NowCast ZoneCast Warnings/Advisories Hourly Track Special
Mountain Home, Arkansas, United States  Lat: 36.34N, Lon: 92.38W
Wx Zone: ARZ005
Warnings, Watches and Advisories:
 

FLOOD WARNING

...The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a Flood
Warning for the following river in Arkansas...
...Forecast flooding changed from Minor to Moderate severity for the
following rivers in Arkansas...
Cache River Near Patterson affecting Jackson and Woodruff Counties
River forecasts are based on current conditions and rainfall
forecasted to occur over the next 48 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.
...Forecast flooding increased from Minor to Moderate severity...
The Flood Warning continues for
The Cache River Near Patterson.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 11:00 AM Sunday the stage was 10.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 11.0 feet by
Thursday early afternoon. Heavy rain is expected over the next two days
and this forecast will likely change. Please monitor the river forecasts
from the National Weather Service in Little Rock closely over the next few days.
* 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.
&&
Fld     Observed                 Forecast 7 AM
Location     Stg   Stg  Day Time    Mon    Tue    Wed    Thu    Fri
Cache River
Patterson    8  10.2 Sun 11 AM   10.3   10.5   10.8   11.0   11.0
&&

FLOOD WARNING

...The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a Flood
Warning for the following rivers in Arkansas...
Black River At Pocahontas affecting Randolph County
River forecasts are based on current conditions and rainfall
forecasted to occur over the next 48 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.
The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a
* Flood Warning for
The Black River At Pocahontas.
* from Tuesday afternoon until further notice...or until the warning
is cancelled.
* At 10:00 AM Sunday the stage was 14.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Tuesday afternoon and continue
to rise to near 18.0 feet by Wednesday early afternoon.
Heavy rain is expected over the next two days and this forecast will likely change.
Please monitor the river forecasts from the National Weather Service in
Little Rock closely over the next few days.
* Impacts at 17.0 feet...Agricultural lands along the river east and south of
Pocahontas will be impacted by high water. Equipment and livestock should
be moved to higher ground.
&&
Fld     Observed                 Forecast 7 AM
Location     Stg   Stg  Day Time    Mon    Tue    Wed    Thu    Fri
Black River
Pocahontas  17  14.1 Sun 10 AM   14.8   16.1   17.9   17.9   17.4
&&

FLOOD WARNING

...The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a Flood
Warning for the following rivers in Arkansas...
Arkansas River At Dardanelle affecting Pope and Yell Counties
Arkansas River At Morrilton affecting Conway and Perry Counties
Arkansas River At Toad Suck Lock And Dam Tailwater affecting
Faulkner and Perry Counties
Arkansas River At Pine Bluff affecting Jefferson and Lincoln
Counties
River forecasts are based on current conditions and rainfall
forecasted to occur over the next 18 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.
The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a
* Flood Warning for
The Arkansas River At Morrilton.
* from Tuesday morning until further notice...or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 10:15 AM Sunday the stage was 28.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 30.0 feet.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by late Tuesday morning and
continue to rise to near 36.2 feet by Wednesday evening. Heavy rain is expected
over the next two days and this forecast will likely change.
Please monitor the river forecasts from the National Weather Service in
Little Rock closely over the next few days.
* Impacts at 34.0 feet...Backwaters up Point Remove Creek will
flood acres of cropland.
&&
Fld     Observed                 Forecast 7 AM
Location     Stg   Stg  Day Time    Mon    Tue    Wed    Thu    Fri
Arkansas River
Morrilton   30  28.0 Sun 10 AM   27.8   28.6   35.0   35.6   33.0
&&

FLOOD WARNING

...The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a Flood
Warning for the following rivers in Arkansas...
Arkansas River At Dardanelle affecting Pope and Yell Counties
Arkansas River At Morrilton affecting Conway and Perry Counties
Arkansas River At Toad Suck Lock And Dam Tailwater affecting
Faulkner and Perry Counties
Arkansas River At Pine Bluff affecting Jefferson and Lincoln
Counties
River forecasts are based on current conditions and rainfall
forecasted to occur over the next 18 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.
The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a
* Flood Warning for
The Arkansas River At Toad Suck Lock And Dam Tailwater.
* from late Tuesday night until further notice...Or until the warning
is cancelled.
* At 10:00 AM Sunday the tailwater elevation was 271.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood elevation is 275.0 feet.
* Forecast...Rise above flood elevation by Wednesday morning and
continue to rise to near 276.2 feet by early Thursday morning.
Heavy rain is expected over the next two days and this forecast will
likely change.Please monitor the river forecasts from the National
Weather Service in Little Rock closely over the next few days.
* Impacts at 275.0 feet...Mobile homes in the Toad Suck Community on
the right descending bank near the State Highway 60 Bridge are threatened.
&&
Fld     Observed                 Forecast 7 AM
Location     Stg   Stg  Day Time    Mon    Tue    Wed    Thu    Fri
Arkansas River
Toad Suck   275 271.6 Sun 10 AM  271.0  271.1  275.2  276.2  275.2
&&

FLOOD WARNING

...The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a Flood
Warning for the following rivers in Arkansas...
Arkansas River At Dardanelle affecting Pope and Yell Counties
Arkansas River At Morrilton affecting Conway and Perry Counties
Arkansas River At Toad Suck Lock And Dam Tailwater affecting
Faulkner and Perry Counties
Arkansas River At Pine Bluff affecting Jefferson and Lincoln
Counties
River forecasts are based on current conditions and rainfall
forecasted to occur over the next 18 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.
The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a
* Flood Warning for
The Arkansas River At Pine Bluff.
* from late Wednesday night until further notice...or until the
warning is cancelled.
* At 10:00 AM Sunday the stage was 40.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 42.0 feet.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Thursday morning and continue
to rise to near 43.1 feet by Friday morning. Heavy rain is expected over
the next two days and this forecast will likely change. Please monitor
the river forecasts from the National Weather Service in Little Rock
closely over the next few days.
* Impacts at 43.0 feet...Island Harbour Estates Road is impassible, access
by boat only to Island Harbour homes.
&&
Fld     Observed                 Forecast 7 AM
Location     Stg   Stg  Day Time    Mon    Tue    Wed    Thu    Fri
Arkansas River
Pine Bluff  42  40.0 Sun 10 AM   39.3   39.3   39.8   42.2   43.1
&&

FLOOD WARNING

...The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a Flood
Warning for the following rivers in Arkansas...
Arkansas River At Dardanelle affecting Pope and Yell Counties
Arkansas River At Morrilton affecting Conway and Perry Counties
Arkansas River At Toad Suck Lock And Dam Tailwater affecting
Faulkner and Perry Counties
Arkansas River At Pine Bluff affecting Jefferson and Lincoln
Counties
River forecasts are based on current conditions and rainfall
forecasted to occur over the next 18 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.
The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a
* Flood Warning for
The Arkansas River At Dardanelle.
* from Tuesday afternoon to Friday morning...or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 10:00 AM Sunday the stage was 24.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 32.0 feet.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Tuesday afternoon and continue
to rise to near 34.0 feet by Wednesday morning. Heavy rain is expected
over the next two days and this forecast will likely change.
Please monitor the river forecasts from the National Weather Service in
Little Rock closely over the next few days.
* Impacts at 34.0 feet...Approximately 2000 acres of farmland flooded.
Galla Creek Wildlife Management area partially flooded and State Highway
105 along the river may be affected.
&&
Fld     Observed                 Forecast 7 AM
Location     Stg   Stg  Day Time    Mon    Tue    Wed    Thu    Fri
Arkansas River
Dardanelle  32  24.3 Sun 10 AM   24.1   28.3   34.0   31.7   29.0
&&

FLOOD WARNING

...Forecast flooding changed from Minor to Moderate severity for the
following rivers in Arkansas...
Arkansas River at Van Buren affecting Crawford and Sebastian
Counties.
...Forecast flooding increased from Minor to Moderate severity...
The Flood Warning continues for
The Arkansas River at Van Buren
* until further notice, or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 10:00 AM Sunday, the stage was 21.71 feet.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The Arkansas River at Van Buren is expected to rise
above flood stage late Sunday morning and continue to rise to near
30.6 feet by early Tuesday morning.
* Impact...At 31.0 feet, extensive flooding occurs to industrial
businesses in the floodplain around Fort Smith. Flooding occurs in
Moffett, Oklahoma. Backwater flooding occurs in the trailer parks
near Lee Creek. Some residential subdivisions in the floodplain
around Fort Smith begin to flood. This is an extremely dangerous
and life threatening situation.
&&

FLOOD WARNING

...The National Weather Service in Norman has issued a Flood Warning
for the following rivers in Arkansas...
Arkansas River at Ozark Lock and Dam affecting Franklin County.
The National Weather Service in Norman has issued a
* Flood Warning for
The Arkansas River at Ozark Lock and Dam
* from Monday morning until further notice, or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At  9:00 AM Sunday, the stage was 354.92 feet.
* Flood stage is 357.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The Arkansas River at Ozark Lock and Dam is expected to
rise above flood stage late Monday morning and continue to rise to
near 364.5 feet Tuesday evening. Additional rises are possible
thereafter.
* Impact...At 365.0 feet, County Roads 228 and 4 south of Coal Hill in
Johnson County are inundated. Roads northeast of Scranton in Logan
County are inundated by backwater up Cane Creek. This is an
extremely dangerous and life threatening situation.
&&

FLOOD WARNING

...The National Weather Service in Norman has issued a Flood Warning
for the following rivers in Arkansas...Oklahoma...
Lee Creek near Van Buren affecting Crawford and Sequoyah Counties.
The National Weather Service in Norman has issued a
* Flood Warning for
The Lee Creek near Van Buren
* from this evening to Tuesday evening, or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 10:20 AM Saturday, the stage was 394.50 feet.
* Flood stage is 401.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... The Lee Creek near Van Buren is expected to crest near
405.0 Monday afternoon
* Impact...At 406.0 feet, Tailwater Park is inundated by high water.
Permanent structures in the park are damaged. Recreational vehicles
in a campground near Rena Road may be flooded.
&&

FLOOD WARNING

The flood warning continues for
the Red River Near Dekalb, Texas.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 900 AM Sunday the stage was 29.1 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 24 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 32.6 feet by
Wednesday evening then begin falling.
* Impact...at 33.0 feet...The approaches to the U.S. highway 259
bridge inundate.  Tens of thousands of acres will flood severely.
Complete evacuation of livestock is encouraged. The U.S. highway
259 bridge will very likely be closed. In addition, Texas Highway
37, that runs from Clarksville, Texas to Wright City, Oklahoma, and
Texas highway 8, that runs from New Boston, Texas to Critton Ridge,
Arkansas, will likely be closed.
&&

FLOOD WARNING

The flood warning continues for
the Bayou Dorcheat Near Springhill, Louisiana.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 900 AM Sunday the stage was 12.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 11 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 14.5 feet by
early Thursday morning then begin falling.
* Impact...at 13.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding of boat ramps. Move
livestock to higher ground.
&&

FLASH FLOOD WARNING

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TULSA HAS ISSUED A
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
BENTON COUNTY IN NORTHWEST ARKANSAS...
CARROLL COUNTY IN NORTHWEST ARKANSAS...
CRAWFORD COUNTY IN NORTHWEST ARKANSAS...
EASTERN ADAIR COUNTY IN NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA...
EASTERN SEQUOYAH COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL OKLAHOMA...
FRANKLIN COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL ARKANSAS...
MADISON COUNTY IN NORTHWEST ARKANSAS...
NORTHEASTERN LE FLORE COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA...
SEBASTIAN COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL ARKANSAS...
SOUTHEASTERN DELAWARE COUNTY IN NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA...
WASHINGTON COUNTY IN NORTHWEST ARKANSAS...
* UNTIL 900 PM CDT SUNDAY
* AT 847 AM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR SHOWED A
LARGE AREA OF THUNDERSTORMS MOVING ACROSS WEST CENTRAL AND
NORTHWEST ARKANSAS. OVER THE PAST 6 HOURS...ONE TO THREE INCHES OF
RAIN HAS FALLEN...WITH ANOTHER ONE TO THREE INCHES POSSIBLE
THROUGH THE AFTERNOON HOURS. WITH THE GROUND ALREADY
SATURATED...FLASH FLOODING IS LIKELY TO OCCUR. WHILE PRECIPITATION
MAY TAPER OFF IN SOME AREAS DURING THE WARNING PERIOD...IT WILL
TAKE SOME TIME FOR ANY HIGH WATER TO RUNOFF.
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
WEST FORK...          VAN BUREN...          SPRINGDALE...
SILOAM SPRINGS...     ROGERS...             PRAIRIE GROVE...
PRAIRIE CREEK...      PEA RIDGE...          OZARK...
MULBERRY...           LOWELL...             LITTLE FLOCK...
LINCOLN...            LAVACA...             KIBLER...
HUNTSVILLE...         HUNTINGTON...         HARTFORD...

FLASH FLOOD WATCH

...A FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH 7 AM CDT TUESDAY
FOR ALL OF EAST TEXAS...EXTREME SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA...SOUTHWEST
ARKANSAS...AND NORTH LOUISIANA...
.A STRONG UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL EJECT NORTHEAST ACROSS THE
FOUR STATE REGION TODAY...AHEAD OF AN UPPER LEVEL STORM SYSTEM
OVER THE CENTRAL ROCKIES. COPIOUS AMOUNTS OF LOW LEVEL MOISTURE
WILL BE IN PLACE AS STRONG FORCING ALOFT SPREADS EAST NORTHEAST
ACROSS THE AREA...RESULTING IN NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
TODAY AND THIS EVENING...SOME OF WHICH WILL CONTAIN LOCALLY HEAVY
RAINFALL. ANOTHER STRONG UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL SHIFT
NORTHEAST ACROSS THE REGION LATE MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY
NIGHT...RESULTING IN ANOTHER ROUND OF LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL.
THIS ADDITIONAL RAINFALL FROM THESE TWO WEATHER SYSTEMS WILL FALL
OVER AREAS WHERE GROUNDS REMAIN SATURATED FROM HEAVY RAINFALL
WHICH FELL EARLIER THIS PAST WEEK. THIS WILL RESULT IN RAPID
RUNOFF...AND THE POTENTIAL FOR FLASH FLOODING.
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...
THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR
* PORTIONS OF ARKANSAS...LOUISIANA...SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND
TEXAS...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN ARKANSAS...
COLUMBIA...HEMPSTEAD...HOWARD...LAFAYETTE...LITTLE RIVER...
MILLER...NEVADA...SEVIER AND UNION. IN LOUISIANA...BIENVILLE...
BOSSIER...CADDO...CALDWELL...CLAIBORNE...DE SOTO...GRANT...
JACKSON...LA SALLE...LINCOLN...NATCHITOCHES...OUACHITA...RED
RIVER...SABINE...UNION...WEBSTER AND WINN. IN SOUTHEAST
OKLAHOMA...MCCURTAIN. IN TEXAS...ANGELINA...BOWIE...CAMP...
CASS...CHEROKEE...FRANKLIN...GREGG...HARRISON...MARION...
MORRIS...NACOGDOCHES...PANOLA...RED RIVER...RUSK...SABINE...
SAN AUGUSTINE...SHELBY...SMITH...TITUS...UPSHUR AND WOOD.
* THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING
* SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL INCREASE TODAY OVER SOUTHEAST
OKLAHOMA...SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS...EAST TEXAS AND NORTHWEST
LOUISIANA...AHEAD OF A STRONG UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE THAT WILL
LIFT NORTHEAST ACROSS THE REGION. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL IS
POSSIBLE IN THE STRONGER STORMS...FALLING OVER ALREADY SATURATED
GROUNDS FROM HEAVY RAINFALL THAT HAS FALLEN IN THE LAST WEEK.
RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF ONE TO THREE INCHES...WITH ISOLATED HIGHER
AMOUNTS...ARE EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT. ANOTHER
STRONG UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL MOVE THROUGH THE REGION LATE
MONDAY AFTERNOON AND MONDAY NIGHT...RESULTING IN ANOTHER ROUND
OF LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL. RAINFALL AMOUNTS WITH THIS SECOND
SYSTEM WILL RANGE FROM TWO TO IN EXCESS OF FOUR INCHES...WITH
THE TWO DAY STORM TOTAL AMOUNTS RANGING FROM THREE TO SIX
INCHES...WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS. THIS WILL RESULT IN
INCREASED RUNOFF AND THE POTENTIAL FOR FLASH FLOODING.
* LOW LYING AND POOR DRAINAGE AREAS...ESPECIALLY IN THE VICINITY
OF RAPIDLY RISING CREEKS...WILL BE MOST PRONE TO FLASH
FLOODING.

FLASH FLOOD WATCH

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...
THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR
* PORTIONS OF ARKANSAS AND OKLAHOMA...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING
AREAS...IN ARKANSAS...BENTON...CARROLL...CRAWFORD...FRANKLIN...
MADISON...SEBASTIAN AND WASHINGTON. IN OKLAHOMA...ADAIR...
CHEROKEE...CHOCTAW...CRAIG...CREEK...DELAWARE...HASKELL...
LATIMER...LE FLORE...MAYES...MCINTOSH...MUSKOGEE...NOWATA...
OKFUSKEE...OKMULGEE...OSAGE...OTTAWA...PAWNEE...PITTSBURG...
PUSHMATAHA...ROGERS...SEQUOYAH...TULSA...WAGONER AND
WASHINGTON.
* THROUGH MONDAY MORNING
* SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL WE WIDESPREAD ACROSS ALL OF
EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND WEST CENTRAL AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS TODAY.
THE HEAVY RAIN WILL CONTINUE BEGIN TO TAPER OFF TONIGHT.
* ADDITIONAL RAINFALL TOTALS OF 2 TO 3 INCHES WILL BE COMMON
THROUGH TONIGHT. LOCAL AMOUNTS DURING THE DAY INTO THE EVENING
HOURS COULD REACH 5 OR 6 INCHES.

LAKE WIND ADVISORY

...LAKE WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 9 PM
CDT THIS EVENING...
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LITTLE ROCK HAS ISSUED A LAKE
WIND ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO
9 PM CDT THIS EVENING.
* EVENT...GUSTY SOUTHEAST WINDS OF 15 TO 25 MPH...WITH GUSTS OVER
30 MPH.
* AREAS AFFECTED...MOST OF ARKANSAS
* TIMING...GUSTY WINDS WILL INCREASE IN SPEED THIS MORNING...AND
WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE EARLY EVENING HOURS. THE WINDS WILL
SLIGHTLY DECREASE TONIGHT.
* IMPACTS...THE BREEZY CONDITIONS WILL CREATE HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS
ON AREA BODIES OF WATER.

FLASH FLOOD WATCH

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM CDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...
THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS NOW IN EFFECT FOR
* PORTIONS OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS...NORTH CENTRAL ARKANSAS...
SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS AND WESTERN ARKANSAS...INCLUDING THE
FOLLOWING AREAS...IN CENTRAL ARKANSAS...CONWAY...GARLAND...
PERRY...POPE...SALINE AND YELL. IN NORTH CENTRAL ARKANSAS...
BOONE...MARION...NEWTON...SEARCY AND VAN BUREN. IN SOUTHWEST
ARKANSAS...CLARK...HOT SPRING AND PIKE. IN WESTERN ARKANSAS...
JOHNSON...LOGAN...MONTGOMERY...POLK AND SCOTT.
* FROM 1 PM CDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON
* WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL MOVE INTO THE STATE
FROM THE WEST ON SUNDAY AFTERNOON. THESE STORMS WILL PRODUCE
RAINFALL AMOUNTS IN EXCESS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES STATEWIDE...WITH
LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS...IN WESTERN ARKANSAS FROM SUNDAY
AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY MORNING. A SECOND ROUND OF HEAVY RAIN
IS EXPECTED MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND WILL
PRODUCE AN ADDITIONAL 2 TO 4 INCHES STATEWIDE...WITH LOCALLY
HIGHER AMOUNTS...IN SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS.
* THE SOIL ACROSS MUCH OF ARKANSAS REMAINS SATURATED FROM THE
HEAVY RAINFALL THAT OCCURRED DURING THE MONTH OF MAY. MANY
RIVERS AND STREAMS ARE STILL AT UNSEASONABLY HIGH LEVELS...
WITH ANY ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAINFALL ONLY INCREASING THE
POTENTIAL FOR FLASH FLOODING.

FLASH FLOOD WATCH

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM CDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LITTLE ROCK HAS EXPANDED THE
* FLASH FLOOD WATCH TO INCLUDE PORTIONS OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS...
EASTERN ARKANSAS...NORTH CENTRAL ARKANSAS...SOUTHEAST ARKANSAS
AND SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN
CENTRAL ARKANSAS...FAULKNER...GRANT...LONOKE...PRAIRIE...
PULASKI AND WHITE. IN EASTERN ARKANSAS...JACKSON...MONROE AND
WOODRUFF. IN NORTH CENTRAL ARKANSAS...BAXTER...CLEBURNE...
FULTON...INDEPENDENCE...IZARD...SHARP AND STONE. IN SOUTHEAST
ARKANSAS...ARKANSAS...BRADLEY...CLEVELAND...DESHA...DREW...
JEFFERSON AND LINCOLN. IN SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS...CALHOUN...
DALLAS AND OUACHITA.
* FROM 1 PM CDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON
* WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL MOVE INTO THE STATE
FROM THE WEST ON SUNDAY AFTERNOON. THESE STORMS WILL PRODUCE
RAINFALL AMOUNTS IN EXCESS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES STATEWIDE...WITH
LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS...IN WESTERN ARKANSAS FROM SUNDAY
AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY MORNING. A SECOND ROUND OF HEAVY RAIN
IS EXPECTED MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND WILL
PRODUCE AN ADDITIONAL 2 TO 4 INCHES STATEWIDE...WITH LOCALLY
HIGHER AMOUNTS...IN SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS.
* THE SOIL ACROSS MUCH OF ARKANSAS REMAINS SATURATED FROM THE
HEAVY RAINFALL THAT OCCURRED DURING THE MONTH OF MAY. MANY
RIVERS AND STREAMS ARE STILL AT UNSEASONABLY HIGH LEVELS...
WITH ANY ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAINFALL ONLY INCREASING THE
POTENTIAL FOR FLASH FLOODING.

FLOOD WARNING

...From the National Weather Service in Little Rock...the Flood
Warning continues for the following river in Arkansas...
Fourche Lafave River Near Houston affecting Perry County
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.
The Flood Warning continues for
The Fourche Lafave River Near Houston.
* until further notice...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:30 PM Saturday the stage was 27.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is cresting and will slowly fall to near
27.5 feet by early Sunday morning. However additional rainfall is
expected later this weekend. Please monitor the latest forecasts
for any updates.
Fld     Observed                 Forecast 7 AM
Location     Stg   Stg  Day Time    Sun    Mon    Tue    Wed    Thu
Fourche Lafave River
Houston     25  27.8 Sat 08 PM   27.5   26.0   24.9   24.7   25.5
&&