Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Little Rock AR
800 PM CDT Wed Apr 14 2021

...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in

  Black River At Black Rock affecting Jackson, Independence and
  Lawrence Counties.


Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

River forecasts are based on current conditions and rainfall
forecasted to occur over the next 24 hours. During periods of
flooding...Evening forecasts are reissued with updated rainfall

Observed and forecasted stage data plots are available on our
Advanced Hydrologic Prediction Service web page at...

Under the Current Conditions section...Select River and Lakes AHPS.


800 PM CDT Wed Apr 14 2021

...The Flood Warning is now in effect until early Sunday afternoon...

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Black River At Black Rock.
* From this evening to Sunday afternoon.
* At 7:00 PM CDT Wednesday the stage was 14.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise to a crest of 14.5 feet
  Thursday morning. It will then fall below flood stage Saturday
* Impact...At 14.0 feet, Minor flooding begins. Farm ground along
  east bank begins to flood.


           Fld   Observed        Forecast 7 PM      Crest
Location   Stg   Stg Day/Time   Thu   Fri   Sat  Crest  Time  Date

Black River
Black Rock 14.0  14.2 Wed 7 PM  14.5 14.2 13.8   14.5 7 AM 4/15


LAT...LON 3570 9140 3590 9125 3611 9115 3610 9101
      3588 9110 3564 9128