Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Oklahoma City, OK

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WGUS84 KOUN 070646
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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORMAN OK
146 AM CDT TUE JUL 7 2015

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KNOX TX-
146 AM CDT TUE JUL 7 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NORMAN HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  KNOX COUNTY IN NORTHERN TEXAS...

* UNTIL 445 AM CDT

* AT 144 AM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN
  THAT WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY
  AREA. UP TO 1.5 INCHES OF RAIN HAS FALLEN IN THE PAST HOUR NEAR
  KNOX CITY.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING INCLUDE
  MUNDAY...KNOX CITY...GOREE...BENJAMIN...VERA...RHINELAND AND
  GILLILAND.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF 1 TO 2 INCHES IS EXPECTED OVER THE AREA
THROUGH 445 AM.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING STREAMS AND DRAINAGES...COLWELL CREEK...
RED CREEK...HACKBERRY CREEK...MUSTANG CREEK...SMELTER CREEK...GYP
CREEK...CHINA CREEK...BRAZOS RIVER...LAKE CREEK...WICHITA RIVER...
DUTCHMAN CREEK...NORTH WICHITA RIVER...DEADMAN CREEK...CROTON
CREEK...SOUTH WICHITA RIVER...MEXICAN CREEK...WILD HORSE CREEK AND
UNION CREEK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO
AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. FLOOD WATERS ARE USUALLY
DEEPER THAN THEY APPEAR. JUST ONE FOOT OF FLOWING WATER IS POWERFUL
ENOUGH TO SWEEP VEHICLES OFF THE ROAD. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED
ROADS MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 3340 9999 3362 9999 3363 9998 3381 9971
      3380 9971 3381 9970 3380 9961 3378 9958
      3379 9958 3379 9955 3378 9954 3378 9953
      3377 9952 3377 9949 3375 9948 3340 9948

$$

MBS



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