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Flood Warning
Issued: 11:52 AM CST Feb. 24, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Warning extended until Monday March 19...

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River near Greenville
* from Wednesday morning to Monday March 19.
* At 11:00 am Saturday the stage was 42.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will rise above flood stage Wednesday February
28 and will continue to rise to near 53.0 feet Saturday March 10.
* Impact... at 51.5 feet... Greenville boat store is inoperable for
towboat supplies.
* Impact... at 50.0 feet... Upper Lake Ferguson Road and Warfield Point
park are closed.
* Impact... at 48.0 feet... water begins to cover the dirt Road leading
to the farmers grain terminal facility which is north of the
Greenville bridge.
* Impact... at 45.0 feet... Lower Lake Ferguson Road is closed. Warfield
Point park is closed.
* Impact... at 44.5 feet... Road to bunge corporation grain elevators is
under water.
* Impact... at 43.5 feet... Lower Lake Ferguson Road begins to flood.
* Impact... at 42.0 feet... flooding is occurring around Lake Ferguson.



              Flood observed forecast 6 am crest
location stg stg day time sun Mon Tue crest time date

Lower Mississippi River
Greenville 48 42.0 Sat 11 am 43.6 45.1 46.5 53.0 06 am 03/10




Lat... Lon 3277 9123 3340 9128 3340 9105 3283 9101
      3277 9101 3278 9111






1152 am CST Sat Feb 24 2018

... Flood Warning extended until Sunday March 18...

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River near Arkansas City
* from Thursday evening to Sunday March 18.
* At 11:00 am Saturday the stage was 31.3 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 37.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will rise above flood stage Thursday March 01
and will continue to rise to near 41.0 feet Friday March 09.
* Impact... at 40.0 feet... the low Silt plain in front of Arkansas City
and Huntington Point Mississippi is underwater. Several river
access roads are also impassable.
* Impact... at 37.0 feet... the low Silt plain in front of Arkansas City
inside the levee system begins to flood along with widespread
bottomland flooding at Huntington Point Mississippi.
* Impact... at 35.0 feet... the Road to Donaldson Point is cut off.



              Flood observed forecast 6 am crest
location stg stg day time sun Mon Tue crest time date

Lower Mississippi River
Arkansas City 37 31.3 Sat 11 am 32.6 33.8 34.9 41.0 06 am 03/09




Lat... Lon 3340 9128 3357 9128 3413 9108 3412 9066
      3358 9106 3340 9105