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Flash Flood Warning

Statement as of 9:12 PM CST on February 23, 2018

Expires 1:30 AM EST on February 24, 2018


... The Flash Flood Warning remains in effect until 1230 am CST for
Haskell... McIntosh... Wagoner... central Pittsburg... Muskogee...
Okmulgee and Okfuskee counties...

At 908 PM CST, the media reported water rescues ongoing in Muskogee.
Additional reports of flooded roads have been received in the
vicinity of McAlester. Rainfall amounts of one half to one inch
have fallen since 6 PM across the warned area. Flash flooding is
ongoing and will worsen as light to moderate rain continues
across the area through the evening hours.

Some locations that may experience flooding include...
Muskogee... McAlester...
Okmulgee... Wagoner...
Okemah... Eufaula...
Stigler... Okfuskee...
Coweta... Henryetta...
Fort Gibson... Checotah...
Krebs... Haskell...
Warner... Morris...
Boley... Quinton...
Weleetka... Dewar...

Additional rainfall amounts of one half to one inch are possible in
the warned area.

This includes Interstate 40 in Oklahoma between mile markers 212 and
289.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

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


Lat... Lon 3564 9619 3608 9546 3607 9521 3582 9527
      3581 9513 3553 9513 3541 9498 3520 9492
      3519 9493 3503 9551 3476 9609 3505 9609
      3515 9598 3529 9598 3529 9644 3546 9644
      3545 9655 3539 9654 3540 9655 3546 9662



Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:20 PM CST on February 23, 2018

Expires 7:00 PM EST on February 24, 2018


... Flood Watch remains in effect through Saturday afternoon...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Arkansas and Oklahoma... including the following
counties... in Arkansas... Benton... Carroll... Crawford...
Franklin... Madison... Sebastian and Washington AR. In
Oklahoma... Adair... Cherokee... Choctaw... Delaware... Haskell...
Latimer... Le Flore... McIntosh... Muskogee... Ottawa...
Pittsburg... Pushmataha and Sequoyah.

* Through Saturday afternoon

* rainfall amounts of 1 to 3 inches will be common across the
watch area, with locally higher amounts possible.

* This will likely lead to flooding of some low lying areas.
Additional rainfall on top of recent rains will increase the
potential for flash flooding and also some river flooding
concerns.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts. Drainage ditches, creeks, low water crossings
and other low lying areas are prone to rises and may flood. Most
flood related deaths occur in automobiles and flooding is the
leading cause of weather related deaths.



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Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:20 PM CST on February 23, 2018

Expires 7:00 PM EST on February 24, 2018


... Flood Watch remains in effect through Saturday afternoon...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Arkansas and Oklahoma... including the following
counties... in Arkansas... Benton... Carroll... Crawford...
Franklin... Madison... Sebastian and Washington AR. In
Oklahoma... Adair... Cherokee... Choctaw... Delaware... Haskell...
Latimer... Le Flore... McIntosh... Muskogee... Ottawa...
Pittsburg... Pushmataha and Sequoyah.

* Through Saturday afternoon

* rainfall amounts of 1 to 3 inches will be common across the
watch area, with locally higher amounts possible.

* This will likely lead to flooding of some low lying areas.
Additional rainfall on top of recent rains will increase the
potential for flash flooding and also some river flooding
concerns.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts. Drainage ditches, creeks, low water crossings
and other low lying areas are prone to rises and may flood. Most
flood related deaths occur in automobiles and flooding is the
leading cause of weather related deaths.



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Mississippi - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory
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Montana - Wind Chill Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory, Winter Storm Watch , Blizzard Warning , Winter Storm Watch , Record Report
Nebraska - Winter Weather Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
Nevada - Lake Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
New Mexico - Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
New York - Areal Flood Warning , High Wind Watch , Dense Fog Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory, High Wind Watch
North Carolina - Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
North Dakota - Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Ohio - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch
Oklahoma - Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Fire Weather Watch , Record Report
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Pennsylvania - Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch, Flood Advisory
Puerto Rico - High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Hazard Statement
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Texas - Tropical Storm Warning , Storm Surge Watch, Tropical Storm Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Dense Fog Advisory , Fire Weather Watch , Special Statement
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Virginia - Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
Washington - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch, Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory, Winter Storm Watch , Winter Weather Statement , Winter Storm Warning, Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
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Wyoming - High Wind Watch , Special Statement , Record Report

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