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Flood Warning
Issued: 8:18 PM CST Feb. 15, 2019 – National Weather Service


The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River near Greenville
* from Saturday evening to Wednesday March 6th.
* At 7:00 PM Friday the stage was 47.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will rise above flood stage Saturday February
16 and will continue to rise to near 51.5 feet Thursday February
28.
* 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.


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

Lower Mississippi River
Greenville 48 47.3 Fri 07 PM 47.7 48.2 48.7 51.5 06 am 02/28




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






818 PM CST Fri Feb 15 2019


The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River near Arkansas City
* from Monday afternoon to Tuesday March 5th.
* At 7:00 PM Friday the stage was 35.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 37.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will rise above flood stage Monday February 18
and will continue to rise to near 39.5 feet Wednesday February 27.
* 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.



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

Lower Mississippi River
Arkansas City 37 35.6 Fri 07 PM 35.9 36.5 36.9 39.5 12 PM 02/27




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