Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Oklahoma City, OK

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WGUS84 KOUN 220140
FLSOUN
Flood Statement
National Weather Service Norman OK
840 PM CDT Tue May 21 2019

OKC011-015-017-039-220940-
/O.CON.KOUN.FL.W.0087.000000T0000Z-190524T0430Z/
/BRIO2.2.ER.190521T0830Z.190522T0030Z.190523T2230Z.NO/
840 PM CDT Tue May 21 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Canadian River near Bridgeport

* until Thursday evening...or until the warning is cancelled.

* At 7:30 PM Tuesday the stage was 16.1 feet.

* Moderate flooding is occurring.

* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.

* Forecast...The Canadian River is cresting and will begin falling
  by mid Wednesday morning. The Canadian River will fall below flood
  stage late Thursday afternoon.

* Impact...At 16.0 feet...Flooding affects croplands...pastures...
  and oil wells near the river. Flood plain fields at higher
  elevations away from the river may be cut off from easy access by
  high water in side channels. Sand dredging operations are affected.
  Upstream points in southern Blaine County may see flooding before
  the areas near Bridgeport in northern Caddo County. Downstream
  points in southwestern Canadian County are affected hours later.

&&

LAT...LON 3566 9863 3589 9863 3559 9832 3544 9793
      3526 9793 3548 9847

$$




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