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Flash Flood Warning

Statement as of 5:02 AM CDT on July 07, 2015

Expires 12:00 PM EDT on July 07, 2015


The National Weather Service in Springfield has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
Laclede County in southwest Missouri...
northern Texas County in south central Missouri...
northern Wright County in southwest Missouri...
southern Pulaski County in central Missouri...
southwestern Phelps County in east central Missouri...
Webster County in southwest Missouri...

* until 1100 am CDT.

* At 451 am CDT... National Weather Service Doppler radar indicated
slow moving thunderstorms with very heavy rainfall across the
warned area. Doppler radar estimates that 1 to 3 inches of
rainfall has fallen in the warned area with additional 1 to 2
inches possible through mid morning.

* Runoff from this excessive rainfall will cause flash flooding to
occur. Locations in the warning include... Beulah... competition...
Conway... Diggins... Dry Knob... Duncan... Edgar Springs... Elkland...
Falcon... Fordland... Fort Leonard Wood... Graff... Grovespring...
Hartville... Hazelton... Huggins... Laquey... Lebanon... Licking...
Lynchburg... Manes... Marshfield... Morgan... Niangua... Northview...
Odin... Ozark Springs... Phillipsburg... Plato... Prescott... Rader...
Richland... Roby... Rogersville... sleeper... St. Robert... Success...
Twin Bridges and Waynesville. Creeks... streams and low water
crossings will be especially susceptible to the dangers of flash
flooding.

This warning includes but is not limited to the following low water
crossings...

Route zz at the Myers branch near Rader...
Route E north of Highway 38 at the Gasconade river...
Greenwood Road at the Pomme de Terre headwaters...
Route a just south of Marshfield...
Route j at Parks creek 2 miles east of Morgan.


Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring.
Residents living along streams and creeks should take immediate
precautions to protect life and property. Do not attempt to cross
swiftly flowing waters or waters of unknown depth by foot or by
automobile.

Flooding is occurring or is imminent. Most flood related deaths occur
in automobiles. Do not attempt to cross water covered bridges...
dips... or low water crossings. Never try to cross a flowing stream...
even a small one... on foot or in a vehicle.


Lat... Lon 3748 9307 3749 9286 3761 9285 3788 9239
      3780 9177 3779 9181 3760 9181 3760 9176
      3743 9176 3708 9300 3709 9306


Griffin




Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 4:19 AM CDT on July 07, 2015

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on July 08, 2015


The National Weather Service in Springfield has issued a

* Flood Advisory for...
Laclede County in southwest Missouri...
Maries County in central Missouri...
northern Texas County in south central Missouri...
northwestern Dent County in south central Missouri...
Phelps County in east central Missouri...
Pulaski County in central Missouri...

* until 1000 am CDT.

* At 407 am CDT... National Weather Service Doppler radar indicated
heavy rainfall across the advisory area. Doppler radar has
estimated that locally 1 to 2 inches of rainfall has fallen in
since midnight with an additional 1 inch of rainfall possible
early this morning.

* Runoff from this heavy rainfall will cause minor flooding.
Locations in the advisory include... Anutt... Bangert... Belle...
Bennett Spring State Park... Beulah... Brinktown... competition...
Conway... Crocker... devil's Elbow... Dixon... Doolittle... Dry Knob...
Edgar Springs... Falcon... Fort Leonard Wood... Hazelton... Howes...
Jerome... Lake Spring... Laquey... Lebanon... Lecoma... Lenox...
Licking... Lynchburg... Montauk State Park... Morgan... Newburg...
Northwye... Ozark Springs... Phillipsburg... Plato... Richland...
Roby... Rolla... Rosati... Salem... sleeper... Sligo... St. James... St.
Robert... Stoutland... Swedeborg... Twin Bridges... Vichy... Vienna and
Waynesville. Creeks... streams and low water crossings will be
especially susceptible to the dangers of flooding.

This advisory includes but is not limited to the following low water
crossings...

Route N at the Maries river east of Brinktown...
Highway 8 five miles southeast of Saint James...
Route o at Jones Creek just south of Dixon...
Route y northwest of Rolla...
Route j at Parks creek 2 miles east of Morgan.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Advisory means river or stream flows are elevated or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.

Most flood deaths occur in automobiles. Never drive your vehicle into
areas where the water covers the roadway. Flood waters are usually
deeper than they appear. Just one foot of flowing water is powerful
enough to sweep vehicles off the Road. When encountering flooded
roads make the smart choice... turn around... dont drown.


Lat... Lon 3771 9131 3744 9173 3749 9285 3771 9285
      3788 9266 3790 9263 3780 9256 3783 9246
      3786 9241 3802 9240 3802 9218 3829 9218
      3829 9163 3816 9164 3815 9151 3780 9152
      3778 9130


Griffin




347 am CDT Tue Jul 7 2015

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Wednesday
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... Barry... Barton... Benton...
Camden... Cedar... Christian... Dade... Dallas... Dent... Douglas...
Greene... Hickory... Jasper... Laclede... Lawrence... Maries...
McDonald... Miller... Morgan... Newton... Ozark... Phelps... Polk...
Pulaski... St. Clair... stone... Taney... Texas... Vernon...
Webster and Wright.

* Through Wednesday evening

* today... intermittent showers and a few embedded storms will move
across the area. Pockets of locally heavy rainfall are possible
where heavier showers train... or repeated move across the same
area. Widespread moderate to heavy rainfall will develop across
the region tonight and Wednesday as low pressure moves northeast
along a front that is stalled over the area. Storm total
rainfall amounts between two and four inches are currently
expected across the watch area... with locally higher amounts
possible. The highest rainfall amounts through Wednesday are
currently expected along and northwest of the Interstate 44
corridor.

* Soils are already saturated across the region... and many
creeks... streams and rivers are already running above normal.
This additional rainfall is expected to lead to flash
flooding of streams... flood prone areas... and low water
crossings. Flooding of larger main Stem rivers may also
occur.

Those camping or floating along area streams and rivers should be
alert for rising water levels.

Rivers potentially impacted by flooding include the Osage...
Marmaton... Spring ... Elk... James... and Gasconade.

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.





Record Report

Statement as of 9:45 AM CDT on July 06, 2015


... Record daily maximum rainfall set at Springfield MO...

A record rainfall of 2.65 inch(es) was set at Springfield MO
yesterday. This ties the old record of 2.05 set in 1932.



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