Issued by NWS Oklahoma City, OK
FGUS84 KOUN 271420
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORMAN OK
920 AM CDT WED MAY 27 2015
...A crest near flood stage is forecast for the following location
along the Canadian River...
For the Canadian River at Purcell...
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* The latest stage was 8.78 feet at 8 AM Wednesday.
* The Canadian River is forecast to crest near 11.3 feet
early Thursday afternoon.
* Impact...When the Canadian River reaches 11.0 feet at Purcell...Near
bankfull levels occur along the river on the Cleveland-McClain
County border from near Norman...and Noble to the vicinity south
of of Purcell and Lexington.
People in flood prone areas should continue to monitor water
levels...and be prepared to seek higher ground should water levels
rise suddenly. Stay tuned for further information by listening to
weather radio or local media sources.