WEATHER: Historic flooding serious issue after Friday’s tornadoes

Posted on: 6:27 am, May 29, 2013, by and , updated on: 02:20pm, June 2, 2013

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  • Wall cloud looking north from Rock Creek Rd & I-35 in Norman

  • 50th and May area. These clouds were over our house just before we left to seek shelter elsewhere .-Lori Spaid

  • Courtesy: Denise Kimball in the Paseo

  • Near 36th and Shartel

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  • Mother and baby killed when tornado blew their SUV off the highway near Mustang. - Lance West May 31

  • El Reno tornado overturned numerous semis. - Lance West May 31

  • South Moore power poles down - Lance West May 31

  • El Reno tornado - Reed Timmer May 31

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  • Norman

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  • Hail in El Reno 5/31/13

  • Not my pic. It was just posted on Facebook.

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  • Courtesy: Bryan

  • Courtesy: Erin near Union City

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  • Courtesy: Ralph Davis near Ren & Rockwell

  • Courtesy: Sandy Price in North Norman

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  • Courtesy: Tracy at SW52 & Independence

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  • OKC Mesta Park flooding - Victoria Stahl

  • Courtesy: Agsokc near NW 50th & Western

  • Courtesy: Andrew Cruz in Bethany

  • Courtesy: Brittany Callison in Paseo District

  • Courtesy: Carly Murray on Reno

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  • Courtesy: Curtis Liles in Downtown OKC

  • Courtesy: Eric Radford near Devon

  • Courtesy: Kevin & DeLeah Poe in Stillwater

  • Courtesy: Vella in Silver Lake

After serious storms and tornadoes battered central Oklahoma Friday night, flooding is now a serious issue for the metro. DO NOT drive into standing water.

Saturday will be quieter — showers and storms will continue to push towards the southeast and skies will clear this afternoon and folks can begin to dry out. 5″-10″ of rain has fallen from this storm system around the metro.

May 2013 will now go down as the wettest May on record for OKC.See Saturday’s weather forecast here.

Thousands are without power across the state - OG&E power outages

The Red Cross has opened shelters after Friday’s storms:
- Christ Church – 620 West Vandament, Yukon.
- St. Andrews United Methodist – 2727 SW 119th, Moore (This shelter has been open since May 20)
- Redlands Community College – 1300 S. Country Club Road, El Reno

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