Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
559 PM CDT TUE MAY 26 2015

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CHEROKEE KS-
559 PM CDT TUE MAY 26 2015

...THE FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 900 AM CDT WEDNESDAY FOR
SOUTHWESTERN CHEROKEE COUNTY...

AT 556 PM CDT...THE CHEROKEE COUNTY EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT DIRECTOR
OBSERVED FLOODING ACROSS LARGE AREAS OF WESTERN CHEROKEE COUNTY.
THIS FLOODING WAS DUE TO A SWOLLEN NEOSHO RIVER...THAT WAS BACKING
UP INTO SMALLER TRIBUTARIES AND LOW LYING FIELDS. SEVERAL COUNTY
ROADS WERE ALSO FLOODED AND IMPASSABLE.

RUNOFF FROM THIS RAIN IS CAUSING FLOODING. CREEKS...STREAMS AND LOW
WATER CROSSINGS WILL BE ESPECIALLY SUSCEPTIBLE TO THE DANGERS OF
FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FLOODING IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT. MOST FLOOD RELATED DEATHS OCCUR
IN AUTOMOBILES. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS WATER COVERED BRIDGES...
DIPS...OR LOW WATER CROSSINGS. NEVER TRY TO CROSS A FLOWING STREAM...
EVEN A SMALL ONE...ON FOOT OR IN A VEHICLE.

&&

LAT...LON 3721 9508 3713 9493 3700 9486 3700 9507

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