#BREAKING: Officials have issued a flash flood emergency for Oklahoma City and Moore.
Officials say that “This is an extremely dangerous and life-threatening situation. Do not attempt to travel unless you are fleeing an area subject to flooding or under an evacuation order”.
This is a FLASH FLOOD EMERGENCY for Oklahoma City, Edmond and Moore! Please avoid travel and do NOT drive into water!!
This is a FLASH FLOOD EMERGENCY for Oklahoma City, Edmond and Moore! Please avoid travel and do NOT drive into water!! t.co/khXkNWQVz8
— NWS Norman (@NWSNorman) June 7, 2018
This has now been ungraded to a FLASH FLOOD EMERGENCY for the Oklahoma City metro and Moore, Oklahoma, until 1:15 p.m. CDT. Seek higher ground now! t.co/0LJlM7Lvzo
— The Weather Channel (@weatherchannel) June 7, 2018
— KOCO-5 Oklahoma City (@koconews) June 7, 2018
OUN continues Flash Flood Warning for Cleveland, Oklahoma [OK] till 1:15 PM CDT t.co/V85FTF7DNx
— Kansas StormTrackers (@KSstormchasers) June 7, 2018
A Flash Flood Emergency for Oklahoma City, Edmond and Moore. This is a PARTICULARLY DANGEROUS SITUATION. SEEK HIGHER GROUND NOW! #okwx
— Elinor McMillan (@BlueLAskies) June 7, 2018
FLASH FLOODING POSSIBLE
VALID UNTIL 0230 PM CDT
SLOW-MOVING HEAVY SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE TO PROMOTE A FLASH FLOOD THREAT OVER THE NEXT FEW HOURS.t.co/YOSiOQV1WQ pic.twitter.com/h1GSPkyWFK
— Irene Carmichael – OWM (@IreneCarmichae1) June 7, 2018
Despite it's state name, everything was not OK in Oklahoma City as drenching rains prompted a flash flood emergency in the area earlier today. This man found himself stranded during those downpours but was able to keep a smile. Listen in. pic.twitter.com/Q6N0zHSST9
— WeatherNation (@WeatherNation) June 7, 2018
— Amanda Leigh Schmidt (@amandalschmidt_) June 7, 2018
h/t Truth Seeker!