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Areal Flood Warning

Statement as of 3:25 PM CDT on May 25, 2016

Expires 5:00 PM EDT on May 26, 2016


The National Weather Service in Tulsa has extended the

* Flood Warning for...
west central Benton County in northwestern Arkansas...
Mayes County in northeastern Oklahoma...
southeastern Rogers County in northeastern Oklahoma...
Delaware County in northeastern Oklahoma...
northern Cherokee County in east central Oklahoma...
central Wagoner County in northeastern Oklahoma...
northwestern Adair County in northeastern Oklahoma...

* until 400 PM CDT Thursday

* at 322 PM CDT... Doppler radar and Oklahoma mesonet observations
indicated that between 2.5 and 4 inches of rain fell since
midnight last night across the warned area. The heavy rain has
caused many Road closures... especially in Mayes County where
several roads remain closed.

* Some locations that may experience flooding include...
Broken Arrow... Tahlequah...
Siloam Springs... Wagoner...
Jay... Pryor...
Coweta... Pryor creek...
Gentry... Chouteau...
Inola... Decatur...
Locust Grove... Salina...
West Siloam Springs... Langley...
Colcord... Kansas...
Adair... Hulbert...

This includes Interstate 44 between mile markers 259 and 270.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.


Lat... Lon 3630 9443 3586 9479 3592 9540 3589 9565
      3609 9568 3616 9555 3648 9539 3655 9474



Public Information Statement

Statement as of 7:05 PM CDT on May 25, 2016


... NWS damage survey for 05/24/16 tornado event...

.Overview... A high-precipitation supercell produced a rain-wrapped
tornado northwest of Bristow during the evening of may 24th and
another storm produced a brief tornado northeast of Okmulgee during
the early morning hours of may 25th. Both areas were surveyed by NWS
Tulsa meteorologists today. Their findings follow.

.Bristow tornado...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 100-110 mph
path length /statute/: 8 miles
path width /maximum/: 900 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: may 24 2016
start time: 528 PM CDT
start location: 5.5 E Shamrock / Creek County / OK
start lat/lon: 35.9085 / -96.4836

End date: may 24 2016
end time: 543 PM CDT
end location: 2.6 NE Bristow / Creek County / OK
end lat/lon: 35.8638 / -96.3629

Survey summary: this tornado developed northwest of the intersection
of Highway 16 and S 433rd west Avenue where trees were snapped. A
home was severely damaged, multiple outbuildings were destroyed, and
trees were snapped just south of Highway 16. As the tornado moved
southeast, it damaged multiple homes, destroyed outbuildings, and
snapped or uprooted numerous trees along W 201st street S and Highway
16. It then turned sharply to the east and crossed Highway 48 north
of Bristow where large tree limbs were snapped. The tornado
dissipated between I-44 and the S 337th west Avenue.

.Morris tornado...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 95 to 105 mph
path length /statute/: 1.8 miles
path width /maximum/: 350 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: may 25 2016
start time: 129 am CDT
start location: 7.1 NNE Morris / Okmulgee County / OK
start lat/lon: 35.7108 / -95.8300

End date: may 25 2016
end time: 135 am CDT
end location: 8.4 NNE Morris / Okmulgee County / OK
end lat/lon: 35.7243 / -95.8027

Survey summary: this tornado snapped or uprooted trees, snapped
large tree limbs, and snapped a power pole.

Ef scale: the Enhanced Fujita scale classifies tornadoes into the
following categories.

EF0... weak... ... 65 to 85 mph
EF1... weak... ... 86 to 110 mph
EF2... strong... .111 to 135 mph
EF3... strong... .136 to 165 mph
EF4... violent... 166 to 200 mph
EF5... violent... >200 mph

Note:
the information in this statement is preliminary and subject to change
pending final review of the events and publication in NWS storm data.


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Alaska - Areal Flood Watch
Arizona - Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning
Arkansas - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
California - Wind Advisory , Freeze Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Flood Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Air Quality Alert
Delaware - Air Quality Alert
District of Columbia - Air Quality Alert
Florida - Record Report
Georgia - Air Quality Alert
Hawaii - Areal Flood Advisory
Idaho - Special Statement
Illinois - Areal Flood Advisory
Iowa - Flood Warning
Kansas - Tornado Warning , Tornado Watch , Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Maryland - Air Quality Alert
Massachusetts - Air Quality Alert
Michigan - Record Report
Mississippi - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement , Record Report
Missouri - Record Report
Montana - Special Statement
Nebraska - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Special Statement
New Jersey - Air Quality Alert
New Mexico - Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch
New York - Air Quality Alert
North Carolina - Air Quality Alert
North Dakota - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement
Oklahoma - Tornado Watch , Tornado Watch , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Hydrologic Statement , Public Information Statement
Oregon - Wind Advisory , Freeze Watch
Pennsylvania - Air Quality Alert
Rhode Island - Air Quality Alert
South Carolina - Air Quality Alert
South Dakota - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement
Tennessee - Areal Flood Advisory , Record Report
Texas - Flood Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Public Information Statement
Virginia - Air Quality Alert
Washington - Wind Advisory
Wisconsin - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement
Wyoming - Flood Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement

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