Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
1001 AM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

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CHEROKEE KS-JASPER MO-MCDONALD MO-NEWTON MO-
1001 AM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPRINGFIELD HAS EXTENDED THE

* FLOOD WARNING FOR SMALL STREAMS IN...
  CHEROKEE COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST KANSAS...
  JASPER COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI...
  MCDONALD COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI...
  NEWTON COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI...

* UNTIL 1000 PM CDT MONDAY.

* AT 937 AM CDT...AREAL FLOODING OF SMALL STREAMS CONTININUED ACROSS
THE WARNED AREA.  AREAS OF NOTE INCLUDED LIGHTNING CREEK IN CHEROKEE
COUNTY KANSAS AND THE BIG AND LITTLE SUGAR CREEKS IN MCDONALD COUNTY
MISSOURI.

* RUNOFF FROM PREVIOUS RAINFALL IS CAUSING FLOODING. LOCATIONS IN
THE WARNING INCLUDE...ANDERSON...BAXTER SPRINGS...BIG SUGAR CREEK
STATE PARK...CARONA...CARTERVILLE...CARTHAGE...COLUMBUS...DIAMOND...
DUENWEG...DUQUESNE...FAIRVIEW...GALENA...GOODMAN...GRANBY...IRON
GATES...JASPER...JOPLIN...LANAGAN...LEAWOOD...NEOSHO...NOEL...
ORONOGO...PINEVILLE... PURCELL...SAGINAW...SARCOXIE...SCAMMON...
SENECA...SHOAL CREEK DRIVE...SILVER CREEK...SOUTH WEST
CITY...TREECE...WEBB CITY...WEIR   AND WEST MINERAL.
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...
BUSINESS HIGHWAY 60 JUST NORTH OF NEOSHO.


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.

FLOODING IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT. IT IS IMPORTANT TO KNOW WHERE
YOU ARE RELATIVE TO STREAMS...RIVERS...OR CREEKS WHICH CAN BECOME
KILLERS IN HEAVY RAINS. CAMPERS AND HIKERS SHOULD AVOID STREAMS OR
CREEKS.

&&

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

$$

GAEDE







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