Beaver River flows for the first time in years

Staff photo/Shawn Yorks
Staff Writer

Water flows in the Beaver River under U.S. Highway 64 between Guymon and Optima on Sunday afternoon. Heavy rains upstream in Cimarron and western Texas County flooded the dry riverbeds on Friday and Saturday and the water made it downstream late Saturday and Sunday. Guymon Municipal Airport received 2 inches of rain late Friday and on Saturday.