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Flood Warning
Issued: 7:38 PM CDT Apr. 24, 2019 – 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 6:30 PM Wednesday the stage was 86.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 79.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 87.5 feet by
Friday evening.
* Mpacts 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.

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

Ouachita River
Thatcher l 79 86.9 Wed 06 PM 87.1 87.4 87.5 87.5 07 PM 04/26


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


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1114 am CDT Wed Apr 24 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Ouachita River at Felsenthal lock and dam.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 10:30 am Wednesday the stage was 81.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 70.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 81.0 feet by this
afternoon. Additional rises remain possible thereafter.
* Impact... at 81.0 feet... moderate flooding of County roadways and
bridges will continue for several days. Detours are necessary and
travel in and around the area will be difficult.


Lat... Lon 3311 9223 3322 9212 3315 9210 3300 9206 3300 9210




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