Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
235 PM CDT SUN SEP 18 2016

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WEBSTER MO-WRIGHT MO-TEXAS MO-
235 PM CDT SUN SEP 18 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPRINGFIELD HAS ISSUED A

* SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  EASTERN WEBSTER COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN MISSOURI...
  WRIGHT COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN MISSOURI...
  SOUTHWESTERN TEXAS COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL MISSOURI...

* UNTIL 630 PM CDT

* AT 235 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING
  HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA. ONE TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAS
  ALREADY FALLEN ON SATURATED GROUND FROM RECENT HEAVY RAINFALL.

* CREEKS...STREAMS...AND LOW WATER CROSSINGS WILL BE ESPECIALLY
  SUSCEPTIBLE TO THE DANGERS OF FLOODING.
  LOCATIONS IN THE ADVISORY INCLUDE...
  MOUNTAIN GROVE...                 CABOOL...
  SEYMOUR...                        MANSFIELD...
  DAWSON...                         NORWOOD...
  HARTVILLE...                      DUNCAN...
  HUGGINS...                        BENDAVIS...
  BUCYRUS...                        RADER...
  ODIN...                           SIMMONS...
  SUCCESS...                        ELK CREEK...
  MANES...                          GRAFF...
  GROVESPRING...

THIS ADVISORY INCLUDES BUT IS NOT LIMITED TO THE FOLLOWING LOW WATER
CROSSINGS...
ROUTE E NORTH OF HIGHWAY 38 AT THE GASCONADE RIVER...
ROUTE M AT PARKS CREEK NEAR GROVESPRING...
ROUTE HH...3 MILES NORTH OF NIANGUA...
ROUTE ZZ AT THE MYERS BRANCH NEAR RADER...
AND ROUTE Z AT ELK CREEK SOUTH OF COMPETITION.

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 AN ALTERNATE ROUTE.  IT TAKES ONLY A FEW INCHES
OF SWIFTLY FLOWING WATER TO CARRY VEHICLES AWAY.

&&

LAT...LON 3707 9280 3748 9281 3747 9199 3705 9197

$$

GRIFFIN


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