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Flash Flood Warning
MOC029-059-065-085-105-161-167-169-185-021000-
/O.NEW.KSGF.FF.W.0039.150702T0407Z-150702T1000Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
1107 PM CDT WED JUL 1 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPRINGFIELD HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
HICKORY COUNTY IN CENTRAL MISSOURI...
NORTHERN DALLAS COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI...
NORTHERN DENT COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL MISSOURI...
NORTHERN LACLEDE COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI...
NORTHERN POLK COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI...
PHELPS COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL MISSOURI...
PULASKI COUNTY IN CENTRAL MISSOURI...
SOUTHERN CAMDEN COUNTY IN CENTRAL MISSOURI...
ST. CLAIR COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL MISSOURI...

* UNTIL 500 AM CDT.

* AT 1102 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
SLOW MOVING THUNDERSTORMS WITH VERY HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS OR MOVING
INTO THE WARNED AREA. HOURLY RAINFALL RATES UP TO 2 INCHES CAN BE
EXPECTED.

* RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLASH FLOODING TO
OCCUR. CREEKS...STREAMS AND LOW WATER CROSSINGS WILL BE ESPECIALLY
SUSCEPTIBLE TO THE DANGERS OF FLASH FLOODING.

THIS WARNING INCLUDES BUT IS NOT LIMITED TO THE FOLLOWING LOW WATER
CROSSINGS...

ROUTE C NORTH OF BUFFALO AT LINDLEY CREEK...
HIGHWAY 32 EAST OF BUFFALO AT GREASY CREEK...
HIGHWAY 8 FIVE MILES SOUTHEAST OF SAINT JAMES...
ROUTE V AT WEAUBLEAU CREEK EAST OF FLEMINGTON...
ROUTE P...2 MILES SOUTH OF HIGHWAY 64.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR OCCURRING.
RESIDENTS LIVING ALONG STREAMS AND CREEKS SHOULD TAKE IMMEDIATE
PRECAUTIONS TO PROTECT LIFE AND PROPERTY. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS
SWIFTLY FLOWING WATERS OR WATERS OF UNKNOWN DEPTH BY FOOT OR BY
AUTOMOBILE.

&&

LAT...LON 3759 9115 3763 9362 3783 9363 3783 9381
3789 9382 3790 9407 3821 9406 3821 9352
3808 9350 3807 9347 3802 9251 3801 9197
3805 9189 3805 9164 3816 9163 3816 9153
3780 9152 3779 9131 3771 9130 3770 9114

$$

Flash Flood Warning
MOC059-065-105-167-203-215-225-229-021000-
/O.NEW.KSGF.FF.W.0040.150702T0511Z-150702T1000Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
1211 AM CDT THU JUL 2 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPRINGFIELD HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
NORTHERN SHANNON COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL MISSOURI...
NORTHERN WEBSTER COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI...
NORTHERN WRIGHT COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI...
SOUTHERN DALLAS COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI...
SOUTHERN DENT COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL MISSOURI...
SOUTHERN LACLEDE COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI...
SOUTHERN POLK COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI...
TEXAS COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL MISSOURI...

* UNTIL 500 AM CDT.

* AT 1209 AM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
SLOW MOVING THUNDERSTORMS WITH VERY HEAVY RAINFALL MOVING INTO OR
ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. HOURLY RAINFALL RATES UP TO 2 INCHES ARE
EXPECTED.

* RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLASH FLOODING TO
OCCUR. CREEKS...STREAMS AND LOW WATER CROSSINGS WILL BE ESPECIALLY
SUSCEPTIBLE TO THE DANGERS OF FLASH FLOODING.

THIS WARNING INCLUDES BUT IS NOT LIMITED TO THE FOLLOWING LOW WATER
CROSSINGS...

ROUTE KK AT GLADDEN CREEK JUST NORTH OF AKERS...
ROUTE ZZ AT THE MYERS BRANCH NEAR RADER...
ROUTE H JUST NORTH OF PLEASANT HOPE...
ROUTE E NORTH OF HIGHWAY 38 AT THE GASCONADE RIVER...
ROUTE AA AT THE POMME DE TERRE EAST OF BOLIVAR.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR OCCURRING.
RESIDENTS LIVING ALONG STREAMS AND CREEKS SHOULD TAKE IMMEDIATE
PRECAUTIONS TO PROTECT LIFE AND PROPERTY. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS
SWIFTLY FLOWING WATERS OR WATERS OF UNKNOWN DEPTH BY FOOT OR BY
AUTOMOBILE.

&&

LAT...LON 3718 9164 3722 9268 3732 9308 3742 9310
3743 9362 3764 9362 3760 9182 3762 9181
3760 9115 3759 9130 3751 9131 3750 9120
3732 9117 3725 9111

$$

Flash Flood Watch
MOZ055>058-067>071-079>083-091-092-096>098-106-021200-
/O.CON.KSGF.FF.A.0007.000000T0000Z-150702T1200Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
BENTON-MORGAN-MILLER-MARIES-ST. CLAIR-HICKORY-CAMDEN-PULASKI-
PHELPS-POLK-DALLAS-LACLEDE-TEXAS-DENT-WEBSTER-WRIGHT-DOUGLAS-
HOWELL-SHANNON-OREGON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WARSAW...COLE CAMP...VERSAILLES...
ELDON...LAKE OZARK...VIENNA...APPLETON CITY...OSCEOLA...
HERMITAGE...OSAGE BEACH...CAMDENTON...FORT LEONARD WOOD...
WAYNESVILLE...ROLLA...BOLIVAR...BUFFALO...LEBANON...HOUSTON...
CABOOL...SALEM...MARSHFIELD...ROGERSVILLE...MOUNTAIN GROVE...
MANSFIELD...AVA...WEST PLAINS...WINONA...EMINENCE...THAYER...
ALTON
343 PM CDT WED JUL 1 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF CENTRAL MISSOURI...SOUTH CENTRAL MISSOURI AND
SOUTHWEST MISSOURI...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN
CENTRAL MISSOURI...BENTON...CAMDEN...HICKORY...MARIES...
MILLER...MORGAN...PHELPS...PULASKI AND ST. CLAIR. IN SOUTH
CENTRAL MISSOURI...DENT...HOWELL...OREGON...SHANNON AND
TEXAS. IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI...DALLAS...DOUGLAS...LACLEDE...
POLK...WEBSTER AND WRIGHT.

* THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING

* ADDITIONAL THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO REDEVELOP THIS EVENING
AND MOVE ACROSS THE SAME LOCATIONS WHICH WERE IMPACTED WITH
HEAVY RAIN AND FLOODING LAST NIGHT AND THIS MORNING. ANOTHER
WIDESPREAD ONE TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN IS FORECAST WITH ISOLATED
HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE. THIS WILL LIKELY LEAD TO ADDITIONAL
FLASH FLOODING.

* REMEMBER TO NEVER DRIVE THROUGH WATER COVERED ROADWAYS.
ADDITIONALLY...BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT AS FLOODING
DANGERS ARE MUCH MORE DIFFICULT TO IDENTIFY.

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.

&&

$$

Severe Thunderstorm Warning
MOC039-059-085-105-167-185-229-020545-
/O.CON.KSGF.SV.W.0188.000000T0000Z-150702T0545Z/
CEDAR MO-HICKORY MO-LACLEDE MO-POLK MO-ST. CLAIR MO-WRIGHT MO-
DALLAS MO-
1220 AM CDT THU JUL 2 2015

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR DALLAS...
EXTREME NORTHEASTERN WRIGHT...SOUTHEASTERN ST. CLAIR...POLK...
LACLEDE...HICKORY AND EASTERN CEDAR COUNTIES UNTIL 1245 AM CDT...

AT 1217 AM CDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM HUMANSVILLE TO 18 MILES SOUTHEAST OF LEBANON...AND
MOVING SOUTH SOUTHEAST AT 25 MPH.

HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND NICKEL SIZE HAIL.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...EXPECT DAMAGE TO ROOFS...SIDING AND TREES.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
BOLIVAR...BUFFALO...CONWAY...EXTREME SOUTHWESTERN FORT LEONARD
WOOD...FAIR PLAY...HERMITAGE...HUMANSVILLE...LEBANON...STOCKTON...
URBANA...WEAUBLEAU AND WHEATLAND.

THIS WARNING ALSO INCLUDES BENNETT SPRING STATE PARK...POMME DE TERRE
LAKE...POMME DE TERRE STATE PARK...STOCKTON LAKE AND TRUMAN LAKE.
INTERSTATE 44 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 109 AND 143 WILL ALSO BE IMPACTED
BY SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A
BUILDING.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS...AND MAY LEAD TO
FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS!

&&

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 400 AM CDT
THURSDAY MORNING FOR SOUTHEAST KANSAS AND SOUTHWESTERN MISSOURI.

LAT...LON 3810 9350 3808 9350 3807 9347 3806 9307
3790 9307 3790 9263 3780 9256 3783 9246
3786 9241 3771 9241 3764 9225 3746 9225
3750 9319 3758 9364 3769 9383 3790 9372
3811 9355
TIME...MOT...LOC 0520Z 039DEG 20KT 3777 9355 3747 9248

HAIL...0.88IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

Severe Thunderstorm Watch
KSC011-021-037-MOC011-039-057-059-065-077-085-097-105-109-167-185-
215-217-225-229-020900-
/O.CAN.KSGF.TO.A.0383.000000T0000Z-150702T0500Z/
/O.NEW.KSGF.SV.A.0384.150702T0500Z-150702T0900Z/

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH
384 UNTIL 4 AM CDT THURSDAY WHICH REPLACES A PORTION OF TORNADO
WATCH 383. THE NEW WATCH IS VALID FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS

IN KANSAS THE NEW WATCH INCLUDES 3 COUNTIES

IN SOUTHEAST KANSAS

BOURBON CHEROKEE CRAWFORD

IN MISSOURI THE NEW WATCH INCLUDES 16 COUNTIES

IN CENTRAL MISSOURI

HICKORY ST. CLAIR

IN SOUTH CENTRAL MISSOURI

DENT TEXAS

IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI

BARTON CEDAR DADE
DALLAS GREENE JASPER
LACLEDE LAWRENCE POLK
VERNON WEBSTER WRIGHT

THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...APPLETON CITY...AURORA...
BAXTER SPRINGS...BOLIVAR...BUFFALO...CABOOL...CARTHAGE...
COLUMBUS...EL DORADO SPRINGS...FORT SCOTT...GREENFIELD...
HERMITAGE...HOUSTON...JOPLIN...LAMAR...LEBANON...MANSFIELD...
MARSHFIELD...MOUNT VERNON...MOUNTAIN GROVE...NEVADA...OSCEOLA...
PITTSBURG...REPUBLIC...ROGERSVILLE...SALEM...
SPRINGFIELD AND STOCKTON.

$$

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