Flash Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
540 PM CDT SUN JUL 26 2015

MOC065-203-215-270100-
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DENT MO-SHANNON MO-TEXAS MO-
540 PM CDT SUN JUL 26 2015

...A FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 800 PM CDT FOR
EASTERN TEXAS...NORTHWESTERN SHANNON AND SOUTHWESTERN DENT
COUNTIES...

AT 537 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED SLOW
MOVING THUNDERSTORMS WITH VERY HEAVY RAINFALL WERE COMING TO AN END
ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. RADAR ESTIMATES THAT 3 TO 5 INCHES OF
RAINFALL OCCURRED THIS AFTERNOON BETWEEN HARTSHORN AND ROUND SPRING.
THIS IS LIKELY RESULTING IN FLASH FLOODING.

RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLASH FLOODING TO
OCCUR. LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE...AKERS...ALLEY SPRING...
ARROLL...CURRENT RIVER STATE PARK...EMINENCE...HARTSHORN...JADWIN...
MONTAUK STATE PARK...MONTAUK...PINE CREST...ROUND SPRING...
SUMMERSVILLE AND WEST EMINENCE. 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 KK AT GLADDEN CREEK JUST NORTH OF AKERS...
HIGHWAY 119 AT PIGEON CREEK NEAR MONTAUK STATE PARK.

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

&&

LAT...LON 3737 9129 3705 9131 3706 9173 3732 9174
      3751 9176 3750 9150

$$

SCHAUMANN








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