Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Little Rock AR
948 AM CDT Thu May 6 2021

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Arkansas...

  Ouachita River At Camden affecting Ouachita and Calhoun Counties.

  Ouachita River At Thatcher L&D affecting Bradley, Union and
  Calhoun Counties.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Motorists should not attempt to drive around barricades or drive
cars through flooded areas.

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All
interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.

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
forecasts.

Observed and forecasted stage data plots are available on our
Advanced Hydrologic Prediction Service web page at...
 www.weather.gov/lzk

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

&&


ARC011-013-139-071500-
/O.CON.KLZK.FL.W.0192.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/CALA4.1.ER.210425T1245Z.210509T0600Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
948 AM CDT Thu May 6 2021

...The Flood Warning remains in effect...

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Ouachita River At Thatcher L&D.
* Until further notice.
* At 8:30 AM CDT Thursday the stage was 82.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 79.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise to a crest of 82.5 feet
  early Sunday morning, May 9. The river will fall to 82.1 feet
  Tuesday morning, May 11.
* Impact...At 80.0 feet, Minor flooding occurs at this level. Levee
  gates should be closed to prevent the river from backing into
  Calion Lake. Access to oil and gas rigs and to timber is flooded.
  There is wide coverage of flooding in the river bottoms.

&&


  Fld   Observed        Forecast 7 AM      Crest
Location      Stg   Stg Day/Time   Fri   Sat   Sun  Crest  Time  Date

Ouachita River
Thatcher L&D  79.0  82.1 Thu 8 AM  82.3 82.4 82.5   82.5 1 AM 5/09





&&

LAT...LON 3311 9223 3322 9236 3329 9261 3338 9247
      3333 9226 3322 9212

$$

231

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Little Rock AR
948 AM CDT Thu May 6 2021

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Arkansas...

  Ouachita River At Camden affecting Ouachita and Calhoun Counties.

  Ouachita River At Thatcher L&D affecting Bradley, Union and
  Calhoun Counties.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Motorists should not attempt to drive around barricades or drive
cars through flooded areas.

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All
interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.

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
forecasts.

Observed and forecasted stage data plots are available on our
Advanced Hydrologic Prediction Service web page at...
 www.weather.gov/lzk

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

&&


ARC013-103-071500-
/O.EXT.KLZK.FL.W.0213.000000T0000Z-210510T0600Z/
/CAMA4.1.ER.000000T0000Z.210507T0000Z.210509T0000Z.NO/
948 AM CDT Thu May 6 2021

...The Flood Warning is now in effect until early Monday morning...

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Ouachita River At Camden.
* Until late Sunday night.
* At 8:30 AM CDT Thursday the stage was 27.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 26.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise to a crest of 27.5 feet
  this evening, May 6. It will then fall below flood stage Saturday
  evening, May 8.
* Impact...At 26.0 feet, Low lying pastures and timber land along
  the river begins to flood. Sandy Beach Park at Camden starts to
  flood.

&&


  Fld   Observed        Forecast 7 AM      Crest
Location      Stg   Stg Day/Time   Fri   Sat   Sun  Crest  Time  Date

Ouachita River
Camden        26.0  27.3 Thu 8 AM  27.5 26.9 25.0   27.5 7 PM 5/06





&&

LAT...LON 3329 9261 3344 9280 3363 9289 3367 9275
      3350 9264 3338 9247

$$