Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Oklahoma City, OK

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911 PM CDT TUE MAY 24 2016

911 PM CDT TUE MAY 24 2016

The National Weather Service in Norman has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Red River near Terral.

* from Wednesday afternoon to Friday morning...or until the warning
  is cancelled.

* At  9:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 19.2 feet.

* Minor flooding is forecast.

* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.

* Forecast...The Red River will rise above flood stage early
  Wednesday afternoon and crest near 22.4 feet mid Thursday morning.
  The Red River will fall below flood stage early Friday morning.

* Impact...At 22.0 feet...Crop and range lands...pecan groves and
  rural roads are affected. Weak points in agricultural levees may be
  overtopped. Though not flooded...some low-lying areas near the
  river may be isolated by high water in side channels. Bottomlands
  near Charlie Texas begin to flood several hours before the crest
  approaches the Terral Oklahoma area. The flood crest reaches the
  Illinois bend area near Leon Oklahoma several hours later.


LAT...LON 3419 9805 3406 9815 3388 9813 3379 9748
      3400 9748 3403 9793


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