Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Kansas City/Pleasant Hill, MO

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL MO
112 AM CDT TUE AUG 4 2015

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SULLIVAN MO-ADAIR MO-LINN MO-MACON MO-
112 AM CDT TUE AUG 4 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PLEASANT HILL HAS ISSUED A

* SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR POOR DRAINAGE AREAS FOR...
  SOUTHERN SULLIVAN COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL MISSOURI...
  SOUTHWESTERN ADAIR COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN MISSOURI...
  LINN COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL MISSOURI...
  MACON COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL MISSOURI...

* UNTIL 715 AM CDT TUESDAY

* AT 109 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE SMALL STREAM FLOODING. OVERFLOWING
  POOR DRAINAGE AREAS WILL RESULT IN MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY
  AREA. ONE TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN OVER
  SOUTHERN MACON COUNTY FROM JUST NORTH OF NEW CAMBRIA THROUGH MACON.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  MACON...BEVIER...BUCKLIN...ATLANTA...CALLAO...LINNEUS...BROWNING...
  NEW CAMBRIA...PURDIN...HUMPHREYS...ELMER...ETHEL...SOUTH GIFFORD...
  OSGOOD...SAINT CATHERINE...WINIGAN...EXCELLO...REGER AND NEW
  BOSTON.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF ONE TO THREE INCHES IS EXPECTED OVER THE
AREA THROUGH 7 AM. THIS ADDITIONAL RAIN WILL MAKE MINOR FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...AS WELL AS FARM AND COUNTRY ROADS. DO NOT
ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 3960 9230 3960 9238 3990 9336 4023 9336
      3996 9234 3995 9234 3995 9229

$$

MJ


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