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Flood Warning
Issued: 12:52 PM CST Feb. 25, 2018 – National Weather Service


The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River near Arkansas City
* from late Thursday night to Saturday March 17.
* At 12:00 PM Sunday the stage was 32.4 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 37.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will rise above flood stage Friday March 02
and will continue to rise to near 41.0 feet Saturday March 10.
* Impact... at 41.0 feet... river cuts off access to the Oakley grain at
Yellow Bend.
* Impact... at 40.0 feet... the low Silt plain in front of Arkansas City
and Huntington Point Mississippi is underwater. Several river
access roads are also impassable.
* Impact... at 37.0 feet... the low Silt plain in front of Arkansas City
inside the levee system begins to flood along with widespread
bottomland flooding at Huntington Point Mississippi.
* Impact... at 35.0 feet... the Road to Donaldson Point is cut off.


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

Lower Mississippi River
Arkansas City 37 32.4 sun 12 PM 33.4 34.6 35.5 41.0 06 am 03/10




Lat... Lon 3340 9128 3357 9128 3413 9108 3412 9066
      3358 9106 3340 9105




Flood Advisory
Issued: 8:40 AM CST Feb. 25, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a
* flood advisory for
the Arkansas River at Pendleton.
* Until Monday evening.
* At 8:15 am Sunday the stage was 29.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 31.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will rise to near 30.8 feet early Wednesday
morning. However additional rain is forecast Tuesday night into
Wednesday so please monitor future forecasts for any updates.
* Impacts at 31.0 feet... residences inside the levee just upstream
of the Pendleton bridge are affected.





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

Arkansas River
Pendleton 31 29.0 sun 08 am 29.5 30.3 30.8 30.8 06 am 02/28




Lat... Lon 3371 9117 3389 9123 3397 9146 3409 9139
3398 9111 3380 9105




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Flood Advisory
Issued: 8:40 AM CST Feb. 25, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a
* flood advisory for
the Arkansas River at Pendleton.
* Until Monday evening.
* At 8:15 am Sunday the stage was 29.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 31.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will rise to near 30.8 feet early Wednesday
morning. However additional rain is forecast Tuesday night into
Wednesday so please monitor future forecasts for any updates.
* Impacts at 31.0 feet... residences inside the levee just upstream
of the Pendleton bridge are affected.





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

Arkansas River
Pendleton 31 29.0 sun 08 am 29.5 30.3 30.8 30.8 06 am 02/28




Lat... Lon 3371 9117 3389 9123 3397 9146 3409 9139
3398 9111 3380 9105




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