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Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 1:47 PM CDT Apr. 30, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Little Rock has extended the

* Flood Warning for...
Independence County in north central Arkansas...
Woodruff County in eastern Arkansas...
Prairie County in central Arkansas...
Jackson County in eastern Arkansas...
Cleburne County in north central Arkansas...
Lonoke County in central Arkansas...
Faulkner County in central Arkansas...
Monroe County in eastern Arkansas...
White County in central Arkansas...
Saline County in central Arkansas...
Pulaski County in central Arkansas...

* until 800 PM CDT Sunday

* at 146 PM CDT, a number of roadways were reported to be underwater
in the warned area. Runoff continues from recent heavy fainfall,
and flooding will continue, or develop from the runoff.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Little Rock... North Little Rock...
Conway... Benton...
Sherwood... Jacksonville...
Cabot... Searcy...
west Little Rock... Maumelle...
Bryant... Hot Springs Village...
Batesville... downtown Little Rock...
Newport... Heber Springs...
Lonoke... Brinkley...
Fairfield Bay... Augusta...

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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


Lat... Lon 3434 9100 3456 9129 3441 9268 3459 9281
      3464 9298 3486 9307 3483 9274 3491 9275
      3494 9254 3537 9248 3537 9225 3571 9224
      3571 9184 3594 9176 3589 9104 3501 9104
      3500 9114 3492 9115 3435 9100


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931 am CDT sun Apr 30 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Saline River at Benton.
* Until Tuesday afternoon... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:30 am Sunday the stage was 19.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 22.5 feet by this
evening.
* Impacts at 20.0 feet... pastures along West Bank will flood. There may
be some low lying County roads near the river flooding.
* Impacts at 22.0 feet... commercial and Industrial facilities in the
flood plain along the left bank may be affected. Water is deep in
the pastures along the West Bank.




             Fld observed forecast 6 am
location stg stg day time Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri

Saline River
Benton 18 19.5 sun 08 am 18.1 9.2 7.7 6.8 6.4




Lat... Lon 3430 9265 3445 9263 3456 9269 3458 9257
3444 9253 3429 9255




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