Severe Weather Alerts - Ada, OK

  • Areal Flood Advisory

    Areal Flood Advisory in effect until 7:15 AM CDT. Source: U.S. National Weather Service

...THE FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 715 AM CDT FOR
SEMINOLE...JOHNSTON...PONTOTOC...HUGHES...MARSHALL AND WESTERN COAL
COUNTIES...

DOPPLER RADAR AND AUTOMATED RAIN GAUGES INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
THUNDERSTORMS. WIDESPREAD RAINFALL AMOUNTS NEAR 2 INCHES OCCURRED
OVERNIGHT AND THIS WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA.
THE AREA OF RAIN MOVING ACROSS SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA IS EXPECTED TO
DECREASE IN COVERAGE AND INTENSITY BY DAYBREAK.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
ADA...SEMINOLE...HOLDENVILLE...MADILL...TISHOMINGO...WEWOKA...KINGSTON...
WETUMKA...BYNG...ALLEN...MANNSVILLE...RAVIA...STONEWALL...WAPANUCKA...
BOWLEGS...DUSTIN...TUPELO...MILL CREEK...MILBURN AND FRANCIS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

IN HILLY TERRAIN THERE ARE HUNDREDS OF LOW WATER CROSSINGS WHICH ARE
POTENTIALLY DANGEROUS IN HEAVY RAIN. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS FLOODED
ROADS. FIND AN ALTERNATE ROUTE.

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Ada, OK Radar