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Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning

Statement as of 10:03 PM CDT on May 23, 2015


... Forecast flooding increased from minor to major severity...

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

* From Sunday morning to Tuesday evening... or until the warning is
cancelled.

* At 9:00 PM Saturday the stage was 7.6 feet.

* Major flooding is forecast.

* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.

* Forecast... the north Canadian river will rise above flood stage
late Sunday morning and crest near 19.5 feet Sunday evening. The
north Canadian river will fall below flood stage late Tuesday
afternoon.

* Impact... at 20.0 feet... very severe flooding affects agricultural
areas in eastern Oklahoma County... the southwest corner of Lincoln
County... and northwestern Pottawatomie County.



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





1003 PM CDT Sat may 23 2015

... Forecast flooding increased from minor to moderate severity...

the Flood Warning continues for
the north Canadian river at Oklahoma City.

* From late tonight to Monday evening... or until the warning is
cancelled.

* At 9:00 PM Saturday the stage was 13.4 feet.

* Moderate flooding is forecast.

* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.

* Forecast... the north Canadian river will rise above flood stage
early Sunday morning and crest near 21.7 feet mid Sunday morning.
The north Canadian river will fall below flood stage late Monday
afternoon.

* Impact... at 22.0 feet... croplands... pastures... and rural roads
east of Oklahoma City near the towns of Spencer and Jones are
inundated by significant overflow depths. Spencer is not affected
by floodwaters... while shallow flooding may reach the outskirts of
Jones.



Lat... Lon 3545 9746 3548 9747 3562 9734 3557 9722
      3554 9728 3557 9732




1003 PM CDT Sat may 23 2015

The National Weather Service in Norman has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the north Canadian river near Yukon.

* From late tonight to Sunday afternoon... or until the warning is
cancelled.

* At 9:30 PM Saturday the stage was 9.2 feet.

* Minor flooding is forecast.

* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.

* Forecast... the north Canadian river will rise above flood stage
early Sunday morning and crest near 15.0 feet mid Sunday morning.
The north Canadian river will fall below flood stage late Sunday
morning.

* Impact... at 15.0 feet... flooding or isolation of suburban home
sites and rural areas along the north Canadian River Valley
occurs... from near Banner Road to the headwaters of Lake
Overholser. The Garth Brooks Avenue crossing northwest of town is
closed by floodwaters. Low-lying rural roads are closed by flood
depths near 3 feet with dangerously swift currents.



Lat... Lon 3548 9785 3558 9785 3558 9765 3552 9765
      3551 9771




804 PM CDT Sat may 23 2015

... The Flash Flood Warning remains in effect until 1100 PM CDT for
Oklahoma County...

At 759 PM CDT... Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
heavy rain across the warned area... .where over two inches of rain
has already fallen. There have been numerous reports of high water
rescues in the Oklahoma City Metro. Dangerous flooding is occuring
across Oklahoma County!

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Oklahoma City... Edmond... Midwest City... del City... Bethany... the
Village... Warr Acres... Choctaw... Harrah... Nichols Hills... Spencer...
Jones... Nicoma Park... Luther... Arcadia... Tinker Air Force Base...
Newalla... Forest Park... Valley Brook and Lake Aluma.

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

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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.

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


Lat... Lon 3538 9767 3573 9767 3572 9715 3538 9714


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Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 2:42 PM CDT on May 23, 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 Oklahoma and northern Texas... including the
following areas... in Oklahoma... Alfalfa... Atoka... Beckham...
Blaine... Bryan... Caddo... Canadian... Carter... Cleveland...
Coal... Comanche... Cotton... Custer... Dewey... Ellis... Garfield...
   Garvin... Grady... Grant... Greer... Harmon... Harper... Hughes...
Jackson... Jefferson... Johnston... Kay... Kingfisher... Kiowa...
Lincoln... Logan... Love... major... Marshall... McClain... Murray...
   Noble... Oklahoma... Payne... Pontotoc... Pottawatomie... Roger
Mills... Seminole... Stephens... Tillman... Washita... Woods and
Woodward. In northern Texas... Archer... Baylor... Clay... Foard...
   Hardeman... Knox... Wichita and Wilbarger.

* Through Monday morning

* 2 to 6 inches of rainfall... with locally higher amounts will be
possible.

* Road closures and washouts will be likely along with the
potential for inundation of homes and businesses in the areas of
heaviest rainfall. Water may rise rapidly creating dangerous
currents that could wash away cars as well as individuals caught
in the flow.

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 1:45 AM CDT on May 23, 2015


... Record cool maximum temperature set at Wichita Falls on Friday...

The maximum temperature at Wichita Falls Friday was 61 degrees.
This breaks the old record cool maximum of 62 degrees for may
22nd. That record was set in 1943.

Temperature records for Wichita Falls date back to 1923.


Local Storm Report



05/23/2015 0809 PM

Luther, Oklahoma County.

Flash flood, reported by Fire Dept/Rescue.


            NE 206th 1/4 mile east of peebly rod... approx. 6 inches
            of rushing water over roadway.





05/23/2015 0744 PM

3 miles NNE of Lake Hefner, Oklahoma County.

Flash flood, reported by law enforcement.


            Oklahoma County sheriff reports water over Hwy
            74/Portland Ave and NW 150th street. Via twitter.





05/23/2015 0734 PM

2 miles SW of Edmond, Oklahoma County.

Flash flood, reported by law enforcement.


            Water covering intersection of W 33rd street and Kelly
            Ave. Source Edmond pd twitter.





05/23/2015 0744 PM

3 miles NNE of Lake Hefner, Oklahoma County.

Flash flood, reported by law enforcement.


            Oklahoma County sheriff reports water over Hwy
            74/Portland Ave and NW 150th street. Via twitter.





05/23/2015 0710 PM

1 miles SSE of Nichols Hill, Oklahoma County.

Flash flood, reported by public.


            Twitter report... water running out of Belle Isle canal
            and over spreading several streets near Pennsylvania
            Avenue... to classen Blvd.





05/23/2015 0710 PM

1 miles SSE of Nichols Hill, Oklahoma County.

Flash flood, reported by public.


            Twitter report... water running out of Belle Isle canal
            and over spreading several streets near Pennsylvania
            Avenue... to classen Blvd.





05/23/2015 0710 PM

WNW Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County.

Flash flood, reported by public.


            Twitter report... up to 1 foot of water covering NW 3rd
            street and Walker Ave in downtown okc.





05/23/2015 0649 PM

4 miles N of the Village, Oklahoma County.

Flash flood, reported by trained spotter.


            Penn and 150th street just south of the intersection has
            at least 9 inches of rapidly flowing water across the
            Road.





05/23/2015 0701 PM

Del City, Oklahoma County.

Flash flood, reported by Fire Dept/Rescue.


            Se 29th/se 28th and Sunnylane impassible.





05/23/2015 0702 PM

2 miles S of Nichols Hills, Oklahoma County.

Flash flood, reported by public.


            Public reports water covering parking lot and flowing
            into Penn Square mall entrances.





05/23/2015 0649 PM

4 miles N of the Village, Oklahoma County.

Flash flood, reported by trained spotter.


            Penn and 150th street just south of the intersection has
            at least 9 inches of rapidly flowing water across the
            Road.





05/23/2015 0809 PM

Luther, Oklahoma County.

Flash flood, reported by Fire Dept/Rescue.


            NE 206th 1/4 mile east of peebly rod... approx. 6 inches
            of rushing water over roadway.





05/23/2015 0809 PM

Luther, Oklahoma County.

Flash flood, reported by Fire Dept/Rescue.


            NE 206th 1/4 mile east of peebly rod... approx. 6 inches
            of rushing water over roadway.





05/23/2015 0730 PM

1 miles WSW of Nichols Hill, Oklahoma County.

Flash flood, reported by public.


            Damage to gas station awning from weight of water at NW
            63rd street and may Ave. Relayed by twitter from koco TV
            and the oklahoman.





05/23/2015 0730 PM

1 miles WSW of Nichols Hill, Oklahoma County.

Flash flood, reported by public.


            Damage to gas station awning from weight of water at NW
            63rd street and may Ave. Relayed by twitter from koco TV
            and the oklahoman.





05/23/2015 0750 PM

Luther, Oklahoma County.

Flash flood, reported by Fire Dept/Rescue.


            Choctaw Road 0.5 miles south of US Highway 66 near
            Luther... water across Road... unknown depth... roadway
            impassable.





05/23/2015 0750 PM

Luther, Oklahoma County.

Flash flood, reported by Fire Dept/Rescue.


            Choctaw Road 0.5 miles south of US Highway 66 near
            Luther... water across Road... unknown depth... roadway
            impassable.





05/23/2015 0744 PM

3 miles NNE of Lake Hefner, Oklahoma County.

Flash flood, reported by law enforcement.


            Oklahoma County sheriff reports water over Hwy
            74/Portland Ave and NW 150th street. Via twitter.





05/23/2015 0744 PM

3 miles NNE of Lake Hefner, Oklahoma County.

Flash flood, reported by law enforcement.


            Oklahoma County sheriff reports water over Hwy
            74/Portland Ave and NW 150th street. Via twitter.





05/23/2015 0734 PM

2 miles SW of Edmond, Oklahoma County.

Flash flood, reported by law enforcement.


            Water covering intersection of W 33rd street and Kelly
            Ave. Source Edmond pd twitter.





05/23/2015 0734 PM

2 miles SW of Edmond, Oklahoma County.

Flash flood, reported by law enforcement.


            Water covering intersection of W 33rd street and Kelly
            Ave. Source Edmond pd twitter.





05/23/2015 0710 PM

1 miles SSE of Nichols Hill, Oklahoma County.

Flash flood, reported by public.


            Twitter report... water running out of Belle Isle canal
            and over spreading several streets near Pennsylvania
            Avenue... to classen Blvd.





05/23/2015 0710 PM

1 miles SSE of Nichols Hill, Oklahoma County.

Flash flood, reported by public.


            Twitter report... water running out of Belle Isle canal
            and over spreading several streets near Pennsylvania
            Avenue... to classen Blvd.





05/23/2015 0710 PM

WNW Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County.

Flash flood, reported by public.


            Twitter report... up to 1 foot of water covering NW 3rd
            street and Walker Ave in downtown okc.





05/23/2015 0710 PM

WNW Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County.

Flash flood, reported by public.


            Twitter report... up to 1 foot of water covering NW 3rd
            street and Walker Ave in downtown okc.





05/23/2015 0707 PM

3 miles se of Warr Acres, Oklahoma County.

Flash flood, reported by public.


            Public reports over 1 foot of water at NW 31st and
            Portland... and water flooding Will Rogers Park. Source
            instagram





05/23/2015 0707 PM

3 miles se of Warr Acres, Oklahoma County.

Flash flood, reported by public.


            Public reports over 1 foot of water at NW 31st and
            Portland... and water flooding Will Rogers Park. Source
            instagram





05/23/2015 0707 PM

3 miles NW of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County.

Flash flood, reported by public.


            Public reports 1 to 2 feet of water covering NW 23rd
            street near Shepard mall





05/23/2015 0707 PM

3 miles NW of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County.

Flash flood, reported by public.


            Public reports 1 to 2 feet of water covering NW 23rd
            street near Shepard mall





05/23/2015 0701 PM

Del City, Oklahoma County.

Flash flood, reported by Fire Dept/Rescue.


            Se 29th/se 28th and Sunnylane impassible.





05/23/2015 0701 PM

Del City, Oklahoma County.

Flash flood, reported by Fire Dept/Rescue.


            Se 29th/se 28th and Sunnylane impassible.





05/23/2015 0702 PM

2 miles S of Nichols Hills, Oklahoma County.

Flash flood, reported by public.


            Public reports water covering parking lot and flowing
            into Penn Square mall entrances.





05/23/2015 0702 PM

2 miles S of Nichols Hills, Oklahoma County.

Flash flood, reported by public.


            Public reports water covering parking lot and flowing
            into Penn Square mall entrances.





05/23/2015 0649 PM

4 miles N of the Village, Oklahoma County.

Flash flood, reported by trained spotter.


            Penn and 150th street just south of the intersection has
            at least 9 inches of rapidly flowing water across the
            Road.





05/23/2015 0649 PM

4 miles N of the Village, Oklahoma County.

Flash flood, reported by trained spotter.


            Penn and 150th street just south of the intersection has
            at least 9 inches of rapidly flowing water across the
            Road.



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