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Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 8:02 AM CDT Aug. 19, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Tulsa has issued a

* urban and small stream flood advisory for...
southern Craig County in northeastern Oklahoma...
Rogers County in northeastern Oklahoma...
Delaware County in northeastern Oklahoma...
Ottawa County in northeastern Oklahoma...
Mayes County in northeastern Oklahoma...
northwestern Adair County in northeastern Oklahoma...
central Wagoner County in northeastern Oklahoma...
northern Cherokee County in east central Oklahoma...

* until 1000 am CDT.

* At 800 am CDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause urban and small stream flooding in
the advisory area. At least 1 to 2.5 inches of rain have already
fallen within the last hour.

* Some locations that may experience flooding include...
Claremore... Tahlequah...
Miami... Wagoner...
Vinita... Jay...
Pryor... Pryor creek...
Grove... Collinsville...
Verdigris... Chouteau...
Chelsea... Inola...
Locust Grove... Salina...
Oologah... Fairland...
Afton... West Siloam Springs...

Additional rainfall of 1 to 2 inches is expected over the area. This
additional rain will result in minor flooding of low lying areas.

This includes Interstate 44 between mile markers 240 and 322.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying
spots.

In hilly terrain there are hundreds of low water crossings which are
potentially dangerous in heavy rain. Do not attempt to cross flooded
roads. Find an alternate Route.


Lat... Lon 3700 9464 3650 9462 3608 9455 3580 9546
      3636 9582 3640 9579 3648 9581 3660 9554
      3660 9543 3665 9543



651 am CDT sun Aug 19 2018

The National Weather Service in Tulsa has issued a

* urban and small stream flood advisory for...
Rogers County in northeastern Oklahoma...
southeastern Osage County in northeastern Oklahoma...
Creek County in northeastern Oklahoma...
southwestern Mayes County in northeastern Oklahoma...
Wagoner County in northeastern Oklahoma...
southeastern Pawnee County in northeastern Oklahoma...
northwestern Muskogee County in east central Oklahoma...
Okmulgee County in northeastern Oklahoma...
Tulsa County in northeastern Oklahoma...
Okfuskee County in east central Oklahoma...

* until 945 am CDT.

* At 644 am CDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause urban and small stream flooding in
the advisory area. 1 to 2 inches of rain have already fallen in
portions of Creek County and northwestern Okfuskee County. This
area of heavy rain will begin affecting the Tulsa Metro area and
surrounding areas within the next hour.

* Some locations that may experience flooding include...
Tulsa... Broken Arrow...
Muskogee... Sand Springs...
Claremore... Okmulgee...
Wagoner... Bristow...
Okemah... Owasso...
Bixby... Sapulpa...
Jenks... Okfuskee...
Glenpool... Coweta...
Skiatook... Catoosa...
Collinsville... Fort Gibson...

Additional rainfall of 1 to 2 inches is expected over the area. This
additional rain will result in minor flooding of low lying areas.

This includes the following highways,
Interstate 40 in Oklahoma between mile markers 212 and 227.
Interstate 44 between mile markers 178 and 259.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Slow down when driving as areas with poor drainage can cause
hydroplaning of vehicles.

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

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying
spots.


Lat... Lon 3615 9662 3643 9584 3642 9581 3644 9581
      3654 9551 3598 9527 3590 9528 3586 9523
      3582 9527 3581 9520 3577 9518 3533 9644
      3546 9644 3546 9647 3543 9650 3545 9655
      3544 9657 3539 9654 3540 9660 3553 9662



Special Statement
Issued: 8:33 AM CDT Aug. 19, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Significant weather advisory for Craig... Delaware... Ottawa...
eastern Mayes... northwestern Adair and northeastern Cherokee counties
until 915 am CDT...

At 833 am CDT, strong thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from 10 miles southwest of Welch to 4 miles southeast of
Peggs. Movement was northeast at 35 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with these storms.

Locations in or near the path include...
Miami... Vinita...
Jay... Grove...
Commerce... Locust Grove...
Salina... Fairland...
Afton... Quapaw...
Langley... Colcord...
Kansas... Adair...
Welch... Bernice...
Ketchum... Spavinaw...
Bluejacket... Wyandotte...

This includes Interstate 44 between mile markers 272 and 322.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms, and may lead
to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with these storms.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.


Lat... Lon 3699 9464 3609 9463 3593 9506 3688 9543
      3692 9543
time... Mot... loc 1333z 232deg 31kt 3681 9527 3605 9503



833 am CDT sun Aug 19 2018

... Significant weather advisory for Craig... Delaware... Ottawa...
eastern Mayes... northwestern Adair and northeastern Cherokee counties
until 915 am CDT...

At 833 am CDT, strong thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from 10 miles southwest of Welch to 4 miles southeast of
Peggs. Movement was northeast at 35 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with these storms.

Locations in or near the path include...
Miami... Vinita...
Jay... Grove...
Commerce... Locust Grove...
Salina... Fairland...
Afton... Quapaw...
Langley... Colcord...
Kansas... Adair...
Welch... Bernice...
Ketchum... Spavinaw...
Bluejacket... Wyandotte...

This includes Interstate 44 between mile markers 272 and 322.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms, and may lead
to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with these storms.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.


Lat... Lon 3699 9464 3609 9463 3593 9506 3688 9543
      3692 9543
time... Mot... loc 1333z 232deg 31kt 3681 9527 3605 9503


Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 8:02 AM CDT Aug. 19, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Tulsa has issued a

* urban and small stream flood advisory for...
southern Craig County in northeastern Oklahoma...
Rogers County in northeastern Oklahoma...
Delaware County in northeastern Oklahoma...
Ottawa County in northeastern Oklahoma...
Mayes County in northeastern Oklahoma...
northwestern Adair County in northeastern Oklahoma...
central Wagoner County in northeastern Oklahoma...
northern Cherokee County in east central Oklahoma...

* until 1000 am CDT.

* At 800 am CDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause urban and small stream flooding in
the advisory area. At least 1 to 2.5 inches of rain have already
fallen within the last hour.

* Some locations that may experience flooding include...
Claremore... Tahlequah...
Miami... Wagoner...
Vinita... Jay...
Pryor... Pryor creek...
Grove... Collinsville...
Verdigris... Chouteau...
Chelsea... Inola...
Locust Grove... Salina...
Oologah... Fairland...
Afton... West Siloam Springs...

Additional rainfall of 1 to 2 inches is expected over the area. This
additional rain will result in minor flooding of low lying areas.

This includes Interstate 44 between mile markers 240 and 322.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying
spots.

In hilly terrain there are hundreds of low water crossings which are
potentially dangerous in heavy rain. Do not attempt to cross flooded
roads. Find an alternate Route.


Lat... Lon 3700 9464 3650 9462 3608 9455 3580 9546
      3636 9582 3640 9579 3648 9581 3660 9554
      3660 9543 3665 9543



651 am CDT sun Aug 19 2018

The National Weather Service in Tulsa has issued a

* urban and small stream flood advisory for...
Rogers County in northeastern Oklahoma...
southeastern Osage County in northeastern Oklahoma...
Creek County in northeastern Oklahoma...
southwestern Mayes County in northeastern Oklahoma...
Wagoner County in northeastern Oklahoma...
southeastern Pawnee County in northeastern Oklahoma...
northwestern Muskogee County in east central Oklahoma...
Okmulgee County in northeastern Oklahoma...
Tulsa County in northeastern Oklahoma...
Okfuskee County in east central Oklahoma...

* until 945 am CDT.

* At 644 am CDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause urban and small stream flooding in
the advisory area. 1 to 2 inches of rain have already fallen in
portions of Creek County and northwestern Okfuskee County. This
area of heavy rain will begin affecting the Tulsa Metro area and
surrounding areas within the next hour.

* Some locations that may experience flooding include...
Tulsa... Broken Arrow...
Muskogee... Sand Springs...
Claremore... Okmulgee...
Wagoner... Bristow...
Okemah... Owasso...
Bixby... Sapulpa...
Jenks... Okfuskee...
Glenpool... Coweta...
Skiatook... Catoosa...
Collinsville... Fort Gibson...

Additional rainfall of 1 to 2 inches is expected over the area. This
additional rain will result in minor flooding of low lying areas.

This includes the following highways,
Interstate 40 in Oklahoma between mile markers 212 and 227.
Interstate 44 between mile markers 178 and 259.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Slow down when driving as areas with poor drainage can cause
hydroplaning of vehicles.

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

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying
spots.


Lat... Lon 3615 9662 3643 9584 3642 9581 3644 9581
      3654 9551 3598 9527 3590 9528 3586 9523
      3582 9527 3581 9520 3577 9518 3533 9644
      3546 9644 3546 9647 3543 9650 3545 9655
      3544 9657 3539 9654 3540 9660 3553 9662



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