Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK

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FLSTSA

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
1253 AM CDT MON APR 27 2015

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PITTSBURG OK-
1253 AM CDT MON APR 27 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TULSA HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  PITTSBURG COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA...

* UNTIL 345 AM CDT

* AT 1247 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS WITH VERY
HEAVY RAIN OVER PITTSBURG COUNTY. RAIN GAUGES AT THE MCALESTER
AIRPORT AND MESONET STATION REPORTED ABOUT 1.5 INCHES OF RAIN HAS
FALLEN OVER THE PAST HOUR TO HOUR AND A HALF. THIS RAIN IS LIKELY
CAUSING SOME STREET FLOODING IN MCALESTER...AND FLOODING OF LOW
LYING AREAS AND LOW WATER CROSSINGS AS WELL AS SMALL STREAMS IS
POSSIBLE ACROSS PITTSBURG COUNTY.

* LOCATIONS THAT WILL CONTINUE TO BE AFFECTED BY HEAVY RAIN
  INCLUDE...HARTSHORNE...BACHE...KREBS...DOW...SCIPIO...BLOCKER...
  INDIANOLA...CROWDER...FEATHERSTON...ARROWHEAD STATE PARK AND
  CANADIAN.

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. VEHICLES CAUGHT IN RISING WATER SHOULD BE ABANDONED QUICKLY.
MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

LAT...LON 3460 9587 3461 9589 3468 9589 3469 9610
      3505 9609 3515 9601 3514 9591 3519 9587
      3520 9580 3518 9575 3525 9560 3522 9562
      3522 9560 3530 9548 3529 9545 3503 9548
      3502 9551 3459 9554

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