Spring River at Hardy, Eleven Point at Ravenden Springs to enter - KAIT Jonesboro, AR - Region 8 News, weather, sports

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Spring River at Hardy, Eleven Point at Ravenden Springs to enter major flood stage

HARDY, AR (KAIT) -

The Spring River at Hardy is approaching major flood stage and is expected to crest sometime Monday afternoon. The Eleven Point at Ravenden Springs is expected to crest Tuesday morning also at a major flood stage level of 21 feet.

According to the National Weather Service, the Spring River will crest at 17.5 feet, one and a half feet over major flood stage.

The rivers have swollen due to heavy rains in the area the past few days.

The Spring River crest would make for the 5th highest crest on record, according to NWS data.

For the latest levels on rivers in Region 8, visit this river stages link. 

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