Rains swamp Yukon area Tuesday

Flood warning issued until 3 p.m. Tuesday

Banner Road is closed due to flooding Tuesday west of Yukon. (Photo by Robert Medley)

A flood warning has been issued for the Yukon area until 3 p.m. Tuesday, the National Weather Service reports.

Between 3 to 8 inches of rain fell in parts of Canadian County in a 24-hour period.


Areas where flooding is possible Tuesday include Calumet, Cedar Lake, Concho, El Reno, western, northwestern Oklahoma City, Mustang, Piedmont, Richland and Union City.

Heavy rains flooded farmland west of Banner Road near the Kush Konnection dispensary on State Highway 66. (Photo by Robert Medley)

Motorists are urged not to drive into high water. Follow The Yukon Progress and yukonprogress.com for updates.