299  
WGUS44 KLZK 261622  
FLWLZK  
 
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR  
1022 AM CST FRI FEB 26 2021  
 
...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LITTLE ROCK AR HAS ISSUED A FLOOD  
WARNING FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN ARKANSAS...  
 
CACHE RIVER NEAR PATTERSON AFFECTING WOODRUFF AND JACKSON  
COUNTIES.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
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.  
 

 
 
ARC067-147-270430-  
/O.NEW.KLZK.FL.W.0173.210228T0600Z-000000T0000Z/  
/PTTA4.1.ER.210228T0600Z.210302T0600Z.000000T0000Z.NO/  
1022 AM CST FRI FEB 26 2021  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LITTLE ROCK HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE CACHE RIVER NEAR PATTERSON.  
* FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  
* AT 9:00 AM CST FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 8.6 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 9.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE EARLY  
SUNDAY MORNING AND CONTINUE RISING TO 9.5 FEET EARLY TUESDAY  
MORNING. PERIODIC RAINFALL IS EXPECTED THROUGH NEXT WEEK, SO  
ADDITIONAL RISES ARE POSSIBLE.  
* IMPACT...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.  
* IMPACT...AT 10.0 FEET, PASTURELAND AND CROPLAND NOT PROTECTED BY  
LEVEES IN JACKSON AND WOODRUFF COUNTIES AFFECTED. WATER IS OVER  
PORTIONS OF STATE HIGHWAY 37 AND 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 12 PM CREST  
LOCATION STG STG DAY/TIME SAT SUN MON CREST TIME DATE  
 
CACHE RIVER  
PATTERSON 9.0 8.6 FRI 9 AM 8.8 9.2 9.4 RISING  
 

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

 
 
COOPER  
 
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