Wichita Falls, TX (76310)

2:46 PM CDT on May 29, 2015 (GMT -0500)
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Location: WICHITA FALLS, TX
Elevation: 984 ft
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Active Advisory: Flood Warning, Flash Flood Watch Active Notice: Local Storm Report

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

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Humidity 65%
Rainfall 0.02 in
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METAR KCWC 291935Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 27/17 A2995 RMK AO2 T02650168

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Pressure 29.95 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
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Heat Index 82 °F
Dew Point 67 °F
Humidity 65%
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UV 12 out of 12
Pollen 1.00 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Sporadic
METAR KCWC 291935Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 27/17 A2995 RMK AO2 T02650168

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Flood Warning
Statement as of 10:36 AM CDT on May 29, 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
the Red River near Burkburnett.

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

* At 9:30 am Friday the stage was 10.6 feet.

* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.

* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.

* Forecast... the Red River will continue rising and crest near 11.4
feet mid Sunday morning.

* Impact... at 11.0 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. Areas along the river 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 2 feet
higher than nearby river banks to avoid being stranded.



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




926 am CDT Fri may 29 2015

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

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

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

* At 8:45 am Friday the stage was 17.6 feet.

* Moderate flooding is forecast.

* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.

* Forecast... the Wichita river will rise above flood stage early
Saturday morning and crest near 20.3 feet Sunday evening.

* Impact... at 20.0 feet... in Wichita Falls... extensive flooding
occurs in Harrell and Lucy Parks... and on some low-lying streets.
Shallow residential flooding also occurs in these areas and in
Scotland Park. Agricultural areas upstream and downstream from
Wichita Falls experience widespread flood depths up to two feet.



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





926 am CDT Fri may 29 2015

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

the Flood Warning continues for
the Beaver Creek near Electra.

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

* At 9:00 am Friday the stage was 26.0 feet.

* Moderate flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.

* Flood stage is 24.0 feet.

* Forecast... the Beaver Creek will continue rising to near 28.5 feet
early Sunday morning.

* Impact... at 29.0 feet... widespread flood levels up to 5 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




Flash Flood Watch
Statement as of 4:00 AM CDT on May 29, 2015

... Flash Flood Watch now in effect through Saturday evening...

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect 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 Saturday evening

* heavy rainfall will be possible through the day today as
scattered daytime thunderstorms develop across the area. More
widespread heavy rainfall is expected overnight tonight into
Saturday morning as a cold front pushes south across Oklahoma
and North Texas. Locally 1 to 2 inches of rain is possible with
higher amounts.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Monitor weather forecasts and information. Make plans to get to
higher ground if flooding happens.