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Areal Flood Warning

Statement as of 12:25 PM CST on February 23, 2018

Expires 1:00 PM EST on February 26, 2018


The National Weather Service in Memphis has extended the

* Flood Warning for...
Greene County in eastern Arkansas...
Randolph County in eastern Arkansas...
Lawrence County in eastern Arkansas...
Clay County in eastern Arkansas...
Dunklin County in southeastern Missouri...

* until 630 PM CST Friday

* at 1224 PM CST, Doppler radar indicated up to five inches of rain
has fallen. Flooding of low lying roads continues across the area.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Paragould, Kennett, Pocahontas, Walnut Ridge, Malden, Piggott,
Corning, Hoxie, Campbell, Rector, Senath, Marmaduke, Black Rock,
Lake Charles State Park, Chalk Bluff natural area, Crowleys Ridge
State Park, Clarkton, Oak Grove Heights, Imboden and Holcomb.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

In hilly terrain there are hundreds of low water crossings which are
potentially dangerous in heavy rain. Do not attempt to cross flooded
roads. Find an alternate Route.

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.


Lat... Lon 3663 8996 3616 8996 3589 9118 3589 9136
      3623 9135 3624 9126 3633 9126 3642 9131
      3642 9135 3647 9136 3650 9141 3650 9022
      3663 9015



931 am CST Fri Feb 23 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Black River at Black Rock.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 9:00 am Friday the stage was 17.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 23.5 feet by
Sunday morning.
* Impacts at 17.0 feet... low lying cultivated land and pastures
in Lawrence, Jackson, and Independence counties flood.
* 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.




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

Black River
Black Rock 14 17.9 Fri 09 am 22.0 23.5 23.3 23.5 06 am 02/25




Lat... Lon 3570 9140 3591 9125 3612 9115 3610 9101
3588 9110 3564 9128




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928 am CST Fri Feb 23 2018

The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Spring River at Imboden.
* From Sunday morning to Monday afternoon... or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 8:45 am Friday the stage was 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river is expected to rise to near flood stage Sunday
morning.
* Impacts at 18.0 feet... lower lying cultivated farmlands and pastures
flood.




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

Spring River
Imboden 18 15.0 Fri 09 am 12.6 18.0 14.4 18.0 06 am 02/25




Lat... Lon 3612 9115 3616 9118 3618 9126 3625 9119
3619 9110 3610 9101




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Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 11:40 AM CST on February 23, 2018

Expires 7:00 AM EST on February 25, 2018


... Flood Watch remains in effect through late Saturday night...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of east Arkansas, north Mississippi, southeast
Missouri, and west Tennessee, including the following areas,
in east Arkansas, Clay, Craighead, Crittenden, cross, Greene,
Lawrence, Lee, Mississippi, Phillips, Poinsett, Randolph, and
St. Francis. In north Mississippi, Alcorn, Benton, Coahoma,
DeSoto, Marshall, Panola, Quitman, Tate, Tippah, and Tunica.
In southeast Missouri, Dunklin and Pemiscot. In west
Tennessee, Benton, Carroll, Chester, Crockett, Decatur, Dyer,
Fayette, Gibson, Hardeman, Hardin, Haywood, Henderson, Henry,
Lake, Lauderdale, Madison, McNairy, Obion, Shelby, Tipton, and
Weakley.

* Through late Saturday night

* additional rainfall amounts of 2 to 4 inches are possible
through Saturday night, with highest amounts expected north of
Interstate 40.

* Runoff from heavy rainfall may result in rapid rises in river,
stream, and creek levels. Widespread rural lowland flooding is
possible and poor drainage urban areas may experience street
flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

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.



Krm


Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 11:40 AM CST on February 23, 2018

Expires 7:00 AM EST on February 25, 2018


... Flood Watch remains in effect through late Saturday night...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of east Arkansas, north Mississippi, southeast
Missouri, and west Tennessee, including the following areas,
in east Arkansas, Clay, Craighead, Crittenden, cross, Greene,
Lawrence, Lee, Mississippi, Phillips, Poinsett, Randolph, and
St. Francis. In north Mississippi, Alcorn, Benton, Coahoma,
DeSoto, Marshall, Panola, Quitman, Tate, Tippah, and Tunica.
In southeast Missouri, Dunklin and Pemiscot. In west
Tennessee, Benton, Carroll, Chester, Crockett, Decatur, Dyer,
Fayette, Gibson, Hardeman, Hardin, Haywood, Henderson, Henry,
Lake, Lauderdale, Madison, McNairy, Obion, Shelby, Tipton, and
Weakley.

* Through late Saturday night

* additional rainfall amounts of 2 to 4 inches are possible
through Saturday night, with highest amounts expected north of
Interstate 40.

* Runoff from heavy rainfall may result in rapid rises in river,
stream, and creek levels. Widespread rural lowland flooding is
possible and poor drainage urban areas may experience street
flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

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.



Krm


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Illinois - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Winter Weather Advisory
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Michigan - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Special Statement
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Mississippi - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory
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Montana - Wind Chill Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory, Winter Storm Watch , Blizzard Warning , Winter Storm Watch , Record Report
Nebraska - Winter Weather Advisory
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New Hampshire - Winter Weather Advisory
New Mexico - Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
New York - Areal Flood Warning , High Wind Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Weather Statement , Special Statement , Record Report
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Pennsylvania - Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Statement
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Virginia - Special Statement
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