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Flood Warning

Statement as of 8:51 PM CDT on April 28, 2017

Expires 7:37 AM EDT on May 01, 2017


The Flood Warning continues for
the Poteau river near Panama.
* From Saturday evening to Tuesday morning, or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 8:30 PM Friday, the stage was 13.31 feet.
* Flood stage is 29.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the Poteau river near Panama is expected to rise above
flood stage late Saturday evening and continue to rise to near 39.8
feet by Monday before dawn. The river is expected to fall below
flood stage early Tuesday morning. 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 39.0 feet, severe depths of flooding of crop and
pasturelands occur from Shady Point to Arkoma. Several roads
crossing the Poteau river are totally impassable.


Lat... Lon 3540 9449 3540 9439 3523 9442 3504 9462 3521 9470




846 PM CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Poteau river near Poteau.
* From late Saturday night to Monday morning, or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 7:45 PM Friday, the stage was 5.57 feet.
* Flood stage is 24.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the Poteau river near Poteau is expected to rise above
flood stage early Sunday morning and continue to rise to near 27.8
feet by early Sunday afternoon. The river is expected to fall below
flood stage Monday before dawn. 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 28.0 feet, severe valley flooding affects croplands and
County roads from southeast of Poteau to the mouth of Brazil creek.
Old Highway 112 may become impassable.


Lat... Lon 3513 9456 3506 9454 3495 9461 3495 9471 3513 9468




Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:36 PM CDT on April 28, 2017

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on April 30, 2017


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

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Arkansas and Oklahoma... including the following
counties... in Arkansas... Benton... Carroll... Crawford...
Franklin... Madison... Sebastian and Washington AR. In
Oklahoma... Adair... Cherokee... Choctaw... Craig... creek...
Delaware... Haskell... Latimer... Le Flore... Mayes... McIntosh...
Muskogee... Okfuskee... Okmulgee... Ottawa... Pittsburg...
Pushmataha... Rogers... Sequoyah... Tulsa and Wagoner.

* From 7 PM CDT this evening through Sunday morning

* a potent upper level storm system will move into the area
Friday with strong to severe thunderstorms developing by early
evening across portions of eastern Oklahoma and northwest
Arkansas. Thunderstorms will continue Friday night through
Saturday evening with locally heavy rainfall as a frontal
boundary slowly pushes southeast. 4 to 6 inches of rainfall
are expected across southeast Oklahoma into northwest
Arkansas with locally higher amounts approaching 8 to 10
inches.

* The heavy rainfall will likely lead to widespread and
potentially life threatening flash flooding. Several rivers
will likely go into moderate to major flood including the
Illinois River and Lee Creek at Van Buren. Beaver Lake Dam in
northwest Arkansas could begin to release water which would
impact areas downstream.

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 rapidly rising water or flooding is
possible within the watch area.




Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:36 PM CDT on April 28, 2017

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on April 30, 2017


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

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Arkansas and Oklahoma... including the following
counties... in Arkansas... Benton... Carroll... Crawford...
Franklin... Madison... Sebastian and Washington AR. In
Oklahoma... Adair... Cherokee... Choctaw... Craig... creek...
Delaware... Haskell... Latimer... Le Flore... Mayes... McIntosh...
Muskogee... Okfuskee... Okmulgee... Ottawa... Pittsburg...
Pushmataha... Rogers... Sequoyah... Tulsa and Wagoner.

* From 7 PM CDT this evening through Sunday morning

* a potent upper level storm system will move into the area
Friday with strong to severe thunderstorms developing by early
evening across portions of eastern Oklahoma and northwest
Arkansas. Thunderstorms will continue Friday night through
Saturday evening with locally heavy rainfall as a frontal
boundary slowly pushes southeast. 4 to 6 inches of rainfall
are expected across southeast Oklahoma into northwest
Arkansas with locally higher amounts approaching 8 to 10
inches.

* The heavy rainfall will likely lead to widespread and
potentially life threatening flash flooding. Several rivers
will likely go into moderate to major flood including the
Illinois River and Lee Creek at Van Buren. Beaver Lake Dam in
northwest Arkansas could begin to release water which would
impact areas downstream.

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 rapidly rising water or flooding is
possible within the watch area.




Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
Arizona - Wind Advisory , Blowing Dust Advisory, Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory
California - Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Beach Hazard Statement , Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Freeze Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Florida - Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Hazard Statement , Wind Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Georgia - Coastal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Hawaii - Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , High Surf Advisory, Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , High Surf Advisory, Areal Flood Advisory , High Surf Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , High Surf Advisory, Flash Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory
Idaho - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch
Indiana - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Record Report
Kansas - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Storm Warning
Kentucky - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Tornado Watch , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory
Massachusetts - Coastal Flood Statement
Michigan - Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Flood Watch , Hydrologic Statement
Minnesota - Record Report
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory
Missouri - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory
Montana - Winter Weather Statement , Public Information Statement
Nebraska - Flood Advisory , Winter Storm Watch
Nevada - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory
New Mexico - Wind Advisory , High Wind Watch, High Wind Warning , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement
New York - Record Report
North Carolina - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory
North Dakota - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Ohio - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
Oklahoma - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Storm Watch , Special Statement
Puerto Rico - Flood Watch
South Carolina - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory
Tennessee - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory
Texas - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Watch , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning, High Wind Watch , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Storm Warning , Special Statement , Record Report
Utah - Wind Advisory , Hard Freeze Warning , Public Information Statement
Virginia - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Flood Watch
Wyoming - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Public Information Statement

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