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Areal Flood Warning

Statement as of 6:43 PM CDT on July 07, 2015

Expires 12:00 PM EDT on July 10, 2015


The National Weather Service in Springfield has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
Barry County in southwest Missouri...
Christian County in southwest Missouri...
northwestern Taney County in southwest Missouri...
southeastern McDonald County in southwest Missouri...
Stone County in southwest Missouri...

* until 500 am CDT Wednesday.

* At 634 PM CDT... the Department of Transportation indicated
widespread flooding of low lying areas and roadways due to
excessive rainfall earlier today. Addtional rainfall is expected
overnight tonight... potentially causing small
streams... creeks... and river to rise again. This Flood Warning
replaces the previous Flash Flood Warning.

* Runoff from this rain is causing flooding. Locations in the warning
include... big Sugar Creek State Park... Branson West... Branson...
Cassville... Crane... Exeter... Galena... Highlandville... Hollister...
Indian Point... Kimberling City... Lanagan... Merriam Woods... Noel...
Ozark... Pineville... Reeds Spring... Roaring River State Park...
Rockaway Beach... Seligman... South West City... Sparta... Table Rock
State Park and Washburn. Creeks... streams and low water crossings
will be especially susceptible to the dangers of flooding.

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

Highway 13 at railey creek near Reeds Spring...
Highway 13 at Pine Run northwest of Galena...
Route u at pedelo creek northeast of Sparta...
Route y at Flat Creek just northeast of Cassville...
Route c just south of McDowell.

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 3650 9462 3655 9463 3709 9312 3708 9290
      3681 9291 3669 9318 3666 9315 3659 9315
      3657 9324 3658 9342 3650 9360


Cramer



257 PM CDT Tue Jul 7 2015

* from Wednesday afternoon... until further notice.
... For the Elk River near Tiff City...
* at 2:30 PM Tuesday the stage was 6.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will rise above flood stage by tomorrow
afternoon and continue to rise to near 17.3 feet by early Thursday
morning. The river will fall below flood stage by late Thursday
morning.




               Flood observed forecast 7 am

Location stage stage day time Wed Thu Fri

Elk River Basin
Tiff City 15 6.1 Tue 02 PM 11.1 16.6 9.4




Lat... Lon 3664 9462 3661 9462 3656 9453 3658 9449
      3663 9454





Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 6:48 PM CDT on July 07, 2015

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on July 08, 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... Howell... Jasper... Laclede... Lawrence...
Maries... McDonald... Miller... Morgan... Newton... Oregon...
Ozark... Phelps... Polk... Pulaski... Shannon... St. Clair...
stone... Taney... Texas... Vernon... Webster and Wright.

* Through Wednesday evening

* showers will continue at times this evening resulting in light
to moderate rainfall. The coverage and intensity of showers and
thunderstorms with torrential rainfall will increase late
tonight into Wednesday morning. Additional rain will continue
through the day Wednesday.

Additional rainfall amounts through Wednesday of two and four
inches are expected... with locally higher amounts around 5
inches possible.

* This excessive rainfall will lead to flash flooding of
streams... flood prone areas... and low water crossings. Flooding
of larger rivers will also occur.

Areas that normally do not flood may experience flooding.

Areas that have already experienced flooding may see additional
flash flooding.

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

Rivers 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.




Local Storm Report



07/07/2015 1245 PM

8 miles SSE of Powell, McDonald County.

Flash flood, reported by dept of highways.


            State Route kk at big Sugar Creek is closed due to
            flooding





07/07/2015 1245 PM

8 miles SSE of Powell, McDonald County.

Flash flood, reported by dept of highways.


            State Route kk at big Sugar Creek is closed due to
            flooding



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