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Latimer County, OK

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TULSA HAS EXTENDED THE

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
NORTHERN PUSHMATAHA COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA...
PITTSBURG COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA...
SOUTHWESTERN LATIMER COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA...

* UNTIL 1100 AM CDT FRIDAY

* A LARGE AREA OF 4 TO 7 INCHES OF RAIN HAS FALLEN ACROSS THE
WARNED AREA OVER THE PAST 24 HOURS. WHILE ONLY PATCHY LIGHT
RAIN IS EXPECTED OVERNIGHT...FLOODING OF SMALL STREAMS AND
POSSIBLY SOME ROADS WILL CONTINUE TO BE POSSIBLE.

* RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL COULD CAUSE FLOODING TO OCCUR.
SOME LOCATIONS THAT COULD EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...CLAYTON...
MCALESTER...ALDERSON...BLANCO...CLAYTON LAKE STATE PARK...
HARTSHORNE...HAYWOOD...HIGGINS...KIAMICHI...KREBS...MCALESTER
REGIONAL AIRPORT...NASHOBA...SAVANNA...SCIPIO...STANLEY...TUSKAHOMA
AND YANUSH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE WATER COVERS THE ROAD TO
UNKNOWN DEPTHS. IT ONLY TAKES TWO FEET OF RUSHING WATER TO CARRY AWAY
MOST SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES AND PICKUPS. TAKE A DIFFERENT ROUTE TO
REACH YOUR DESTINATION OR WAIT UNTIL THE WATER RECEDES. REMEMBER...
MOST FLOOD RELATED DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES.

&&

LAT...LON 3482 9610 3505 9610 3509 9607 3513 9601
3515 9601 3515 9590 3496 9548 3451 9494
3450 9504 3430 9505

$$

Pittsburg County, OK

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TULSA HAS EXTENDED THE

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
NORTHERN PUSHMATAHA COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA...
PITTSBURG COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA...
SOUTHWESTERN LATIMER COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA...

* UNTIL 1100 AM CDT FRIDAY

* A LARGE AREA OF 4 TO 7 INCHES OF RAIN HAS FALLEN ACROSS THE
WARNED AREA OVER THE PAST 24 HOURS. WHILE ONLY PATCHY LIGHT
RAIN IS EXPECTED OVERNIGHT...FLOODING OF SMALL STREAMS AND
POSSIBLY SOME ROADS WILL CONTINUE TO BE POSSIBLE.

* RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL COULD CAUSE FLOODING TO OCCUR.
SOME LOCATIONS THAT COULD EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...CLAYTON...
MCALESTER...ALDERSON...BLANCO...CLAYTON LAKE STATE PARK...
HARTSHORNE...HAYWOOD...HIGGINS...KIAMICHI...KREBS...MCALESTER
REGIONAL AIRPORT...NASHOBA...SAVANNA...SCIPIO...STANLEY...TUSKAHOMA
AND YANUSH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE WATER COVERS THE ROAD TO
UNKNOWN DEPTHS. IT ONLY TAKES TWO FEET OF RUSHING WATER TO CARRY AWAY
MOST SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES AND PICKUPS. TAKE A DIFFERENT ROUTE TO
REACH YOUR DESTINATION OR WAIT UNTIL THE WATER RECEDES. REMEMBER...
MOST FLOOD RELATED DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES.

&&

LAT...LON 3482 9610 3505 9610 3509 9607 3513 9601
3515 9601 3515 9590 3496 9548 3451 9494
3450 9504 3430 9505

$$

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