A levee near Dardanelle in Yell County gave way early this morning, sending water into the Holla Bend area and prompting evacuations.

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There’d been warnings of a potential for a breach in the levee, which was leaking and under pressure for an extended period from record Arkansas River flooding.

Also today, Brian Chilson’s photo of the rising water in the wetland park below the Clinton presidential library.

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Flooding near the Clinton Library

 

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