506  
WGUS84 KLZK 160155  
FLSLZK  
 
FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR  
855 PM CDT MON APR 15 2024  
 
...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN  
ARKANSAS...  
 
OUACHITA RIVER AT CAMDEN AFFECTING OUACHITA AND CALHOUN COUNTIES.  
 
OUACHITA RIVER AT THATCHER L&D AFFECTING UNION, BRADLEY AND  
CALHOUN COUNTIES.  
 
FOR THE OUACHITA RIVER...INCLUDING JONES MILL DCP, ARKADELPHIA,  
CAMDEN, THATCHER L&D...MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
MOTORISTS SHOULD NOT ATTEMPT TO DRIVE AROUND BARRICADES OR DRIVE  
CARS THROUGH FLOODED AREAS.  
 
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.  
 
THE NEXT STATEMENT WILL BE ISSUED TUESDAY EVENING AT 900 PM CDT.  
 

 
 
ARC013-103-170200-  
/O.EXT.KLZK.FL.W.0024.000000T0000Z-240419T0130Z/  
/CAMA4.1.ER.240412T0240Z.240414T1830Z.240417T1930Z.NO/  
855 PM CDT MON APR 15 2024  
   
..FLOOD WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL THURSDAY EVENING
 
 
* WHAT...MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
 
* WHERE...OUACHITA RIVER AT CAMDEN.  
 
* WHEN...UNTIL THURSDAY EVENING.  
 
* IMPACTS...AT 28.0 FEET, SANDY BEACH PARK AND PORTIONS OF THE  
RIVERWALK AREA OFF OF WASHINGTON STREET ARE INUNDATED. STATE  
HIGHWAY 7 OFF 79B BECOMES INUNDATED.  
AT 30.0 FEET, STATE HIGHWAY 7 NORTH OF CAMDEN FLOODS, WITH DETOURS  
NEARBY. PORTIONS OF SANDY BEACH PARK WILL FLOOD. SOME COUNTY ROADS  
NORTH AND EAST OF CAMDEN BEGIN TO FLOOD.  
 
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...  
- AT 8:30 PM CDT MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 29.6 FEET.  
- FORECAST...THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE  
EARLY WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE FALLING TO 22.6 FEET  
SATURDAY EVENING.  
- FLOOD STAGE IS 26.0 FEET.  
- HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SAFETY/FLOOD  
 

 
 
FLD OBSERVED FORECASTS (7 PM CDT)  
LOCATION STG STG DAY/TIME TUE WED THU  
 
OUACHITA RIVER  
CAMDEN 26.0 29.6 MON 8 PM CDT 27.7 25.7 24.4  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3329 9261 3344 9280 3363 9289 3367 9275  
3350 9264 3338 9247  
 

 
 
ARC011-013-139-170200-  
/O.CON.KLZK.FL.W.0025.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/  
/CALA4.1.ER.240410T1500Z.240416T0130Z.000000T0000Z.NO/  
855 PM CDT MON APR 15 2024  
   
..FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
 
 
* WHAT...MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
 
* WHERE...OUACHITA RIVER AT THATCHER L&D.  
 
* WHEN...UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  
 
* 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.  
 
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...  
- AT 8:30 PM CDT MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 84.8 FEET.  
- FORECAST...THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO FALL TO 82.9 FEET  
SATURDAY EVENING.  
- FLOOD STAGE IS 79.0 FEET.  
- HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SAFETY/FLOOD  
 

 
 
FLD OBSERVED FORECASTS (7 PM CDT)  
LOCATION STG STG DAY/TIME TUE WED THU  
 
OUACHITA RIVER  
THATCHER L&D 79.0 84.8 MON 8 PM CDT 84.6 84.3 83.9  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3311 9223 3323 9236 3329 9261 3338 9247  
3333 9226 3322 9212  
 

 
 
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