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WGUS84 KLZK 230252
FLSLZK


FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
852 PM CST Fri Feb 22 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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852 PM CST Fri Feb 22 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
The Black River At Pocahontas.
* until further notice...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:00 PM Friday the stage was 20.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 21.0 feet by
Monday morning.
* Impacts at 20.0 feet...Flooding of backwater up tributaries is
spreading into lands along the Current, Fourche, and Black rivers.
Water is spreading towards the northern edge of the airport.


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

Black River
Pocahontas 17 20.1 Fri 08 PM 20.5 20.9 21.0 21.0 06 AM 02/25


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






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852 PM CST Fri Feb 22 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
The Black River At Black Rock.
* until further notice...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:00 PM Friday the stage was 22.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 23.0 feet by
Monday morning.
* 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.


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

Black River
Black Rock 14 22.5 Fri 08 PM 22.4 22.7 23.0 23.0 12 AM 02/25


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