Flood Statement
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
1131 PM CDT WED MAY 27 2015

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REYNOLDS MO-
1131 PM CDT WED MAY 27 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ST LOUIS HAS ISSUED A

* SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTHEASTERN REYNOLDS COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST MISSOURI...

* UNTIL 530 AM CDT THURSDAY

* AT 1123 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA. DOPPLER
  RADAR ESTIMATED 2 TO 2 1/2 INCHES OF RAIN HAD FALLEN AND ADDITIONAL
  HEAVY RAINFALL WAS LIKELY.

* RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING TO
  OCCUR...ESPECIALLY ALONG SMALL STREAMS AND NEAR LOW WATER
  CROSSINGS. MINOR FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO OCCUR OVER MAINLY RURAL
  AREAS OF SOUTHEASTERN REYNOLDS COUNTY...INCLUDING THE TOWN OF
  REDFORD.

THE HEADWATERS OF SINKING CREEK IS THE PRIMARY WATERSHED AFFECTED BY
THESE STORMS.  ADDITIONAL RAINFALL HAS FALLEN INTO THE GOOSE CREEK
BASIN.  PEOPLE WHO SHOULD BE WATCHFUL FOR FLOODING ON THESE STREAMS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE
ELEVATED OR PONDING OF WATER IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM THIS STORM WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...HIGHWAYS AND UNDERPASSES. ADDITIONALLY...
COUNTRY ROADS AND FARMLANDS ALONG THE BANKS OF CREEKS AND STREAMS AND
OTHER LOW LYING AREAS ARE SUBJECT TO MINOR FLOODING.

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS
BRIDGES...DIPS...OR OTHER LOW SPOTS IF WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY.
NEVER TRY TO CROSS A FLOWING STREAM...EVEN A SMALL ONE...ON FOOT OR
IN A VEHICLE.

&&

LAT...LON 3717 9092 3741 9107 3742 9077 3738 9077
      3737 9075 3727 9076 3727 9073 3717 9073
      3716 9075 3714 9075 3713 9077 3705 9078

$$

CARNEY








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