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Arkansas, Yell

Flood Warning

Statement as of 9:05 AM CDT on May 27, 2015

Expires 5:59 PM EDT on May 31, 2015


The Flood Warning continues for
the Arkansas River at Dardanelle.
* Until Sunday evening... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 7:00 am Wednesday the stage was 36.8 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 32.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 37.5 feet by
late tonight. Flows are well over 320,000 cfs and will remain high
through the remainder of the week. Additional rainfall is in the
forecast for this weekend. Please monitor latest forecasts for any
updates.
* Impacts at 36.0 feet... numerous roads and highways affected, backwater
up Petit Jean river floods State Highway 154. Carden Bottoms and Holla
Bend National Wildlife Refuge flooded.
* This flood crest is half a foot higher than the flood crest of
37.0 feet which occurred a few weeks ago.




             Fld observed forecast 7 am
location stg stg day time Thu Fri Sat sun Mon

Arkansas River
Dardanelle 32 36.8 Wed 07 am 37.4 35.3 32.9 31.3 30.6




Lat... Lon 3508 9278 3507 9305 3522 9321 3528 9310
3519 9303 3520 9280






916 am CDT Wed may 27 2015

... Flood Warning extended until Sunday afternoon... the Flood Warning
continues for
the Petit Jean river at Danville.
* Until Sunday afternoon... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:45 am Wednesday the stage was 20.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 21.2 feet by
Thursday morning and start falling through the day Thursday.
However, additional rainfall is in the forecast for this weekend.
Please monitor latest forecasts for any updates.
* Impacts at 20.0 feet... minor flooding begins, agricultural lands
along the river begin to flood.




             Fld observed forecast 7 am
location stg stg day time Thu Fri Sat sun Mon

Petit Jean river
Danville 20 20.8 Wed 09 am 21.2 20.9 20.2 19.3 18.5




Lat... Lon 3507 9305 3505 9327 3502 9343 3509 9342
3513 9328 3514 9313






Local Storm Report



05/25/2015 0635 PM

1 miles NNE of Carden point, Yell County.

Tornado, reported by NWS storm survey.


            Some trees and power lines were blown down. Tornado was
            0.4 miles long and 100 yds wide.




05/25/2015 0640 PM

2 miles W of Birta, Yell County.

Tornado, reported by NWS storm survey.


            Some trees and power lines were blown down... along with
            some damage to a home and out buildings. Some Chicken
            houses were damaged... one of which was destroyed. Tornado
            was 1.9 miles long and 250 yds wide.





05/25/2015 0635 PM

1 miles NNE of Carden point, Yell County.

Tornado, reported by NWS storm survey.


            Some trees and power lines were blown down. Tornado was
            0.4 miles long and 100 yds wide.




05/25/2015 0640 PM

2 miles W of Birta, Yell County.

Tornado, reported by NWS storm survey.


            Some trees and power lines were blown down... along with
            some damage to a home and out buildings. Some Chicken
            houses were damaged... one of which was destroyed. Tornado
            was 1.9 miles long and 250 yds wide.





05/25/2015 0640 PM

3 miles se of Ola, Yell County.

Tornado, reported by trained spotter.


            Confirmed tornado on the ground 3 miles southeast of Ola.





05/25/2015 0740 PM

Danville, Yell County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Several roads across Yell County are blocked by downed
            trees. Five Chicken houses were destroyed and two houses
            have trees on them.




05/25/2015 0640 PM

3 miles se of Ola, Yell County.

Tornado, reported by trained spotter.


            Confirmed tornado on the ground 3 miles southeast of Ola.





05/25/2015 0740 PM

Danville, Yell County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Several roads across Yell County are blocked by downed
            trees. Five Chicken houses were destroyed and two houses
            have trees on them.




05/25/2015 0640 PM

3 miles se of Ola, Yell County.

Tornado, reported by trained spotter.


            Confirmed tornado on the ground 3 miles southeast of Ola.





05/25/2015 0740 PM

Danville, Yell County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Several roads across Yell County are blocked by downed
            trees. Five Chicken houses were destroyed and two houses
            have trees on them.




05/25/2015 0740 PM

Danville, Yell County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Several roads across Yell County are blocked by downed
            trees. Five Chicken houses were destroyed and two houses
            have trees on them.





05/25/2015 0740 PM

Danville, Yell County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Several roads across Yell County are blocked by downed
            trees. Five Chicken houses were destroyed and two houses
            have trees on them.





05/25/2015 0640 PM

3 miles se of Ola, Yell County.

Tornado, reported by trained spotter.


            Confirmed tornado on the ground 3 miles southeast of Ola.






05/25/2015 0640 PM

3 miles se of Ola, Yell County.

Tornado, reported by trained spotter.


            Confirmed tornado on the ground 3 miles southeast of Ola.






05/25/2015 0640 PM

3 miles se of Ola, Yell County.

Tornado, reported by trained spotter.


            Confirmed tornado on the ground 3 miles southeast of Ola.




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