Message Summary: ...flood warning extended until wednesday morning... The flood warning continues for
the cimarron river near ripley. * from monday evening to wednesday morning...or until the warning is
cancelled. * at 8:00 pm sunday the stage was 11.7 feet. * minor flooding is forecast. * flood stage is 17.0 feet. * forecast...the cimarron river will rise above flood stage monday
evening and crest near 18.2 feet mid tuesday morning. The cimarron
river will fall below flood stage early wednesday morning. * impact...at 18.0 feet...places along the cimarron river valley in
payne county are briefly flooded to depths of about a foot.
Agricultural lands and oil wells located near the river banks are
inundated or cut off by water in side channels.