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List of road closures due to flooding

Several roads are closed due to the heavy rainfall and subsequent flooding.
Several roads are closed due to the heavy rainfall and subsequent flooding. Get updated road conditions from the Highway Department by calling 501-569-2374.

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Closures from the Highway Department

  • Pulaski Co: Hwy 107 log mile 11.5 back gate to the Airforce base in Jacksonville has been re-opened.
  • Mississippi Co: Hwy 198 Section 10A from the Mississippi River Levee to the end of state maintenance is closed due to high water.
  • Mississippi Co: Hwy 119 Section 0A log mile 0.0 to 11.54 near Marie is closed due to high water.
  • Lee Co: Hwy 259 North of Hwy 78 log mile 0.6 North of Moro is closed due to high water.
  • Pulaski Co: Hwy 161 at Reed Bridge log mile 3.45 has been re-opened.
  • Lonoke Co: US 67 SB exit 16, the on ramp to Hwy 5, is closed due to high water.
  • Prairie Co: Hwy 38 Section 1 from log mile 16.96 to 20.35 at Des Arc is closed due to high water.
  • Sebastian Co: Hwy 252 log mile 7.19 to 7.25 near Lavaca has been re-opened.
  • Ouachita Co: Hwy 7 North has been re-opened.
  • Monroe Co: Hwy 86 Section 3 east of Holly Grove closed due to high water.
  • Jackson Co: Hwy 384 Section 3 from 1.09 to 9.15 at Newport closed due to high water.
  • Pulaski Co: Hwy 161 at Reed Bridge log mile 3.45 is closed due to high water.
  • Pulaski Co: Hwy 107 log mile 11.5 back gate to the Airforce base in Jacksonville is closed due to high water.
  • Poinsett Co: Hwy 214 from Fisher to the first bridge log mile 3.14 is closed due to high water.
  • Craighead Co: Hwy 226 Section 2A to Hwy 18 at Cash is Closed due to high water.
  • Prairie Co: I-40 White River rest areas EB and WB closed due to sewer problems.
  • Cross Co: Hwy 364 Section 1 at log mile 5.1 between Hwy 259 and Hwy 193 closed due to high water.
  • Sharp Co: Hwy 58 Section 3E form log mile .3 - .9 near Williford is closed due to high water.
  • Sharp Co: Hwy 58 Section 3 log mile 19.4 South of the Spring River is closed due to high water.
  • White Co: Hwy 87 from log mile 0.00 to 2.00 at Higginson is closed due to high water.

Closures from Pulaski County Sheriff's Office

  • Hwy 89/Tadpole    under water
  • Jacksonville Cato Rd    closed
  • Jacksonville Conway Rd    closed
  • James Rd/Clinton    closed
  • Jim Hall Rd    closed
  • John Harden (4600 blk)    heavy flooding
  • John Harden/Coffelt Rd    closed
  • Kanis/Walnut Grove    large rocks/trees blocking roadway
  • Loop Rd/Kellogg    closed
  • Marche Rd    closed
  • Old Tom Box (8105)    EM77-area evacuated, 1st Electric advised
  • Peters Rd/Brascoe    under water
  • Pinnacle Valley Rd (6800 blk)    under water
  • Pinnacle Valley Rd/backside of Mtn    closed
  • Pinnacle Valley Rd/Hwy 300    closed
  • River Valley Marina    evacuated
  • Rixie Rd    closed
  • Stuckey/Sumner Cemetary    under water
  • Szymanski    closed
  • Toneyville (Old Hwy 67)    passable at this time / 1633 hrs
  • Tracks Rd    washed out
  • Veronica Rd    closed
  • Watson Rd    under water
  • Hwy 300 & Country Creek Road washed out
  • Jim Hall Road  underwater
    Ferncliff Road near the 4H Center:  rockslide has blocked one lane of traffic

Closures from Jacksonville Police Department

  • Hwy 67/167 at Main Street
  • Overview/East view @ James Street
  • Spring Valley Road
  • South James Street & Shenandoah
  • John Harden is on the verge of being shut down again
  • Redmond Rd.
  • Maddox to North First
  • Jacksonville Cut-Off/Main 
  • North Lake/Oneida/Harris

Buffalo National River closures

Lost Valley – NEW CLOSURE TODAY
Lost Valley closed at Highway 43 – access closed due to rising water levels.
Please stay away from the pieces of the wrecked bridge
Clark Creek Footbridge washed out.
Parking area scoured and cobble exposed
Restrooms and water are operational

Steel Creek CLOSED
Steel Creek is closed until further notice due to slumping of road bed endangering vehicular traffic

Kyles Landing
Road hazards on the upper portion of Kyles Road  before it reaches the park boundary
Campground and launch accessible by road but launch area access and campground roads scoured creating ruts
Six lower level campsites were covered with flood water and are not usable. Higher level sites are in good shape
Restrooms and water are operational

Erbie Campground
Access Road is passable with some erosion
Group sites and all walk-in sites were under water and are covered with silt and are closed to camping
Walk-in site vault toilet near landing is closed
Upper level RV sites are open
All other restrooms and vault toilets are open

Parker-Hickman
Web Branch slab has erosion on each end but is passable in a high clearance vehicle

Erbie Horse Camp and Caver Camp CLOSED
Closed due to high water in river and Cecil Creek

Ozark Campground
Group camping area closed (lower level by the paths to the river)
Restrooms and water are operational

Lower Pruitt
Debris and sand and gravel washed into the launch access.

Hasty
Access is rutted and parking area scoured. Walkway to river has much sand and gravel deposited.

Blue Hole
Silt deposits on campsites

Carver
Campground open but launch road has large deposits of sand and gravel

Mt. Hersey CLOSED
Inaccessible at this time due to high water and debris

Woolum
Horse camp area open, no damage
Road to lower field area not passable
Launch area still covered with water

Baker Ford
Open, watch for mud and debris on road

Tyler Bend Campground
All facilities open except:
Launch area restroom closed
Launch Road silt covered and launch area is limited

Grinders Ferry
Open, potential for congestion at ramp

Shine Eye
Open with parking and camping area muddy from silt

Gilbert CLOSED
Access road muddy and still under water at the lower end

S. Maumee
Access road scoured at the bottom in the camping area (passable)

N. Maumee
Launch is covered with sand and gravel deposits

Spring Creek CLOSED
Closed due to road hazards

Dillards Ferry
Restrooms closed (no electricity)
Vault toilets open
Launch, water covered

Buffalo Point Campground
Site 27 closed
Minor silt cleanup needed
All other facilities open

Buffalo Point Launch CLOSED
Consider using Dillards Ferry on Highway 14 as an alternative put-in

Rush CLOSED
Not accessible due to high water
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