Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Oklahoma City, OK

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORMAN OK
246 AM CDT TUE AUG 4 2015

OKC009-129-149-041045-
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ROGER MILLS OK-WASHITA OK-BECKHAM OK-
246 AM CDT TUE AUG 4 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NORMAN HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTHERN ROGER MILLS COUNTY IN WESTERN OKLAHOMA...
  NORTHWESTERN WASHITA COUNTY IN WESTERN OKLAHOMA...
  BECKHAM COUNTY IN WESTERN OKLAHOMA...

* UNTIL 545 AM CDT

* AT 244 AM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN
  THAT WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY
  AREA. UP TO AN INCH OF RAIN HAS FALLEN IN THE PAST HOUR.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING INCLUDE
  ELK CITY...SAYRE...ERICK...CHEYENNE...HAMMON...CARTER...REYDON...
  TEXOLA...STRONG CITY...SWEETWATER AND DELHI.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF 1 TO 2 INCHES IS EXPECTED OVER THE AREA
THROUGH 545 AM.

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 3572 10000 3568 9938 3521 9934 3512 9973
      3512 9978 3510 9978 3505 10000

$$

MBS


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