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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Little Rock AR
506 PM CST Sat Feb 16 2019

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Boone-Marion-Baxter-Fulton-Sharp-Randolph-Searcy-Stone-Izard-
Independence-Lawrence-Van Buren-Cleburne-Jackson-
Including the cities of Harrison, Omaha, Lead Hill, Bull Shoals,
Flippin, Yellville, Summit, Mountain Home, Norfork, Gassville,
Mammoth Spring, Viola, Salem, Cave City, Ash Flat, Hardy,
Pocahontas, Ravenden Springs, Maynard, Marshall, Leslie, Gilbert,
Mountain View, Fox, Timbo, Allison, Horseshoe Bend, Melbourne,
Calico Rock, Oxford, Batesville, Oil Trough, Pleasant Plains,
Walnut Ridge, Hoxie, Black Rock, Imboden, Fairfield Bay, Clinton,
Bee Branch, Damascus, Heber Springs, Greers Ferry, Drasco,
Newport, Tuckerman, and Swifton
506 PM CST Sat Feb 16 2019

...A brief period of light to moderate freezing rain and sleet
possible...

A line of showers is moving northeast across northern into
northeast sections of the area late this afternoon into the early
evening hours. Some areas are seeing temperatures near or just
below freezing. As a result...a brief period of freezing
rain...possibly mixed with sleet...will be possible with this
activity as it moves northeast. Accumulations should remain light
given temperatures near freezing. However...bridges and overpasses
may become slick...especially in the higher terrain.

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
825 AM CST Sat Feb 16 2019

...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
forecasts.

Observed and forecasted stage data plots are available on our
Advanced Hydrologic Prediction Service web page at...
www.weather.gov/lzk
Under the Current Conditions section...Select River and Lakes AHPS.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

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825 AM CST Sat Feb 16 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
The Black River At Pocahontas.
* until further notice...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:00 AM Saturday the stage was 21.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to a stage of 21.8 feet
by tomorrow morning.
* Impacts at 22.0 feet...Moderate flood level, flooding on Fourche
River, Pettit Creek, and Mill Creek. North fringe of airport may be
flooding. High water on the Fourche River may be affecting State
Highways 328 and 166. Houses along State Highway 166 may have water
near foundations. Riverfront Park is partially flooded.


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

Black River
Pocahontas 17 21.9 Sat 08 AM 21.8 21.6 21.3 Crested


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






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825 AM CST Sat Feb 16 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
The Black River At Black Rock.
* until further notice...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:00 AM Saturday the stage was 23.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to a stage of 23.4 feet
by Sunday morning.
* 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.
* Impacts at 24.0 feet...Thousands of acres of cropland and pastures
flooded. State Highway 37 in Independence County east of Cord may
be flooded. Water rises into low lying streets in Powhatan. Ball
Park and Boat Ramp Area in Black Rock floods.


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

Black River
Black Rock 14 23.6 Sat 08 AM 23.4 23.2 23.0 Crested


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






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