Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK

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WGUS84 KTSA 281313
FLSTSA
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
813 AM CDT THU MAY 28 2015


...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Oklahoma...

  Kiamichi River near Antlers affecting Pushmataha County.

  Red River at Arthur City affecting Choctaw County.

OKC023-282113-
/O.CON.KTSA.FL.W.0025.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/ARCT2.3.ER.150522T1504Z.150528T0300Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
813 AM CDT THU MAY 28 2015

...This is a dangerous and life threatening situation...

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Red River at Arthur City.
* until further notice.
* At  7:00 AM Thursday, the stage was 35.17 feet.
* Flood stage is 27.0 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring but the river is steady.
* Forecast...The Red River at Arthur City will remain nearly
  steady between 35.1 and 34.7 through Saturday. The river will
  then remain above 33.7 feet through Tuesday morning.
* Impact...At 35.0 feet, expect severe flooding of crop and
  pastureland between the mouth of Blue River and Pecan Point. Some
  farm homes and barns become flooded or surrounded by high water.
  This is an extremely dangerous and life threatening situation.

&&

LAT...LON 3396 9584 3383 9577 3384 9526 3397 9510 3399 9545

$$

OKC127-282113-
/O.EXT.KTSA.FL.W.0020.000000T0000Z-150529T0723Z/
/ANTO2.2.ER.150520T1301Z.150526T1630Z.150529T0123Z.NO/
813 AM CDT THU MAY 28 2015

...Flood Warning extended until late tonight...
The Flood Warning continues for
  The Kiamichi River near Antlers.
* until late tonight, or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  7:30 AM Thursday, the stage was 28.34 feet.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring but the river is falling.
* Forecast...The Kiamichi River near Antlers will continue falling to
  below flood stage this evening.
* Impact...At 29.0 feet, moderate flooding occurs along the west bank
  of the Kiamichi River near Moyers. Some permanent buildings on the
  campgrounds become isolated. At 27.0 feet, minor flooding occurs along
  the west bank of the Kiamichi River near Moyers. Campers should remain
  on higher ground.

&&

LAT...LON 3441 9569 3424 9569 3419 9558 3417 9543 3442 9550

$$




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