778  
WGUS44 KLZK 051901  
FLWLZK  
 
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR  
201 PM CDT MON JUN 5 2017  
 
...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LITTLE ROCK HAS ISSUED A FLOOD  
WARNING FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN ARKANSAS...  
 
WHITE RIVER AT NEWPORT AFFECTING INDEPENDENCE AND JACKSON COUNTIES  
 
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.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
SAFETY MESSAGE...REMEMBER TO TURN AROUND...DON'T DROWN  
DO NOT DRIVE CARS THROUGH FLOODED AREAS.  
 
EVERYONE WITH PROPERTY OR OTHER INTEREST ALONG STREAMS AND RIVERS  
SHOULD REMAIN ALERT TO CHANGING WEATHER FORECASTS. SHOULD CONDITIONS  
CHANGE...LOOK FOR RIVER FORECASTS OR FLOOD WARNINGS FOR USE IN MAKING  
INFORMED DECISIONS TO PROTECT LIFE AND PROPERTY.  
 

 
 
ARC063-067-061001-  
/O.NEW.KLZK.FL.W.0051.170606T1800Z-170609T0730Z/  
/NPTA4.1.ER.170606T1800Z.170607T1200Z.170608T0130Z.NO/  
201 PM CDT MON JUN 5 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LITTLE ROCK HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE WHITE RIVER AT NEWPORT.  
* FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON TO LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...OR UNTIL THE  
WARNING IS CANCELLED.  
* AT 1:00 PM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 24.2 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 26.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND  
CONTINUE TO RISE TO NEAR 26.5 FEET BY WEDNESDAY MORNING.  
* IMPACTS AT 26.0 FEET...MANY THOUSANDS OF ACRES OF CROPLAND ARE  
INUNDATED. WATER IS NEAR STATE HIGHWAY 14. MANY PRIVATE LEVEES ARE  
OVERTOPPED ALLOWING THE RIVER TO FLOOD CROPLAND. WATER IN PORTIONS  
OF JACKSONPORT STATE PARK THAT ARE ON RIVER SIDE OF LEVEE.  
 

 
 
FLD OBSERVED FORECAST 6 AM  
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME TUE WED THU FRI SAT  
 
LOWER WHITE RIVER  
NEWPORT 26 24.2 MON 01 PM 25.5 26.5 25.3 23.6 22.5  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3537 9150 3550 9141 3570 9140 3564 9128  
3548 9127 3534 9136  
 

 
 
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