INCREASED FLOOD WATER RELEASES AT NORFORK DAM

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MOUNTAIN HOME, Ark. – The Army Corps of Engineers, Little Rock District increased spillway releases from Norfork Dam Tuesday morning, to evacuate stored flood water. 

The Corps opened eight of the 12 gates one-foot each releasing about 4,200 cubic feet per second as well as 5,800 c.f.s releases from the two power generation turbines for a total combined release of 10,000 c.f.s.

Daily lake 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.

Recreation information can be found on the Internet at www.swl.usace.army.mil, on Facebook at www.facebook.com/littlerockusace, and on Twitter at https://twitter.com/#!/usacelittlerock.