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Flash Flood Warning

Statement as of 1:12 PM CDT on May 24, 2015

Expires 5:31 PM EDT on May 27, 2015


The National Weather Service in Tulsa has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
east central Pittsburg County in southeast Oklahoma...
eastern Cherokee County in east central Oklahoma...
eastern Delaware County in northeast Oklahoma...
northwestern Sequoyah County in east central Oklahoma...
southeastern Muskogee County in east central Oklahoma...
southeastern Ottawa County in northeast Oklahoma...
western Haskell County in southeast Oklahoma...
western Latimer County in southeast Oklahoma...

* until 1100 PM CDT

* at 109 PM CDT... National Weather Service Doppler radar showed a
large area of thunderstorms moving north into eastern
Oklahoma. Several inches of rain has fallen over the past 24
hours... with another one to three inches possible through the
afternoon hours. With the ground already saturated... flash
flooding is likely to occur. While precipitation may taper off in
some areas during the warning period... it will take some time for
any high water to runoff.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Tahlequah... Jay... Webbers Falls...
Briartown... Higgins... scraper...
Gore... Whitefield... Grove...
Kansas... Twin Oaks... Leach...
Oaks... Lewisville...

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams... highways and underpasses. Additionally...
country roads and farmlands along the banks of creeks... streams and
other low lying areas are subject to flooding.


Lat... Lon 3699 9463 3651 9462 3547 9505 3467 9552
      3480 9551 3550 9519




1126 am CDT sun may 24 2015

The National Weather Service in Tulsa has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
Craig County in northeast Oklahoma...
Mayes County in northeast Oklahoma...
McIntosh County in southeast Oklahoma...
Muskogee County in east central Oklahoma...
Ottawa County in northeast Oklahoma...
Pittsburg County in southeast Oklahoma...
southeastern Wagoner County in northeast Oklahoma...
west central Haskell County in southeast Oklahoma...
western Cherokee County in east central Oklahoma...
western Delaware County in northeast Oklahoma...
western Latimer County in southeast Oklahoma...

* until 1030 PM CDT Sunday

* at 1122 am CDT... National Weather Service Doppler radar showed a
large area of thunderstorms moving north into eastern Oklahoma.
Several inches of rain has fallen over the past 24 hours... with
another one to three inches possible through the afternoon hours.
With the ground already saturated... flash flooding is likely to
occur. While precipitation may taper off in some areas during the
warning period... it will take some time for any high water to
runoff.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Muskogee... McAlester... Eufaula...
Pryor... Vinita... Wagoner...
Miami... Haskell... Fort Gibson...
Taft... Braggs... Boynton...
Keefeton... Oktaha... Warner...
Porum... Council Hill... Canadian...

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams... highways and underpasses. Additionally...
country roads and farmlands along the banks of creeks... streams and
other low lying areas are subject to flooding.


Lat... Lon 3700 9462 3459 9553 3459 9588 3468 9589
      3468 9610 3511 9605 3516 9599 3527 9599
      3538 9592 3538 9587 3555 9579 3556 9571
      3573 9572 3587 9567 3608 9544 3651 9542
      3652 9533 3659 9533 3660 9542 3699 9541




942 am CDT sun may 24 2015

The National Weather Service in Norman has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Spring River near Quapaw
* from late tonight to Wednesday afternoon, or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 9:00 am Sunday, the stage was 15.06 feet.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the Spring River near Quapaw is expected to rise above
flood stage early Monday morning and continue to rise to near 23.8
feet by Monday evening. The river is expected to fall below flood
stage late Wednesday morning.
* Impact... at 24.0 feet, park and recreational areas downstream from
the gage site experience moderate flooding.


Lat... Lon 3695 9481 3682 9481 3682 9469 3695 9469





942 am CDT sun may 24 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
the Neosho river near Commerce
* until further notice, or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 9:30 am Sunday, the stage was 16.82 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the Neosho river near Commerce will continue rising to
near 22.0 feet mid Tuesday morning then begin falling.
* Impact... at 22.0 feet, widespread flooding occurs along the Neosho
river. Riverview Park becomes inundated and access roads to the
Ottawa County Fairgrounds will be closed.


Lat... Lon 3700 9510 3681 9488 3689 9478 3700 9491





Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 5:07 AM CDT on May 24, 2015

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on May 25, 2015


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Monday morning...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Arkansas and Oklahoma... including the following
areas... in Arkansas... Benton... Carroll... Crawford... Franklin...
   Madison... Sebastian and Washington. In Oklahoma... Adair...
Cherokee... Choctaw... Craig... creek... Delaware... Haskell...
Latimer... Le Flore... Mayes... McIntosh... Muskogee... Nowata...
Okfuskee... Okmulgee... Osage... Ottawa... Pawnee... Pittsburg...
Pushmataha... Rogers... Sequoyah... Tulsa... Wagoner and
Washington.

* Through Monday morning

* showers and thunderstorms will we widespread across all of
eastern Oklahoma and west central and northwest Arkansas today.
The heavy rain will continue begin to taper off tonight.

* Additional rainfall totals of 2 to 3 inches will be common
through tonight. Local amounts during the day into the evening
hours could reach 5 or 6 inches.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Life threatening flooding can develop rapidly with these rainfall
amounts... especially near area rivers and lakes. Be prepared to
heed flood warnings and act quickly.

If you are in the watch area... keep informed... and be ready for
quick action if flash flooding is observed or if a warning is
issued. Have a means of receiving any warnings issued such
as a weather radio.

If you live near... or travel across a stream... creek or river
subject to flooding... now is the time to prepare for dangerous
flooding.




Local Storm Report



05/24/2015 1258 am

Miami, Ottawa County.

Flash flood, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Some streets impassable



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