Pocahontas, AR (72455)

7:43 PM CDT on April 26, 2017 (GMT -0500)
Northeast Pocahontas | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flash Flood Warning

Elev 317 ft 36.28 °N, 90.95 °W | Updated 14 minutes ago

Thunderstorm
Thunderstorm
59.7 °F
Feels Like 59.7 °F
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2.2
Wind Variable Wind from ESE

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.49 in
Visibility 6.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 900 ft
Overcast 4600 ft
Dew Point 59 °F
Humidity 98%
Rainfall 2.47 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:16 AM 7:47 PM
New Moon, 0% visible
METAR KARG 270035Z AUTO 13007KT 6SM TS SCT009 OVC046 16/14 A2949 RMK AO1 LTG DSNT ALQDS P0017
Pressure 29.49 in
Visibility 6.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 900 ft
Overcast 4600 ft
Dew Point 59 °F
Humidity 98%
Rainfall 2.47 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:16 AM 7:47 PM
New Moon, 0% visible
METAR KARG 270035Z AUTO 13007KT 6SM TS SCT009 OVC046 16/14 A2949 RMK AO1 LTG DSNT ALQDS P0017

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Watches & Warnings

Flash Flood Warning
Issued: 4:57 PM CDT Apr. 26, 2017 – National Weather Service

... The Flash Flood Warning remains in effect until 745 PM CDT for
western Greene... southeastern Randolph... northwestern Craighead and
Lawrence counties...

At 456 PM CDT,Doppler radar estimates 1 to 2 inches of rain has
occurred over the past hour. Showers and thunderstorms will produce
an additional 1 to 2 inches of rain over the next 2 hours.

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Pocahontas, Walnut Ridge, Hoxie, Bono, Black Rock, Lake Charles State
Park, College City, Portia, Cash, O'Kean, Alicia, Delaplaine, Egypt,
Minturn, Evening Star, Fontaine, Sedgwick, Powhatan, Strangers Home
and Whiskerville.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.


Lat... Lon 3634 9100 3628 9075 3628 9080 3627 9081
      3626 9063 3597 9076 3592 9077 3591 9076
      3585 9080 3581 9084 3571 9104 3589 9103
      3589 9130



1211 PM CDT Wed Apr 26 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Black River at Pocahontas.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 11:00 am Wednesday the stage was 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 18.6 feet by
Thursday morning. Additional rainfall is expected later this week
with potentially heavy rainfall this weekend. Please monitor
latest forecasts for updates.
* Impacts at 17.0 feet... agricultural lands along the river east and
south of Pocahontas will be impacted by high water. Equipment and
livestock should be moved to higher ground.
* Impacts at 20.0 feet... flooding of backwater up tributaries is
spreading into lands along the current, Fourche, and black rivers.
Water is spreading towards the northern edge of the Airport.




             Fld observed forecast 6 am
location stg stg day time Thu Fri Sat sun Mon

Black River
Pocahontas 17 18.0 Wed 11 am 18.6 19.8 19.7 20.3 20.3




Lat... Lon 3612 9115 3625 9106 3630 9095 3620 9089
3617 9098 3610 9101