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Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 1:31 PM CST on February 23, 2018

Expires 7:00 PM EST on February 24, 2018


The flood advisory continues for
the Mulberry river near Mulberry
* until Sunday morning, or until the advisory is cancelled.
* At 12:30 PM Friday, the stage was 6.2 feet.
* Action stage is 10.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will rise to near 11.1 feet by Saturday
evening, which is below flood stage.
* Impact... at 12.0 feet, no flooding occurs but the river is swift and
dangerous. Backwater from the Arkansas River may affect low lying
areas near the first few miles of the Mulberry river.


Lat... Lon 3545 9406 3561 9404 3562 9394 3557 9400 3546 9403




913 am CST Fri Feb 23 2018

... Flood Watch in effect through Saturday afternoon...

The National Weather Service in Tulsa has expanded the

* Flood Watch to include portions of northwest Arkansas and
Oklahoma... including the following counties... in northwest
Arkansas... Benton... Carroll... Crawford... Madison and
Washington AR. In Oklahoma... Adair... Cherokee... Delaware...
Haskell... McIntosh... Muskogee... Ottawa... Pittsburg and
Sequoyah.

* Through Saturday afternoon

* rainfall amounts of 1 to 3 inches will be common across the
watch area, with locally higher amounts possible.

* This will likely lead to flooding of some low lying areas.
Additional rainfall on top of recent rains will increase the
potential for flash flooding and also some river flooding
concerns.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts. Drainage ditches, creeks and other low lying
areas are prone to rises and may flood. Most flood related deaths
occur in automobiles and flooding is the leading cause of weather
related deaths.





Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 1:31 PM CST on February 23, 2018

Expires 7:00 PM EST on February 24, 2018


The flood advisory continues for
the Mulberry river near Mulberry
* until Sunday morning, or until the advisory is cancelled.
* At 12:30 PM Friday, the stage was 6.2 feet.
* Action stage is 10.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will rise to near 11.1 feet by Saturday
evening, which is below flood stage.
* Impact... at 12.0 feet, no flooding occurs but the river is swift and
dangerous. Backwater from the Arkansas River may affect low lying
areas near the first few miles of the Mulberry river.


Lat... Lon 3545 9406 3561 9404 3562 9394 3557 9400 3546 9403




913 am CST Fri Feb 23 2018

... Flood Watch in effect through Saturday afternoon...

The National Weather Service in Tulsa has expanded the

* Flood Watch to include portions of northwest Arkansas and
Oklahoma... including the following counties... in northwest
Arkansas... Benton... Carroll... Crawford... Madison and
Washington AR. In Oklahoma... Adair... Cherokee... Delaware...
Haskell... McIntosh... Muskogee... Ottawa... Pittsburg and
Sequoyah.

* Through Saturday afternoon

* rainfall amounts of 1 to 3 inches will be common across the
watch area, with locally higher amounts possible.

* This will likely lead to flooding of some low lying areas.
Additional rainfall on top of recent rains will increase the
potential for flash flooding and also some river flooding
concerns.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts. Drainage ditches, creeks and other low lying
areas are prone to rises and may flood. Most flood related deaths
occur in automobiles and flooding is the leading cause of weather
related deaths.





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