Flash Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK

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FFSTSA

Flash Flood Statement
National Weather Service Tulsa OK
338 PM CDT FRI SEP 21 2018

OKC037-101-111-143-145-220045-
/O.CON.KTSA.FF.W.0010.000000T0000Z-180922T0045Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Creek OK-Wagoner OK-Muskogee OK-Okmulgee OK-Tulsa OK-
338 PM CDT FRI SEP 21 2018

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 745 PM CDT FOR
EASTERN CREEK...WESTERN WAGONER...NORTHWESTERN MUSKOGEE...NORTHERN
OKMULGEE AND TULSA COUNTIES...

At 332 PM CDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain continues across
the warned area. 1 to 3 inches of rain have fallen. Flash flooding
has been reported in parts of the Tulsa metropolitan area.

Some locations that may experience flooding include...
Tulsa...                          Broken Arrow...
Muskogee...                       Sand Springs...
Bixby...                          Sapulpa...
Jenks...                          Glenpool...
Coweta...                         Catoosa...
Haskell...                        Kiefer...
Beggs...                          Mounds...
Kellyville...                     Porter...
Taft...                           Jenks Riverside Airport...
Stonebluff...                     Bald Hill...

Additional rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches are possible in the
warned area.

Flooding is occurring along Little Haikey Creek at 101st Street
South in Tulsa, and at 131st and Memorial in Bixby.

This includes Interstate 44 between mile markers 198 and 231.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as
well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.

&&

LAT...LON 3616 9563 3574 9541 3573 9620 3607 9640
      3616 9601

$$


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