Message Summary: The flood warning continues for
the cimarron river near ripley. * until wednesday morning...or until the warning is cancelled. * at 8:00 pm monday the stage was 18.2 feet. * minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * flood stage is 17.0 feet. * forecast...the cimarron river will continue rising and crest near
18.7 feet mid tuesday morning. The cimarron river will fall below
flood stage early wednesday morning. * impact...at 19.0 feet...places along the cimarron river valley in
payne county are covered by flood depths averaging 2 feet.
Agricultural lands...oil wells...and water wells located near the
river banks are inundated or cut off for several hours...by water
in side channels.