Severe flooding continues in Tulsa and the surrounding area.

At a Saturday news conference, officials updated flood conditions throughout Tulsa County, addressed flow rates from the Keystone Dam and urged people to stay away from the water, with Tulsa’s mayor saying residents should make preparations to evacuate.

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Tom joined the Tulsa World in 1988 after being an intern and graduating from the University of Central Oklahoma. He lived in Saudi Arabia before graduating from Broken Arrow High School. He is married to Karen Gilbert and his three grown children.