Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK

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WGUS84 KTSA 252114
FLSTSA
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
414 PM CDT MON MAY 25 2015


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

  Poteau River near Poteau affecting Le Flore County.

OKC079-260514-
/O.CON.KTSA.FL.W.0037.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/PTAO2.3.ER.150524T1615Z.150526T1800Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
414 PM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

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

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Poteau River near Poteau.
* until further notice, or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  3:45 PM Monday, the stage was 30.43 feet.
* Flood stage is 24.0 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The Poteau River near Poteau will continue rising to
  near 31.4 feet early Tuesday afternoon then begin falling.
* Impact...At 32.0 feet, extremely severe flooding affects pasture
  lands and county roads from southeast of Poteau to the mouth of
  Brazil Creek. The access road to the Robert S Kerr airport may be
  flooded. This is a dangerous and life threatening situation.

&&

LAT...LON 3513 9468 3495 9471 3495 9461 3506 9454 3513 9456

$$




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