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Flood Warning
Issued: 7:48 PM CST Dec. 15, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Ouachita River at Thatcher l&d.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 6:30 PM Saturday the stage was 84.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 79.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 85.4 feet by
early Thursday afternoon.
* Impacts at 85.0 feet... there may be some County roads along the
river flooded, requiring lengthy detours. River is high and swift,
boaters should be very cautious. Access to many oil and gas rigs
will be by boat only. Levee gates should be closed.


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

Ouachita River
Thatcher l 79 84.5 Sat 06 PM 84.7 84.9 85.0 rising




Lat... Lon 3311 9223 3323 9236 3329 9261 3338 9247
3333 9226 3322 9212




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1040 am CST Sat Dec 15 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Ouachita River at Felsenthal lock and dam, Arkansas.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 9:30 am Saturday the stage was 70.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood pool stage is 70 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 72.5 feet by
Thursday morning. Additional rises remain possible thereafter.
* Impact... at 73.0 feet... expect minor flooding to continue in the
Felsenthal National Wildlife Refuge for at least another week.


Lat... Lon 3300 9210 3311 9217 3318 9212 3307 9211 3300 9205




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