Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Oklahoma City, OK

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WGUS84 KOUN 201830

Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Norman OK
1230 PM CST TUE FEB 20 2018

Johnston OK-Coal OK-Pontotoc OK-Atoka OK-Hughes OK-
1230 PM CST TUE FEB 20 2018

The National Weather Service in Norman has issued a

* Flood Advisory for...
  Johnston County in southeastern Oklahoma...
  Coal County in southeastern Oklahoma...
  Southeastern Pontotoc County in east central Oklahoma...
  Western Atoka County in southeastern Oklahoma...
  Southeastern Hughes County in southeastern Oklahoma...

* Until 430 PM CST

* At 1229 PM CST, Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated
  heavy rain which will cause minor flooding in the advisory area. Up
  to two inches of rain have already fallen.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Atoka, Tishomingo, Coalgate, Ravia, Wapanucka, Stringtown, Lehigh,
  Tupelo, Milburn, Tushka, Stuart, Bromide, Gerty, Centrahoma,
  Clarita, Olney, Fillmore, Reagan, Connerville and Pontotoc.

Additional rainfall of one inch is expected over the area. This
additional rain will result in minor flooding.


Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying
spots. Turn around, don`t drown.

LAT...LON 3415 9643 3416 9645 3414 9645 3413 9648
      3424 9692 3503 9609 3468 9609 3468 9604
      3437 9600



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