Areal Flood Warning:

Issued at: 1:27 am CDT on May 30, 2015, expires at: 9:00 AM CDT on May 30, 2015
  • ...The Flood Warning remains in effect until 900 am CDT for small streams in eastern Camden...Howell...Laclede...Maries...Miller... Phelps...Pulaski and Texas counties... At 120 am CDT...National Weather Service Doppler radar indicated an area of light to moderate to rainfall across the warned area with heavier rain spreading north from Arkansas. Runoff from this rain will cause flooding to occur. 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 hh in Tuscumbia... Route N at the Maries river east of Brinktown... Highway 142 at the Spring River west of Lanton... Highway 142 at the Bennetts River West of Moody... Route o at Jones Creek just south of Dixon. Additional rainfall amounts around one half inch can be expected with localized amounts around one inch. Precautionary/preparedness actions... Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the dangers of flooding. If flooding is observed act quickly. Do not enter the water. Turn around and move up to higher ground to escape flood waters. Do not stay in areas subject to flooding when water begins rising. Lat...Lon 3650 9212 3705 9209 3706 9225 3747 9225 3750 9237 3776 9239 3777 9276 3790 9266 3843 9252 3842 9240 3834 9240 3830 9218 3830 9165 3816 9164 3815 9154 3779 9156 3779 9181 3743 9176 3742 9165 3650 9168 Foster

Flash Flood Watch:

Issued at: 10:38 PM CDT on May 29, 2015, expires at: 1:00 PM CDT on May 30, 2015
  • ...Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Saturday afternoon... The Flash Flood Watch continues for
  • the Missouri Ozarks and portions of far southeastern Kansas.
  • Through Saturday afternoon
  • showers and thunderstorms with heavy rainfall will impact much of the Missouri Ozarks tonight before ending Saturday morning. The heaviest rain overnight will occur east of Highway 65 across south central Missouri where an additional one to two inches of rain may fall. This rain falling on saturated soil...will result in an increased risk for flash flooding.
  • Small streams...creeks...low water crossings and area rivers will be especially susceptible to flash flooding. Those floating or camping on or near area rivers should be alert for rapid rises of water levels. 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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