May 24, 2015 4:00 p.m.
It is a “Weather Alert” Holiday Weekend ...
Thunderstorms with Heavy Flooding Rain are Exiting our Eastern Counties … Flash Flood Warning are in effect for Choctaw & Pushmataha Counties until 10:00 PM … so please Avoid Driving into Flood Waters !
Meanwhile a Flash Flood Watch continues for all of Texoma through Monday Morning. Any Brief Heavy Rain could cause Flash Flooding right now.
Sunday … a Slow Moving Storm system with heavy rainfall caused several area lakes to overflow their Spillways … creating uncontrolled Down Stream Flooding. By afternoon Winds were from the South 10-20 mph … still full of Gulf Moisture … will fuel for our next Heavy Rains. Afternoon Highs reached 76 in the Mostly Cloudy, Rain Cooled Air.
Monday, Memorial Day … under Mostly Cloudy Skies morning Lows will be near 67. Winds will be from the South 10-20 mph as another Upper Air Disturbance swings by triggering Afternoon and Evening Thunderstorms … Some potentially Strong to Severe. Afternoon Highs near 80 will also help trigger these storms.
Overnight into Tuesday … the Storms and Heavy Rain shifts to the Southeast half of Texoma … Along and South of the Red River. Morning Low will be near 66.
Tuesday … the Rain and Showers will end by midday as Skies turn Partly Cloudy. Winds will be light from the South 5-15 mph as we warm to near 82.
Wednesday … May be the only “Dry Day” of the week … with Partly Cloudy Skies, South-Southeast winds 10-15 mph and Highs near 84.
Thursday … another Partly Cloudy, Windy and Warm day … South winds 15-25 mph and Highs near 85.
Friday and Saturday … an Upper Air Trough and a Surface Low with a weak trailing Cold Front Approach from the West … are promising to bring more Pop- Up Showers Friday Night … and Rain and Thunderstorms Saturday.
Please Be Weather Alert this Sunday and Monday,
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