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Event Flash Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain
State OKLAHOMA
County/Area MCCLAIN
WFO OUN
Report Source Fire Department/Rescue
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2010-07-08 17:15:00.0 CST-6
Begin Location 2W NEWCASTLE
Begin Lat/Lon 35.25/-97.64
End Date 2010-07-08 19:15:00.0 CST-6
End Location 3NW NEWCASTLE
End Lat/Lon 35.28/-97.63
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 0.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative Moist, tropical air remained in place over Oklahoma, with scattered showers and thunderstorms remaining a daily afternoon occurrence. A weak boundary stalled close to I-44 by early afternoon. The highest concentration of precipitation occurred near and southeast of this boundary, with intense rainfall rates of over two inches per hour reported at many locations. One location that received some of the heavier rainfall was south Oklahoma City. For the 2nd time in three days, a band of heavy rainfall set up over the southern portion of Oklahoma, causing a localized area of flash flooding. The rain lasted for 2 to 3 hours, and as much as 7 inches of rain was reported. Most of the roadways were quickly flooded. Creeks in the area flooded, flooding several homes with a few feet of water. The rainfall intensity and coverage decreased with the loss of daytime heating.
Event Narrative Flooding was reported along North Rockwell Avenue between NW 24th and 22nd Streets. Additional flooding was reported along the 800 block of East Fox Lane and near the Bradford housing addition. Several roads had at least two to three feet of water over top of them.


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All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
NEWCASTLE MCCLAIN CO. OK 07/08/2010 17:15 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
VALLEY BROOK OKLAHOMA CO. OK 07/08/2010 17:30 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MOUNTAIN VIEW KIOWA CO. OK 07/08/2010 20:00 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K