Update: Flood Warning issued April 2 at 10:49AM CDT by NWS Little Rock AR

Event: Flood Warning
Sender Name: NWS Little Rock AR
Issued: 2020-04-02T10:49:00-05:00
Expires: 2020-04-03T01:49:00-05:00
Description: …From the National Weather Service in Little Rock…the Flood
Warning continues for the following river in Arkansas…

Black River At Pocahontas affecting Randolph County

Black River At Black Rock affecting Independence…Jackson and
Lawrence Counties

River forecasts are based on current conditions and rainfall
forecasted to occur over the next 24 hours. During periods of
flooding…Evening forecasts are reissued with updated rainfall

Observed and forecasted stage data plots are available on our
Advanced Hydrologic Prediction Service web page at…
Under the Current Conditions section…Select River and Lakes AHPS.

The Flood Warning continues for
The Black River At Pocahontas.
* until further notice…Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 10:00 AM Thursday the stage was 20.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Forecast…The river will continue falling to a stage of 19.0 feet
by early Sunday, and 18.0 feet late Monday.
* Impacts at 20.0 feet…Flooding of backwater up tributaries is
spreading into lands along the Current, Fourche, and Black rivers.
Water is spreading towards the northern edge of the airport.
Instruction: Safety message…Remember to Turn Around…Don’t Drown
Do not drive cars through flooded areas.

Everyone with property or other interest along streams and rivers
should remain alert to changing weather forecasts. Should conditions
change…Look for river forecasts or Flood Warnings for use in making
informed decisions to protect life and property.
Link to more Info: http://www.weather.gov
Urgency: Immediate
Severity: Severe
Certainty: Observed
Categories: Met,
Area Description: Randolph, AR

Message Identifier: NWS-IDP-PROD-4132826-3502201
CAP MessageType: Update