Camden

Flash Flood Watch:

Issued at: 2:55 am CDT on July 6, 2015, expires at: 7:00 PM CDT on July 08, 2015
  • ...Flash Flood Watch in effect from this evening through Wednesday evening... The National Weather Service in Springfield has issued a
  • Flash Flood Watch 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...Phelps...Polk...Pulaski...St. Clair...stone... Texas...Vernon...Webster and Wright.
  • From this evening through Wednesday evening.
  • Heavy rain will move into the area from the northwest this evening...continuing periodically through at least Wednesday afternoon. Rainfall amounts between two and five inches are currently expected across the watch area...with locally higher amounts possible. The heaviest rainfall amounts are currently expected to fall along and northwest of a line from Joplin to Lake of The Ozarks.
  • 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 flooding of streams and rivers in some areas...along with the flooding of many low water crossings. 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.
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