Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
1117 PM CDT FRI APR 29 2016

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CHEROKEE KS-NEWTON MO-MCDONALD MO-DADE MO-JASPER MO-BARTON MO-
LAWRENCE MO-
1117 PM CDT FRI APR 29 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPRINGFIELD HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  CHEROKEE COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN KANSAS...
  NEWTON COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN MISSOURI...
  MCDONALD COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN MISSOURI...
  DADE COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN MISSOURI...
  JASPER COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN MISSOURI...
  SOUTHEASTERN BARTON COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN MISSOURI...
  NORTHWESTERN LAWRENCE COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN MISSOURI...

* UNTIL 515 AM CDT SATURDAY

* AT 1112 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED RAIN AND THUNDERSTORMS
  PRODUCING HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA. ONE AND A HALF TO
  TWO AND A HALF INCHES OF RAIN HAS ALREADY FALLEN. AN ADDITIONAL
  QUARTER TO A HALF INCH OF RAINFALL IS EXPECTED THROUGH 2 AM...
  ESPECIALLY EAST OF THE INTERSTATE 49 CORRIDOR. THIS RAINFALL
  WILL LIKELY RESULT IN MINOR FLOODING OF LOW WATER CROSSINGS...
  LOW TERRAIN...AND POOR DRAINAGE AREAS IN URBAN LOCATIONS.

* CREEKS...STREAMS...AND LOW WATER CROSSINGS WILL BE ESPECIALLY
  SUSCEPTIBLE TO THE DANGERS OF FLOODING.

THIS ADVISORY INCLUDES BUT IS NOT LIMITED TO THE FOLLOWING LOW WATER
CROSSINGS...
HIGHWAY 43 AT BUFFALO CREEK WEST OF ANDERSON...
NORTH MAIN AND MURPHY BOULEVARD IN JOPLIN...
BUSINESS HIGHWAY 60 JUST NORTH OF NEOSHO...
HIGHWAY 97 AT THE SPRING RIVER NORTH OF STOTTS CITY...
AND HIGHWAY 37 AT THE SPRING RIVER SOUTHWEST OF AVILLA.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 3734 9507 3736 9434 3758 9407 3757 9363
      3727 9362 3702 9395 3693 9399 3693 9407
      3677 9407 3650 9430 3650 9461 3699 9461
      3700 9507

$$

SCHAUMANN



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