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Flood Warning
Issued: 11:12 AM CDT May. 29, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flood Warning extended until Monday June 12...

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River near Arkansas City
* until Monday June 12.
* At 10:00 am Monday the stage was 39.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 37.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue falling and will fall below
flood stage Monday June 12.
* Flood history... this crest compares to a previous crest of 40.4 feet
on may 26 2009.
* Impact... at 40.0 feet... the low Silt plain in front of Arkansas City
and Huntington Point Mississippi is underwater. Several river
access roads are also impassable.
* Impact... at 37.0 feet... the low Silt plain in front of Arkansas City
inside the levee system begins to flood along with widespread
bottomland flooding at Huntington Point Mississippi.




              Flood observed forecast 6 am crest
location stg stg day time Tue Wed Thu crest time date

Lower Mississippi River
Arkansas City 37 39.8 Mon 10 am 39.3 38.8 38.5 39.0 07 am 06/09




Lat... Lon 3340 9128 3357 9128 3413 9108 3412 9066
      3358 9106 3340 9105