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Flood Warning
Issued: 8:06 PM CDT Mar. 24, 2019 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Ouachita River at Thatcher l&d.
* Until Saturday afternoon... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 7:30 PM Sunday the stage was 82.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 79.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to a stage of 81.2 feet
by Tuesday morning.
* Impacts at 83.0 feet... access to oil and gas rigs and to Timber is
flooded. Calhoun County Road 131 is completely under water leading
to old lock 8 river access.


             Fld observed forecast 6 am crest
location stg stg day time Mon Tue Wed crest time date

Ouachita River
Thatcher l 79 82.5 sun 07 PM 82.2 81.2 80.3 falling




Lat... Lon 3311 9223 3323 9236 3329 9261 3338 9247
3333 9226 3322 9212




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758 PM CDT sun Mar 24 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Ouachita River at Felsenthal lock and dam.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 7:30 PM Sunday the stage was 78.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 70.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will remain near 78.3 feet before a
slow fall begins tomorrow. Additional rises remain possible
thereafter.
* Impact... at 80.0 feet... flooding of low lying areas in the
Felsenthal wildlife Refuge will continue for at least another three
weeks.


Lat... Lon 3311 9223 3322 9212 3315 9210 3300 9206 3300 9210


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