Flash Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK

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WGUS74 KTSA 242148
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FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
448 PM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

OKC021-035-041-061-077-091-097-101-115-121-145-250330-
/O.CON.KTSA.FF.W.0061.000000T0000Z-150525T0330Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
CHEROKEE OK-CRAIG OK-DELAWARE OK-HASKELL OK-MCINTOSH OK-MAYES OK-
MUSKOGEE OK-OTTAWA OK-PITTSBURG OK-WAGONER OK-LATIMER OK-
448 PM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR WESTERN LATIMER...
SOUTHEASTERN WAGONER...PITTSBURG...OTTAWA...MUSKOGEE...MAYES...
MCINTOSH...WEST CENTRAL HASKELL...WESTERN DELAWARE...CRAIG AND
WESTERN CHEROKEE COUNTIES UNTIL 1030 PM CDT...

AT 446 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
AREAS OF LIGHT RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. ALTHOUGH ADDITIONAL
RAINFALL AMOUNTS WILL REMAIN LIGHT...2 TO 5 INCHES OF RAIN...WITH
POCKETS OF 7 INCH AMOUNTS...HAS ALREADY FALLEN AND FLOODING OF LOW
LYING AREAS WILL LIKELY CONTINUE.

RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLASH FLOODING TO
OCCUR. SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLASH FLOODING INCLUDE...
EUFAULA...MCALESTER...MIAMI...MUSKOGEE...PRYOR...VINITA...WAGONER...
ADAIR...AFTON...ALDERSON...ARROWHEAD STATE PARK...ASHLAND...
BERNICE...BERNICE STATE PARK...BIG CABIN...BLANCO...BLOCKER...
BLUEJACKET...BOYNTON...BRAGGS...CANADIAN...CHECOTAH...CHEROKEE STATE
PARK...CHLOETA...CHOUTEAU...CLEORA...COMMERCE...COUNCIL HILL...
CROWDER AND DISNEY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE WATER COVERS THE ROAD TO
UNKNOWN DEPTHS. IT ONLY TAKES TWO FEET OF RUSHING WATER TO CARRY AWAY
MOST SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES AND PICKUPS. TAKE A DIFFERENT ROUTE TO
REACH YOUR DESTINATION OR WAIT UNTIL THE WATER RECEDES. REMEMBER...
MOST FLOOD RELATED DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES.

&&

LAT...LON 3700 9462 3459 9553 3459 9588 3468 9589
      3468 9610 3511 9605 3516 9599 3527 9599
      3538 9592 3538 9587 3555 9579 3556 9571
      3573 9572 3587 9567 3608 9544 3651 9542
      3652 9533 3659 9533 3660 9542 3699 9541

$$

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