Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
449 AM CDT THU JUL 2 2015

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BOURBON KS-CEDAR MO-DENT MO-LACLEDE MO-POLK MO-SHANNON MO-TEXAS MO-
VERNON MO-WEBSTER MO-WRIGHT MO-DALLAS MO-
449 AM CDT THU JUL 2 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPRINGFIELD HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  CEDAR COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI...
  DALLAS COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI...
  DENT COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL MISSOURI...
  EASTERN BOURBON COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST KANSAS...
  LACLEDE COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI...
  NORTHERN SHANNON COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL MISSOURI...
  NORTHERN TEXAS COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL MISSOURI...
  NORTHERN WEBSTER COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI...
  NORTHERN WRIGHT COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI...
  POLK COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI...
  VERNON COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL MISSOURI...

* UNTIL 500 PM CDT THURSDAY.

* AT 441 AM CDT.... LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICIALS REPORTED THAT
  RAIN WAS PRODUCING FLOODING ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. MANY ROADWAYS
  ARE FLOODED ACROSS THE REGION...WITH CREEKS...STREAMS...AND RIVERS
  RUNNING HIGH OR OUT OF THEIR BANKS.

* RUNOFF FROM THIS RAIN IS CAUSING FLOODING. 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...

ROUTE KK AT GLADDEN CREEK JUST NORTH OF AKERS...
ROUTE ZZ AT THE MYERS BRANCH NEAR RADER...
ROUTE H JUST NORTH OF PLEASANT HOPE...
ROUTE E NORTH OF HIGHWAY 38 AT THE GASCONADE RIVER...
ROUTE C NORTH OF BUFFALO AT LINDLEY CREEK...
HIGHWAY 32 EAST OF BUFFALO AT GREASY CREEK...
ROUTE AA AT THE POMME DE TERRE EAST OF BOLIVAR...
HIGHWAY 215 JUST EAST OF PLEASANT HOPE...
ROUTE W AT TURKEY CREEK JUST WEST OF EUDORA...
ROUTE V AT WEAUBLEAU CREEK EAST OF FLEMINGTON.

MULTIPLE WATER RESCUES HAVE TAKEN PLACE THIS MORNING DUE TO DRIVERS
ATTEMPTING TO CROSS FLOODED ROADWAYS.  DO NOT DRIVE THROUGH FLOOD
WATERS...TURN AROUND AND FIND AN ALTERNATE ROUTE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IN HILLY TERRAIN THERE ARE HUNDREDS OF LOW WATER CROSSINGS WHICH ARE
POTENTIALLY DANGEROUS IN HEAVY RAIN. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS
FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES. IT ONLY TAKES A FEW INCHES OF
SWIFTLY FLOWING WATER TO CARRY VEHICLES AWAY.

&&

LAT...LON 3723 9270 3742 9310 3743 9362 3765 9363
      3765 9461 3803 9483 3804 9406 3790 9406
      3781 9357 3780 9319 3790 9317 3786 9241
      3771 9241 3761 9224 3760 9182 3779 9180
      3779 9131 3770 9117 3751 9131 3725 9113

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