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Flood Warning

Statement as of 2:00 PM CST on February 22, 2018

Expires 6:00 AM EST on February 23, 2018


The Flood Warning continues for
the White River at Augusta.
* From this evening until further notice... or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 12:00 PM Thursday the stage was 23.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 26.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by this evening and continue to
rise to near 31.5 feet by Sunday morning. Additional rainfall is
expected beyond the next 48 hours, so continue to monitor latest
forecasts for any updates.
* 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.




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

Lower White River
Augusta 26 23.8 Thu 12 PM 29.3 31.1 31.5 31.5 06 am 02/25




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




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1056 am CST Thu Feb 22 2018

... Forecast flooding increased from moderate to major severity...
the Flood Warning continues for
the Cache River near Patterson.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 10:00 am Thursday the stage was 10.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 12.0 feet by
Monday morning. Additional rainfall is expected this weekend.
Continue to monitor latest forecasts for any updates.
* 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.
* Impacts at 12.0 feet... water near foundations of homes on Pine
street in Patterson. Cabins and camps along State Highway 14, 18,
and 33 flooded. State Highway 37 near Grubbs may be partially
flooded. Water may be on State Highway 33 between Gregory and
Little Dixie. Most unprotected farmlands flooded and some levees
overtopped. Agfc may close areas within the Brushy Creek wma, Earl
buss bayou DeView wma, and Whitehall wma for Deer hunting due to
flooding.




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

Cache River
Patterson 9 10.9 Thu 10 am 11.1 11.7 12.0 12.0 06 am 02/26




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




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Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 2:25 PM CST on February 22, 2018

Expires 1:00 AM EST on February 25, 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 couple days... with 3 to locally more than 5
inches observed. Several more rounds of showers and
thunderstorms are in the forecast through Saturday. An
additional 2 to 4 inches of rainfall are forecast... with locally
higher amounts possible.

* Given the recent heavy rainfall... the ground has become
saturated. As a result... the runoff potential has
increased... resulting in an increased threat for flash and river
flooding through Saturday. There have already been numerous
high water reports... including flooding of roads and Road
closures. If expected rainfall amounts are realized... this could
become a dangerous situation... with water possibly getting into
homes and businesses in places.

.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 2:25 PM CST on February 22, 2018

Expires 1:00 AM EST on February 25, 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 couple days... with 3 to locally more than 5
inches observed. Several more rounds of showers and
thunderstorms are in the forecast through Saturday. An
additional 2 to 4 inches of rainfall are forecast... with locally
higher amounts possible.

* Given the recent heavy rainfall... the ground has become
saturated. As a result... the runoff potential has
increased... resulting in an increased threat for flash and river
flooding through Saturday. There have already been numerous
high water reports... including flooding of roads and Road
closures. If expected rainfall amounts are realized... this could
become a dangerous situation... with water possibly getting into
homes and businesses in places.

.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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