Issued by NWS Oklahoma City, OK
FGUS84 KOUN 301435
National Weather Service Norman OK
935 AM CDT Thu Mar 30 2017
...A crest near flood stage is forecast for the following locations
along the Red River...
For the Red River near Burkburnett...
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* The latest stage was 8.52 feet at 8 AM Thursday.
* The Red River is near crest, and will start to fall
early Thursday afternoon.
* Impact...When the Red River reaches 9.0 feet near Burkburnett...Crop
and range lands...oil fields...and rural roads are affected. Some
low-lying areas near the river may be isolated by high water in
side channels. Bottomlands near Davidson Oklahoma begin to flood
several hours before the crest approaches the Burkburnett area. The
flood crest reaches the area along the river near Taylor Oklahoma
several hours later. Cattle and other property should be relocated
to places which are higher than nearby river banks to avoid being