Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK

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FLWTSA

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
727 AM CDT TUE SEP 2 2014

OKC035-105-115-021730-
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CRAIG OK-NOWATA OK-OTTAWA OK-
727 AM CDT TUE SEP 2 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TULSA HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  NORTHEASTERN NOWATA COUNTY IN NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA...
  NORTHERN CRAIG COUNTY IN NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA...
  NORTHERN OTTAWA COUNTY IN NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA...

* UNTIL 1230 PM CDT

* AT 726 AM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  AREAS OF LIGHT RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. ALTHOUGH ADDITIONAL
  RAINFALL AMOUNTS WILL REMAIN LIGHT...4 TO 5 INCHES OF RAIN HAS
  ALREADY FALLEN AND FLOODING OF LOW LYING AREAS WILL LIKELY
  CONTINUE.

* RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING TO OCCUR.
  SOME LOCATIONS THAT COULD EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...COMMERCE...
  PICHER...QUAPAW AND SOUTH COFFEYVILLE.

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.

TO REPORT FLOODING...HAVE THE NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY RELAY
YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST OFFICE IN TULSA.

&&

LAT...LON 3699 9461 3689 9461 3689 9569 3700 9568
      3700 9462

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