Polk County, Missouri
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Flash Flood Watch
KSZ073-097-101-MOZ055>058-066>071-077>083-088>098-101>106-302000-
/O.CON.KSGF.FF.A.0002.000000T0000Z-170501T0000Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Bourbon-Crawford-Cherokee-Benton-Morgan-Miller-Maries-Vernon-
St. Clair-Hickory-Camden-Pulaski-Phelps-Barton-Cedar-Polk-Dallas-
Laclede-Texas-Dent-Jasper-Dade-Greene-Webster-Wright-Newton-
Lawrence-Christian-Douglas-Howell-Shannon-McDonald-Barry-Stone-
Taney-Ozark-Oregon-
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
658 AM CDT Sun Apr 30 2017

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS 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 this evening

* Showers and thunderstorms will continue to primarily affect the
Highway 63 corridor into this afternoon...however areas over the
remainder of the watch area will still witness scattered showers
through this morning. While rainfall is not expected to resulted
in additional widespread flooding...the additional light to
moderate rain will keep flood levels high.

* 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
stage.

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.

&&

$$

Flood Warning
MOC029-059-085-105-125-131-141-161-167-169-011615-
/O.NEW.KSGF.FA.W.0025.170430T1613Z-170501T1615Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Hickory MO-Maries MO-Dallas MO-Miller MO-Laclede MO-Polk MO-
Pulaski MO-Phelps MO-Camden MO-Morgan MO-
1113 AM CDT SUN APR 30 2017

The National Weather Service in Springfield has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
Eastern Hickory County in central Missouri...
Maries County in central Missouri...
Dallas County in southwestern Missouri...
Miller County in central Missouri...
Northwestern Laclede County in southwestern Missouri...
Polk County in southwestern Missouri...
Northern Pulaski County in central Missouri...
Northern Phelps County in east central Missouri...
Camden County in central Missouri...
Southeastern Morgan County in central Missouri...

* Until 1115 AM CDT Monday

* At 1112 AM CDT, Department of transportation continues to report
many low water crossings still in flood and many road closures due
to flooding. Doppler radar indicated between 3 and 5 inches of
rainfall occurred with this storm system.


* 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...
Route H just north of Pleasant Hope...
Route C north of Buffalo at Lindley Creek...
Route AA at The Pomme de Terre east of Bolivar...
Route N at The Maries River east of Brinktown...
and Highway 215 just east of Pleasant Hope.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All
interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.

&&

LAT...LON 3843 9262 3843 9241 3834 9240 3834 9220
3829 9219 3829 9165 3815 9164 3815 9153
3804 9153 3789 9240 3781 9246 3769 9284
3749 9307 3742 9308 3743 9362 3766 9361
3807 9315 3807 9306 3813 9306 3847 9267

$$

Flood Warning
KSC011-037-MOC011-015-029-039-057-085-141-167-185-217-302215-
/O.NEW.KSGF.FA.W.0026.170430T1616Z-170430T2215Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Bourbon KS-Crawford KS-Hickory MO-Barton MO-Cedar MO-Benton MO-
Polk MO-Vernon MO-St. Clair MO-Camden MO-Morgan MO-Dade MO-
1116 AM CDT SUN APR 30 2017

The National Weather Service in Springfield has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
Bourbon County in southeastern Kansas...
Northern Crawford County in southeastern Kansas...
Hickory County in central Missouri...
Northeastern Barton County in southwestern Missouri...
Cedar County in southwestern Missouri...
Benton County in central Missouri...
Northwestern Polk County in southwestern Missouri...
Vernon County in west central Missouri...
St. Clair County in west central Missouri...
Northwestern Camden County in central Missouri...
Morgan County in central Missouri...
Northern Dade County in southwestern Missouri...

* Until 515 PM CDT

* At 1115 AM CDT, the Department of Transportation reported flooding
continuing across the area. Many low water crossings remain in
flood with road closures. Doppler radar estimated between three
and seven inches of rainfall occurred with this storm system.

* 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...
Route V at Weaubleau Creek east of Flemington...
Route V at Deer Creek near Hastain...
Route DD at Knobby Creek 6 miles northeast of Edwards...
Route M at Bear Creek east of Stockton...
and Route J at Brush Creek 6 miles west of Collins.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All
interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.

&&

LAT...LON 3868 9284 3860 9284 3845 9265 3807 9306
3765 9359 3743 9360 3751 9433 3766 9462
3766 9509 3804 9508 3806 9449 3805 9424
3802 9423 3806 9413 3803 9406 3821 9405
3821 9353 3851 9351 3853 9307 3869 9306

$$

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