River Statement
Issued by NWS Oklahoma City, OK

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HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORMAN OK
802 PM CDT WED JUL 30 2014

...A CREST BELOW FLOOD STAGE IS FORECAST FOR THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS
ALONG THE CIMARRON RIVER...

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802 PM CDT WED JUL 30 2014

  FOR THE CIMARRON RIVER NEAR BUFFALO...

* FLOOD STAGE IS 6.0 FEET.

* THE LATEST STAGE WAS  4.8 FEET AT 7 PM WEDNESDAY.

* THE CIMARRON RIVER IS FORECAST TO CREST NEAR  5.3 FEET
  EARLY SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

* IMPACT...WHEN THE CIMARRON RIVER REACHES  6 FEET NEAR BUFFALO...
  SHALLOW FLOODING AFFECTS CROPLANDS...PASTURES...AND OTHER
  LOW-LYING AREAS NEAR THE RIVER. AREAS AFFECTED EXTEND FROM NEAR THE
  OKLAHOMA-KANSAS STATE LINE...DOWNSTREAM TO NEAR FREEDOM. CATTLE
  AND OTHER PROPERTY SHOULD BE RELOCATED TO PLACES WHICH ARE HIGHER
  THAN NEARBY RIVER BANKS...TO AVOID BEING ISOLATED FOR SEVERAL
  HOURS BY WATER IN SIDE CHANNELS.

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