Lawrence Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Flood Warning
Issued: 9:21 PM CDT Apr. 25, 2017 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Black River at Black Rock.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 9:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 19.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 19.5 feet by
Saturday morning. Additional rainfall is expected later this
week with potentially heavy rainfall this weekend. Please monitor
latest forecasts for updates.
* Impacts at 20.0 feet... agricultural land is flooding along both
banks of the river in Lawrence, Independence, and Jackson counties.
Minor flooding in Powhatan community and courthouse State Park.


             Fld observed forecast 6 am
location stg stg day time Wed Thu Fri Sat sun

Black River
Black Rock 14 19.1 Tue 09 PM 19.0 19.1 19.3 19.5 19.2




Lat... Lon 3570 9140 3591 9125 3612 9115 3610 9101
3588 9110 3564 9128




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