Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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WGUS43 KSGF 172009

Flood Warning
National Weather Service Springfield MO
309 PM CDT THU AUG 17 2017

Cherokee KS-
309 PM CDT THU AUG 17 2017

The National Weather Service in Springfield has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
  Western Cherokee County in southeastern Kansas...

* Until 300 AM CDT Friday

* At 303 PM CDT, heavy rainfall from Wednesday was causing flooding
  along Lightning Creek. Other creek and streams will likely remain
  elevated for the rest of Today and Tonight due to additional water
  flowing down the Neosho River.

* Creeks, streams, and low water crossings will be especially
  susceptible to the dangers of flooding.
  Locations in the warning include...
  Columbus...                       Sherman...
  West Mineral...                   Melrose...
  Hallowell...                      Sherwin...
  Faulkner...                       Carona...


Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All
interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.


LAT...LON 3734 9507 3734 9487 3700 9485 3700 9507
      3710 9508



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