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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Flood Warning
National Weather Service Little Rock AR
406 PM CST FRI FEB 23 2018

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Cleveland AR-Woodruff AR-Prairie AR-Lonoke AR-Grant AR-Dallas AR-
Ouachita AR-Monroe AR-Jefferson AR-Pulaski AR-
406 PM CST FRI FEB 23 2018

The National Weather Service in Little Rock has extended the

* Flood Warning for...
Northwestern Cleveland County in southeastern Arkansas...
Woodruff County in eastern Arkansas...
Prairie County in central Arkansas...
Lonoke County in central Arkansas...
Grant County in central Arkansas...
Dallas County in southwestern Arkansas...
Northwestern Ouachita County in southwestern Arkansas...
Northwestern Monroe County in eastern Arkansas...
Jefferson County in southeastern Arkansas...
Southeastern Pulaski County in central Arkansas...

* Until 415 AM CST Saturday

* At 403 PM CST, Doppler radar indicated up to eight plus inches of
rain have fallen and flooding is occurring in numerous locations
across the warning area! While rainfall has ended at this time,
additional heavy rainfall is likely Saturday, with the flood
threat increasing once again.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Pine Bluff... Camden...
Sheridan... Lonoke...
Brinkley... Des Arc...
Clarendon... Hazen...
De Valls Bluff... White Hall...
England... Carlisle...
Redfield... Altheimer...
Humphrey... Leola...
Sparkman... Fredonia...
Carthage... Prattsville...

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.

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LAT...LON 3500 9115 3474 9110 3456 9140 3457 9159
3448 9160 3448 9171 3437 9171 3347 9311
3377 9310 3381 9290 3416 9289 3415 9268
3441 9267 3451 9205 3470 9214 3535 9104
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Flood Watch
National Weather Service Little Rock AR
141 PM CST Fri Feb 23 2018

...The threat for additional heavy rainfall expected to continue
through Saturday night...

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Montgomery-Garland-Saline-Pulaski-Lonoke-Prairie-Monroe-Pike-
Clark-Hot Spring-Grant-Jefferson-Arkansas-Dallas-Cleveland-
Lincoln-Desha-Ouachita-Calhoun-Bradley-Drew-
Including the cities of Batesville, Oil Trough, Pleasant Plains,
Heber Springs, Greers Ferry, Drasco, Newport, Tuckerman, Swifton,
Conway, Greenbrier, Vilonia, Mayflower, Searcy, Beebe, El Paso,
Rose Bud, Georgetown, Augusta, McCrory, Cotton Plant, Perryville,
Fourche Junction, Houston, Cove, Mena, Big Fork, Vandervoort,
Wickes, Mount Ida, Norman, Pine Ridge, Washita, Hot Springs,
Hot Springs Village, Jessieville, Pearcy, Royal, Benton, Bryant,
Bauxite, Avilla, Haskell, Paron, Little Rock, North Little Rock,
Sherwood, Maumelle, Jacksonville, Wrightsville, Cabot, Lonoke,
England, Humnoke, Des Arc, Devalls Bluff, Hazen, Ulm, Brinkley,
Clarendon, Holly Grove, Pine city, Roe, Antoine, Delight,
Glenwood, Murfreesboro, Arkadelphia, Gurdon, Amity, Okolona,
Malvern, Bismarck, Donaldson, Bonnerdale, Rockport, Glen Rose,
Sheridan, Prattsville, Poyen, Leola, Pine Bluff, Humphrey,
Redfield, Altheimer, Stuttgart, De Witt, Gillett, Saint Charles,
Fordyce, Princeton, Manning, Sparkman, Kingsland, Rison,
Mount Elba, Rye, Star City, Gould, Grady, Garrett Bridge, Dumas,
Mcgehee, Rohwer, Arkansas City, Camden, Bearden, Chidester,
Stephens, Hampton, Thornton, Tinsman, Harrell, Warren, Hermitage,
Moro Bay, Banks, Vick, Monticello, Lacey, Collins, Montongo,
and Wilmar
141 PM CST Fri Feb 23 2018

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING...

The 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,
Faulkner, Garland, Grant, Lonoke, Perry, Prairie, Pulaski,
Saline, and White. In EASTERN ARKANSAS, Jackson, Monroe, and
Woodruff. In NORTH CENTRAL ARKANSAS, Cleburne and
Independence. In SOUTHEAST ARKANSAS, Arkansas, Bradley,
Cleveland, Desha, Drew, Jefferson, and Lincoln. In SOUTHWEST
ARKANSAS, Calhoun, Clark, Dallas, Hot Spring, Ouachita, and
Pike. In WESTERN ARKANSAS, Montgomery and Polk.

* Through Saturday evening

* Heavy rain fell across much of southern...central and eastern
Arkansas the last several days...with 4 to locally more than 8
inches observed. Additional heavy rainfall will be possible on
Saturday into Saturday night where an additional 1 to 3 inches
of rain are expected. Locally higher amounts will be possible.

* Given the recent heavy rainfall...the ground has become
saturated. As a result...the runoff potential has
increased...resulting in a high threat for flash and river
flooding through Saturday night. There have already been
numerous high water reports...including flooding of roads and
road closures. Any more heavy rainfall may create additional
dangerous flooding situations.


.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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HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
1129 AM CST Fri Feb 23 2018

...Daily River Forecast...

Flood Obs Forecast for 6 AM
Location Stage Stage Day Time Sat Sun Mon Tue Wed
Arkansas River
Dardanelle 1 32 16.1 Fri 10 AM 18.8 22.2 15.1 11.2 9.1
Morrilton 30 21.8 Fri 11 AM 24.4 26.7 20.6 15.4 14.2
Toad Suck Loc 275 268.6 Fri 09 AM 270.2 272.3 268.9 262.6 258.9
Little Rock 23 14.2 Fri 10 AM 14.8 15.9 15.3 11.5 8.5
Pine Bluff 42 37.7 Fri 09 AM 39.4 39.2 39.8 35.5 33.0
Pendleton 31 29.2 Fri 11 AM 30.2 30.1 30.7 30.7 29.3
Buffalo River
St Joe 27 10.5 Fri 11 AM 11.3 19.0 13.8 10.4 9.0
Spring River
Hardy 10 5.4 Fri 11 AM 6.6 8.5 6.1 5.2 4.9
Imboden 18 14.9 Fri 11 AM 12.6 18.0 14.4 10.9 10.0
Little Red River
Judsonia 30 31.3 Fri 11 AM 34.0 31.2 28.4 27.6 27.3
Cache River
Patterson 9 11.7 Fri 11 AM 12.4 12.5 12.5 12.5 12.4
Black River
Corning 15 10.8 Fri 11 AM 11.2 11.5 11.9 12.0 11.8
Pocahontas 17 15.3 Fri 11 AM 17.5 20.7 21.7 22.0 21.8
Black Rock 14 18.4 Fri 11 AM 22.0 23.5 23.3 23.2 22.9
Ouachita River
Arkadelphia 17 23.1 Fri 10 AM 25.4 23.1 22.7 13.7 11.4
Camden 26 30.4 Fri 10 AM 33.9 36.9 38.8 39.6 40.0
Thatcher L&D 79 82.4 Fri 10 AM 84.5 86.0 87.3 88.3 89.5
Little Missouri River
Boughton 20 21.9 Fri 10 AM 22.6 22.3 21.6 20.9 17.7
Saline River
Benton 18 21.5 Fri 09 AM 23.1 21.1 12.6 9.0 8.3
Rye 26 22.7 Fri 10 AM 23.8 25.0 25.4 26.4 27.1
White River
Batesville 15 14.1 Fri 11 AM 14.3 14.9 14.8 12.7 10.8
Newport 26 21.2 Fri 11 AM 24.9 26.5 26.8 27.0 26.9
Augusta 26 29.4 Fri 11 AM 31.0 31.8 32.3 32.4 32.5
Georgetown 21 18.1 Fri 11 AM 20.6 22.0 22.4 22.7 22.9
Des Arc 24 20.7 Fri 11 AM 23.5 24.5 24.8 25.0 25.2
Clarendon 26 23.7 Fri 11 AM 25.5 27.4 28.1 28.6 29.0


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