Flash Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK

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WGUS74 KTSA 240312
FFSTSA

Flash Flood Statement
National Weather Service Tulsa OK
912 PM CST FRI FEB 23 2018

OKC061-091-101-107-111-121-145-240630-
/O.CON.KTSA.FF.W.0001.000000T0000Z-180224T0630Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Haskell OK-McIntosh OK-Wagoner OK-Pittsburg OK-Muskogee OK-
Okmulgee OK-Okfuskee OK-
912 PM CST FRI FEB 23 2018

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1230 AM CST FOR
HASKELL...MCINTOSH...WAGONER...CENTRAL PITTSBURG...MUSKOGEE...
OKMULGEE AND OKFUSKEE COUNTIES...

At 908 PM CST, the media reported water rescues ongoing in Muskogee.
Additional reports of flooded roads have been received in the
vicinity of McAlester.  Rainfall amounts of one half to one inch
have fallen since 6 PM across the warned area. Flash flooding is
ongoing and will worsen as light to moderate rain continues
across the area through the evening hours.

Some locations that may experience flooding include...
Muskogee...                       Mcalester...
Okmulgee...                       Wagoner...
Okemah...                         Eufaula...
Stigler...                        Okfuskee...
Coweta...                         Henryetta...
Fort Gibson...                    Checotah...
Krebs...                          Haskell...
Warner...                         Morris...
Boley...                          Quinton...
Weleetka...                       Dewar...

Additional rainfall amounts of one half to one inch are possible in
the warned area.

This includes Interstate 40 in Oklahoma between mile markers 212 and
289.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

&&

LAT...LON 3564 9619 3608 9546 3607 9521 3582 9527
      3581 9513 3553 9513 3541 9498 3520 9492
      3519 9493 3503 9551 3476 9609 3505 9609
      3515 9598 3529 9598 3529 9644 3546 9644
      3545 9655 3539 9654 3540 9655 3546 9662

$$



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