Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Oklahoma City, OK

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORMAN OK
233 PM CDT TUE MAY 24 2016

OKC033-250333-
/O.EXT.KOUN.FL.W.0031.000000T0000Z-160527T2136Z/
/RNDO2.2.ER.160523T2149Z.160525T0600Z.160527T1536Z.NO/
233 PM CDT TUE MAY 24 2016

...Flood Warning extended until Friday afternoon...

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Deep Red Creek near Randlett.

* until Friday afternoon...or until the warning is cancelled.

* At  1:45 PM Tuesday the stage was 24.5 feet.

* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.

* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.

* Forecast...The Deep Red Creek will continue rising and crest near
  24.8 feet early Wednesday morning. The Deep Red Creek will fall
  below flood stage late Friday morning.

* Impact...At 25.0 feet...Valley-wide flooding of croplands...
  pastures...and local roads occurs and is accompanied by flood
  depths up to 5 feet with dangerous currents.


&&

LAT...LON 3429 9840 3418 9839 3421 9866 3442 9896
      3442 9878 3432 9865

$$

OKC033-067-141-TXC077-485-250332-
/O.EXT.KOUN.FL.W.0029.000000T0000Z-160526T1500Z/
/BKBT2.1.ER.160524T0630Z.160526T0000Z.160526T0900Z.NO/
233 PM CDT TUE MAY 24 2016

...Flood Warning extended until Thursday morning...

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Red River near Burkburnett.

* until Thursday morning...or until the warning is cancelled.

* At  1:30 PM Tuesday the stage was 10.0 feet.

* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.

* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.

* Forecast...The Red River will briefly fall before rising again and
  cresting near 10.3 feet Wednesday evening. The Red River will fall
  below flood stage early Thursday morning.

* Impact...At 10.0 feet...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. Areas along the river
  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 1
  foot higher than nearby river banks to avoid being stranded.


&&

LAT...LON 3414 9895 3430 9895 3418 9854 3419 9805
      3406 9815 3402 9859

$$

OKC085-TXC097-250332-
/O.CON.KOUN.FL.W.0030.160525T1710Z-160528T0800Z/
/GSVT2.1.ER.160525T1710Z.160527T0600Z.160528T0200Z.NO/
233 PM CDT TUE MAY 24 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Red River near Gainesville.

* from Wednesday afternoon to late Friday night...or until the
  warning is cancelled.

* At  1:30 PM Tuesday the stage was 12.7 feet.

* Minor flooding is forecast.

* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.

* Forecast...The Red River will rise above flood stage early
  Wednesday afternoon and crest near 27.9 feet early Friday morning.
  The Red River will fall below flood stage late Friday evening.

* Impact...At 28.0 feet...Crop and range lands...pecan groves...oil
  wells...and rural roads are flooded or isolated. Low-lying
  fields...upstream in western Love County in Oklahoma...and Cooke
  County in Texas...experience overflows several hours before the
  crest reaches the Interstate Highway I-35 crossing north of
  Gainesville. Sandpit operations area affected. Livestock and other
  property should be removed to places which are at least 3 feet
  higher than nearby river banks to avoid being stranded.


&&

LAT...LON 3379 9748 3400 9748 3395 9719 3398 9704
      3380 9698 3367 9710

$$




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