Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
253 PM CDT WED OCT 1 2014

MOZ034-041-042-047>051-059-021200-
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MONROE MO-BOONE MO-AUDRAIN MO-MONITEAU MO-COLE MO-OSAGE MO-
CALLAWAY MO-MONTGOMERY MO-GASCONADE MO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COLUMBIA...MEXICO...JEFFERSON CITY
253 PM CDT WED OCT 1 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ST LOUIS HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL MISSOURI...EAST
  CENTRAL MISSOURI AND NORTHEAST MISSOURI...INCLUDING THE
  FOLLOWING COUNTIES...IN CENTRAL MISSOURI...AUDRAIN MO...BOONE
  MO...CALLAWAY MO...COLE MO...MONITEAU MO AND OSAGE MO. IN
  EAST CENTRAL MISSOURI...GASCONADE MO AND MONTGOMERY MO. IN
  NORTHEAST MISSOURI...MONROE MO.

* FROM 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING

* HEAVY RAIN IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP THIS EVENING AND PERSIST OVER
  PARTS OF THE AREA TONIGHT. THERE ARE INDICATIONS THAT SEVERAL
  ROUNDS OF THUNDERSTORMS MAY TRAIN OVER THE SAME LOCATIONS
  TONIGHT INTO THURSDAY PRODUCING POCKETS OF VERY HEAVY RAIN.
  RAINFALL AMOUNTS IN EXCESS OF 3 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER
  AMOUNTS ARE POSSIBLE.

* HEAVY RAINFALL WILL RESULT IN FLOODING OF LOW LYING OR POOR
  DRAINAGE AREAS...AND ULTIMATELY DANGEROUS FLASH FLOODING ON
  SMALLER CREEKS AND STREAMS. SIGNIFICANT RISES ON LARGER
  STREAMS AND RIVERS WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT FLASH FLOODING IS POSSIBLE BUT NOT
IMMINENT IN THE WATCH AREA. PEOPLE IN THE WATCH AREA SHOULD BE
AWARE OF THE POSSIBILITY OF HEAVY RAINFALL AND FLASH FLOODING.
CHECK YOUR PREPAREDNESS REQUIREMENTS...ESPECIALLY IF YOU LIVE IN
FLOOD PRONE AREAS. STAY INFORMED...AND BE READY FOR QUICK ACTION
IF FLOODING IS OBSERVED OR IF A FLASH FLOOD WARNING IS ISSUED.

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CARNEY





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