Flash Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
702 AM CDT SUN AUG 30 2015

MOC153-213-301545-
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TANEY MO-OZARK MO-
702 AM CDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1045 AM CDT SUNDAY
FOR EASTERN TANEY AND WESTERN OZARK COUNTIES...

AT 656 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR SHOWED A WEAKENING AREA OF
THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE WARNING AREA. ANOTHER HALF INCH OF RAIN WITH
LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS WILL BE POSSIBLE AS THE STORMS WEAKEN OVER
THE NEXT HOUR.

RADAR ESTIMATED RAINFALL INDICATES THAT OVER TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAS
FALLEN OVER A LARGE PORTION OF EASTERN TANEY COUNTY INTO FAR
NORTHWEST OZARK COUNTY. THE HEAVIEST RAIN HAS FALLEN FROM WEST OF
PROTEM TO AN AREA SOUTHEAST OF BRADLEYVILLE WHERE 4 TO JUST OVER 6
INCHES OF RAIN HAS OCCURRED EARLY THIS MORNING.

HIGHWAY 125 ALONG BRUSHY CREEK WAS REPORTED TO BE FLOODED AS OF 616
AM.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR OCCURRING.
RESIDENTS LIVING ALONG STREAMS AND CREEKS SHOULD TAKE IMMEDIATE
PRECAUTIONS TO PROTECT LIFE AND PROPERTY.  DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS
SWIFTLY FLOWING WATERS OR WATERS OF UNKNOWN DEPTH BY FOOT OR BY
AUTOMOBILE.

FLOODING IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.  IT IS IMPORTANT TO KNOW WHERE
YOU ARE RELATIVE TO STREAMS...RIVERS...OR CREEKS WHICH CAN BECOME
KILLERS IN HEAVY RAINS.  CAMPERS AND HIKERS SHOULD AVOID STREAMS OR
CREEKS.

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.
&&

LAT...LON 3681 9296 3681 9267 3680 9260 3652 9263
      3650 9264 3650 9306

$$

DSA



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