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Oklahoma, Garfield

Flash Flood Warning

Statement as of 4:00 PM CDT on May 24, 2015

Expires 9:00 PM EDT on May 24, 2015


The National Weather Service in Norman has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
northeastern Kingfisher County in central Oklahoma...
Kay County in northern Oklahoma...
central Logan County in central Oklahoma...
western Payne County in central Oklahoma...
Noble County in northern Oklahoma...
Grant County in northern Oklahoma...
Garfield County in northern Oklahoma...

* until 800 PM CDT

* at 355 PM CDT... Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
heavy rain across the warned area. One to two inches of rain have
already fallen. The Garfield County emergency manager reported
many flooded roadways in Garfield County.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Enid... Stillwater... Ponca City... Guthrie... Blackwell... Perry...
Tonkawa... Medford... Perkins... Newkirk... Hennessey... Langston...
Crescent... Waukomis... Pond Creek... Garber... Lahoma... Covington...
Billings and Dover.

An additional one to two inches are possible in the warned area.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Move to higher ground now. Act quickly to protect your life.

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


Lat... Lon 3678 9675 3677 9682 3674 9683 3675 9689
      3668 9693 3670 9704 3668 9706 3659 9705
      3660 9691 3658 9689 3655 9690 3651 9703
      3594 9704 3594 9714 3588 9715 3589 9785
      3616 9810 3670 9810 3700 9744 3700 9675


Mahale


Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:09 PM 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 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 CDT 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.


Local Storm Report



05/23/2015 0517 PM

Enid, Garfield County.

Flash flood, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Several water rescues in Enid.





05/23/2015 0517 PM

Enid, Garfield County.

Flash flood, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Several water rescues in Enid.





05/23/2015 0440 PM

W Bison, Garfield County.

Flash flood, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Major flooding reported. Water Rescue in progress.





05/23/2015 0517 PM

Enid, Garfield County.

Flash flood, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Several water rescues in Enid.





05/23/2015 0517 PM

Enid, Garfield County.

Flash flood, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Several water rescues in Enid.





05/23/2015 0440 PM

W Bison, Garfield County.

Flash flood, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Major flooding reported. Water Rescue in progress.





05/23/2015 0440 PM

W Bison, Garfield County.

Flash flood, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Major flooding reported. Water Rescue in progress.



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