Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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FFASGF

URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Flood Watch
National Weather Service Springfield MO
143 PM CDT Thu May 18 2017

...Additional Rounds of Rain Tonight into Saturday...

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Bourbon-Crawford-Cherokee-Benton-Vernon-St. Clair-Hickory-Barton-
Cedar-Jasper-Dade-Newton-McDonald-
Including the cities of Fort Scott, Pawnee Station, Chicopee,
Lone Oak, Pittsburg, Baxter Springs, Lowell, Riverton, Columbus,
Neutral, Sherwin, Stippville, Warsaw, Whitakerville, Cole Camp,
Crockerville, Mora, Edmonson, Lincoln, NEVADA, Tiffin,
Appleton City, Johnson City, Weaubleau, Hermitage, Quincy,
Wheatland, Cross Timbers, Kenoma, Lamar, Cedar Springs,
El Dorado Springs, Filley, Arnica, Caplinger Mills, Stockton,
Joplin, Carthage, Greenfield, Lockwood, Meinert, Neosho,
Anderson, Noel, Goodman, South West City, Pineville,
and Rocky Comfort
143 PM CDT Thu May 18 2017

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM CDT FRIDAY THROUGH
SATURDAY MORNING...

The National Weather Service in Springfield has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of southeast Kansas and
  Missouri, including the following areas, in southeast Kansas,
  Bourbon, Cherokee, and Crawford. In Missouri, Barton, Benton,
  Cedar, Dade, Hickory, Jasper, McDonald, Newton, St. Clair, and
  Vernon.

* From 1 AM CDT Friday through Saturday morning

* Multiple rounds of showers and thunderstorms are expected to
  track across the region tonight into Saturday. Rainfall amounts
  of 2 to 3 inches with locally heavier amounts are expected
  across southeastern Kansas and western Missouri.

* This rainfall will lead to the potential of flooding of low-
  lying areas including low water crossings and rise on creeks and
  streams.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.

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Wise



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