LeFlore county under flood warning

weather.gov     National Weather ServiceWatches, Warnings & AdvisoriesFLOOD WARNING NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK 828 AM CDT SUN MAR 16 2014 ...The National Weather Service in Tulsa has issued a Flood Warning for the following rivers in Oklahoma... Poteau River near Panama affecting Le Flore County. OKC079-162128- /O.NEW.KTSA.FL.W.0001.140316T1840Z-140319T0250Z/ /PANO2.1.ER.140316T1840Z.140317T1800Z.140318T2050Z.NO/ 828 AM CDT SUN MAR 16 2014 The National Weather Service in Tulsa has issued a * Flood Warning for The Poteau River near Panama. * from this afternoon to Tuesday evening, or until the warning is cancelled. * At 7:30 AM Sunday, the stage was 24.75 feet. * Flood stage is 29.0 feet. * Minor flooding is forecast. * Forecast...The Poteau River near Panama is expected to rise above flood stage this afternoon and continue to rise to near 32.5 feet by early Monday afternoon. The river is expected to fall below flood stage Tuesday afternoon. * Impact...At 33.0 feet, moderate flooding of agricultural lands occurs between Shady Point to Arkoma. Williams Road east of Panama and some local farm roads are flooded. && LAT...LON 3521 9470 3504 9462 3523 9442 3540 9439 3540 9449 $$U.S. Dept. of CommerceNOAA National Weather Service1325 East West HighwaySilver Spring, MD 20910E-mail: w-nws.webmaster@noaa.govPage last modified: June 2, 2009DisclaimerCreditsGlossaryPrivacy PolicyAbout UsCareer OpportunitiesNATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE: for Safety, for Work, for Fun - FOR LIFE