Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service Springfield MO
547 AM CDT FRI AUG 11 2017

The National Weather Service in Springfield has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
  Southern Cherokee County in southeastern Kansas...
  Newton County in southwestern Missouri...
  Southwestern Jasper County in southwestern Missouri...

* Until 1145 AM CDT

* At 546 AM CDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
  heavy rain across the warned area. Up to three inches of rain has
  already fallen. Flash flooding is expected to begin shortly.

* Creeks, streams, and low water crossings will be especially
  susceptible to the dangers of flash flooding.
  Locations in the warning include...
  Joplin...                         Neosho...
  Webb City...                      Baxter Springs...
  Columbus...                       Galena...
  Seneca...                         Granby...
  Duquesne...                       Sarcoxie...
  Duenweg...                        Diamond...
  Loma Linda...                     Airport Drive...
  Leawood...                        Lowell...
  Silver Creek...                   Fairview...
  Shoal Creek Drive...              Saginaw...

This warning includes but is not limited to the following low water
crossings...
North Main and Murphy Boulevard In Joplin...
Business Highway 60 just north of Neosho...
Route CC at Lost Creek just south of Racine...
Route W at Shoal Creek near Ritchey...
and Schifferdecker Road at Turkey Creek in Joplin.

Additional rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches are possible in the
warned area.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

A Flash Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring.
If you are in the warned area move to higher ground immediately.
Residents living along streams and creeks should take immediate
precautions to protect life and property.

&&

LAT...LON 3724 9507 3712 9447 3705 9406 3676 9407
      3677 9461 3700 9462 3700 9507

$$

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