Jump to content

Open the floodgates


Recommended Posts

An areal flood advisory has been issued for NW Arkansas.  

* Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for...
Benton County in northwestern Arkansas...
Madison County in northwestern Arkansas...
Northern Crawford County in northwestern Arkansas...
Carroll County in northwestern Arkansas...
Washington County in northwestern Arkansas...
Southeastern Delaware County in northeastern Oklahoma...
Northeastern Adair County in northeastern Oklahoma...

* Until 145 PM CDT

* At 1046 AM CDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause urban and small stream flooding in
the advisory area. 2 to 3 inches of rainfall fell overnight and an
additional 1 to 2 inches will be possible.

Link to post
Share on other sites

4" has already fallen in SE Washington county, that's enough to top the dam very soon.

the white at fayetteville is out of its banks. expect a fast moving mud line & loads of debris. 

I might go fish the lower end on sunday.

 

 

Link to post
Share on other sites
  • Root Admin

Again, this wasn't forecasted.  Just kept curling around and hitting us over and over.  We're in our 4th round, and last.  Just under 3 inches here.  Looks like Short Creek was blown out... full sized, big trees floating by the dock presently.

Generation on Taneycomo was off one day... that's going to be it for a long time now.

Lilleys Landing logo 150.jpg

Link to post
Share on other sites
1 hour ago, Stump bumper said:

 
ATTENTION: The Beaver spillway gates are making flood releases at this time.
           The spillway release is approximately 7,600 cfs (7 gates @ 1.0 ft).
 

plus the 3500 cfs coming from the generators, so its over 11,000 total cfs at the moment.

Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

By using this site, you agree to our Terms of Use.