Wichita Falls, TX (76309)

10:24 PM CDT on May 23, 2015 (GMT -0500)
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Location: WICHITA FALLS, TX
Elevation: 984 ft
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Active Advisory: Tornado Watch, Flood Warning, Flash Flood Watch Active Notice: Record Report

Elev 984 ft 33.85 °N, 98.54 °W | Updated 4 minutes ago

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Feels Like 73 °F
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Waxing Crescent, 35% visible
Pressure 29.93 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 2600 ft
Mostly Cloudy 3300 ft
Overcast 9000 ft
Heat Index 73 °F
Dew Point 66 °F
Humidity 80%
Rainfall 0.05 in
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UV 0 out of 12
Pollen .80 out of 12
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Flu Activity Sporadic
METAR KCWC 240315Z AUTO 19011G16KT 10SM BKN026 BKN033 OVC090 24/19 A2993 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT N AND NW T02360193

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Pressure 29.93 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 2600 ft
Mostly Cloudy 3300 ft
Overcast 9000 ft
Heat Index 73 °F
Dew Point 66 °F
Humidity 80%
Rainfall 0.05 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 0 out of 12
Pollen .80 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Sporadic
METAR KCWC 240315Z AUTO 19011G16KT 10SM BKN026 BKN033 OVC090 24/19 A2993 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT N AND NW T02360193

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Tornado Watch
Statement as of 8:43 PM CDT on May 23, 2015

Tornado Watch 197 remains in effect until 200 am CDT for the
following locations

TX
. Texas counties included are

Archer Baylor Briscoe
Childress Clay Collin
Cooke Cottle Crosby
Denton Dickens Fannin
Floyd Foard Garza
Grayson Hale Hall
Hardeman Hockley Jack
Kent King Knox
Lamb Lubbock Lynn
Montague Motley Stonewall
Swisher Terry Wichita
Wilbarger wise Young



Flood Warning
Statement as of 7:52 PM CDT on May 23, 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
the Beaver Creek near Electra.

* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.

* At 7:00 PM Saturday the stage was 28.4 feet.

* Major flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.

* Flood stage is 24.0 feet.

* Forecast... the Beaver Creek will continue rising and crest near
32.1 feet mid Monday morning.

* Impact... at 32 feet... widespread flood levels up to 8 feet in depth
cover farm and range lands... and may inundate some oil and gas
facilities... along and near the creek in southern Wilbarger County
and southwestern Wichita County.



Lat... Lon 3392 9923 3397 9930 3402 9909 3392 9882
      3386 9881 3396 9911





752 PM CDT Sat may 23 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wichita river at Wichita Falls.

* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.

* At 6:45 PM Saturday the stage was 21.0 feet.

* Moderate flooding is occurring and record flooding is forecast.

* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.

* Forecast... the Wichita river will continue rising and crest near
24.4 feet Sunday evening.

* Impact... at 24.5 feet... in Wichita Falls... extensive flooding occurs
in Harrell and Lucy Parks. Flooding occurs in homes north of third
street and in Tanglewood hollow... and in Scotland Park. Flood
depths of 2.5 to 4.5 feet occur in an area north of sixth street
and east of Scott Avenue. Agricultural areas upstream and
downstream from Wichita Falls experience widespread flood depths
over 6 feet. Floodwaters begin to exceed The Levels reached by the
June 30... 2007 flood crest.



Lat... Lon 3387 9860 3393 9861 3395 9849 3400 9844
      3397 9837 3391 9842




904 PM CDT Sat may 23 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
the Red River near Burkburnett.

* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.

* At 8:30 PM Saturday the stage was 10.2 feet.

* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.

* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.

* Forecast... the Red River will continue rising and crest near 12.1
feet Tuesday evening.

* Impact... at 12.0 feet... crop and range lands... oil fields... and
rural roads are affected. Some low-lying areas near the river are
isolated by high water in side channels. Bottomlands near Davidson
Oklahoma begin to flood several hours before the crest approaches
the Burkburnett area. The flood crest reaches the area along the
river near Taylor Oklahoma several hours later. Cattle and other
property should be relocated to places which are 3 feet higher than
nearby river banks to avoid being stranded.



Lat... Lon 3414 9895 3430 9895 3418 9854 3419 9805
      3406 9815 3402 9859




Flash Flood Watch
Statement as of 2:42 PM CDT on May 23, 2015

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

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Oklahoma and northern Texas... including the
following areas... in Oklahoma... Alfalfa... Atoka... Beckham...
Blaine... Bryan... Caddo... Canadian... Carter... Cleveland...
Coal... Comanche... Cotton... Custer... Dewey... Ellis... Garfield...
   Garvin... Grady... Grant... Greer... Harmon... Harper... Hughes...
Jackson... Jefferson... Johnston... Kay... Kingfisher... Kiowa...
Lincoln... Logan... Love... major... Marshall... McClain... Murray...
   Noble... Oklahoma... Payne... Pontotoc... Pottawatomie... Roger
Mills... Seminole... Stephens... Tillman... Washita... Woods and
Woodward. In northern Texas... Archer... Baylor... Clay... Foard...
   Hardeman... Knox... Wichita and Wilbarger.

* Through Monday morning

* 2 to 6 inches of rainfall... with locally higher amounts will be
possible.

* Road closures and washouts will be likely along with the
potential for inundation of homes and businesses in the areas of
heaviest rainfall. Water may rise rapidly creating dangerous
currents that could wash away cars as well as individuals caught
in the flow.

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.