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Flood Warning
Issued: 10:59 AM CST Dec. 13, 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 10:30 am Thursday the stage was 83.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 79.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 84.0 feet by
Friday evening.
* Impacts at 83.0 feet... access to oil and gas rigs and to Timber is
flooded. Calhoun County Road 131 is completely under water leading to
old lock 8 river access.




             Fld observed forecast 6 am crest
location stg stg day time Fri Sat sun crest time date

Ouachita River
Thatcher l 79 83.5 Thu 10 am 83.8 84.0 84.0 84.0 06 PM 12/14




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




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1021 am CST Thu Dec 13 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Ouachita River at Felsenthal lock and dam, Arkansas.
* From Friday morning until further notice... or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 9:00 am Thursday the pool stage was 69.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood pool stage is 70 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood pool stage by Friday morning and continue
to rise to near 71.0 feet by Wednesday morning. Additional rises
remain possible thereafter.
* Impact... at 71 feet... minor lowland flooding of the Felsenthal
National Wildlife Refuge will continue for several days. Secondary
roadways along the river bottom will be inundated and closed.


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




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