Flash Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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WGUS73 KSGF 161901
FFSSGF

Flash Flood Statement
National Weather Service Springfield MO
201 PM CDT WED AUG 16 2017

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Cherokee KS-Barton MO-Jasper MO-
201 PM CDT WED AUG 16 2017

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 700 PM CDT FOR
CHEROKEE...SOUTHEASTERN BARTON AND NORTHWESTERN JASPER COUNTIES...

At 200 PM CDT, local law enforcement reported flash flooding in the
warned area...particularly in northwest Jasper County where several
roads have been washed out. Up to three inches of rain has already
fallen. Flash flooding is already occurring.

Additional thunderstorms are developing near the Kansas and Oklahoma
state line this afternoon and evening.  This activity is likely to
train over the warned area...that already experienced excessive
rain.

This warning includes but is not limited to the following low water
crossings...
Highway 7 at Little Cherry Creek north of Columbus...
Route JJ at Center Creek southeast of Carl Junction...
Highway 126 at The Spring River 3 miles north of Jasper...
Route O at The Spring River just south of Alba...
and Route C at Horse Creek east of Milford.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flash Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring.
If you are in the warned area move to higher ground immediately.
Residents living along streams and creeks should take immediate
precautions to protect life and property.

&&

LAT...LON 3722 9503 3734 9469 3734 9462 3736 9462
      3755 9432 3760 9420 3762 9408 3741 9408
      3732 9416 3712 9454 3706 9462 3700 9462
      3700 9507 3715 9508

$$

Cramer



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