UPDATE: Flash flood watch issued in Oklahoma Monday

A flash flood watch begins at 1 p.m. in parts of Oklahoma Monday. Temperatures will be near 90 degrees with a heat index near 97 in central Oklahoma.
FROM STAFF REPORTS Modified: July 29, 2013 at 9:10 am •  Published: July 29, 2013
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9:15 a.m. A flash flood watch has been issued from 1 p.m. Monday to 1 p.m. Tuesday for parts of central, northern and northwest Oklahoma, the National Weather Service reports.

Counties that will be in the watch are Alfalfa, Garfield, Grant, Kay Lincoln, Logan, Noble, Payne, and Noble. Up to 3 inches of rainfall is possible, the weather service reports.

Check NewsOK.com for weather updates.

5:15 a.m. A hot, humid day is ahead in central Oklahoma Monday with rain chances, the National Weather Service reports.

Temperatures will be near 90 degrees with heat index values up to 97 degrees.

The Oklahoma City forecast is as follows:

Monday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 7 a.m. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Mostly cloudy with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 97. South wind 8 to 15 mph with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50 percent.

Monday night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Mostly cloudy with a low around 72. South wind 8 to 14 mph with gusts as high as 20 mph.

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