Flash Flood Statement
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
657 AM CDT SUN JUL 26 2015

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SHELBY MO-
657 AM CDT SUN JUL 26 2015

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 930 AM CDT SUNDAY
FOR SHELBY COUNTY...

AT 652 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED SPOTTY...AND FAIRLY LIGHT...
THUNDERSTORMS OVER EASTERN SECTIONS OF SHELBY COUNTY.
HOWEVER...THERE IS A LARGE AREA OF THUNDERSTORMS OVER SOUTHERN IOWA
MOVING SOUTHEAST...AND WILL BE RETURNING HEAVY RAIN TO THE AREA
BETWEEN 7 AND 8AM.  AS THIS HEAVY RAIN MOVES IN...THE FLASH FLOOD
THREAT WILL ONCE AGAIN INCREASE.

RADAR INDICATES RAINS IN EXCESS OF 3 INCHES FELL DURING THE PREDAWN
HOURS...PRIMARILY OVER EASTERN SECTIONS OF SHELBY COUNTY.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
SHELBINA...CLARENCE...SHELBYVILLE...MAUD...EMDEN...HUNNEWELL...BETHEL
AND LEONARD.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND NOW. ACT QUICKLY TO PROTECT YOUR LIFE.

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING.

TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

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

&&

LAT...LON 3995 9184 3966 9185 3966 9218 3960 9219
      3961 9230 3962 9230 3995 9229

$$

TRUETT


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