Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK

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WGUS44 KTSA 291409
FLWTSA
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
909 AM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017



...Forecast flooding changed from Moderate to Major severity for the
following rivers in Oklahoma...

  Baron Fork River at Eldon affecting Cherokee County.

OKC021-292209-
/O.EXT.KTSA.FL.W.0027.170429T2224Z-170501T0502Z/
/ELDO2.3.ER.170429T2224Z.170430T0600Z.170430T2302Z.NR/
909 AM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

...Forecast flooding increased from Moderate to Major severity...
...This is a dangerous and life threatening situation...

The Flood Warning continues for
 The Baron Fork River at Eldon
* from this afternoon to late Sunday night, or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* At  8:30 AM Saturday, the stage was  8.67 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The Baron Fork River at Eldon is expected to rise above
  flood stage late this afternoon and continue to rise to near 26.7
  feet late tonight. The river is expected to fall below flood stage
  Sunday evening.
* Impact...At 26.0 feet, damaging flooding occurs. Significant areas
  of the Camp Egan campgrounds are flooded, including cabins. This is
  an extremely dangerous and life threatening situation.

&&

LAT...LON 3594 9490 3594 9477 3578 9481 3578 9493

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