Flash Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
223 AM CDT THU JUL 2 2015

MOC059-065-105-167-203-215-225-229-021000-
/O.CON.KSGF.FF.W.0040.000000T0000Z-150702T1000Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
DENT MO-LACLEDE MO-POLK MO-SHANNON MO-TEXAS MO-WEBSTER MO-WRIGHT MO-
DALLAS MO-
223 AM CDT THU JUL 2 2015

...A FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 500 AM CDT FOR
NORTHERN SHANNON...NORTHERN WEBSTER...NORTHERN WRIGHT...SOUTHERN
DALLAS...SOUTHERN DENT...SOUTHERN LACLEDE...SOUTHERN POLK AND TEXAS
COUNTIES...

AT 215 AM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
THAT RAINFALL WAS TAPERING OFF ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. RAINFALL
AMOUNTS SINCE WEDNESDAY EVENING RANGED FROM 1 TO 4 INCHES WITH THE
HIGHEST RAINFALL TOTALS IN LACLEDE COUNTY.

RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL IS CAUSING FLASH FLOODING.
CREEKS...STREAMS AND LOW WATER CROSSINGS WILL BE ESPECIALLY
SUSCEPTIBLE TO THE DANGERS OF FLASH FLOODING.

THE MOST SIGNIFICANT FLASH FLOODING IS OCCURRING IN LACLEDE
COUNTY. MANY ROADS WERE FLOODED INCLUDING IN THE LEBANON AREA.

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

ROUTE KK AT GLADDEN CREEK JUST NORTH OF AKERS...
ROUTE ZZ AT THE MYERS BRANCH NEAR RADER...
ROUTE H JUST NORTH OF PLEASANT HOPE...
ROUTE E NORTH OF HIGHWAY 38 AT THE GASCONADE RIVER...
ROUTE AA AT THE POMME DE TERRE EAST OF BOLIVAR.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS UP TO AROUND ONE HALF OF AN INCH CAN BE
EXPECTED ACROSS NORTHERN WEBSTER AND WRIGHT COUNTIES WITH HIGHER
TOTALS FARTHER SOUTH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. IF FLASH FLOODING IS OBSERVED ACT QUICKLY. DO
NOT ENTER THE WATER.

&&

LAT...LON 3718 9164 3722 9268 3732 9308 3742 9310
      3743 9362 3764 9362 3760 9182 3762 9181
      3760 9115 3759 9130 3751 9131 3750 9120
      3732 9117 3725 9111

$$

FOSTER








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