Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
639 PM CDT TUE MAY 31 2016

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DADE MO-CEDAR MO-
639 PM CDT TUE MAY 31 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPRINGFIELD HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  NORTHWESTERN DADE COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN MISSOURI...
  SOUTHWESTERN CEDAR COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN MISSOURI...

* UNTIL 1245 AM CDT WEDNESDAY

* AT 638 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING
  HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA. ONE TO THREE INCHES OF RAIN
  HAS ALREADY FALLEN IN A LOCALIZED AREA NEAR THE DADE AND CEDAR
  COUNTY LINE.

* CREEKS...STREAMS...AND LOW WATER CROSSINGS WILL BE ESPECIALLY
  SUSCEPTIBLE TO THE DANGERS OF FLOODING.
  LOCATIONS IN THE ADVISORY INCLUDE...
  STOCKTON STATE PARK...            JERICO SPRINGS...
  ARCOLA...                         UMBER VIEW HEIGHTS...
  NEOLA...                          SYLVANIA...
  CEDARVILLE...

THIS ADVISORY INCLUDES BUT IS NOT LIMITED TO THE FOLLOWING LOW WATER
CROSSINGS...
HIGHWAY 97 AT KELLER BRANCH 8 MILES NORTH OF LOCKWOOD...
AND ROUTE E AT CEDAR CREEK EAST OF SYLVANIA.

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.

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.

PLEASE REPORT FLOODING TO YOUR LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY WHEN YOU
CAN DO SO SAFELY.

&&

LAT...LON 3762 9374 3748 9375 3744 9408 3765 9407

$$

GRIFFIN



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