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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Shreveport LA
849 PM CDT Thu May 19 2022

...The Flood Warning is extended for the following river in
Arkansas...

  Ouachita River At Felsenthal Lock and Dam affecting Union and
  Ashley Counties.

For the Ouachita River...including Felsenthal Lock and Dam, Monroe,
Columbia...Minor flooding is forecast.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive cars through flooded areas.
Caution is urged when walking near riverbanks.
Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Caution is urged when walking near riverbanks.

For more hydrologic information, copy and paste the following website
address into your favorite web browser URL bar:
water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=shv

The next statement will be issued Friday evening at 900 PM CDT.

&&


ARC003-139-210200-
/O.EXT.KSHV.FL.W.0021.000000T0000Z-220523T0000Z/
/FELA4.1.ER.220421T1848Z.220514T2330Z.220521T1800Z.NO/
849 PM CDT Thu May 19 2022

...FLOOD WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL SUNDAY EVENING...

* WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.

* WHERE...Ouachita River At Felsenthal Lock and Dam.

* WHEN...Until Sunday evening.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...
  - At 8:30 PM CDT Thursday the stage was 70.7 feet.
  - Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours
    ending at 8:30 PM CDT Thursday was 71.1 feet.
  - Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage
    early Saturday afternoon and continue falling to 67.8 feet
    Tuesday evening.
  - Flood stage is 70.0 feet.
  - Flood History...This crest compares to a previous crest of
    70.2 feet on 12/14/2015.
  - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

&&

LAT...LON 3311 9223 3322 9212 3315 9210 3300 9206
      3300 9210


$$

16

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Little Rock AR
804 PM CDT Thu May 19 2022

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Arkansas...

  White River At Des Arc affecting Prairie County.

  White River At Clarendon affecting Arkansas and Monroe Counties.

  White River At Augusta affecting White and Woodruff Counties.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Motorists should not attempt to drive around barricades or drive
cars through flooded areas.

Caution is urged when walking near riverbanks.

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
forecasts.

Observed and forecasted stage data plots are available on our
Advanced Hydrologic Prediction Service web page at...
 www.weather.gov/lzk

Under the Current Conditions section...Select River and Lakes AHPS.

&&


ARC001-095-210115-
/O.CON.KLZK.FL.W.0013.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/CLDA4.1.ER.000000T0000Z.220504T2000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
804 PM CDT Thu May 19 2022

...FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...

* WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.

* WHERE...White River At Clarendon.

* WHEN...Until further notice.

* IMPACTS...At 28.0 feet, Flooding of cropland and timber is
  occurring. Roads to homes and cabins in lower Maddox Bay area off
  Highway 146 south of Clarendon impassible.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...
  - At 7:00 PM CDT Thursday the stage was 28.1 feet.
  - Forecast...The river is expected to fall to 27.7 feet by
    Sunday evening.
  - Flood stage is 26.0 feet.


&&

           Fld   Observed        Forecast 7 PM      Crest
Location   Stg   Stg Day/Time   Fri   Sat   Sun  Crest  Time  Date

White River
Clarendon  26.0  28.1 Thu 7 PM  28.0 27.9 27.7   Falling

&&

LAT...LON 3435 9119 3449 9132 3466 9139 3472 9129
      3455 9120 3442 9108


$$

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Little Rock AR
804 PM CDT Thu May 19 2022

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Arkansas...

  White River At Des Arc affecting Prairie County.

  White River At Clarendon affecting Arkansas and Monroe Counties.

  White River At Augusta affecting White and Woodruff Counties.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Motorists should not attempt to drive around barricades or drive
cars through flooded areas.

Caution is urged when walking near riverbanks.

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
forecasts.

Observed and forecasted stage data plots are available on our
Advanced Hydrologic Prediction Service web page at...
 www.weather.gov/lzk

Under the Current Conditions section...Select River and Lakes AHPS.

&&


ARC145-147-210115-
/O.CON.KLZK.FL.W.0011.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/AUGA4.1.ER.220220T1207Z.220510T1115Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
804 PM CDT Thu May 19 2022

...FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...

* WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.

* WHERE...White River At Augusta.

* WHEN...Until further notice.

* IMPACTS...At 32.0 feet, Thousands of acres of cropland and farm
  roads are flooded in White and Woodruff counties. Water is
  isolating homes and camps along the river in White and Woodruff
  counties.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...
  - At 7:00 PM CDT Thursday the stage was 31.0 feet.
  - Forecast...The river is expected to fall to 29.6 feet Sunday,
    May 29.
  - Flood stage is 26.0 feet.


&&

           Fld   Observed        Forecast 7 PM      Crest
Location   Stg   Stg Day/Time   Fri   Sat   Sun  Crest  Time  Date

White River
Augusta    26.0  31.0 Thu 7 PM  30.8 30.6 30.4    Falling


&&

LAT...LON 3514 9152 3525 9146 3537 9150 3534 9136
      3521 9133 3515 9137


$$

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Little Rock AR
804 PM CDT Thu May 19 2022

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Arkansas...

  White River At Des Arc affecting Prairie County.

  White River At Clarendon affecting Arkansas and Monroe Counties.

  White River At Augusta affecting White and Woodruff Counties.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Motorists should not attempt to drive around barricades or drive
cars through flooded areas.

Caution is urged when walking near riverbanks.

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
forecasts.

Observed and forecasted stage data plots are available on our
Advanced Hydrologic Prediction Service web page at...
 www.weather.gov/lzk

Under the Current Conditions section...Select River and Lakes AHPS.

&&


ARC117-210115-
/O.CON.KLZK.FL.W.0026.000000T0000Z-220525T1800Z/
/DSCA4.1.ER.000000T0000Z.220513T1800Z.220524T1200Z.NO/
804 PM CDT Thu May 19 2022

...FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL EARLY WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

* WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.

* WHERE...White River At Des Arc.

* WHEN...Until early Wednesday afternoon.

* IMPACTS...At 24.0 feet, Many acres of farmland flooded within the
  levees. Water is backing up Bayou Des Arc and Cypress Bayou.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...
  - At 7:00 PM CDT Thursday the stage was 25.1 feet.
  - Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage
    Tuesday morning.
  - Flood stage is 24.0 feet.


&&

           Fld   Observed        Forecast 7 PM      Crest
Location   Stg   Stg Day/Time   Fri   Sat   Sun  Crest  Time  Date

White River
Des Arc    24.0  25.1 Thu 7 PM  24.9 24.6 24.4   Falling


&&

LAT...LON 3466 9139 3477 9150 3500 9155 3498 9142
      3482 9138 3472 9129


$$

Flood Statement
National Weather Service New Orleans LA
723 PM CDT Thu May 19 2022

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana...

  Mississippi River At Red River Landing affecting West Feliciana,
  East Baton Rouge and Pointe Coupee Parishes.

For the Lower Mississippi River...including Red River Landing...
Minor flooding is forecast.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Motorists should not attempt to drive around barricades or drive
cars through flooded areas.

Caution is urged when walking near riverbanks.

Additional information is available at www.weather.gov/lix.  Click
on the Rivers and Lakes menu for forecasts and observations.

The next statement will be issued when updates are needed.

&&


LAC033-077-125-201830-
/O.CON.KLIX.FL.W.0014.000000T0000Z-220527T1500Z/
/RRLL1.1.ER.220306T1208Z.220324T0000Z.220527T0900Z.NO/
723 PM CDT Thu May 19 2022

...FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL FRIDAY, MAY 27...

* WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.

* WHERE...Mississippi River At Red River Landing.

* WHEN...Until Friday, May 27.

* IMPACTS...At 48.0 feet, Access roads will be inundated and
  evacuation of all river islands must be complete. Protection of
  people and property in the river bottom land on the river side of
  the levees must be complete.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...
  - At 6:00 PM CDT Thursday the stage was 49.2 feet.
  - Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours
    ending at 6:00 PM CDT Thursday was 49.2 feet.
  - Forecast...The river is expected to rise to a crest of 49.4
    feet tomorrow evening. The river is expected to fall below
    flood stage Friday, May 27.
  - Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
  - Flood History...This crest compares to a previous crest of
    48.8 feet on 04/22/2014.
  - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

&&

LAT...LON 3074 9137 3071 9159 3102 9170 3103 9153


$$

PG


Wind Advisory


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Shreveport LA
429 AM CDT Fri May 20 2022

ARZ070-LAZ001-002-010-TXZ096-097-108>112-124>126-136>138-149>153-
165-210000-
/O.NEW.KSHV.WI.Y.0012.220520T1400Z-220521T0000Z/
Miller-Caddo-Bossier-De Soto-Red River-Bowie-Franklin-Titus-Camp-
Morris-Cass-Wood-Upshur-Marion-Smith-Gregg-Harrison-Cherokee-Rusk-
Panola-Nacogdoches-Shelby-Angelina-
Including the cities of Texarkana, Shreveport, Bossier City,
Mansfield, Stonewall, Logansport, Clarksville, Bogata,
Mount Vernon, Mount Pleasant, Pittsburg, Daingerfield, Lone Star,
Naples, Omaha, Atlanta, Linden, Hughes Springs, Queen City,
Mineola, Winnsboro, Quitman, Hawkins, Gilmer, Big Sandy,
Jefferson, Tyler, Longview, Marshall, Jacksonville, Rusk,
Henderson, Carthage, Nacogdoches, Center, and Lufkin
429 AM CDT Fri May 20 2022

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT
THIS EVENING...

* WHAT...South winds near 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph
  expected.

* WHERE...Portions of northwest Louisiana, southwest Arkansas
  and east and northeast Texas.

* WHEN...From 9 AM this morning to 7 PM CDT this evening.

* IMPACTS...Strong winds and rough waves on area lakes will
  create hazardous conditions for small craft.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Boaters on area lakes should use extra caution since strong winds
and rough waves can overturn small craft.

&&

$$

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Little Rock AR
413 AM CDT Fri May 20 2022

ARZ008-014-016-017-025-033-034-046-047-112-137-141-203-240-241-
313-340-341-210000-
/O.NEW.KLZK.WI.Y.0005.220520T1200Z-220521T0000Z/
Randolph-Stone-Independence-Lawrence-Jackson-White-Woodruff-
Prairie-Monroe-Newton County Higher Elevations-
Northern Scott County-Central and Eastern Montgomery County-
Boone County Higher Elevations-
Northern Polk County Higher Elevations-
Northern Montgomery County Higher Elevations-
Eastern, Central, and Southern Searcy County Higher Elevations-
Southeast Polk County Higher Elevations-
Southwest Montgomery County Higher Elevations-
Including the cities of Attica, Pocahontas, Mountain View,
Batesville, Walnut Ridge, Hoxie, Newport, Searcy, Beebe, Augusta,
McCrory, Cotton Plant, Des Arc, Hazen, De Valls Bluff, Brinkley,
Clarendon, Arbaugh, Boxley, Deer, Ponca, Mansfield, Waldron,
Mount Ida, Norman, Acorn, Mountain Fork, Rich Mountain, Story,
Leslie, Big Fork, Hartley, and Albert
413 AM CDT Fri May 20 2022

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* WHAT...South winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 40 mph
  expected.

* WHERE...Portions of central and eastern Arkansas as well as
  higher elevations across the Ozarks and Ouachitas.

* WHEN...Until 7 PM CDT this evening.

* IMPACTS...Gusty winds could blow around unsecured objects.
  Tree limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may
  result.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Use extra caution when driving, especially if operating a high
profile vehicle. Secure outdoor objects.

&&

$$

69

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Memphis TN
331 AM CDT Fri May 20 2022

ARZ009-018-026>028-035-036-048-049-058-MOZ113-115-MSZ001-007-010-
TNZ001-002-019-048-049-088-201645-
/O.NEW.KMEG.WI.Y.0010.220520T1200Z-220521T0000Z/
Clay-Greene-Craighead-Poinsett-Mississippi-Cross-Crittenden-
St. Francis-Lee AR-Phillips-Dunklin-Pemiscot-DeSoto-Tunica-
Coahoma-Lake-Obion-Dyer-Lauderdale-Tipton-Shelby-
Including the cities of Piggott, Corning, Paragould, Jonesboro,
Harrisburg, Blytheville, Wynne, West Memphis, Forrest City,
Marianna, Helena, West Helena, Kennett, Caruthersville,
Southaven, Olive Branch, Tunica, Clarksdale, Tiptonville,
Union City, Dyersburg, Ripley TN, Covington, Bartlett,
Germantown, Collierville, Memphis, and Millington
331 AM CDT Fri May 20 2022

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT
THIS EVENING...

* WHAT...South winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph
  expected.

* WHERE...Portions of North Mississippi, West Tennessee, East
  Arkansas and Southeast Missouri.

* WHEN...From 7 AM this morning to 7 PM CDT this evening.

* IMPACTS...Gusty winds could blow around unsecured objects.
  Tree limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may
  result.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Use extra caution when driving, especially if operating a high
profile vehicle. Secure outdoor objects.

&&

$$


Rip Current Statement


Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Mobile AL
456 AM CDT Fri May 20 2022

ALZ265-266-FLZ202-204-206-201800-
/O.CON.KMOB.RP.S.0021.220520T1100Z-220523T1100Z/
Mobile Coastal-Baldwin Coastal-Escambia Coastal-
Santa Rosa Coastal-Okaloosa Coastal-
456 AM CDT Fri May 20 2022

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

* WHAT...Dangerous rip currents expected.

* WHERE...In Alabama, Baldwin Coastal and Mobile Coastal
  Counties. In Florida, Santa Rosa Coastal, Okaloosa Coastal and
  Escambia Coastal Counties.

* WHEN...Through late Sunday night.

* IMPACTS...Rip currents can sweep even the best swimmers away
  from shore into deeper water.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Swim near a lifeguard. If caught in a rip current, relax and
float. Don`t swim against the current. If able, swim in a
direction following the shoreline. If unable to escape, face the
shore and call or wave for help.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Little Rock AR
430 AM CDT Fri May 20 2022

ARZ004>008-014>017-024-025-031>034-039-042>047-052>057-062>069-
103-112-113-121>123-130-137-138-140-141-203-212-213-221>223-230-
237-238-240-241-313-340-341-211000-
Marion-Baxter-Fulton-Sharp-Randolph-Stone-Izard-Independence-
Lawrence-Cleburne-Jackson-Conway-Faulkner-White-Woodruff-Perry-
Garland-Saline-Pulaski-Lonoke-Prairie-Monroe-Pike-Clark-
Hot Spring-Grant-Jefferson-Arkansas-Dallas-Cleveland-Lincoln-
Desha-Ouachita-Calhoun-Bradley-Drew-Boone County Except Southwest-
Newton County Higher Elevations-Searcy County Lower Elevations-
Southern Johnson County-Southern Pope County-
Southeast Van Buren County-Western and Northern Logan County-
Northern Scott County-Northwest Yell County-
Polk County Lower Elevations-
Central and Eastern Montgomery County-
Boone County Higher Elevations-Newton County Lower Elevations-
Northwest Searcy County Higher Elevations-
Johnson County Higher Elevations-Pope County Higher Elevations-
Van Buren County Higher Elevations-
Southern and Eastern Logan County-
Central and Southern Scott County-Yell Excluding Northwest-
Northern Polk County Higher Elevations-
Northern Montgomery County Higher Elevations-
Eastern, Central, and Southern Searcy County Higher Elevations-
Southeast Polk County Higher Elevations-
Southwest Montgomery County Higher Elevations-
430 AM CDT Fri May 20 2022

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for a Large Part of Arkansas.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Today, south to southwesterly winds up to 30 mph sustained with
gusts to 40 mph will be likely across higher terrain in the Ozarks
and Ouachitas as well as much of the Delta region of eastern and
northeastern Arkansas. Winds will subside near sunset tonight.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday Through Thursday

Showers and thunderstorms will become widespread Saturday into
Sunday, followed by cooler air and below average temperatures
through Monday. Another round of storms is expected Tuesday into
Wednesday.

While spotty severe weather is possible this weekend and early next
week, the main concern will be areas of heavy rain. The forecast
calls for two to more than four inch amounts across much of the
region through Wednesday. Flash flooding may occur in places, and
tributaries such as the Black, Cache, Ouachita, and lower White
Rivers will likely become or remain elevated.

.Spotter Information Statement...

Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

&&

Visit NWS Little Rock on the web. Go to http://weather.gov/lzk.

$$

69/46

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Memphis TN
420 AM CDT Fri May 20 2022

ARZ009-018-026>028-035-036-048-049-058-MOZ113-115-MSZ001>017-
020>024-TNZ001>004-019>022-048>055-088>092-211130-
Alcorn-Benton MS-Benton TN-Calhoun-Carroll-Chester-Chickasaw-Clay-
Coahoma-Craighead-Crittenden-Crockett-Cross-DeSoto-Decatur-
Dunklin-Dyer-Fayette-Gibson-Greene-Hardeman-Hardin-Haywood-
Henderson-Henry-Itawamba-Lafayette-Lake-Lauderdale-Lee AR-Lee MS-
Madison-Marshall-McNairy-Mississippi-Monroe-Obion-Panola-Pemiscot-
Phillips-Poinsett-Pontotoc-Prentiss-Quitman-Shelby-St. Francis-
Tallahatchie-Tate-Tippah-Tipton-Tishomingo-Tunica-Union-Weakley-
Yalobusha-
420 AM CDT Fri May 20 2022

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of East Arkansas...
the Missouri Bootheel...North Mississippi...and West Tennessee.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

A Wind Advisory is in effect for portions of the forecast area.
South winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph expected.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

A few strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible across
portions of northeast Arkansas, the Missouri Bootheel, and extreme
northwest Tennessee Saturday evening through Sunday morning.
Locally heavy rainfall, hail and gusty winds will be the primary
threats.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated at this time.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
334 AM CDT Fri May 20 2022

LAZ027>033-041>045-052>055-073-074-TXZ180-201-215-216-259>262-210845-
Vernon-Rapides-Avoyelles-Beauregard-Allen-Evangeline-St. Landry-
Calcasieu-Jefferson Davis-Acadia-Lafayette-Upper St. Martin-
Vermilion-Iberia-St. Mary-Lower St. Martin-West Cameron-East Cameron-
Tyler-Hardin-Jefferson-Orange-Northern Jasper-Northern Newton-
Southern Jasper-Southern Newton-
334 AM CDT Fri May 20 2022

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for central Louisiana, south
central Louisiana, southwest Louisiana, west central Louisiana and
southeast Texas.

.DAY ONE...Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday.

Near zero rain chances will continue through Friday, along with well
above normal temperatures in the low to mid 90s. Corresponding heat
index values will be in the upper 90s to around 100 degrees each
day.

A break in this weather pattern looks to develop late Saturday into
Sunday with rain chances returning. Rain chances then linger through
the first half of next week as a series of disturbances aloft cross
the region. Severe weather is not expected.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$

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