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Flood Warning

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
831 PM CDT MON JUN 1 2015


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

  Poteau River near Panama affecting Le Flore County.

OKC079-020931-
/O.EXT.KTSA.FL.W.0022.000000T0000Z-150604T0707Z/
/PANO2.3.ER.150520T1222Z.150527T0745Z.150604T0107Z.NO/
831 PM CDT MON JUN 1 2015

...Flood Warning extended until late Wednesday night...
The Flood Warning continues for
  The Poteau River near Panama.
* until late Wednesday night, or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  7:00 PM Monday, the stage was estimated at 35.00 feet.
* Flood stage is 29.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring but the river is falling.
* Forecast...The Poteau River near Panama will continue falling to
  below flood stage by Wednesday evening.
* Impact...At 35.0 feet, moderate flooding of agricultural lands occur
  from Panama to Arkoma. Some local and county roads in the
  floodplain become impassable.

&&

LAT...LON 3521 9470 3504 9462 3523 9442 3540 9439 3540 9449

$$




Flood Warning

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
830 PM CDT MON JUN 1 2015


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

  Poteau River near Poteau affecting Le Flore County.

OKC079-020930-
/O.CON.KTSA.FL.W.0037.000000T0000Z-150602T1549Z/
/PTAO2.3.ER.150524T1615Z.150526T2030Z.150602T0949Z.NO/
830 PM CDT MON JUN 1 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Poteau River near Poteau.
* until Tuesday morning, or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  8:00 PM Monday, the stage was 25.65 feet.
* Flood stage is 24.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring but the river is falling.
* Forecast...The Poteau River near Poteau will continue falling to
  below flood stage by early Tuesday morning.
* Impact...At 26.0 feet, moderate valley flooding affects croplands
  and farm roads from southeast of Poteau to the mouth of Brazil
  Creek.

&&

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

$$





Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
502 PM CDT MON JUN 1 2015

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-021030-
ADAIR OK-BENTON AR-CARROLL AR-CHEROKEE OK-CHOCTAW OK-CRAIG OK-
CRAWFORD AR-CREEK OK-DELAWARE OK-FRANKLIN AR-HASKELL OK-LATIMER OK-
LE FLORE OK-MADISON AR-MAYES OK-MCINTOSH OK-MUSKOGEE OK-NOWATA OK-
OKFUSKEE OK-OKMULGEE OK-OSAGE OK-OTTAWA OK-PAWNEE OK-PITTSBURG OK-
PUSHMATAHA OK-ROGERS OK-SEBASTIAN AR-SEQUOYAH OK-TULSA OK-WAGONER OK-
WASHINGTON OK-WASHINGTON AR-
502 PM CDT MON JUN 1 2015

THIS OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHWEST AND WEST CENTRAL ARKANSAS AS WELL AS
MUCH OF EASTERN OKLAHOMA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED.

SPOTTER AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT ACTION STATEMENT...
SPOTTER ACTIVATION NOT EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.
TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY...NO HAZARDS.
THURSDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL.
SUNDAY...NO HAZARDS.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
A SLOW MOVING COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE OKLAHOMA KANSAS
BORDER BY LATE WEEK AND GRADUALLY PUSH SOUTHWARD INTO
NEXT WEEKEND.  THIS BOUNDARY WILL SERVE AS A FOCUS FOR THE
NEXT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.

WWW.SRH.NOAA.GOV/TULSA CONTAINS ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.

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Flood Warning

FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
659 AM CDT MON JUN 1 2015

ARC007-015-033-047-087-131-143-OKC001-021-023-035-041-061-077-079-
091-097-101-105-107-111-115-121-127-131-135-143-145-021400-
/O.EXT.KTSA.FA.W.0028.000000T0000Z-150602T1400Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
BENTON AR-CARROLL AR-CRAWFORD AR-FRANKLIN AR-MADISON AR-SEBASTIAN AR-
WASHINGTON AR-CHEROKEE OK-CHOCTAW OK-CRAIG OK-DELAWARE OK-HASKELL OK-
LE FLORE OK-MCINTOSH OK-MAYES OK-MUSKOGEE OK-NOWATA OK-OKFUSKEE OK-
OKMULGEE OK-OTTAWA OK-PITTSBURG OK-PUSHMATAHA OK-ROGERS OK-
SEQUOYAH OK-TULSA OK-WAGONER OK-LATIMER OK-ADAIR OK-
659 AM CDT MON JUN 1 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TULSA HAS EXTENDED THE

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  ADAIR COUNTY IN NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA...
  BENTON COUNTY IN NORTHWEST ARKANSAS...
  CARROLL COUNTY IN NORTHWEST ARKANSAS...
  CHEROKEE COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL OKLAHOMA...
  CHOCTAW COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA...
  CRAIG COUNTY IN NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA...
  CRAWFORD COUNTY IN NORTHWEST ARKANSAS...
  DELAWARE COUNTY IN NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA...
  EASTERN OKFUSKEE COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL OKLAHOMA...
  EASTERN TULSA COUNTY IN NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA...
  FRANKLIN COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL ARKANSAS...
  HASKELL COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA...
  LATIMER COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA...
  LE FLORE COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA...
  MADISON COUNTY IN NORTHWEST ARKANSAS...
  MAYES COUNTY IN NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA...
  MCINTOSH COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA...
  MUSKOGEE COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL OKLAHOMA...
  NOWATA COUNTY IN NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA...
  OKMULGEE COUNTY IN NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA...
  OTTAWA COUNTY IN NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA...
  PITTSBURG COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA...
  PUSHMATAHA COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA...
  ROGERS COUNTY IN NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA...
  SEBASTIAN COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL ARKANSAS...
  SEQUOYAH COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL OKLAHOMA...
  WAGONER COUNTY IN NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA...
  WASHINGTON COUNTY IN NORTHWEST ARKANSAS...

* UNTIL 900 AM CDT TUESDAY

* THE HEAVY RAINFALL FROM THE PAST WEEK HAS CAUSED AREA
LAKES...SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS...LOW WATER CROSSINGS AND LOW LYING
AREAS AS WELL AS THE MAIN STEM RIVERS TO FLOOD. THIS FLOODING WILL
LIKELY CONTINUE FOR MUCH OF THIS WEEK. AREA LAKES ARE NEAR OR OVER
FULL CAPACITY. HIGH RELEASES ARE REQUIRED AND THIS MAY FLOOD THE
DOWNSTREAM RIVER. ALSO...TRIBUTARIES THAT FEED INTO THESE RESERVOIRS
WILL ALSO BACK UP AND FLOOD UNTIL LAKE LEVELS GET UNDER CONTROL.
ROADS NEAR THE LAKES AND MAIN STEM RIVERS MAY BE UNDER WATER DUE TO
FLOODING...ESPECIALLY NEAR LAKES EUFAULA...WISTER...SARDIS AND HUGO.

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.

LOW WATER CROSSINGS IN HILLY TERRAIN ARE ESPECIALLY DANGEROUS IN
HEAVY RAIN. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND
ALTERNATE ROUTES. IT ONLY TAKES A FEW INCHES OF SWIFTLY FLOWING WATER
TO CARRY VEHICLES AWAY.

&&

LAT...LON 3394 9594 3459 9568 3471 9610 3528 9599
      3529 9641 3644 9580 3700 9579 3701 9462
      3651 9461 3649 9329 3612 9329 3612 9347
      3577 9351 3576 9369 3538 9370 3492 9444
      3450 9447 3450 9504 3394 9515 3386 9539

$$

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