Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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WGUS43 KSGF 211045
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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Flood Warning
National Weather Service Springfield MO
545 AM CDT FRI APR 21 2017

MOC009-119-145-211845-
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Newton MO-McDonald MO-Barry MO-
545 AM CDT FRI APR 21 2017

The National Weather Service in Springfield has issued a

* Flood Warning for Small Streams in...
  Newton County in southwestern Missouri...
  McDonald County in southwestern Missouri...
  Barry County in southwestern Missouri...

* Until 145 PM CDT Friday

* At 539 AM CDT, Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated
  thunderstorms with heavy rain over the area. One and a half to
  two and a half inches of rain has already fallen since Thursday
  evening on top of already saturated soil. An additional half
  inch to one and a half inches of rainfall are expected into
  early this afternoon. This will likely result in the flooding of
  creeks and streams that are already elevated across the area.
  Flooding of low water crossings will also be likely.

* Creeks, streams, and low water crossings will be especially
  susceptible to the dangers of flooding.
  Locations in the warning include...
  Southern Joplin...                Neosho...
  Roaring River State Park...       Big Sugar Creek State Park...
  Monett...                         Cassville...
  Seneca...                         Granby...
  Anderson...                       Noel...
  Duquesne...                       Dodge...
  Shell Knob...                     Goodman...
  Purdy...                          South West City...
  Diamond...                        Seligman...
  Pineville...                      Exeter...

This warning includes but is not limited to the following low water
crossings...
Highway 43 at Buffalo Creek west of Anderson...
Business Highway 60 just north of Neosho...
Route Y at Flat Creek just northeast of Cassville...
Route C just south of Mcdowell...
and Highway 39 at Flat Creek south of Jenkins.

More heavy rainfall is also expected from later this afternoon
into tonight. This will result in a continued threat for flooding.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All
interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.

&&

LAT...LON 3650 9462 3706 9462 3705 9406 3693 9406
      3692 9362 3683 9361 3681 9358 3650 9358

$$

Schaumann


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