WGUS44 KOUN 071448
Flood Warning
National Weather Service Norman OK
948 AM CDT Sun Oct 7 2018

948 AM CDT Sun Oct 7 2018

The National Weather Service in Norman has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Red River near Gainesville.

* from late Wednesday night until further notice...or until the
  warning is cancelled.

* At 9:30 AM Sunday the stage was 10.2 feet.

* Moderate flooding is forecast.

* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.

* Forecast...The Red River will rise above flood stage early Thursday
  morning and crest near 31.8 feet mid Friday morning. Additional
  rises are possible thereafter.

* Impact...At 32.0 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. Sandpit operations area affected. Livestock and other
  property should be removed to places which are at least 7 feet
  higher than nearby river banks to avoid being stranded.


LAT...LON 3379 9748 3400 9748 3395 9719 3398 9704
      3380 9698 3367 9710