Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
429 PM CDT SAT AUG 30 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPRINGFIELD HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  EAST CENTRAL MCDONALD COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI...

* UNTIL 800 PM CDT.

* AT 421 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  SLOW MOVING THUNDERSTORMS WITH VERY HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE
  WARNED AREA. VERY HEAVY RAIN OVER THE LAST FEW HOURS ACROSS THE
  BIG SUGAR CREEK WATERSHED WILL RESULT IN RAPID RISES ALONG BRUSH
  CREEK...MIKES CREEK...AND UPPER BIG SUGAR CREEK.

* RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLASH FLOODING TO
  OCCUR. LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE...POWELL. CREEKS...STREAMS
  AND LOW WATER CROSSINGS WILL BE ESPECIALLY SUSCEPTIBLE TO THE
  DANGERS OF FLASH FLOODING.


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 3657 9421 3663 9424 3667 9417 3668 9409
      3667 9407 3655 9407 3654 9409

$$

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