Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
1247 AM CDT TUE SEP 2 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPRINGFIELD HAS ISSUED A

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

* UNTIL 700 AM CDT.

* AT 1240 AM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  SLOW MOVING THUNDERSTORMS WITH VERY HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE
  WARNED AREA. RADAR ESTIMATED THAT PORTIONS OF THE WARNED AREA HAD
  RECEIVED ONE AND ONE HALF TO THREE INCHES OF RAINFALL WITH LOCALLY
  HEAVIER AMOUNTS MONDAY EVENING INTO THE EARLY OVERNIGHT HOURS.
  ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CONTINUE TO IMPACT  THE WARNED AREA
  OVERNIGHT ADDING TO THE FLOODING POTENTIAL.

* RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLASH FLOODING TO
  OCCUR. LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE...ARMA...BAXTER SPRINGS...
  CARONA...CHEROKEE...COLUMBUS...FRONTENAC...GALENA...GIRARD...
  MCCUNE...MULBERRY...PITTSBURG...SCAMMON...TREECE...WEIR AND WEST
  MINERAL. CREEKS...STREAMS AND LOW WATER CROSSINGS WILL BE
  ESPECIALLY SUSCEPTIBLE TO THE DANGERS OF FLASH FLOODING.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 3757 9510 3758 9462 3701 9461 3700 9462
      3700 9507 3728 9509 3738 9508 3739 9509

$$

WISE








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