780  
WGUS44 KLZK 181559  
FLWLZK  
 
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR  
1059 AM CDT SAT AUG 18 2018  
 
...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LITTLE ROCK HAS ISSUED A FLOOD  
WARNING FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVER IN ...  
 
CACHE RIVER NEAR PATTERSON AFFECTING JACKSON AND WOODRUFF 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.  
 

 
 
ARC067-147-190658-  
/O.NEW.KLZK.FL.W.0052.180820T0900Z-000000T0000Z/  
/PTTA4.1.ER.180820T0900Z.180822T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/  
1059 AM CDT SAT AUG 18 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LITTLE ROCK HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE CACHE RIVER NEAR PATTERSON.  
* FROM LATE SUNDAY NIGHT UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...OR UNTIL THE WARNING  
IS CANCELLED.  
* AT 10:00 AM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 7.9 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 9.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY EARLY MONDAY MORNING AND CONTINUE TO  
RISE TO NEAR 10.0 FEET BY WEDNESDAY MORNING.  
* IMPACTS AT 9.0 FEET...LOW SWAMPY TIMBERLAND ALONG THE RIVER BEGINS TO  
FLOOD. FLOOD GATES SHOULD BE CLOSED AND EQUIPMENT MOVED OUT OF THE LOW  
GROUNDS ALONG THE RIVER AND TRIBUTARIES.  
* IMPACTS AT 10.0 FEET...PASTURELAND AND CROPLAND NOT PROTECTED BY  
LEVEES IN JACKSON AND WOODRUFF COUNTIES AFFECTED. WATER IS DEEP  
ALONG THE SHOULDERS OF STATE HIGHWAY 18 NEAR GRUBBS. WATER OVER  
PORTIONS OF WOODRUFF COUNTY ROAD 775 NORTH OF STATE HIGHWAY 260.  
 

 
 
FLD OBSERVED FORECAST 6 AM CREST  
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME SUN MON TUE CREST TIME DATE  
 
CACHE RIVER  
PATTERSON 9 7.9 SAT 10 AM 8.3 9.1 9.7 10.0 07 AM 08/22  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3510 9133 3522 9128 3539 9123 3538 9113  
3521 9117 3508 9122  
 

 
 
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