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Flood Warning
Issued: 10:07 AM CST Feb. 17, 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 9:30 am Sunday the stage was 82.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 79.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 83.0 feet by
early Monday morning. Additional rain is expected through the coming week,
which could impact ongoing river flooding. Please stay updated with the
latest forecast information.
* 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 Mon Tue Wed crest time date

Ouachita River
Thatcher l 79 82.8 sun 09 am 83.0 83.0 82.8 83.0 12 am 02/18




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




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819 am CST sun Feb 17 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Ouachita River at Felsenthal lock and dam.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 7:30 am Sunday the stage was 73.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 70.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 74.0 feet by this
afternoon. Additional rises remain possible thereafter.
* Impact... at 75.0 feet... flooding in the Felsenthal National Wildlife
Refuge will continue for at least another ten days.


Lat... Lon 3311 9223 3322 9212 3315 9210 3300 9206 3300 9210 3310 9215


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819 am CST sun Feb 17 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Ouachita River at Felsenthal lock and dam.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 7:30 am Sunday the stage was 73.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 70.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 74.0 feet by this
afternoon. Additional rises remain possible thereafter.
* Impact... at 75.0 feet... flooding in the Felsenthal National Wildlife
Refuge will continue for at least another ten days.


Lat... Lon 3311 9223 3322 9212 3315 9210 3300 9206 3300 9210 3310 9215


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