Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
346 PM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPRINGFIELD HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  SOUTHWESTERN OREGON COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL MISSOURI...

* UNTIL 1000 PM CDT.

* AT 340 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
SLOW MOVING THUNDERSTORMS WITH VERY HEAVY RAINFALL HAS IMPACTED THE
SPRING RIVER BASIN OF SOUTHWEST OREGON COUNTY FOR SEVERAL HOURS
TODAY. RADAR HAS ESTIMATED THAT NEARLY THREE INCHES OF RAIN HAS
OCCURRED WITHIN THE HEADWATERS AREA BETWEEN ROVER AND KOSHKONONG.
ADDITIONAL THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAIN WILL CONTINUE TO IMPACT
THIS RIVER CHANNEL AND IT`S TRIBUTARIES THROUGH THE LATE AFTERNOON
HOURS.

* RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLASH FLOODING TO
  OCCUR. LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE...GRAND GULF STATE PARK...
  KOSHKONONG...ROVER AND THAYER. 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 3649 9167 3661 9168 3672 9168 3673 9165
      3673 9161 3670 9149 3665 9144 3659 9141
      3649 9140 3649 9142

$$

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