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Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:47 AM 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... 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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Arkansas - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Advisory , Record Report
California - Flash Flood Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
Colorado - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Guam - High Surf Advisory
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory
Idaho - Fire Weather Watch , Record Report
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Beach Hazard Statement
Indiana - Flood Warning , Beach Hazard Statement
Iowa - Special Statement
Kansas - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Record Report
Kentucky - Flood Warning
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Record Report
Michigan - Areal Flood Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Special Statement , Record Report
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Missouri - Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Record Report
Montana - Fire Weather Watch , Record Report
Nebraska - Record Report
Nevada - Flash Flood Watch
New Mexico - Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Record Report
Oregon - Heat Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
South Dakota - Flood Warning
Tennessee - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Hydrologic Statement , Public Information Statement
Texas - Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Watch / Flood Statement , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Record Report
Virginia - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Washington - Heat Advisory , Fire Weather Watch , Record Report
West Virginia - Special Statement
Wisconsin - Special Statement , Record Report
Wyoming - Flash Flood Watch , Record Report