• Flood Advisory

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    OKC037-097-101-107-111-113-117-131-143-145-191445- /O.NEW.KTSA.FA.Y.0069.180819T1151Z-180819T1445Z/ /00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/ Rogers OK-Osage OK-Creek OK-Mayes OK-Wagoner OK-Pawnee OK- Muskogee OK-Okmulgee OK-Tulsa OK-Okfuskee OK- 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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