Clarksville, AR

3:55 AM CDT on April 29, 2017 (GMT -0500)
The GRAPHIC(West Main) | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flood Warning, Flash Flood Watch Active Notice: Flash Flood Watch

Elev 410 ft 35.47 °N, 93.50 °W | Updated 3 seconds ago

Overcast
Overcast
76.6 °F
Feels Like 77 °F
N
8.1
Wind Variable Wind from East
Gusts 8.1 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.66 in
Visibility 8.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 2400 ft
Heat Index 77 °F
Dew Point 73 °F
Humidity 88%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:24 AM 7:58 PM
Waxing Crescent, 12% visible
METAR KRUE 290753Z AUTO 16004KT 8SM OVC024 25/22 A2968 RMK AO2 SLP043 T02500222 $
Pressure 29.66 in
Visibility 8.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 2400 ft
Heat Index 77 °F
Dew Point 73 °F
Humidity 88%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:24 AM 7:58 PM
Waxing Crescent, 12% visible
METAR KRUE 290753Z AUTO 16004KT 8SM OVC024 25/22 A2968 RMK AO2 SLP043 T02500222 $

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Watches & Warnings

Flood Warning
Issued: 2:24 AM CDT Apr. 29, 2017 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Arkansas River at Ozark lock and dam.
* From this evening to Monday evening, or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 1:00 am Saturday, the stage was 353.9 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 357.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river is expected to rise above flood stage by
tonight and continue to rise to near 364.0 feet by Sunday
evening.The river will fall below flood stage by Monday afternoon.
This forecast is based on a heavy rain forecast for the next 48
hours. Crest height and timing may change as this event unfolds.
Continue to closely monitor updates to this warning.
* Impact... at 365.0 feet, County roads 228 and 4 south of Coal Hill in
Johnson County are inundated. Roads northeast of Scranton in Logan
County are inundated by backwater up Cane Creek. This is an
extremely dangerous and life threatening situation.


Lat... Lon 3546 9405 3550 9382 3542 9347 3536 9349
      3531 9371 3540 9385




Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 2:54 PM CDT Apr. 28, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect from 7 PM CDT this evening
through Sunday evening...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of central Arkansas, eastern Arkansas, north central
Arkansas, southeast Arkansas, southwest Arkansas, and western
Arkansas, including the following areas, in central Arkansas,
Conway, Faulkner, Garland, Grant, Lonoke, Perry, Pope,
prairie, Pulaski, Saline, white, and Yell. In eastern
Arkansas, Jackson, Monroe, and Woodruff. In north central
Arkansas, Baxter, Boone, Cleburne, Fulton, Independence,
Izard, Marion, Newton, Searcy, sharp, stone, and Van Buren. In
southeast Arkansas, Arkansas and Jefferson. In southwest
Arkansas, Clark, Dallas, Hot Spring, and Pike. In western
Arkansas, Johnson, Logan, Montgomery, Polk, and Scott.

* From 7 PM CDT this evening through Sunday evening

* much of the northern half of Arkansas is forecast to receive
anywhere from 3 to 6 inches of rain beginning tonight and
lasting through Sunday morning. Elsewhere in central parts of
the state, two to four inches of rain will be possible. Locally
heavier amounts will be seen, and a few spots, especially in
north central to northwest Arkansas, may see rainfall amounts in
excess of five to seven inches. With this types of rainfall
amounts, river flooding and flash flooding will be likely.

* Evacuations of flood and flash flood prone areas may be
needed, and those interests along Arkansas rivers will need to
monitor this developing hazardous weather situation.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

If you are in the watch area, keep informed, and be ready for
quick action if flash flooding is observed or if a warning is
issued. Persons living in low lying areas along main-Stem rivers
should monitor the latest forecast and be ready to evacuate to
higher ground.

Do not drive your vehicle into areas where water covers the Road
to unknown depths. Take a different Route to reach your
destination or wait until the water recedes. Remember, most flood
related deaths occur in automobiles and flooding is the leading
cause of weather related deaths.

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