River Statement
Issued by NWS Oklahoma City, OK

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HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORMAN OK
241 PM CDT FRI MAY 22 2015

...A crest below flood stage is forecast for the following locations
along the Canadian River...

  For the Canadian River near Bridgeport...

* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.

* The latest stage was 12.45 feet at 1 PM Friday.

* The Canadian River is forecast to crest near 12.8 feet
  early Saturday morning.

* Impact...When the Canadian River reaches 13 feet near Bridgeport...
  Some brief flooding may occur over croplands and pastures near the
  river in southern Blaine...northern Caddo...and southwestern
  Canadian counties. Low-lying bottomlands near the river may be cut
  off from easy access by high water in side channels.

  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.


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