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Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service Springfield MO
1201 AM CDT SUN APR 30 2017
The National Weather Service in Springfield has issued a
* Flash Flood Warning for...
Webster County in southwestern Missouri...
Christian County in southwestern Missouri...
Greene County in southwestern Missouri...
* Until noon CDT Sunday
* At 1200 AM CDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
heavy rain across the warned area. Doppler radar indicated
thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the warned area.
Generally 3 to 6 inches of rain has fallen. Ongoing flash flooding
is expected to continue through the overnight and into Sunday
* Creeks, streams, and low water crossings will be especially
susceptible to the dangers of flash flooding.
Locations in the warning include...
Ash Grove... Fair Grove...
Fremont Hills... Fordland...
Walnut Grove... Niangua...
This warning includes but is not limited to the following low water
Route CC west of Fair Grove at The Pomme De Terre River...
Route U at Pedelo Creek northeast of Sparta...
Scenic Avenue in southwest Springfield...
Route C at The Little Sac River north of Strafford...
and Greenwood Road at The Pomme de Terre Headwaters.
Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.
LAT...LON 3682 9334 3699 9334 3700 9361 3743 9362
3742 9308 3749 9307 3748 9269 3707 9268
3707 9291 3681 9291
$$Flash Flood Watch
Including the cities of Fort Scott, Pawnee Station, Chicopee,
Lone Oak, Pittsburg, Baxter Springs, Lowell, Riverton, Columbus,
Neutral, Sherwin, Stippville, Warsaw, Whitakerville, Cole Camp,
Crockerville, Mora, Edmonson, Lincoln, Versailles, Rocky Mount,
Stover, Laurie, Aurora Springs, Eldon, Lake Ozark, Vichy, NEVADA,
Tiffin, Appleton City, Johnson City, Weaubleau, Hermitage,
Quincy, Wheatland, Cross Timbers, Osage Beach, Camdenton,
Decaturville, Roach, Village of Four Seasons, Fort Leonard Wood,
Laquey, Waynesville, Northwye, Rolla, Kenoma, Lamar,
Cedar Springs, El Dorado Springs, Filley, Arnica,
Caplinger Mills, Stockton, Bolivar, Buffalo, Charity, Foose,
March, Plad, Windyville, Olive, Lynchburg, Lebanon, Plato, Roby,
Bendavis, Huggins, Lake Spring, Bangert, Darien, Gladden, Howes,
Jadwin, Salem, Joplin, Carthage, Greenfield, Lockwood, Meinert,
Springfield, Marshfield, Northview, Seymour, Rogersville, Dawson,
Graff, Mountain Grove, Duncan, Mansfield, Neosho, Aurora,
Mount Vernon, Marionville, Nixa, Christian Center, Ozark,
Selmore, Vanzant, Ava, Goodhope, Rome, Squires, Dogwood, Pomona,
Pottersville, Siloam Springs, South Fork, West Plains,
White Church, Teresita, Winona, Birch Tree, Montier, Anderson,
Noel, Goodman, South West City, Pineville, Rocky Comfort, Monett,
Madry, Cassville, Kimberling City, Crane, Elsey, Indian Point,
Silver Dollar City, Branson, Hollister, Kirbyville,
Edgewater Beach, Forsyth, Ozark Beach, Powersite, Wasola, Thayer,
Alton, Couch, Greer, Thomasville, and Wilderness
822 PM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY 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 Sunday evening
* Periods of showers and thunderstorms producing torrential
rainfall will occur today through Sunday. An additional 2 to 4
inches of rainfall will be possible through Sunday on top of the
heavy flooding rainfall that has already occurred over the past
* With soils already saturated as well as streams and rivers
running high, significant flooding will continue. Flooding of
streams, rivers, and low water crossings could last for
several days after the rain ends. Areas that don't normally
flood could flood in this event. Many rivers are expected to
go into moderate to major flood...with some breaking records.
Some main stem rivers that will experience significant rises and
potential flooding include the Elk, Spring, James, Big Piney,
Gasconade, Jacks Fork, Current, Eleven Point, Osage, and
Marmaton. Some river points may reach moderate or major flood
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.