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Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 7:02 PM CDT on May 23, 2015

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on May 25, 2015


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Monday evening...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* a portion of southwest Missouri... including the following
areas... Barry... Christian... Greene... Jasper... Lawrence...
McDonald... Newton... stone and Taney.

* Through Monday evening

* multiple rounds of showers and thunderstorms will impact the
watch area this weekend. Moderate to heavy rain will develop
tonight over southeast Kansas and far western Missouri with a
slow eastward spread toward the Highway 65 corridor on
Sunday. The heaviest rainfall will occur along and west of
Interstate 49 Sunday night. Total rainfall amounts of one and
a half to near three inches are expected by Memorial Day.

* This excessive rainfall may result in flash flooding of small
streams and low water crossings as well as significant rises
and flooding of some main Stem rivers.

The Elk... Spring... and southern James River basins will likely be
impacted and could experience flooding.

Those with outdoor recreational plans over southeast Kansas into
western Missouri this Memorial Day weekend including camping and
floating along area rivers and streams should be alert for rising
water levels.

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.





Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Coastal Hazard Statement
Alaska - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Arizona - Record Report
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
California - Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report
Colorado - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Special Statement
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement , Beach Hazard Statement
Georgia - Coastal Hazard Statement
Idaho - Record Report
Kansas - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Hydrologic Statement , Record Report
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Maine - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Massachusetts - Special Statement
Michigan - Record Report
Minnesota - Flood Warning
Mississippi - Hydrologic Statement
Missouri - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch
Nebraska - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Nevada - Record Report
New Jersey - Special Statement
New York - Special Statement
North Carolina - Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Oregon - Record Report
Rhode Island - Special Statement
South Carolina - Public Information Statement
South Dakota - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch
Texas - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Coastal Hazard Statement, Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Hydrologic Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Utah - Record Report
Vermont - Special Statement
Washington - Record Report
Wyoming - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Record Report
- Severe Thunderstorm Watch
- Small Craft Advisory