Saint Francis, AR (72464)

7:58 AM CDT on April 30, 2017 (GMT -0500)
North Peach Orchard | | Change Station

Elev 256 ft 36.42 °N, 89.93 °W | Updated 8 minutes ago

Rain
Rain
64.5 °F
Feels Like 64.5 °F
N
13.0
Wind Variable Wind from ESE
Gusts 15.0 mph

Today
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--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.75 in
Visibility 2.5 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 500 ft
Overcast 3500 ft
Dew Point 64 °F
Humidity 97%
Rainfall 3.06 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:08 AM 7:48 PM
Waxing Crescent, 22% visible
METAR KPOF 301253Z AUTO 12013KT 2 1/2SM RA BR SCT005 OVC035 18/18 A2976 RMK AO2 VIS 1 1/2V3 SLP074 P0036 T01830178 TSNO
Pressure 29.75 in
Visibility 2.5 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 500 ft
Overcast 3500 ft
Dew Point 64 °F
Humidity 97%
Rainfall 3.06 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:08 AM 7:48 PM
Waxing Crescent, 22% visible
METAR KPOF 301253Z AUTO 12013KT 2 1/2SM RA BR SCT005 OVC035 18/18 A2976 RMK AO2 VIS 1 1/2V3 SLP074 P0036 T01830178 TSNO

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Flash Flood Warning
Issued: 7:09 AM CDT Apr. 30, 2017 – National Weather Service

... This is a flash flood emergency for Jonesboro...

... The Flash Flood Warning remains in effect until 1130 am CDT for
Greene... Randolph... Craighead... northwestern Poinsett... eastern
Lawrence and Clay counties...

At 704 am CDT, emergency management reported that emergency
evacuations were in progress in southeast Jonesboro. Radar estimates
total rainfall of 4 to 5 inches in the Jonesboro area.

This is a flash flood emergency for Jonesboro. This is a
particularly dangerous situation. Seek higher ground now!

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Jonesboro, Paragould, Pocahontas, Walnut Ridge, Corning, Bono, Lake
City, Bay, Brookland, Marmaduke, Crowleys Ridge State Park, Lake
Frierson State Park, Oak Grove Heights, Lafe, Reyno, Maynard,
Biggers, Cash, Knobel and O'Kean.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Move to higher ground now. This is an extremely dangerous and
life-threatening situation. Do not attempt to travel unless you are
fleeing an area subject to flooding or under an evacuation order.

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

A Flash Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring.
If you are in the warned area move to higher ground immediately.
Residents living along streams and creeks should take immediate
precautions to protect life and property.


Lat... Lon 3650 9032 3619 9033 3572 9045 3567 9104
      3588 9103 3615 9089 3615 9106 3612 9107
      3615 9108 3616 9113 3620 9116 3624 9124
      3637 9128 3642 9131 3642 9134 3650 9136


Woodall


456 am CDT sun Apr 30 2017

The National Weather Service in Memphis has extended the

* Flash Flood Warning for...
eastern Greene County in eastern Arkansas...
eastern Craighead County in eastern Arkansas...
Mississippi County in eastern Arkansas...
eastern Clay County in eastern Arkansas...
Pemiscot County in southeastern Missouri...
Dunklin County in southeastern Missouri...

* until 1130 am CDT Sunday

* at 455 am CDT... Doppler radar estimates 2 to 3 inches of rain has
occurred over the past 3 hours. Showers and thunderstorms will
produce an additional 1 to 2 inches of rain over the next 6 hours.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Blytheville, Kennett, Osceola, Caruthersville, Malden, Piggott,
Gosnell, Manila, Hayti, Steele, Leachville, Campbell, Rector,
Senath, Monette, Caraway, Luxora, Keiser, Chalk Bluff natural area
and Cardwell.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

A Flash Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring.
If you are in the warned area move to higher ground immediately.
Residents living along streams and creeks should take immediate
precautions to protect life and property.


Lat... Lon 3663 8996 3639 8997 3640 8959 3634 8955
      3634 8961 3625 8956 3624 8970 3615 8959
      3600 8973 3581 8971 3574 8995 3567 8994
      3566 8993 3563 8986 3571 9044 3650 9033
      3650 9022 3663 9015



1129 PM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Black River at Corning.
* From late Tuesday night to Thursday afternoon... or until the
warning is cancelled.
* At 11:00 PM Saturday the stage was 12.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Forecast... due to the rain forecasted, the river is expected to
rise to near flood stage by early Wednesday morning.
* Impacts at 15.0 feet... most of the area inside the levees is
flooded. Homes and Cabins along the river will be isolated or
flooded. Backwater prevents adequate rainfall runoff in Corning
area.


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

Black River
Corning 15 12.7 Sat 11 PM 12.6 13.2 14.3 15.0 14.3




Lat... Lon 3630 9095 3636 9072 3646 9057 3638 9047
3626 9062 3620 9089






850 PM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Saint Francis river near Saint Francis
* from Sunday April 30 until further notice.
* At 8 PM Saturday the stage was 21.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Maximum forecast stage of 25.5 feet Monday may 1.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Forecast to rise above flood stage by Sunday April 30 and continue
to rise to near 25.5 feet by Monday may 1.
* At 25.0 feet... flood water begins flowing over the lower places in
the levee near County Highway 338 north of Saint Francis.


Lat... Lon 3663 9014 3636 9000 3603 9028 3610 9038
      3633 9018 3649 9021




Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 2:52 AM CDT Apr. 30, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through this afternoon...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of east Arkansas and southeast Missouri, 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.

* Through middle afternoon

* several rounds of thunderstorms are expected to produce
between 1 to 3 inches across the watch area, with rainfall of
up to 2 inches possible in as little as 30 minutes.

* 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.





Wind Advisory
Issued: 2:17 AM CDT Apr. 30, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory in effect until 7 PM CDT this evening...

The National Weather Service in Memphis has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect until 7 PM CDT this evening.

* Winds... south winds sustained of 20 to 30 mph... with gusts to
40 mph

* timing... through late afternoon today.

* Impacts... loose outdoor items will be vulnerable in the wind.
Driving may become hazardous... especially for high profile
vehicles on west to east roadways.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of 25 to 39 mph are
expected... or gusts will range between 40 and 57 mph. Winds this
strong can make driving difficult... especially for high profile
vehicles. Use extra caution.