Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Little Rock, AR

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
1050 AM CDT WED MAY 6 2015

...From the National Weather Service in Little Rock...the Flood
Warning continues for the following river in Arkansas...

  Ouachita River At Thatcher L&D affecting Bradley...Calhoun and
  Union Counties


River forecasts are based on current conditions and rainfall
forecasted to occur over the next 12 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.srh.noaa.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 forecast. Should conditions
change...Look for river forecast or Flood Warnings for use in

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/CALA4.2.ER.150226T2312Z.150320T2330Z.150508T1929Z.NO/
1050 AM CDT WED MAY 6 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Ouachita River At Thatcher L&D.
* until Saturday evening...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 6:00 AM Wednesday the stage was 82.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 79.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  the end of the week.
* Impacts at 80.0 feet...Levee gates should remain closed to prevent the
  river from backing into Calion Lake. Access to oil and gas rigs and to
  timber is flooded. There is wide coverage of flooding in the river bottoms.


&&


             Fld     Observed                 Forecast 7 AM
Location     Stg   Stg  Day Time    Thu    Fri    Sat    Sun    Mon

Ouachita River
  Thatcher L  79  82.3 Wed 06 AM   80.9   79.4   77.9   77.0   77.0


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LAT...LON 3311 9223 3323 9236 3329 9261 3338 9247
 3333 9226 3322 9212



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