Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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WGUS53 KSGF 200149

Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service Springfield MO
849 PM CDT FRI MAY 19 2017

The National Weather Service in Springfield has extended the

* Flash Flood Warning for...
  Newton County in southwestern Missouri...
  McDonald County in southwestern Missouri...

* Until 300 AM CDT Saturday

* At 848 PM CDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain across the warned
  area. Up to three inches of rain has already fallen. Flash
  flooding is already occurring. Another round of excessive rainfall
  was entering McDonald and Newton counties from Oklahoma.  This
  will worsen the flooding that has already began.

This warning includes but is not limited to the following low water
Highway 43 at Buffalo Creek west of Anderson...
Business Highway 60 just north of Neosho...
Route CC at Lost Creek just south of Racine...
Route DD at The Elk River just north of Noel...
and Route W at Shoal Creek near Ritchey.


In hilly terrain there are hundreds of low water crossings which are
potentially dangerous in heavy rain. Do not attempt to cross flooded
roads. Find an alternate route.


LAT...LON 3650 9462 3706 9462 3705 9406 3650 9407



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