Flash Flood Watches are posted through Monday morning for all of Texoma. The most concentrated rainfall is expected Saturday night into Sunday. Please be alert to floodwaters, washed out roads and rising creeks.
4-22-05 – New technology may help keep more Texomans safe during the spring storm season. Local emergency management teams in Carter County have prepared by installing a 360 degree camera on top of Ardmore’s City Hall.
The camera allows for a birds-eye-view as storms roll in. The view is broadcast over the city’s channel 7 everyday.
County emergency management officials say a new radar system will also prove effective in warning residents of impending storms, especially if there is a power outage and television reports are not available. The system will show where the storms are heading and quickly they’ll arrive.
Experts always recommend keeping a NOAA radio with batteries in homes in order stay informed of watches or warnings.