Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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WGUS83 KSGF 140827
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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
327 AM CDT MON JUL 14 2014

MOC225-229-141100-
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WEBSTER MO-WRIGHT MO-
327 AM CDT MON JUL 14 2014

...THE FLOOD ADVISORY FOR HEAVY RAIN REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 600 AM
CDT FOR WEBSTER AND WRIGHT COUNTIES...

AT 326 AM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
THAT RAIN WAS COMING TO AN END ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA. HOWEVER...
2 TO 3 INCHES OF RAIN FELL OVERNIGHT ACROSS THE HEADWATERS AREA OF
THE  POMME DE TERRE...NIANGUA...AND GASCONADE RIVERS. THIS IS
EXPECTED TO RESULT IN MINOR FLOODING OF LOW WATER CROSSINGS.

RUNOFF FROM THIS HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING. LOCATIONS
IN THE ADVISORY INCLUDE...DAWSON...DUNCAN...ELKLAND...GRAFF...
GROVESPRING...HARTVILLE...MANES...MARSHFIELD...NIANGUA...NORTHVIEW...
ODIN AND RADER. CREEKS...STREAMS AND LOW WATER CROSSINGS WILL BE
ESPECIALLY SUSCEPTIBLE TO THE DANGERS OF FLOODING.

THIS ADVISORY INCLUDES BUT IS NOT LIMITED TO THE FOLLOWING LOW WATER
CROSSINGS...

ROUTE ZZ AT THE MYERS BRANCH NEAR RADER...
ROUTE E NORTH OF HIGHWAY 38 AT THE GASCONADE RIVER...
GREENWOOD ROAD AT THE POMME DE TERRE HEADWATERS...
ROUTE A JUST SOUTH OF MARSHFIELD...
GREENWOOD ROAD 5 MILES WEST OF MARSHFIELD.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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 ALTERNATE ROUTES. IT TAKES ONLY A FEW INCHES OF
SWIFTLY FLOWING WATER TO CARRY VEHICLES AWAY.

&&

LAT...LON 3719 9306 3749 9307 3748 9226 3719 9225

$$

SCHAUMANN







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