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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
1058 PM CDT WED OCT 1 2014

...EXCESSIVE RAINFALL POSSIBLE TONIGHT...

THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP AND SLIDE SOUTH ACROSS
PORTIONS OF WESTERN AND CENTRAL MISSOURI...AND FAR SOUTHEASTERN
KANSAS THROUGH THE OVERNIGHT HOURS. ADDITIONAL THUNDERSTORMS WILL
THEN DEVELOP AHEAD OF AND ALONG A COLD FRONT ON THURSDAY. ALONG
WITH RAINFALL THAT OCCURRED EARLIER WEDNESDAY EVENING...STORM
TOTAL RAINFALL BY THURSDAY NIGHT WILL RANGE FROM TWO TO LOCALLY
FIVE INCHES OF RAIN ACROSS THE WATCH AREA.

KSZ073-097-101-MOZ055>058-066>071-077>081-088-089-021500-
/O.CON.KSGF.FF.A.0003.000000T0000Z-141003T0000Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
BOURBON-CRAWFORD-CHEROKEE-BENTON-MORGAN-MILLER-MARIES-VERNON-
ST. CLAIR-HICKORY-CAMDEN-PULASKI-PHELPS-BARTON-CEDAR-POLK-DALLAS-
LACLEDE-JASPER-DADE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FORT SCOTT...PITTSBURG...
BAXTER SPRINGS...COLUMBUS...WARSAW...COLE CAMP...VERSAILLES...
ELDON...LAKE OZARK...VIENNA...NEVADA...APPLETON CITY...OSCEOLA...
HERMITAGE...OSAGE BEACH...CAMDENTON...FORT LEONARD WOOD...
WAYNESVILLE...ROLLA...LAMAR...EL DORADO SPRINGS...STOCKTON...
BOLIVAR...BUFFALO...LEBANON...JOPLIN...CARTHAGE...GREENFIELD
1058 PM CDT WED OCT 1 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR...

* PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST KANSAS AND MISSOURI...INCLUDING THE
  FOLLOWING AREAS...IN SOUTHEAST KANSAS...BOURBON...CHEROKEE
  AND CRAWFORD. IN MISSOURI...BARTON...BENTON...CAMDEN...
  CEDAR...DADE...DALLAS...HICKORY...JASPER...LACLEDE...MARIES...
  MILLER...MORGAN...PHELPS...POLK...PULASKI...ST. CLAIR AND
  VERNON.

* THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING.

* TWO TO FIVE INCHES OF RAIN IS FORECAST WITHIN THE FLASH FLOOD
  WATCH AREA. THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING EXCESSIVE
  RAINFALL ARE EXPECTED TO TRAIN ACROSS PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST
  KANSAS AND THE MISSOURI OZARKS TONIGHT...WITH ADDITIONAL STORMS
  EXPECTED DURING THE DAY THURSDAY.

* FLASH FLOODING RISKS ARE INCREASING OVER PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST
  KANSAS AND THE MISSOURI OZARKS FOR TONIGHT AND THROUGH
  THURSDAY. FLOODING IN THIS REGION TYPICALLY CONSISTS OF SMALL
  STREAMS AND CREEKS FLOODING LOW LYING AREAS...INCLUDING LOW
  WATER CROSSING AND ACTUAL ROADWAYS.

ANYONE THAT HAS INTERESTS WITHIN THE OSAGE...LITTLE OSAGE...
SAC...MARMATON...POMME DE TERRE...AND NIANGUA RIVER BASINS...
SHOULD MONITOR FUTURE WARNINGS AND STATEMENTS TONIGHT AND
THURSDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

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