High Waters Close Roads
The Oklahoma Department of Transportation reports several road closings because of high water resulting from recent heavy rain. Motorists are advised against driving into water on roadways.
Statewide Highway Closings due to high water:
SH-20 between SH-11 and US-75, east of Skiatook
SH-11 between SH-20 and Sperry
SH-51 from 121st to 131st in Coweta
SH-80 between Hulbert and Wildwood
SH-33 at Cottonwood Creek in Guthrie
Southbound SH-74 between Waterloo Rd. & Covell Rd.
SH-4 between Wagner Rd. and SH-66, north of Yukon
SH-66 at Alfadale Rd. in El Reno
SH-48 at N. Canadian River Bridge north of Bearden
SH-22 east of Nida
SH-9A at Salt Creek south of Maud
US-259A between Broken Bow Lake Spillway and Beavers Bend Park
US-270 between Wister and Heavener
SH-31 from the Jct. of SH-31 and US-270 (west edge of McAlester) west to Haywood
SH-63 from Bache Road east to Haileyville
SH-113 from Canadian west to Indianola
SH-131 at Wardville
The following areas are being monitored closely because they are experiencing high water levels, however crews have not closed the roadway at this time:
US-75A north of Beggs high water
SH-16 Railroad underpass high water
SH-104 east of Haskell high water
SH- 72 between 181st to 191st high water
SH-104 from Haskell to the junction of SH-51B high water
SH-16 at Gray Oak Rd., east of Okay high water
SH-82 approximately 1/2 mile south of Red Oak high water
SH-18 at the Deep Fork River south of Chandler high water
To check Current Road Conditions call the Dept. of Public Safety's Road Conditions Hotline at 888-425-2385.
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