Muskogee Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 8:52 AM CDT Apr. 30, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flood Warning extended until Monday evening...
the Flood Warning continues for
the Arkansas River near Muskogee.
* Until Monday evening, or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:00 am Sunday, the stage was 24.57 feet.
* Flood stage is 28.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the Arkansas River near Muskogee is expected to rise
above flood stage early Monday morning and continue to rise to near
28.7 feet by Monday morning. The river is expected to fall below
flood stage early Monday afternoon.
* Impact... at 29.0 feet, minor lowland flooding occurs. A boating
Marina north of og&e Power Plant may be flooded.


Lat... Lon 3583 9520 3552 9507 3547 9515 3559 9532 3583 9537




1125 PM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

The National Weather Service in Tulsa has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
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...
Adair County in northeastern Oklahoma...
Nowata County in northeastern Oklahoma...
Wagoner County in northeastern Oklahoma...
Cherokee County in east central Oklahoma...
Muskogee County in east central Oklahoma...

* until 1115 am CDT Monday

* at 1120 PM CDT, scattered showers with locally heavy rainfall
continue across the warned area and will be ending during the
early morning hours on Sunday. Widespread rainfall amounts of 3
to 5 inches with local amounts near 8 inches of rain have fallen.
Several roadways have been reported closed due to the flooding and
many low water crossings are likely flooded. The high water will
be slow to recede.

* Some locations that may experience flooding include...
eastern Tulsa... Broken Arrow...
Muskogee... Claremore...
Tahlequah... Siloam Springs...
Miami... Wagoner...
Vinita... Stilwell...
Nowata... Jay...
Pryor... Coweta...
Pryor creek... Catoosa...
Grove... Fort Gibson...
Verdigris... Commerce...

This includes Interstate 44 between mile markers 235 and 324.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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


Lat... Lon 3700 9462 3650 9462 3564 9447 3564 9571
      3572 9571 3573 9577 3586 9578 3700 9579



1117 PM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

The National Weather Service in Tulsa has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
western Haskell County in southeastern Oklahoma...
McIntosh County in southeastern Oklahoma...
Sequoyah County in east central Oklahoma...
Pittsburg County in southeastern Oklahoma...
Muskogee County in east central Oklahoma...

* until 1115 am CDT Monday

* at 11 PM CDT, scattered light rain continued across the warned
area however the heaviest rains have ended. Widespread rainfall
amounts of 2 to 5 inches with local amounts near 8 inches of rain
have fallen. Several roadways have been reported closed due to the
flooding and many low water crossings are likely flooded. The
high water will be slow to recede.

* Some locations that may experience flooding include...
McAlester... Sallisaw...
Eufaula... Stigler...
Muldrow... Checotah...
Roland... Hartshorne...
Krebs... Warner...
Vian... Quinton...
Gore... Kiowa...
Porum... Savanna...
Webbers Falls... Crowder...
Whitefield... Oktaha...

This includes Interstate 40 in Oklahoma between mile markers 247 and
328.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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


Lat... Lon 3468 9589 3468 9609 3505 9609 3515 9598
      3522 9598 3555 9575 3555 9571 3564 9569
      3564 9447 3540 9443 3534 9472 3536 9476
      3530 9494 3503 9551 3460 9553 3459 9588