 26 31.2 Sat 11 am 31.8 32.9 33.8 35.4 36.0




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






Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 12:29 PM CDT on April 29, 2017

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on April 30, 2017


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Sunday evening...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of central Arkansas, eastern Arkansas, north central
Arkansas, southeast Arkansas, southwest Arkansas, and western
Arkansas, including the following areas, in central Arkansas,
Conway, Faulkner, Garland, Grant, Lonoke, Perry, Pope,
prairie, Pulaski, Saline, white, and Yell. In eastern
Arkansas, Jackson, Monroe, and Woodruff. In north central
Arkansas, Baxter, Boone, Cleburne, Fulton, Independence,
Izard, Marion, Newton, Searcy, sharp, stone, and Van Buren. In
southeast Arkansas, Arkansas and Jefferson. In southwest
Arkansas, Clark, Dallas, Hot Spring, and Pike. In western
Arkansas, Johnson, Logan, Montgomery, Polk, and Scott.

* Through Sunday evening

* heavy rain has fallen over much of the northwest and north
central portions of Arkansas in the last 24 hours, with one to
three inch amounts common. Widespread showers and thunderstorms
are expected through Sunday. The storms are expected to form and
move over the same areas. This, combined with a high amount of
moisture in the atmosphere, will create a situation in which
flash flooding and river flooding will become likely.

Heavy rainfall is likely through Sunday, with additional
amounts of two to five inches expected over much of the northern
half of the state. It is possible that total rainfall amounts in
excess of six inches could occur in localized areas, and this
would primarily be in the Ozark and Ouachita Mountains.

Though not much rain has fallen over central and southern
Arkansas, storms tonight are expected to be efficient rainfall
producers, and heavy rainfall is expected in those locations as well.

* Evacuations of flood and flash flood prone areas may be
needed, and those interests along Arkansas rivers will need to
monitor this developing hazardous weather situation.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

If you are in the watch area, keep informed, and be ready for
quick action if flash flooding is observed or if a warning is
issued. Persons living in low lying areas along main-Stem rivers
should monitor the latest forecast and be ready to evacuate to
higher ground.

Do not drive your vehicle into areas where water covers the Road
to unknown depths. Take a different Route to reach your
destination or wait until the water recedes. Remember, most flood
related deaths occur in automobiles and flooding is the leading
cause of weather related deaths.

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.
You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.



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Lake Wind Advisory

Statement as of 4:14 AM CDT on April 29, 2017

Expires 10:00 PM EDT on April 30, 2017


... Lake Wind Advisory now in effect from 9 am this morning to
9 PM CDT Sunday...

* event... gusty south winds.

* Areas affected... much of the eastern half of Arkansas.

* Timing... advisory winds will likely begin within a few hours
after sunrise Saturday morning.

* Winds... sustained winds of 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30
mph possible.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A lake Wind Advisory indicates that winds will cause rough chop
on area lakes and rivers. Small boats will be especially prone to
capsizing.


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Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 12:29 PM CDT on April 29, 2017

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on April 30, 2017


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Sunday evening...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of central Arkansas, eastern Arkansas, north central
Arkansas, southeast Arkansas, southwest Arkansas, and western
Arkansas, including the following areas, in central Arkansas,
Conway, Faulkner, Garland, Grant, Lonoke, Perry, Pope,
prairie, Pulaski, Saline, white, and Yell. In eastern
Arkansas, Jackson, Monroe, and Woodruff. In north central
Arkansas, Baxter, Boone, Cleburne, Fulton, Independence,
Izard, Marion, Newton, Searcy, sharp, stone, and Van Buren. In
southeast Arkansas, Arkansas and Jefferson. In southwest
Arkansas, Clark, Dallas, Hot Spring, and Pike. In western
Arkansas, Johnson, Logan, Montgomery, Polk, and Scott.

* Through Sunday evening

* heavy rain has fallen over much of the northwest and north
central portions of Arkansas in the last 24 hours, with one to
three inch amounts common. Widespread showers and thunderstorms
are expected through Sunday. The storms are expected to form and
move over the same areas. This, combined with a high amount of
moisture in the atmosphere, will create a situation in which
flash flooding and river flooding will become likely.

Heavy rainfall is likely through Sunday, with additional
amounts of two to five inches expected over much of the northern
half of the state. It is possible that total rainfall amounts in
excess of six inches could occur in localized areas, and this
would primarily be in the Ozark and Ouachita Mountains.

Though not much rain has fallen over central and southern
Arkansas, storms tonight are expected to be efficient rainfall
producers, and heavy rainfall is expected in those locations as well.

* Evacuations of flood and flash flood prone areas may be
needed, and those interests along Arkansas rivers will need to
monitor this developing hazardous weather situation.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

If you are in the watch area, keep informed, and be ready for
quick action if flash flooding is observed or if a warning is
issued. Persons living in low lying areas along main-Stem rivers
should monitor the latest forecast and be ready to evacuate to
higher ground.

Do not drive your vehicle into areas where water covers the Road
to unknown depths. Take a different Route to reach your
destination or wait until the water recedes. Remember, most flood
related deaths occur in automobiles and flooding is the leading
cause of weather related deaths.

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.
You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.



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Alabama - High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement, Coastal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Special Statement
Alaska - Areal Flood Advisory
Arizona - Wind Advisory , Freeze Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Air Quality Alert
Arkansas - Tornado Warning , Tornado Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
California - Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Winter Storm Warning , Freeze Warning , Freeze Warning, Winter Storm Warning , Blizzard Warning, Winter Storm Warning , Freeze Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Record Report
District of Columbia - Record Report
Florida - High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement, Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Hazard Statement , Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Watch , Record Report
Georgia - Special Statement , Record Report
Hawaii - Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , High Surf Advisory , High Surf Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , High Wind Warning , Record Report
Idaho - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Illinois - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Watch, Flash Flood Watch
Indiana - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , High Wind Warning , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Blizzard Warning, Winter Storm Warning , Blizzard Warning , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Record Report
Louisiana - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Special Statement
Michigan - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Flood Watch
Minnesota - Winter Storm Watch
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Advisory , Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory
Missouri - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory
Montana - Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Nebraska - Flood Advisory , Blizzard Warning , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Record Report
New Mexico - Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Freeze Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
New York - Lakeshore Flood Warning , Record Report
North Carolina - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Record Report
North Dakota - Flood Warning
Ohio - Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning
Oklahoma - Tornado Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
Puerto Rico - Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory
South Carolina - Flood Warning , Special Statement
South Dakota - Winter Storm Watch
Tennessee - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Special Statement
Texas - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , High Surf Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Hazard Statement , Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Freeze Warning, Wind Advisory , Freeze Warning , Winter Storm Warning , Freeze Warning, High Wind Warning , Special Statement , Record Report
Utah - Hard Freeze Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Virginia - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Washington - Wind Advisory
West Virginia - Special Statement
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Flood Watch
Wyoming - Record Report , Public Information Statement

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