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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the Arkansas Red-Basin River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the Arkansas River near Haven are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.

Vertical Datum updated from NGVD29 to NAVD88 by gauge owner.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 12
Moderate Flood Stage: 11
Flood Stage: 10
Action Stage: 8
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 13.08 ft on 05/08/2007
(2) 12.99 ft on 05/10/2019
(3) 12.96 ft on 10/12/2018
(4) 12.95 ft on 09/28/1973
(5) 12.81 ft on 05/22/2019
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 5.06 ft on 02/28/2020
(2) 12.51 ft on 05/29/2019
(3) 12.81 ft on 05/22/2019
(4) 12.99 ft on 05/10/2019
(5) 10.66 ft on 05/08/2019
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 0.10 ft on 02/03/1995
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13 Expect most of the levee system to be overtopped. Flood waters will be widespread.
12 Flooding overspreads pasture land along both banks to an extent of 30 feet. The river current will be swift with violent eddies in the middle channel. Water overtops the levee about 3 miles upstream from the gage site at Haven Road.
11 Flooding overspreads surrounding pastureland adjacent to the right bank. Expect river current to be swift with violent eddies.
10 The river begins to overflow on the right bank affecting pastureland. Expect river current to be swift with violent eddies.
9 The river will be out of its channel but within its banks. River extends to a width of about 550 feet. The channel current will be swift.
8 The river is within its banks but out of the main channel.
(1) Looking upstream, stage 3.95 ft
(2) Looking downstream, stage 3.95 ft
(3) Looking north at DCP gage house
(4) looking south at wireweight gage and DCP
(5) Looking at wireweight and old staff gage

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