Vilonia, AR (72173)

10:55 PM CDT on April 28, 2017 (GMT -0500)
McKenzie Meadows | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flood Warning, Flash Flood Watch Active Notice: Flash Flood Watch

Elev 319 ft 35.09 °N, 92.28 °W | Updated 15 seconds ago

Mostly Cloudy
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76.4 °F
Feels Like 77 °F
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Wind Variable Wind from NNE

Today
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--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.78 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 77 °F
Dew Point 73 °F
Humidity 91%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:20 AM 7:52 PM
Waxing Crescent, 10% visible
METAR KLRF 290258Z AUTO 14004KT 10SM CLR 26/23 A2977 RMK AO2 SLP082 T02610229 52022
Pressure 29.78 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 77 °F
Dew Point 73 °F
Humidity 91%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:20 AM 7:52 PM
Waxing Crescent, 10% visible
METAR KLRF 290258Z AUTO 14004KT 10SM CLR 26/23 A2977 RMK AO2 SLP082 T02610229 52022

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Watches & Warnings

Flood Warning
Issued: 9:02 PM CDT Apr. 28, 2017 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Arkansas River at Toad Suck lock and dam tailwater.
* From Sunday afternoon to late Wednesday night... or until the
warning is cancelled.
* There is no current observed data.
* Flood stage is 275.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Sunday night and continue to
rise to near 276.5 feet on Monday. This forecast is based off of
heavy rainfall this weekend and Reservoir releases upstream. Please monitor
latest forecasts for any updates.
* Impacts at 275.0 feet... Mobile homes in The Toad suck community
on the right descending bank near the State Highway 60 bridge are
threatened.


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

Arkansas River
Toad Suck 275 269.8 Fri 07 PM 269.6 272.0 276.2 276.1 273.0




Lat... Lon 3483 9247 3495 9262 3504 9261 3511 9251
3501 9248 3492 9238






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.