Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
544 AM CDT TUE MAY 26 2015

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CHEROKEE KS-JASPER MO-MCDONALD MO-NEWTON MO-
544 AM CDT TUE MAY 26 2015

...THE FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 900 AM CDT FOR
CHEROKEE...JASPER...MCDONALD AND NEWTON COUNTIES...

THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION REPORTS THAT RAIN FROM THE LAST
COUPLE OF DAYS CONTINUES TO PRODUCE FLOODING OF CREEKS AND STREAMS
ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. THIS INCLUDES LITTLE SUGAR AND LIGHTNING
CREEKS.

RUNOFF FROM THIS RAIN IS CAUSING FLOODING. LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING
INCLUDE BIG SUGAR CREEK STATE PARK. CREEKS...STREAMS AND LOW WATER
CROSSINGS WILL BE ESPECIALLY SUSCEPTIBLE TO THE DANGERS OF FLOODING.

THIS WARNING INCLUDES BUT IS NOT LIMITED TO THE FOLLOWING LOW WATER
CROSSINGS...

HIGHWAY 43 AT BUFFALO CREEK WEST OF ANDERSON...
NORTH MAIN AND MURPHY BOULEVARD IN JOPLIN...
BUSINESS HIGHWAY 60 JUST NORTH OF NEOSHO...
HIGHWAY 37 AT THE SPRING RIVER SOUTHWEST OF AVILLA...
HIGHWAY 7 AT LITTLE CHERRY CREEK NORTH OF COLUMBUS...
ROUTE JJ AT CENTER CREEK SOUTHEAST OF CARL JUNCTION...
ROUTE F...3 MILES NORTHEAST OF REEDS...
ROUTE CC AT LOST CREEK JUST SOUTH OF RACINE...
ROUTE DD AT THE ELK RIVER JUST NORTH OF NOEL...
ROUTE O AT THE SPRING RIVER JUST SOUTH OF ALBA.

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 3650 9463 3699 9463 3700 9507 3734 9508
      3734 9462 3737 9459 3735 9408 3649 9407

$$

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