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Warnings

flood
Jackson County, AR

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
THE CACHE RIVER NEAR PATTERSON.
* FROM THURSDAY MORNING TO SUNDAY EVENING...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS
CANCELLED.
* AT 8:00 PM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 7.7 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 8.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY THURSDAY MORNING AND CONTINUE
TO RISE TO NEAR 8.2 FEET BY EARLY FRIDAY MORNING.
* IMPACTS AT 8.0 FEET...LOW SWAMPY TIMBERLAND ALONG THE RIVER BEGINS TO FLOOD.
FLOOD GATES SHOULD BE CLOSED AND EQUIPMENT MOVED OUT OF THE LOW GROUNDS ALONG
THE RIVER AND TRIBUTARIES.



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FLD OBSERVED FORECAST 7AM
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME TUE WED THU FRI SAT

CACHE RIVER
PATTERSON 8 7.6 MON 7 PM 7.7 7.9 8.0 8.2 8.0


&&


LAT...LON 3510 9133 3522 9128 3539 9123 3538 9113
3521 9117 3508 9122



$$

Woodruff County, AR

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
THE CACHE RIVER NEAR PATTERSON.
* FROM THURSDAY MORNING TO SUNDAY EVENING...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS
CANCELLED.
* AT 8:00 PM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 7.7 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 8.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY THURSDAY MORNING AND CONTINUE
TO RISE TO NEAR 8.2 FEET BY EARLY FRIDAY MORNING.
* IMPACTS AT 8.0 FEET...LOW SWAMPY TIMBERLAND ALONG THE RIVER BEGINS TO FLOOD.
FLOOD GATES SHOULD BE CLOSED AND EQUIPMENT MOVED OUT OF THE LOW GROUNDS ALONG
THE RIVER AND TRIBUTARIES.



&&


FLD OBSERVED FORECAST 7AM
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME TUE WED THU FRI SAT

CACHE RIVER
PATTERSON 8 7.6 MON 7 PM 7.7 7.9 8.0 8.2 8.0


&&


LAT...LON 3510 9133 3522 9128 3539 9123 3538 9113
3521 9117 3508 9122



$$

Region 8 StormTeam Forecast

Today's Forecast

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Spotty showers remain in the forecast, mainly this morning. It won't be a washout, and most stay dry, so don't cancel those Labor Day plans.  Better rain chances move in Tomorrow and Wednesday and some of the storms could be strong. High temperatures will range in the upper 80s to lower 90s through the week. -Justin

7-Day Forecast: Jonesboro

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Currently in Jonesboro as of

  • 78°(Feels like 82°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: SSE @ 5 mph
  • Barometer: 29.94 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:34
  • Sunset: 19:30
  • Humidity: 82%
  • UV Index: 10.00

Currently in Memphis as of

  • 82°(Feels like 87°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: S @ 13 mph, gusting to 21 mph
  • Barometer: 29.97 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:33
  • Sunset: 19:27
  • Humidity: 70%
  • UV Index: 10.00

Currently in Little Rock as of

  • 79°(Feels like 84°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: S @ 7 mph
  • Barometer: 29.93 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:42
  • Sunset: 19:35
  • Humidity: 82%
  • UV Index: 10.00

Currently in Batesville as of

  • 81°(Feels like 85°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: S @ 5 mph
  • Barometer: 29.95 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:39
  • Sunset: 19:34
  • Humidity: 74%
  • UV Index: 10.00

Currently in Blytheville as of

  • 78°(Feels like 83°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: S @ 3 mph
  • Barometer: 29.96 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:31
  • Sunset: 19:27
  • Humidity: 87%
  • UV Index: 10.00

Currently in West Plains as of

  • 79°(Feels like 82°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: SSW @ 9 mph
  • Barometer: 29.98 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:39
  • Sunset: 19:36
  • Humidity: 72%
  • UV Index: 10.00

Currently in Poplar Bluff as of

  • 77°(Feels like 81°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: SSE @ 6 mph
  • Barometer: 29.92 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:32
  • Sunset: 19:30
  • Humidity: 79%
  • UV Index: 10.00

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  • Andrew's Monday Evening Forecast

    Andrew's Monday Evening Forecast

    Andrew's Monday Evening Forecast

    Expect cooler weather tonight with temperatures dropping into the lower 70s.  Storms will be moving through late tonight into the early morning so keep the umbrella handy when you head out the door in the morning.  Tomorrow expect scattered storms throughout the day with temperatures climbing into the lower 90s.  Isolated, afternoon showers will be possible throughout the week until a cold front passes through next weekend, bringing with it cooler air.
    Expect cooler weather tonight with temperatures dropping into the lower 70s.  Storms will be moving through late tonight into the early morning so keep the umbrella handy when you head out the door in the morning.  Tomorrow expect scattered storms throughout the day with temperatures climbing into the lower 90s.  Isolated, afternoon showers will be possible throughout the week until a cold front passes through next weekend, bringing with it cooler air.
  • Andrew's Sunday Evening Forecast

    Andrew's Sunday Evening Forecast

    Andrew's Sunday Evening Forecast

    A few showers and storms are possible early this evening.  As we move through the night, fog will settle into the area for the early hours of the morning with temperatures in the lower 70s.  As we move the Monday expect the fog to clear out with a chance of isolated storms in the afternoon and temperatures rising into the lower 90s.  We will see better chance of rain in the middle part of the week with cooler temperatures moving in next weekend.
    A few showers and storms are possible early this evening.  As we move through the night, fog will settle into the area for the early hours of the morning with temperatures in the lower 70s.  As we move the Monday expect the fog to clear out with a chance of isolated storms in the afternoon and temperatures rising into the lower 90s.  We will see better chance of rain in the middle part of the week with cooler temperatures moving in next weekend.

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