weather.gov     
National Weather Service

Watches, Warnings & Advisories
NWS Homepage

Flash Flood Warning


FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
619 PM CDT SAT AUG 30 2014

MOC119-310100-
/O.CON.KSGF.FF.W.0015.000000T0000Z-140831T0100Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
MCDONALD MO-
619 PM CDT SAT AUG 30 2014

...A FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 800 PM CDT FOR EAST
CENTRAL MCDONALD COUNTY...

AT 615 PM CDT...RAIN HAD ENDED ACROSS THE WARNED
AREA...HOWEVER...RUNOFF FROM RAINFALL EARLIER THIS AFTERNOON WILL
CONTINUE TO RESULT IN THE POTENTIAL FOR FLASH FLOODING ALONG BRUSH
CREEK...MIKES CREEK...AND UPPER BIG SUGAR CREEK IN EASTERN MCDONALD
COUNTY.

LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE...POWELL. CREEKS...STREAMS AND LOW
WATER CROSSINGS WILL BE ESPECIALLY SUSCEPTIBLE TO THE DANGERS OF
FLASH FLOODING.

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 3657 9421 3663 9424 3667 9417 3668 9409
      3667 9407 3655 9407 3654 9409

$$
BOXELL

U.S. Dept. of Commerce
NOAA National Weather Service
1325 East West Highway
Silver Spring, MD 20910
E-mail: w-nws.webmaster@noaa.gov
Page last modified: June 2, 2009
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE: for Safety, for Work, for Fun - FOR LIFE