Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
1224 PM CDT THU AUG 27 2015

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CRAWFORD KS-BOURBON KS-
1224 PM CDT THU AUG 27 2015

...THE FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 300 PM CDT FOR WESTERN
CRAWFORD AND WESTERN BOURBON COUNTIES...

AT 1222 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS
PRODUCING LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA. RADAR AND
SURFACE OBSERVATIONS INDICATE THAT BETWEEN ONE AND 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...
GIRARD...                         MARMATON...
CHEROKEE...                       MCCUNE...
BRONSON...                        UNIONTOWN...
WALNUT...                         REDFIELD...
HEPLER...                         MAPLETON...
XENIA...                          HARDING...
HIATTVILLE...                     PETERSBURG...
BEULAH...                         FARLINGTON...
PORTERVILLE...                    GREENBUSH...
DEVON...                          BRAZILTON...

THIS ADVISORY INCLUDES BUT IS NOT LIMITED TO THE FOLLOWING LOW WATER
CROSSINGS...
AND HIGHWAY 31 AT LITTLE OSAGE RIVER 5 MILES WEST OF FULTON.

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.

PLEASE REPORT FLOODING TO YOUR LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY WHEN YOU
CAN DO SO SAFELY.

&&

LAT...LON 3803 9508 3804 9480 3734 9482 3734 9507
      3739 9509 3750 9509

$$

GAGAN


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