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Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 11:37 AM CDT on July 07, 2015

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on July 08, 2015


... Flash Flood Watch in effect through Wednesday evening...

The National Weather Service in Springfield has expanded the

* Flash Flood Watch to include a portion of south central
Missouri... including the following areas... Howell... Oregon
and Shannon.

* Through Wednesday evening

* this afternoon... showers and a few embedded storms will move
across the area. Pockets of locally heavy rainfall amounts are
possible where heavier showers train... or repeated move across
the same area. Additional widespread moderate to heavy rainfall
will develop across the region late 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 tonight
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 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.





Weather Severe Map
Alaska - Dense Smoke Advisory , Record Report
Arizona - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch
California - Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement , Record Report
Colorado - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Florida - Areal Flood Advisory , Coastal Hazard Statement , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Georgia - Areal Flood Advisory
Guam - High Surf Advisory
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory
Idaho - Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flood Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Record Report
Louisiana - Flood Warning
Maryland - Flash Flood Watch
Massachusetts - Special Statement
Michigan - Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Missouri - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Montana - Fire Weather Warning
Nevada - Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Record Report
New Jersey - Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
New Mexico - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
New York - Areal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Ohio - Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Oklahoma - Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch
Oregon - Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
Pennsylvania - Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
South Dakota - Flood Warning
Tennessee - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Hydrologic Statement
Texas - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Hydrologic Statement , Record Report
Utah - Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Virginia - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch
Washington - Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
West Virginia - Flash Flood Watch
Wisconsin - Air Quality Alert , Beach Hazard Statement, Air Quality Alert , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Flash Flood Watch , Record Report