Flash Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
908 AM CDT THU JUL 23 2015

MOC225-231600-
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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
WEBSTER MO-
908 AM CDT THU JUL 23 2015

...A FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1100 AM CDT FOR
SOUTHWESTERN WEBSTER COUNTY...

FLOODING OF LOW WATER CROSSINGS AND OTHER LOW LYING AREAS CONTINUES
ACROSS SOUTHWESTERN WEBSTER COUNTY THIS MORNING...AFTER ONE TO TWO
INCHES OF RAIN FELL IN LESS THAN ONE HOUR EARLIER THIS MORNING.
SIGNIFICANT RISES OF CREEKS AND STREAMS WITHIN THE FINLEY AND JAMES
RIVER HEADWATERS REGION CAN BE EXPECTED...INCLUDING FINLEY
CREEK...PANTHER CREEK...AND GREASY CREEK.

RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL IS CAUSING FLASH FLOODING.
LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE...DIGGINS...FORDLAND AND
ROGERSVILLE. CREEKS...STREAMS AND LOW WATER CROSSINGS WILL BE
ESPECIALLY SUSCEPTIBLE TO THE DANGERS OF FLASH FLOODING.

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

ROUTE Z AT FINLEY CREEK 3 MILES SOUTHEAST OF FORDLAND...
NORTH IRON MOUNTAIN ROAD AT PANTHER CREEK NEAR FORDLAND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FLOODING IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT. MOST FLOOD RELATED DEATHS OCCUR
IN AUTOMOBILES. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS WATER COVERED BRIDGES...
DIPS...OR LOW WATER CROSSINGS. NEVER TRY TO CROSS A FLOWING STREAM...
EVEN A SMALL ONE...ON FOOT OR IN A VEHICLE.

&&

LAT...LON 3709 9290 3709 9306 3723 9306 3720 9284
      3716 9281 3710 9282 3706 9287 3707 9290

$$

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