Walnut Ridge, AR

11:49 AM CDT on April 28, 2017 (GMT -0500)
Walnut Ridge Regional | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flood Warning, Flash Flood Watch Active Notice: Flash Flood Watch

Elev 272 ft 36.13 °N, 90.92 °W | Updated 14 minutes ago

Overcast
Overcast
64 °F
Feels Like 64 °F
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10
Wind Variable Wind from SE

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.77 in
Visibility 9.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 1700 ft
Overcast 2300 ft
Dew Point 57 °F
Humidity 77%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:14 AM 7:48 PM
Waxing Crescent, 7% visible
METAR KARG 281635Z AUTO 13009KT 9SM BKN017 OVC023 18/14 A2977 RMK AO1
Pressure 29.77 in
Visibility 9.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 1700 ft
Overcast 2300 ft
Dew Point 57 °F
Humidity 77%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:14 AM 7:48 PM
Waxing Crescent, 7% visible
METAR KARG 281635Z AUTO 13009KT 9SM BKN017 OVC023 18/14 A2977 RMK AO1

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Watches & Warnings

Flood Warning
Issued: 8:58 PM CDT Apr. 27, 2017 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Black River at Black Rock.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:00 PM Thursday the stage was 22.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 23.5 feet by
Saturday morning. However, potentially heavy rainfall is expected
this weekend that could push the crests higher. Please monitor
latest forecasts for any updates.
* Impacts at 24.0 feet... thousands of acres of cropland and pastures
flooded. State Highway 37 in Independence County east of Cord may
be flooded. Water rises into low lying streets in Powhatan. Ball
Park and boat ramp area in Black Rock floods.


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

Black River
Black Rock 14 22.3 Thu 08 PM 22.8 23.5 23.2 22.5 22.2




Lat... Lon 3570 9140 3591 9125 3612 9115 3610 9101
3588 9110 3564 9128




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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:31 AM CDT Apr. 28, 2017 – National Weather Service

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

The Flash Flood Watch continues 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 this evening through Sunday evening

* several rounds of showers and thunderstorms are expected to
produce between 2 to 3 inches across the watch area, with 4 to 6
inches possible over far northeast Arkansas.

* 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.



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