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Flash Flood Warning
Issued: 1:48 PM CDT Sep. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Tulsa has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
eastern Creek County in northeastern Oklahoma...
western Wagoner County in northeastern Oklahoma...
northwestern Muskogee County in east central Oklahoma...
northern Okmulgee County in northeastern Oklahoma...
Tulsa County in northeastern Oklahoma...

* until 745 PM CDT Friday.

* At 144 PM CDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
heavy rain across the warned area. Reports of 2 to 3 inches of
rain with radar estimates of locally 3 to 4 inches have fallen
over the past couple hours. Flash flooding is expected to begin
shortly.

* Some locations that may experience flooding include...
Tulsa... Broken Arrow...
Muskogee... Sand Springs...
Bixby... Sapulpa...
Jenks... Glenpool...
Coweta... Catoosa...
Haskell... Kiefer...
Beggs... Mounds...
Kellyville... Porter...
Taft... Jenks Riverside Airport...
Stonebluff... Bald Hill...

Additional rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches with locally higher
amounts are possible in the warned area.

This includes Interstate 44 between mile markers 198 and 231.

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, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as
well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.

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


Lat... Lon 3616 9563 3574 9541 3573 9620 3607 9640
      3616 9601



Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 1:35 PM CDT Sep. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Sunday morning...

The Flash 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... creek... Delaware...
Haskell... Latimer... Le Flore... Mayes... McIntosh... Muskogee...
Okfuskee... Okmulgee... Pittsburg... Pushmataha... Rogers...
Sequoyah... Tulsa and Wagoner.

* Through Sunday morning

* rainfall amounts of 3 to 6 inches are possible across much of
southeast Oklahoma and west central Arkansas through Saturday
night, with locally higher amounts up toward 9 inches. 1 to 3
inches of rain will be common farther to the north between
Interstate 40 and Highway 412.

* These rainfall amounts could lead to flash flooding,
especially near low-lying areas and smaller creeks and
streams. Minor to moderate river flooding is also possible
over those basins which receive the highest amounts.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means rapidly rising water or flooding is
possible within the watch area.

If you are in the watch area, keep informed, and be ready for
quick action if flash flooding is observed or if a warning is
issued.





Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 1:35 PM CDT Sep. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Sunday morning...

The Flash 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... creek... Delaware...
Haskell... Latimer... Le Flore... Mayes... McIntosh... Muskogee...
Okfuskee... Okmulgee... Pittsburg... Pushmataha... Rogers...
Sequoyah... Tulsa and Wagoner.

* Through Sunday morning

* rainfall amounts of 3 to 6 inches are possible across much of
southeast Oklahoma and west central Arkansas through Saturday
night, with locally higher amounts up toward 9 inches. 1 to 3
inches of rain will be common farther to the north between
Interstate 40 and Highway 412.

* These rainfall amounts could lead to flash flooding,
especially near low-lying areas and smaller creeks and
streams. Minor to moderate river flooding is also possible
over those basins which receive the highest amounts.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means rapidly rising water or flooding is
possible within the watch area.

If you are in the watch area, keep informed, and be ready for
quick action if flash flooding is observed or if a warning is
issued.