Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
846 AM CDT WED SEP 17 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPRINGFIELD HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  GREENE COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI...
  NORTHERN CHRISTIAN COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI...
  SOUTHERN WEBSTER COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI...

* UNTIL 300 PM CDT WEDNESDAY.

* AT 840 AM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  THAT EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WAS PRODUCING FLASH FLOODING IN THE CITY
  OF SPRINGFIELD. RAINFALL RATES ARE EXCEEDING ONE INCH PER HOUR.

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

FLASH FLOODING OF STREETS AND POOR DRAINAGE AREAS WILL OCCUR WITHIN
THE CITY OF SPRINGFIELD.

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

ROUTE U AT PEDELO CREEK NORTHEAST OF SPARTA...
SCENIC AVENUE IN SOUTHWEST SPRINGFIELD...
ROUTE C AT THE LITTLE SAC RIVER NORTH OF STRAFFORD...
GREENWOOD ROAD AT THE POMME DE TERRE HEADWATERS...
EAST BUENA VISTA ROAD AT WARD BRANCH SOUTH OF SPRINGFIELD.

TOTAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF ONE TO TWO AND A HALF INCHES ARE EXPECTED
WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR OCCURRING.
RESIDENTS LIVING ALONG STREAMS AND CREEKS SHOULD TAKE IMMEDIATE
PRECAUTIONS TO PROTECT LIFE AND PROPERTY. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS
SWIFTLY FLOWING WATERS OR WATERS OF UNKNOWN DEPTH BY FOOT OR BY
AUTOMOBILE.

&&

LAT...LON 3700 9361 3728 9361 3728 9362 3736 9362
      3735 9269 3707 9286 3707 9290 3698 9291

$$

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