Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK

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WGUS84 KTSA 220659
FLSTSA

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
159 AM CDT WED JUL 22 2015

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BENTON AR-WASHINGTON AR-WAGONER OK-MUSKOGEE OK-CHEROKEE OK-
SEQUOYAH OK-OKMULGEE OK-ADAIR OK-MCINTOSH OK-
159 AM CDT WED JUL 22 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TULSA HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTHWESTERN BENTON COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN ARKANSAS...
  WEST CENTRAL WASHINGTON COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN ARKANSAS...
  SOUTHEASTERN WAGONER COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN OKLAHOMA...
  MUSKOGEE COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL OKLAHOMA...
  CHEROKEE COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL OKLAHOMA...
  NORTHERN SEQUOYAH COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL OKLAHOMA...
  OKMULGEE COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN OKLAHOMA...
  ADAIR COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN OKLAHOMA...
  NORTHERN MCINTOSH COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN OKLAHOMA...

* UNTIL 600 AM CDT

* AT 157 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN
  THE ADVISORY AREA. ONE TO THREE INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  MUSKOGEE...TAHLEQUAH...OKMULGEE...STILWELL...HENRYETTA...FORT
  GIBSON...CHECOTAH...HASKELL...WARNER...WESTVILLE...MORRIS...
  BEGGS...GORE...DEWAR...OKAY...WEBBERS FALLS...HULBERT...PORTER...
  SCHULTER AND OKTAHA.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF ONE TO THREE INCHES IS EXPECTED OVER THE
AREA. THIS ADDITIONAL RAIN WILL MAKE MINOR FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE PONDING OF WATER IN
URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER
POOR DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL
ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...AS WELL AS FARM AND COUNTRY ROADS. DO NOT
ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

&&

LAT...LON 3612 9454 3557 9449 3541 9608 3574 9609

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