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JANUARY  13, 2007 -- Posted at 5:55 p.m. CST;  Updated at 8:15 p.m. CST Updated January 14 at 6p.m. CST

REGION 8 -- Motorists in Region 8 are reminded to drive carefully this weekend, as the threat of flash flooding increases.

Some roadways have become impassible:

In White County:

Hwys 14, 384, 87, 157, 305, 16

Hwy 11 in Liberty

Foster Chapel Road Bridge

Swinging Bridge

Author Road Bridge

Kirk Bridge

Bull Creek Bridge

In Lawrence County:

County Rd 543, near Clover Bend.

County Rd 716, near Hoxie.

In Randolph County:

Hwy 90 East to O'Kean

Hwy 166 to Englebert just off US 67

Country Club Rd (near the entrance) in Pocahontas.

Stokes Rd

Lloyd Williams Rd

Blacks Ferry Rd

Shiloh Rd

Warm Springs Rd

Cattle Creek Rd

Valley Chapel Rd

Ostercamp Rd

Grandview Rd

In Sharp County:

Highway 115 in Jessup

Baker Cemetery Rd in Ozark Acres

a bridge in Cherokee Village at Minitonka is closed.

In Cleburne County:

Tiger B Rd

Several roadways are under water in Independence County.

 

Arkansas authorities also reported placing barricades at some highways that are still open.   Those highways include:

In Jackson County:  

Hwy 224 (north of Tuckerman)

Hwy 226 & Hwy 37 (East of Tuckerman)

In White County:

Hwy 14, Hwy 384, Hwy 87 and Hwy 157.

 

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODS AND FLASH FLOODS. IF FLASH FLOODING IS OBSERVED...
ACT QUICKLY. TURN AROUND, DONT DROWN!

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

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