Lincoln Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Areal Flood Warning
Statement as of 05:49 PM CDT die 24o May, anno 2015

The National Weather Service in Norman has extended the

* Flood Warning for...
McClain County in central Oklahoma...
southern Caddo County in southwestern Oklahoma...
Comanche County in southwestern Oklahoma...
southeastern Oklahoma County in central Oklahoma...
southern Lincoln County in central Oklahoma...
northeastern Tillman County in southwestern Oklahoma...
Pottawatomie County in central Oklahoma...
northwestern Garvin County in southern Oklahoma...
southeastern Kiowa County in southwestern Oklahoma...
Grady County in central Oklahoma...
northwestern Stephens County in southern Oklahoma...
Cleveland County in central Oklahoma...

* until 600 am CDT Monday

* excessive runoff from 4 to 8 inches of rainfall Saturday evening
and night... will keep many streams... creeks and rivers in or near
flood through early Monday morning.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Norman... Lawton... Shawnee... Chickasha... Stella... Anadarko...
Tecumseh... Purcell... Newcastle... Noble... Marlow... Slaughterville...
Lindsay... Blanchard... Cache... Lexington... Apache... Maysville... Rush
Springs... Elgin... Goldsby... Cyril... pink... Fletcher... Ninnekah...
Sterling... Wayne... Verden... Paoli and Alex.

Little if any additional rainfall is expected Sunday night and
evening. More rain is possible on Monday.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Most flood deaths occur in automobiles. Never drive your vehicle into
areas where the water covers the roadway. Flood waters are usually
deeper than they appear.

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.




Lat... Lon 3547 9676 3521 9693 3485 9694 3469 9788
      3453 9815 3446 9890 3493 9893 3522 9801
      3538 9716 3546 9700



546 PM CDT sun may 24 2015

The National Weather Service in Norman has extended the

* Flood Warning for...
Kingfisher County in central Oklahoma...
Blaine County in northwestern Oklahoma...
eastern Washita County in western Oklahoma...
Caddo County in southwestern Oklahoma...
Payne County in central Oklahoma...
Canadian County in central Oklahoma...
northwestern Pottawatomie County in central Oklahoma...
northwestern McClain County in central Oklahoma...
Logan County in central Oklahoma...
Oklahoma County in central Oklahoma...
Lincoln County in central Oklahoma...
southern Noble County in northern Oklahoma...
southeastern Dewey County in northwestern Oklahoma...
eastern Custer County in western Oklahoma...
northeastern Kiowa County in southwestern Oklahoma...
northern Grady County in central Oklahoma...
northwestern Cleveland County in central Oklahoma...

* until 600 am CDT Monday

* at 538 PM CDT... widespread three to five inches has caused
excessive runoff... which has resulted in moderate to major river
flooding. Tributaries and creeks going into these rivers are also
likely experiencing flooding conditions. Some secondary roads may
also be experiencing flooding.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Oklahoma City... Edmond... Midwest City... Moore... Stillwater... del
City... El Reno... Guthrie... Weatherford... Kingfisher... Yukon...
Bethany... Concho... Mustang... the Village... Warr Acres... Choctaw...
Cushing... Harrah... Watonga... Tuttle... Nichols Hills... Spencer...
Piedmont... McLoud... Chandler... Stroud... Jones... Nicoma Park and
Perkins.


Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

Turn around... dont drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles..


Lat... Lon 3616 9682 3616 9662 3570 9663 3546 9677
      3547 9697 3538 9715 3521 9802 3493 9890
      3581 9890 3616 9819 3616 9713 3624 9713
      3624 9682


Mahale


346 PM CDT sun may 24 2015

... Flood Warning extended until Thursday morning...

the Flood Warning continues for
the north Canadian river near Harrah.

* Until Thursday morning... or until the warning is cancelled.

* At 3:00 PM Sunday the stage was 16.5 feet.

* Moderate flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.

* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.

* Forecast... the north Canadian river will continue rising and crest
near 18.0 feet mid Monday morning. The north Canadian river will
fall below flood stage early Thursday morning.

* Impact... at 18.0 feet... significant flooding affects agricultural
areas and rural roads in eastern Oklahoma County... the southwest
corner of Lincoln County... and northwestern Pottawatomie County.



Lat... Lon 3554 9728 3557 9722 3541 9701 3538 9706




1244 PM CDT sun may 24 2015

The National Weather Service in Norman has extended the

* Flood Warning for...
eastern McClain County in central Oklahoma...
Johnston County in southeastern Oklahoma...
Seminole County in east central Oklahoma...
eastern Murray County in southern Oklahoma...
southeastern Lincoln County in central Oklahoma...
Hughes County in southeastern Oklahoma...
Pontotoc County in east central Oklahoma...
central Pottawatomie County in central Oklahoma...
Atoka County in southeastern Oklahoma...
northeastern Garvin County in southern Oklahoma...
north central Marshall County in southeastern Oklahoma...
Coal County in southeastern Oklahoma...

* until 700 PM CDT Sunday

* at 1242 PM CDT... flooding was occurring from heavy rainfall last
night. Doppler radar indicated additional showers and
thunderstorms are developing across central and southern
Oklahoma... which will further exacerbate the flooding this
afternoon.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Ada... Seminole... Holdenville... Wewoka... Tishomingo... Atoka...
Prague... Coalgate... Konawa... Wetumka... Maud... Byng... Allen...
Roff... Earlsboro... Mannsville... Stonewall... Ravia... Dustin...
Wapanucka... Asher... Tupelo... Bowlegs... Stringtown... Tushka... Mill
Creek... Francis... Lehigh... Milburn and Calvin.

Additional rainfall amounts of one to two inches are possible in the
warned area.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or has been
reported. Stream rises will be slow and flash flooding is not
expected. However... all interested parties should take necessary
precautions immediately.

Do not underestimate the power of flood waters. Only a few inches of
rapidly flowing water can quickly carry away your vehicle.


Lat... Lon 3451 9578 3416 9578 3417 9692 3516 9695
      3570 9662 3540 9662 3539 9654 3544 9657
      3543 9649 3546 9648 3545 9644 3529 9644
      3529 9598 3515 9598 3505 9609 3468 9609
      3468 9589 3459 9588 3459 9567 3451 9567


Mahale


Flash Flood Watch
Statement as of 03:09 PM CDT die 24o May, anno 2015

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

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Oklahoma and northern Texas... including the
following areas... in Oklahoma... Atoka... Blaine... Bryan...
Caddo... Canadian... Carter... Cleveland... Coal... Comanche...
Cotton... Custer... Garfield... Garvin... Grady... Hughes...
Jefferson... Johnston... Kay... Kingfisher... Kiowa... Lincoln...
Logan... Love... Marshall... McClain... Murray... Noble...
Oklahoma... Payne... Pontotoc... Pottawatomie... Seminole...
Stephens and Washita. In northern Texas... Clay.

* Through Monday morning

* some light to moderate rain will be possible this evening. With
the saturated soils across the area... any rain that does occur
could lead to flash flooding.


Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Monitor weather forecasts and information. Avoid travel in
flooded areas... and make plans to get to higher ground if
flooding develops or worsens in your area.





Record Report
Statement as of 8:40 am CST on May 24, 2015

... New record monthly rainfall set at Oklahoma City...

The official measured rainfall on Saturday at Will Rogers World
Airport in Oklahoma City was 3.73 inches. This brings the monthly
total for may to 18.19 inches. This breaks the may record of
14.52 inches, set in 2013. The 18.19 inches total also breaks
the record for any month on record. That record was 14.66 inches,
set in June 1989. The official monthly will be updated at
the end of the month.


Precipitation records for Oklahoma City date back to 1890.


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