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Flood Warning

Statement as of 8:21 PM CDT on April 29, 2016

Expires 6:21 AM EDT on May 02, 2016


... Flood Warning extended until late Sunday night... the Flood Warning
continues for
the Saline River at Benton.
* From late tonight to late Sunday night... or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 7:30 PM Friday the stage was 12.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by early Saturday and continue to
rise to near 19.0 feet by tomorrow early afternoon.The river will
fall below flood stage by Saturday late evening.
* Impacts at 18.0 feet... minor flooding begins at 18 feet, flooding of
low lying pastures along the West Bank.
* Impacts at 20.0 feet... pastures along West Bank will flood. There
may be some low lying County roads near the river flooding.


             Fld observed forecast 6 am
location stg stg day time Sat sun Mon Tue Wed

Saline River
Benton 18 12.2 Fri 07 PM 18.7 14.3 9.2 7.9 7.0




Lat... Lon 3430 9265 3445 9263 3456 9269 3458 9257
3444 9253 3429 9255






Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:13 PM CDT on April 29, 2016

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on April 30, 2016


... Flash Flood Watch in effect through Saturday evening...

The National Weather Service in Little Rock has expanded the

* Flash Flood Watch to include portions of central Arkansas...
eastern Arkansas and southeast Arkansas... including the
following areas... in central Arkansas... Lonoke... Perry...
prairie... Pulaski... Saline and Yell. In eastern Arkansas...
Monroe. In southeast Arkansas... Arkansas... Desha... Drew and
Lincoln.

* Through Saturday evening

* two to three inches of rain will be possible across much of the
watch area through Saturday... with locally more than three
inches. The watch includes areas south of Waldron... Little
Rock... and Stuttgart.

* Many of the areas in the watch area have already received 2 to 3
inches of rain. With the soil already saturdated it will not
take much rainfall to get runoff and flash flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. You should monitor later forecasts and be
prepared to take action should flash flood warnings be issued.





Record Report

Statement as of 4:00 PM CDT on April 29, 2016


... Record daily maximum rainfall set at Little Rock Adams Field...

a record rainfall of 2.85 inches was set at Little Rock Adams Field
today. This breaks the old record of 2.65 set in 2006.



Local Storm Report



04/29/2016 1045 am

East end, Saline County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by public.


            Tree was reported down across powerline on north
            Springlake Road in east end.





04/29/2016 1045 am

East end, Saline County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by public.


            Tree was reported down across powerline on north
            Springlake Road in east end.





04/29/2016 1045 am

East end, Saline County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by public.


            Tree was reported down across powerline on north
            Springlake Road in east end.



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Alaska - Special Statement , Record Report
Arizona - Record Report
Arkansas - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Record Report
California - Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Florida - Areal Flood Advisory , Air Quality Alert
Georgia - Record Report
Hawaii - Record Report
Idaho - Lake Wind Advisory
Illinois - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Flood Warning
Iowa - Flood Warning
Kansas - Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Tornado Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Michigan - Frost Advisory
Minnesota - Record Report
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch
Missouri - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Nebraska - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Nevada - Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Record Report
New Mexico - High Wind Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Oklahoma - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch
Oregon - Record Report
South Carolina - Record Report
South Dakota - Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory
Tennessee - Flash Flood Watch
Texas - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Special Statement , Record Report
Utah - High Wind Watch , Public Information Statement
Washington - Wind Advisory , Record Report
Wisconsin - Record Report
Wyoming - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement

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