Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
627 AM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPRINGFIELD HAS EXTENDED THE

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  CHEROKEE COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST KANSAS...
  CRAWFORD COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST KANSAS...

* UNTIL NOON CDT.

* AT 626 AM CDT...LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICIALS REPORTED THAT
  EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WAS PRODUCING FLASH FLOODING ACROSS THE WARNED
  AREA. SEVERAL ROADS ACROSS CHEROKEE COUNTY REMAIN FLOODED AND
  IMPASSABLE. LOCAL CREEK AND STREAM GAUGES ALSO INDICATE THAT
  WATER LEVELS CONTINUE TO RISE DUE TO RAPID RUNOFF. THIS INCLUDES
  LIGHTNING CREEK WHICH IS CURRENTLY OUT OF ITS BANKS.

* RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLASH FLOODING TO
  OCCUR. LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE...ARCADIA...ARMA...BAXTER
  SPRINGS...BEULAH...BRAZILTON...CARONA...CHEROKEE...CHICOPEE...
  COLUMBUS...CRESTLINE...CROWEBURG...ENGLEVALE...FARLINGTON...
  FAULKNER...FRANKLIN...FRONTENAC...GALENA...GIRARD...GREENBUSH...
  HALLOWELL...HEPLER...LAWTON...LONE OAK...LOWELL...MCCUNE...
  MELROSE...MULBERRY...NEUTRAL...OPOLIS...PITTSBURG...POLK...RINGO...
  RIVERTON...ROSELAND...SCAMMON...SHERMAN...SHERWIN...SKIDMORE...
  STIPPVILLE...TREECE...WEIR...WEST MINERAL AND YALE. CREEKS...
  STREAMS AND LOW WATER CROSSINGS WILL BE ESPECIALLY SUSCEPTIBLE TO
  THE DANGERS OF FLASH FLOODING.

THIS WARNING INCLUDES BUT IS NOT LIMITED TO THE FOLLOWING LOW WATER
CROSSINGS...

HIGHWAY 7 AT LITTLE CHERRY CREEK NORTH OF COLUMBUS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FLOODING IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT. MOST FLOOD RELATED DEATHS OCCUR
IN AUTOMOBILES. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS WATER COVERED BRIDGES...
DIPS...OR LOW WATER CROSSINGS. NEVER TRY TO CROSS A FLOWING STREAM...
EVEN A SMALL ONE...ON FOOT OR IN A VEHICLE.

&&

LAT...LON 3766 9508 3767 9507 3767 9462 3702 9461
      3700 9462 3699 9498 3700 9508

$$

SCHAUMANN








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