Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
449 PM CDT TUE JUL 26 2016

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CHRISTIAN MO-STONE MO-
449 PM CDT TUE JUL 26 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPRINGFIELD HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  CENTRAL CHRISTIAN COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN MISSOURI...
  NORTHERN STONE COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN MISSOURI...

* UNTIL 1045 PM CDT

* AT 449 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING
  HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA. UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAS
  ALREADY FALLEN.

* CREEKS...STREAMS...AND LOW WATER CROSSINGS WILL BE ESPECIALLY
  SUSCEPTIBLE TO THE DANGERS OF FLOODING.
  LOCATIONS IN THE ADVISORY INCLUDE...
  NIXA...                           OZARK...
  CLEVER...                         SPARTA...
  CRANE...                          HIGHLANDVILLE...
  GALENA...                         MCCORD BEND...
  HURLEY...                         SPOKANE...
  PONCE DE LEON...                  SELMORE...
  BOAZ...                           CHESTNUTRIDGE...
  CHRISTIAN CENTER...               ELSEY...

THIS ADVISORY INCLUDES BUT IS NOT LIMITED TO THE FOLLOWING LOW WATER
CROSSINGS...
HIGHWAY 13 AT PINE RUN NORTHWEST OF GALENA...
ROUTE O AT TORY CREEK 2 MILES SOUTHWEST OF HIGHLANDVILLE...
HIGHWAY 13 AT RAILEY CREEK JUST SOUTH OF GALENA...
ROUTE BB AT CRANE CREEK 2 MILES NORTH OF ELSEY...
AND ROUTE CC AT SPRING CREEK SOUTH OF HURLEY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED...OR
PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.
DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.
IT TAKES ONLY A FEW INCHES OF SWIFTLY FLOWING WATER TO CARRY VEHICLES
AWAY.

TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

&&

LAT...LON 3679 9358 3681 9358 3683 9361 3703 9361
      3702 9307 3681 9307 3682 9331 3678 9331
      3678 9357

$$

FRYE



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