US Army Corps of Engineers
Little Rock District

CORPS WARNS PUBLIC OF HIGH FLOWS ON ARKANSAS RIVER

Published Dec. 28, 2015

A small craft advisory was issued Nov. 28.  During high flows, strong currents and large debris can threaten the safety of pleasure craft.

Small craft advisories are issued when flows exceed 70,000 cubic feet per second.  Flows at Trimble Lock and Dam near Fort Smith will reach reach 360,000 c.f.s. today. Flows at Murray Lock and Dam at Little Rock are expected to reach between 400,000 and 450,000 c.f.s. by late Wednesday or early Thursday.

Daily river information can be obtained at www.swl-wc.usace.army.mil or the Corps’ mobile App which can be found in mobile App stores by searching for USACE Little Rock.

Little Rock District news and recreation information can be found at www.about.me/usacelittlerock.


Contact
Laurie Driver
501-324-5551

Release no. 15-122