The Army Corps of Engineers has issued a small craft advisory for the Arkansas River in Arkansas because heavy rain has caused flows to rise.

The Army Corps of Engineers has issued a small craft advisory for the Arkansas River in Arkansas because heavy rain has caused flows to rise.

During the high flows, strong currents and large debris can threaten the safety of pleasure craft. Individuals with livestock and property in lower lying areas along the Arkansas River should continue to monitor conditions and consider moving livestock and property to higher ground.

The National Weather Service updates river stage forecasts twice a day during heavy rain events at www.srh.noaa.gov.