Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK

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WGUS84 KTSA 300228
FLSTSA
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
928 PM CDT FRI MAY 29 2015


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

  Red River at Arthur City affecting Choctaw County.

OKC023-301028-
/O.CON.KTSA.FL.W.0025.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/ARCT2.3.ER.150522T1504Z.150531T1800Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
928 PM CDT FRI MAY 29 2015

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

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Red River at Arthur City.
* until further notice, or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  8:00 PM Friday, the stage was 35.32 feet.
* Flood stage is 27.0 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The Red River at Arthur City will continue rising to
  near 37.0 feet early Sunday afternoon then begin falling.
* Impact...At 37.0 feet, expect very severe flooding of pastureland
  between the mouth of Blue River and Pecan Point. Numerous farm
  homes and buildings become flooded or surrounded by high water. For
  comparison purposes, the stage during the flood of May 4, 1990 was
  about 2 feet higher. This is an extremely dangerous and life
  threatening situation.

&&

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

$$



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