Tonkawa, OK (74653)

1:23 PM CDT on May 24, 2015 (GMT -0500)
KOKBLACK2 | | Change Station
CLOSE
Current Station
Personal Weather Station
Location: Blackwell, OK
Elevation: 1025 ft
Nearby Weather Stations

Elev 1025 ft 36.80 °N, 97.31 °W | Updated 3 minutes ago

Overcast
Overcast
65.5 °F
Feels Like 65.5 °F
N
5.0
Wind Variable Wind from SSE
Gusts 5.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
6:15 AM 8:36 PM
Waxing Crescent, 41% visible
Pressure 29.87 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 1500 ft
Dew Point 63 °F
Humidity 93%
Rainfall 0.05 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 4 out of 12
Pollen 3.80 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Sporadic
METAR KPNC 241753Z AUTO 15007KT 10SM OVC015 19/17 A2989 RMK AO2 SLP113 60001 T01890167 10194 20167 57007

More Conditions Fewer Conditions

Pressure 29.87 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 1500 ft
Dew Point 63 °F
Humidity 93%
Rainfall 0.05 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 4 out of 12
Pollen 3.80 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Sporadic
METAR KPNC 241753Z AUTO 15007KT 10SM OVC015 19/17 A2989 RMK AO2 SLP113 60001 T01890167 10194 20167 57007

More Conditions Fewer Conditions

10-Day Weather Forecast

Almanac

Astronomy

May. 24, 2015 Rise Set
Actual Time
Civil Twilight
Nautical Twilight
Astronomical Twilight
Moon
Length of Visible Light
Length of Day
Tomorrow will be .
, % of the Moon is Illuminated

Today's Extremes

State Highs State Lows

Community

WunderPhotos

Upload Photos

1,823,819 photos uploaded!

WunderBlogs® & News

Nearby

Air Quality

  Air Quality AQ Index Pollutant
Not available.

Snow Depth

Station Depth Elevation

Earthquake Activity

City Distance Mag. Time & Date
Minimum magnitude displayed is 2.5.

Coastal Water Temperatures

Place Temperature

Stations

Nearby Weather Stations

Station Location Temp. Windchill Dew Point Humidity Wind Precip. Elev Updated Type
                   
Areal Flood Warning
Statement as of 12:57 PM CDT on May 24, 2015

The National Weather Service in Norman has extended the

* Flood Warning for...
Kay County in northern Oklahoma...
Noble County in northern Oklahoma...
eastern Grant County in northern Oklahoma...
Garfield County in northern Oklahoma...

* until 600 PM CDT

* at 1255 PM CDT... flooding was occurring from heavy rainfall last
night. Doppler radar indicated additional showers and
thunderstorms are developing across northern Oklahoma... which will
further exacerbate the flooding this afternoon.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Enid... Ponca City... Blackwell... Perry... Tonkawa... Newkirk...
Waukomis... Medford... Pond Creek... Garber... Morrison... Covington...
Lamont... Billings... Drummond... Kaw City... Red Rock... Marland...
Breckenridge... Braman... Kremlin... hunter... Fairmont... Deer Creek...
Kildare... Nardin... Douglas... Jefferson... Renfrow and Lake McMurtry.

Up to an additional one inch of rainfall is possible in the warned
area.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or has been
reported. Stream rises will be slow and flash flooding is not
expected. However... all interested parties should take necessary
precautions immediately.

Do not underestimate the power of flood waters. Only a few inches of
rapidly flowing water can quickly carry away your vehicle.


Lat... Lon 3678 9675 3677 9682 3674 9683 3675 9689
      3668 9693 3670 9704 3668 9706 3659 9706
      3658 9700 3660 9691 3657 9689 3651 9703
      3633 9703 3633 9692 3625 9693 3625 9714
      3616 9714 3617 9810 3700 9775 3700 9675


Mahale


1028 am CDT sun may 24 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
the Salt Fork Arkansas River at Tonkawa.

* Until Tuesday evening... or until the warning is cancelled.

* At 9:30 am Sunday the stage was 20.0 feet.

* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.

* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.

* Forecast... the Salt Fork Arkansas River will continue rising and
crest near 22.3 feet Sunday evening. The Salt Fork Arkansas River
will fall below flood stage early Tuesday afternoon.

* Impact... at 22.0 feet... flood depths ranging up to about 5 feet
move from eastern Grant County... across Kay County... to the
confluence with the Arkansas River below Ponca City. Farmland and
oilfields are flooded hours before the crest. Road closures
include... Fountain Road at U.S. Highway 77 south of Tonkawa... and
State Highway 156 between Marland and Ponca City.



Lat... Lon 3661 9759 3669 9759 3669 9732 3663 9706
      3655 9706 3662 9738




1007 am CDT sun may 24 2015

... Forecast flooding increased from moderate to major severity...

the Flood Warning continues for
the Chikaskia river near Blackwell.

* Until Monday afternoon... or until the warning is cancelled.

* At 9:30 am Sunday the stage was 31.8 feet.

* Moderate flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.

* Flood stage is 29.0 feet.

* Forecast... the Chikaskia river will continue rising to near 33.0
feet Sunday evening. The Chikaskia river will fall below flood
stage late Monday morning.

* Impact... at 32.0 feet... several city blocks in northeast Blackwell
are affected. Some residences will be surrounded by depths
approaching 3 feet in streets. Highway 177 north of Blackwell...
and Hubbard Road southeast of Blackwell are closed. Blackwell
Avenue is overtopped at the bridge crossing. Rural lands are
covered by floodwaters ranging up to 4 feet in depth in extreme
northeastern Grant and Kay counties.



Lat... Lon 3700 9750 3700 9743 3682 9722 3666 9721
      3668 9729 3681 9730




Flash Flood Watch
Statement as of 10:22 AM CDT on May 24, 2015

... Flash Flood Watch in effect through Monday morning...

The National Weather Service in Norman has expanded the

* Flash Flood Watch to include portions of central Oklahoma...
northern Oklahoma... northwest Oklahoma... southern Oklahoma...
southwest Oklahoma and western Oklahoma... including the
following areas... in central Oklahoma... Canadian... Cleveland...
   Grady... Kingfisher... Logan... McClain... Oklahoma and Payne. In
northern Oklahoma... Garfield... Kay and Noble. In northwest
Oklahoma... Blaine. In southern Oklahoma... Stephens. In
southwest Oklahoma... Caddo... Comanche... Cotton and Kiowa. In
western Oklahoma... Custer and Washita.

* Through Monday morning

* rainfall will redevelop with an additional 1 to 2 inches of
rainfall is possible through Monday morning. This rainfall in
addition to the heavy rainfall of recent days will create the
potential of additional flash flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Monitor weather forecasts and information. Avoid travel in
flooded areas... and make plans to get to higher ground if
flooding develops or worsens in your area.