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WGUS84 KTSA 161846
FLSTSA
Flood Statement
National Weather Service Tulsa OK
146 PM CDT Thu Aug 16 2018


...The Flood Warning is cancelled for the following rivers in
Oklahoma...

Poteau River near Poteau affecting Le Flore County.

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Oklahoma...

Poteau River near Panama affecting Le Flore County.

OKC079-161916-


146 PM CDT Thu Aug 16 2018

The Flood Warning is cancelled for
The Poteau River near Poteau.
* At 12:45 PM Thursday, the stage was 23.59 feet.
* Flood stage is 24.0 feet.
* The river fell below flood stage late this morning.
* Forecast...The Poteau River near Poteau will continue falling and
remain below flood stage.


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LAT...LON 3513 9456 3506 9454 3495 9461 3495 9471 3513 9468




OKC079-170245-


146 PM CDT Thu Aug 16 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
The Poteau River near Panama.
* until Friday afternoon, or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 1:30 PM Thursday, the stage was 36.32 feet.
* Flood stage is 29.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The Poteau River near Panama is cresting and will begin
to fall this evening. The river is expected to fall below flood
stage late Friday morning.
* Impact...At 37.0 feet, extensive flooding of crop and pasturelands
occur between Shady Point and Arkoma. Many roads in the floodplain
become impassable.

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LAT...LON 3540 9449 3540 9439 3523 9442 3504 9462 3521 9470





WWUS74 KTSA 161826
NPWTSA

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Tulsa OK
126 PM CDT Thu Aug 16 2018


ARZ019-020-029-OKZ054>057-059>062-064>068-070>076-170000-

Crawford-Franklin-Sebastian-Osage-Washington OK-Nowata-Craig-
Pawnee-Tulsa-Rogers-Mayes-Creek-Okfuskee-Okmulgee-Wagoner-
Cherokee-Muskogee-McIntosh-Sequoyah-Pittsburg-Haskell-Latimer-
Le Flore-
Including the cities of Van Buren, Ozark, Charleston, Fort Smith,
Pawhuska, Bartlesville, Nowata, Vinita, Pawnee, Tulsa, Claremore,
Pryor, Sapulpa, Okemah, Okmulgee, Wagoner, Tahlequah, Muskogee,
Checotah, Sallisaw, McAlester, Stigler, Wilburton, and Poteau
126 PM CDT Thu Aug 16 2018

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Tulsa has issued a Heat Advisory,
which is in effect until 7 PM CDT this evening.

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...Between 105 and 110 degrees this afternoon.

* IMPACTS...The combination of hot temperatures and high
humidity will create a dangerous situation in which heat
illnesses are possible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside. When
possible, reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or
evening. Know the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat
stroke. Wear light weight and loose fitting clothing when
possible and drink plenty of water. >>to reduce risk during
outdoor work the occupational safety and health administration
recommends scheduling frequent rest breaks in shaded or air
conditioned environments. Anyone overcome by heat should be moved
to a cool and shaded location. Heat stroke is an emergency, call
911.

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WGUS84 KTSA 161354
FLSTSA
Flood Statement
National Weather Service Tulsa OK
854 AM CDT Thu Aug 16 2018


...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Oklahoma...

Poteau River near Poteau affecting Le Flore County.

Poteau River near Panama affecting Le Flore County.

OKC079-162154-


854 AM CDT Thu Aug 16 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
The Poteau River near Poteau.
* until this evening, or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 7:45 AM Thursday, the stage was 25.77 feet.
* Flood stage is 24.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring but the river is falling.
* Forecast...The Poteau River near Poteau will continue falling to
below flood stage by this afternoon.
* Impact...At 26.0 feet, moderate valley flooding affects croplands
and farm roads from southeast of Poteau to the mouth of Brazil
Creek.

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LAT...LON 3513 9456 3506 9454 3495 9461 3495 9471 3513 9468




OKC079-162154-


854 AM CDT Thu Aug 16 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
The Poteau River near Panama.
* until Friday afternoon, or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:30 AM Thursday, the stage was 36.02 feet.
* Flood stage is 29.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The Poteau River near Panama will continue rising to
near 37.4 feet this evening. The river is expected to fall below
flood stage early Friday afternoon.
* Impact...At 37.0 feet, extensive flooding of crop and pasturelands
occur between Shady Point and Arkoma. Many roads in the floodplain
become impassable.

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LAT...LON 3540 9449 3540 9439 3523 9442 3504 9462 3521 9470





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