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Flood Warning

Statement as of 2:27 PM CDT on May 22, 2015

Expires 2:00 PM EDT on May 26, 2015


The Flood Warning continues for
the Red River near Gainesville.

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

* At 1:30 PM Friday the stage was 34.4 feet.

* Major flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.

* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.

* Forecast... the Red River will continue rising and crest near 34.8
feet early Sunday afternoon then begin falling.

* Impact... at 35 feet... crop and range lands... Pecan Groves... oil
Wells... and rural roads are flooded or isolated. Low-lying
fields... upstream in western Love County in Oklahoma... and Cooke
County in Texas... experience overflows several hours before the
crest reaches the Interstate Highway I-35 crossing north of
Gainesville. Livestock and other property should be removed to
places which are at least 10 feet higher than nearby river banks to
avoid being stranded.



Lat... Lon 3379 9748 3400 9748 3395 9719 3398 9704
      3380 9698 3367 9710





227 PM CDT Fri may 22 2015

... Flood Warning extended until Tuesday afternoon...

the Flood Warning continues for
the Red River near Terral.

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

* At 2:00 PM Friday the stage was 21.5 feet.

* Minor flooding is forecast.

* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.

* Forecast... the Red River will rise above flood stage late Friday
afternoon and crest near 23.6 feet Saturday evening.The Red River
will fall below flood stage mid Tuesday morning.

* Impact... at 24 feet... crop and range lands... Pecan Groves and
rural roads are affected. Agricultural levees begin to overtop
when the river stages rise above 23 feet. Though not flooded...
some areas at the edge of the flood plain may be isolated by high
water in side channels. Bottomlands near Charlie Texas begin to
flood several hours before the crest reaches Terral Oklahoma...
with flooding reaching the Illinois Bend area near Leon Oklahoma
several hours later.



Lat... Lon 3419 9805 3406 9815 3388 9813 3379 9748
      3400 9748 3403 9793




Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:47 AM CDT on May 22, 2015

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on May 25, 2015


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

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* all of central... southern... and southwestern Oklahoma... and all
of western North Texas.

* Through Monday morning

* up to an inch of rainfall possible through midnight tonight

* Saturday and Sunday 2 to 5 inches of rainfall expected with
locally higher amounts

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.



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Record Report

Statement as of 2:15 PM CDT on May 22, 2015


... Wettest month on record at Wichita Falls...

Just before 2 PM Friday... 13.77 inches of rain has fallen at
Sheppard Air Force base at Wichita Falls so far in may. This is the
most rainfall that has been officially recorded in Wichita Falls in
any month on record. Rainfall records at Wichita Falls date since
1897.

The previous monthly rainfall record had been 13.22 inches in may
1982.


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