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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
959 PM CDT TUE MAY 24 2016

...From the National Weather Service in Little Rock...the Flood
Warning continues for the following river in Arkansas...

  Black River At Black Rock affecting Independence...Jackson and
  Lawrence Counties


River forecasts are based on current conditions and rainfall
forecasted to occur over the next 12 hours. During periods of
flooding...Evening forecasts are reissued with updated rainfall
forecasts.

Observed and forecasted stage data plots are available on our
Advanced Hydrologic Prediction Service web page at...
www.srh.noaa.gov/lzk
Under the Current Conditions section...Select River and Lakes AHPS.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety message...Remember to Turn Around...Don`t Drown
Do not drive cars through flooded areas.

Everyone with property or other interest along streams and rivers
should remain alert to changing weather forecast. Should conditions
change...Look for river forecast or Flood Warnings for use in

&&

ARC063-067-075-251759-
/O.CON.KLZK.FL.W.0051.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/BKRA4.1.ER.160510T1821Z.160525T1800Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
959 PM CDT TUE MAY 24 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Black River At Black Rock.
* until further notice...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 9:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 16.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 18.0 feet by
  Wednesday early afternoon.
* Impacts at 17.0 feet...Low lying cultivated land and pastures in
  Lawrence, Jackson, and Independence counties flood.


             Fld     Observed                 Forecast 6 AM
Location     Stg   Stg  Day Time    Wed    Thu    Fri    Sat    Sun

Black River
  Black Rock  14  16.3 Tue 09 PM   17.9   16.8   16.1   15.4   14.7


&&


LAT...LON 3570 9140 3591 9125 3612 9115 3610 9101
 3588 9110 3564 9128



$$

FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
639 PM CDT TUE MAY 24 2016

MOC091-149-153-203-250945-
/O.NEW.KSGF.FA.W.0001.160524T2339Z-160525T0945Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
SHANNON MO-HOWELL MO-OREGON MO-OZARK MO-
639 PM CDT TUE MAY 24 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPRINGFIELD HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  SOUTHERN SHANNON COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL MISSOURI...
  HOWELL COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL MISSOURI...
  OREGON COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL MISSOURI...
  OZARK COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN MISSOURI...

* UNTIL 445 AM CDT WEDNESDAY

* AT 638 PM CDT...THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION REPORTED FLOODING
  IN THE WARNED AREA. TWO TO FOUR INCES OF RAINFALL HAS OCCURRED
  WITH PREVIOUS THUNDERSTORMS WHICH HAS LED TO SOME FLOODING OF LOW
  LYING AREAS.

* CREEKS...STREAMS...AND LOW WATER CROSSINGS WILL BE ESPECIALLY
  SUSCEPTIBLE TO THE DANGERS OF FLOODING.
  LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE...
  WEST PLAINS...                    GRAND GULF STATE PARK...
  MOUNTAIN VIEW...                  THAYER...
  WILLOW SPRINGS...                 WINONA...
  ALTON...                          GAINESVILLE...
  BIRCH TREE...                     POMONA...
  BAKERSFIELD...                    THEODOSIA...
  SOUTH FORK...                     KOSHKONONG...
  PONTIAC...                        BRANDSVILLE...
  WASOLA...                         MONTIER...
  THOMASVILLE...                    SUNDOWN...

THIS WARNING INCLUDES BUT IS NOT LIMITED TO THE FOLLOWING LOW WATER
CROSSINGS...
ROUTE H...3 MILES EAST OF WINONA...
HIGHWAY 142 AT THE SPRING RIVER WEST OF LANTON...
HIGHWAY 142 AT THE BENNETTS RIVER WEST OF MOODY...
ROUTE K...3 MILES SOUTHWEST OF POTTERSVILLE...
AND ROUTE H AT ROCKY CREEK 6 MILES NORTHEAST OF WINONA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR HAS BEEN REPORTED.
STREAM RISES WILL BE SLOW AND FLASH FLOODING IS NOT EXPECTED.
HOWEVER...ALL INTERESTED PARTIES SHOULD TAKE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS
IMMEDIATELY.

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.

TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

&&

LAT...LON 3680 9275 3679 9210 3702 9193 3714 9104
      3708 9122 3682 9126 3681 9111 3650 9113
      3650 9276

$$

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