609 PM CDT Sat Jun 15 2019 Expiration:
1200 GMT 16 2019
This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of northern...
western...central...and southern Oklahoma...and western north
.DAY ONE...Through Tonight...
Storms have developed in west Texas and the Panhandles. These
storms will move into portions of western Oklahoma and western
north Texas, and continue moving east across the area tonight.
Another area for possible development will be near a boundary
across portions of northern Oklahoma. Severe storms will develop
this evening, and continue into the overnight hours. There is an
Enhanced Risk of severe storms across most of Oklahoma and
western north Texas with a Slight Risk in the far north and the
southeast. Initially, large hail up to the size of tennis balls
and damaging winds will be the main threats. However, the main
threat will shift this evening to damaging winds, possibly
reaching 80 mph or higher in some areas. Torrential rain from the
storms may also lead to areas of flooding, mainly late this
evening and overnight.
.SPOTTER AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT STATEMENT...
Storm spotter groups and emergency management personnel across the
area should prepare for severe weather operations through
.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday...
On Sunday, a Slight Risk covers portions of central and southern
Oklahoma, and most of western north Texas. What happens Sunday
will be affected by the storms that occur Saturday night, so
there is some uncertainty. Large hail and damaging winds will be
the main concerns with severe storms Sunday.
Thunderstorm chances will continue off and on next week, with
strong to severe storms remaining possible.
Locally heavy rainfall may result in flooding across portions of
Oklahoma through next week.
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FLOOD WATCH Issue Date:
422 PM CDT Sat Jun 15 2019 Expiration:
1200 GMT 16 2019
...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...
The National Weather Service in Norman has issued a
* Flood Watch for flash flooding...flooding of creeks and
rivers...and flooding of low lying areas for a large part of
Oklahoma and all of western north Texas. In Texas, this watch
includes Quanah, Crowell, Vernon, Seymour, and Wichita Falls. In
Oklahoma, it includes Altus, Lawton, Ardmore, Elk City, Clinton
and Weatherford, Enid, the Oklahoma City Metro, Ponca City,
Stillwater, Shawnee, Seminole, and Ada.
* Through early Sunday morning.
* Extremely heavy rainfall associated with widespread
thunderstorms this evening and overnight.
* Due to saturated soils and bankfull rivers, the heavy rain that
is expected tonight could lead to significant and life
threatening flooding and flash flooding, especially across
central portions of Oklahoma.
* Avoid areas that normally flood during heavy rain and do not
drive into areas where water covers the road. Flooding is very
hard to see at night, so use extreme caution if you are
A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
Flood Warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH Issue Date:
340 PM CDT SAT JUN 15 2019 Expiration:
1000 PM CDT SAT JUN 15 2019
. OKLAHOMA COUNTIES INCLUDED ARE
ALFALFA BECKHAM BLAINE
CUSTER DEWEY ELLIS
GARFIELD GRANT GREER
HARMON JACKSON KAY
KINGFISHER KIOWA MAJOR
NOBLE ROGER MILLS TILLMAN
WASHITA WOODS WOODWARD
Rocky, OK Weather Warnings, Advisories and Alerts are issued by the National Weather Service.
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