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FLOOD STATEMENT
Warning Issue Date: 313 AM CDT MON MAY 25 2015
Warning Expiration: 923 AM CDT MON MAY 25 2015
...Flood Warning extended until this morning...The Flood Warning
continues for
The Bird Creek near Sperry.
* until this morning, or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 3:00 AM Monday, the stage was 21.30 feet.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Forecast...The Bird Creek near Sperry will continue falling to
below flood stage by early this morning.
* Impact...At 23.0 feet, minor rural flooding occurs from Skiatook to
Turley.

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LAT...LON 3640 9605 3620 9598 3620 9590 3640 9593


FLOOD WARNING
Warning Issue Date: 1157 PM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015
Warning Expiration: 1200 PM CDT MON MAY 25 2015
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TULSA HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
CREEK COUNTY IN NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA...
NORTHWESTERN OKMULGEE COUNTY IN NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA...
NORTHWESTERN WAGONER COUNTY IN NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA...
NOWATA COUNTY IN NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA...
OKFUSKEE COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL OKLAHOMA...
OSAGE COUNTY IN NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA...
PAWNEE COUNTY IN NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA...
TULSA COUNTY IN NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA...
WASHINGTON COUNTY IN NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA...
WESTERN ROGERS COUNTY IN NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA...

* UNTIL NOON CDT MONDAY

* AT 1156 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
THAT THE HEAVY RAINFALL HAD ENDED ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. THE HEAVY
RAINS FROM THE WEEKEND HAS CAUSED AREA LAKES...SMALL CREEKS AND
STREAMS...LOW WATER CROSSINGS AS WELL AS THE MAJOR RIVERS TO FLOOD.
THIS FLOODING WILL LIKELY CONTINUE THROUGH TONIGHT AND INTO
MONDAY...IF NOT LONGER.

AREA LAKES ARE NEAR OR SLIGHTLY 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. RUNOFF FROM THIS
EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING TO OCCUR.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT COULD EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
BARTLESVILLE...BRISTOW...BROKEN ARROW...CLAREMORE...NOWATA...
OKEMAH...OKMULGEE...PAWHUSKA...PAWNEE...SAND SPRINGS...TULSA...
AVANT...BARNSDALL...BARTLESVILLE MUNICIPAL AIRPORT...BEARDEN...
BEGGS...BIGHEART...BIXBY...BLACKBURN...BOLEY...BURBANK...CASTLE...
CATOOSA...CLEARVIEW...CLEVELAND...COLLINSVILLE...COPAN...
DELAWARE...DEPEW AND DEWEY.

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.

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. IF FLASH FLOODING IS OBSERVED ACT QUICKLY. DO
NOT ENTER THE WATER. TURN AROUND AND MOVE UP TO HIGHER GROUND TO
ESCAPE FLOOD WATERS. DO NOT STAY IN AREAS SUBJECT TO FLOODING WHEN
WATER BEGINS RISING.

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LAT...LON 3700 9541 3700 9540 3592 9575 3529 9616
3528 9643 3545 9645 3545 9655 3539 9654
3540 9663 3615 9663 3615 9682 3624 9682
3624 9692 3633 9704 3651 9704 3658 9690
3659 9705 3668 9707 3679 9676 3701 9675









Tornado Watch in Effect for OK,TX
WW 208 TORNADO OK TX 250125Z - 250600Z
WW 0208 Image

URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
TORNADO WATCH NUMBER 208
NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
825 PM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

THE NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER HAS ISSUED A

* TORNADO WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF 
  THE OKLAHOMA PANHANDLE AND NORTHWEST OKLAHOMA
  THE NORTHEAST TEXAS PANHANDLE

* EFFECTIVE THIS SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY MORNING FROM 825 PM
  UNTIL 100 AM CDT.

* PRIMARY THREATS INCLUDE...
  A COUPLE TORNADOES POSSIBLE
  ISOLATED DAMAGING WIND GUSTS TO 70 MPH POSSIBLE
  ISOLATED LARGE HAIL EVENTS TO 1.5 INCHES IN DIAMETER POSSIBLE

SUMMARY...WIDELY SCATTERED SUPERCELLS WITH A RISK FOR HAIL AND A
COUPLE TORNADOES WILL AFFECT WATCH AREA THROUGH EARLY MONDAY.

THE TORNADO WATCH AREA IS APPROXIMATELY ALONG AND 60 STATUTE
MILES EAST AND WEST OF A LINE FROM 65 MILES NORTHWEST OF GAGE
OKLAHOMA TO 20 MILES SOUTHWEST OF GAGE OKLAHOMA.  FOR A COMPLETE
DEPICTION OF THE WATCH SEE THE ASSOCIATED WATCH OUTLINE UPDATE
(WOUS64 KWNS WOU8).

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

REMEMBER...A TORNADO WATCH MEANS CONDITIONS ARE FAVORABLE FOR
TORNADOES AND SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS IN AND CLOSE TO THE WATCH
AREA. PERSONS IN THESE AREAS SHOULD BE ON THE LOOKOUT FOR
THREATENING WEATHER CONDITIONS AND LISTEN FOR LATER STATEMENTS
AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS.

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OTHER WATCH INFORMATION...CONTINUE...WW 205...WW 206...WW 207...

AVIATION...TORNADOES AND A FEW SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WITH HAIL
SURFACE AND ALOFT TO 1.5 INCHES. EXTREME TURBULENCE AND SURFACE
WIND GUSTS TO 60 KNOTS. A FEW CUMULONIMBI WITH MAXIMUM TOPS TO
500. MEAN STORM MOTION VECTOR 22025.


...CORFIDI

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