Issued by NWS Oklahoma City, OK
FGUS84 KOUN 242009
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORMAN OK
309 PM CDT TUE MAY 24 2016
...A crest near flood stage is forecast for the following location
along the Red River...
For the Red River near Terral...
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* The latest stage was 18.37 feet at 2 PM Tuesday.
* The Red River is forecast to crest near 21.6 feet
early Wednesday morning.
* Impact...When the Red River reaches 22.0 feet near Terral...Crop and
range lands...pecan groves and rural roads are affected. Weak
points in agricultural levees may be overtopped. Though not
flooded...some low-lying areas near the river may be isolated by
high water in side channels. Bottomlands near Charlie Texas begin
to flood several hours before the crest approaches the Terral
Oklahoma area. The flood crest reaches the Illinois bend area near
Leon Oklahoma several hours later.