Pocahontas, AR

3:01 PM CDT on April 27, 2017 (GMT -0500)
Northeast Pocahontas | | Change Station

Elev 317 ft 36.28 °N, 90.95 °W | Updated 7 minutes ago

Clear
Clear
64.9 °F
Feels Like 64.9 °F
N
2.7
Wind Variable Wind from SSW

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.81 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Dew Point 52 °F
Humidity 64%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:15 AM 7:48 PM
Waxing Crescent, 3% visible
METAR KARG 271955Z AUTO 15003KT 10SM CLR 17/09 A2981 RMK AO1
Pressure 29.81 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Dew Point 52 °F
Humidity 64%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:15 AM 7:48 PM
Waxing Crescent, 3% visible
METAR KARG 271955Z AUTO 15003KT 10SM CLR 17/09 A2981 RMK AO1

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Watches & Warnings

Flood Warning
Issued: 11:55 AM CDT Apr. 27, 2017 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Black River at Pocahontas.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 11:00 am Thursday the stage was 19.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 20.5 feet by
Monday morning. However, potentially heavy rainfall is expected
this weekend that could push the crests higher. Please monitor
latest forecasts for any updates.
* 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 Fri Sat sun Mon Tue

Black River
Pocahontas 17 19.1 Thu 11 am 19.5 19.9 20.2 20.5 20.3




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






Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 5:06 PM GMT Apr. 27, 2017 – National Weather Service

From the National Weather Service in Little Rock ... the flood
advisory continues for
* the eleven point river near Ravenden Springs.
* Until Friday afternoon.
* At 4:45 PM Thursday the stage was 10.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will rise to near 12.6 feet tomorrow early
afternoon. However, potentially heavy rainfall is expected
this weekend that could push the crests higher. Please monitor
latest forecasts for any updates.





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

Eleven point river
Ravenden S 15 10.6 Thu 05 PM 12.6 11.3 9.8 8.4 7.5




Lat... Lon 3612 9115 3625 9114 3635 9120 3636 9105
3626 9101 3610 9100




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1239 PM gmt Thu Apr 27 2017

From the National Weather Service in Little Rock ... the flood
advisory continues for
the Spring River at Imboden.
* Until Friday morning.
* At 6:45 am Thursday the stage was 15.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will rise to near 16.4 feet this evening.
However, potentially heavy rainfall is expected this weekend that
could push the crest higher. Please monitor latest forecasts for
any updates. If the crest is expected to go above flood stage
this flood advisory will be upgraded to a Flood Warning.





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

Spring River
Imboden 18 15.6 Thu 07 am 15.1 9.3 8.2 7.9




Lat... Lon 3612 9115 3616 9118 3618 9126 3625 9119
3619 9110 3610 9101




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408 am CDT Thu Apr 27 2017

... Flash Flood Watch in effect from Friday evening through Sunday
evening...

The National Weather Service in Memphis has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of east Arkansas, southeast
Missouri, and west Tennessee, including the following areas,
in east Arkansas, Clay, Craighead, Crittenden, cross, Greene,
Lawrence, Lee, Mississippi, Phillips, Poinsett, Randolph, and
St. Francis. In southeast Missouri, Dunklin and Pemiscot. In
west Tennessee, Dyer, Lake, and Obion.

* From Friday evening through Sunday evening

* several rounds of showers and thunderstorms are expected to
produce between 3-7 inches across the watch area with locally
higher amounts especially across northeast Arkansas through
Sunday evening.


* Recent rainfall has saturated soils across the watch area. Any
additional heavy rainfall may result in the potential for flash
flooding and subsequent river flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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.




408 am CDT Thu Apr 27 2017

... Flash Flood Watch in effect from Friday evening through Sunday
evening...

The National Weather Service in Memphis has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of east Arkansas, southeast
Missouri, and west Tennessee, including the following areas,
in east Arkansas, Clay, Craighead, Crittenden, cross, Greene,
Lawrence, Lee, Mississippi, Phillips, Poinsett, Randolph, and
St. Francis. In southeast Missouri, Dunklin and Pemiscot. In
west Tennessee, Dyer, Lake, and Obion.

* From Friday evening through Sunday evening

* several rounds of showers and thunderstorms are expected to
produce between 3-7 inches across the watch area with locally
higher amounts especially across northeast Arkansas through
Sunday evening.


* Recent rainfall has saturated soils across the watch area. Any
additional heavy rainfall may result in the potential for flash
flooding and subsequent river flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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.