Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
637 PM CDT MON MAY 30 2016

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SHANNON MO-DENT MO-PHELPS MO-LACLEDE MO-TEXAS MO-PULASKI MO-
637 PM CDT MON MAY 30 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPRINGFIELD HAS ISSUED A

* SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  NORTHWESTERN SHANNON COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL MISSOURI...
  SOUTHWESTERN DENT COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL MISSOURI...
  SOUTHWESTERN PHELPS COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL MISSOURI...
  NORTHEASTERN LACLEDE COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN MISSOURI...
  NORTHERN TEXAS COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL MISSOURI...
  PULASKI COUNTY IN CENTRAL MISSOURI...

* UNTIL 930 PM CDT

* AT 637 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING
  HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA. 1 TO 2 INCHES OF RAIN HAS
  ALREADY FALLEN IN LOCALIZED AREAS.

* CREEKS...STREAMS...AND LOW WATER CROSSINGS WILL BE ESPECIALLY
  SUSCEPTIBLE TO THE DANGERS OF FLOODING.
  LOCATIONS IN THE ADVISORY INCLUDE...
  FORT LEONARD WOOD...              CURRENT RIVER STATE PARK...
  MONTAUK STATE PARK...             WAYNESVILLE...
  ST. ROBERT...                     LICKING...
  HOUSTON...                        RICHLAND...
  RAYMONDVILLE...                   EDGAR SPRINGS...
  PLATO...                          HAZELTON...
  ROUND SPRING...                   HARTSHORN...
  FALCON...                         LENOX...
  PRESCOTT...                       OZARK SPRINGS...
  JEROME...                         DRY KNOB...

THIS ADVISORY INCLUDES BUT IS NOT LIMITED TO THE FOLLOWING LOW WATER
CROSSINGS...
HIGHWAY 119 AT PIGEON CREEK NEAR MONTAUK STATE PARK...
ROUTE T NORTHWEST OF WAYNESVILLE...
ROUTE FF AT BEAR CREEK EAST OF STOUTLAND...
ROUTE H AT LITTLE PINEY CREEK SOUTHEAST OF EDGAR SPRINGS...
AND ROUTE H AT ROUBIDOUX CREEK SOUTH OF WAYNESVILLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED...OR
PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.
DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.
IT TAKES ONLY A FEW INCHES OF SWIFTLY FLOWING WATER TO CARRY VEHICLES
AWAY.

MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.  IT IS IMPORTANT TO KNOW
WHERE YOU ARE RELATIVE TO STREAMS...RIVERS...OR CREEKS WHICH CAN
BECOME KILLERS IN HEAVY RAINS.  CAMPERS AND HIKERS SHOULD AVOID
STREAMS OR CREEKS.

IN HILLY TERRAIN THERE ARE HUNDREDS OF LOW WATER CROSSINGS WHICH ARE
POTENTIALLY DANGEROUS IN HEAVY RAIN.  DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS
FLOODED ROADS. FIND AN ALTERNATE ROUTE.  IT TAKES ONLY A FEW INCHES
OF SWIFTLY FLOWING WATER TO CARRY VEHICLES AWAY.

&&

LAT...LON 3707 9143 3765 9252 3791 9238 3794 9195
      3757 9166 3742 9137

$$

BURCHFIELD



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