Chariton

Special Statement:

Issued at: 10:39 PM CDT on August 24, 2016, expires at: 11:30 PM CDT on August 24, 2016
  • ...Significant weather advisory for northern Pettis...western Cooper...Saline...southwestern Howard and southern Chariton counties until 1130 PM CDT... At 1039 PM CDT...Doppler radar was tracking a line of strong thunderstorms along a line extending from 6 miles east of Blackburn to near Houstonia to near La Monte...and moving east at 50 mph. Dime size hail and wind gusts up to 50 mph will be possible with these storms. Locations impacted include... Marshall...Boonville...Slater...Sweet Springs...La Monte... Pilot Grove...Houstonia...Gilliam...Nelson...Hughesville... Blackwater...Franklin...Mount Leonard...Arrow Rock... Clifton City and Lamine. This includes Interstate 70 in Missouri between mile markers 66 and 100. Precautionary/preparedness actions... Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms...and may lead to flash flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways. To report severe weather...contact your nearest law enforcement agency. They will relay your report to the National Weather Service office in Pleasant Hill. A Severe Thunderstorm Watch remains in effect until 1100 PM CDT for central Missouri. Lat...Lon 3932 9291 3904 9275 3871 9286 3874 9343 3892 9341 3911 9348 time...Mot...loc 0339z 257deg 45kt 3909 9337 3894 9331 3878 9335 Cutter 1039 PM CDT Wed Aug 24 2016 ...Significant weather advisory for northern Pettis...western Cooper...Saline...southwestern Howard and southern Chariton counties until 1130 PM CDT... At 1039 PM CDT...Doppler radar was tracking a line of strong thunderstorms along a line extending from 6 miles east of Blackburn to near Houstonia to near La Monte...and moving east at 50 mph. Dime size hail and wind gusts up to 50 mph will be possible with these storms. Locations impacted include... Marshall...Boonville...Slater...Sweet Springs...La Monte... Pilot Grove...Houstonia...Gilliam...Nelson...Hughesville... Blackwater...Franklin...Mount Leonard...Arrow Rock... Clifton City and Lamine. This includes Interstate 70 in Missouri between mile markers 66 and 100. Precautionary/preparedness actions... Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms...and may lead to flash flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways. To report severe weather...contact your nearest law enforcement agency. They will relay your report to the National Weather Service office in Pleasant Hill. A Severe Thunderstorm Watch remains in effect until 1100 PM CDT for central Missouri. Lat...Lon 3932 9291 3904 9275 3871 9286 3874 9343 3892 9341 3911 9348 time...Mot...loc 0339z 257deg 45kt 3909 9337 3894 9331 3878 9335 Cutter

Flash Flood Watch:

Issued at: 9:47 PM CDT on August 24, 2016, expires at: 7:00 AM CDT on August 25, 2016
  • ...Flash Flood Watch remains in effect until 7 am CDT Thursday... The Flash Flood Watch continues for
  • portions of Kansas and Missouri...including the following areas...in Kansas...Johnson KS...Leavenworth and Wyandotte. In Missouri...Adair...Caldwell...Carroll...Chariton...Clay... Clinton...Daviess...Grundy...Jackson...Linn MO...Livingston... Macon...Mercer...Platte...Putnam...Randolph...ray...Schuyler and Sullivan.
  • Until 7 am CDT Thursday
  • thunderstorms will continue to move repeatedly over the same areas from west central into northeast Missouri into the early morning hours of Thursday. Between one and three inches of rain has already fallen over the southern sections of the Kansas City Metro since 7 PM. Additional widespread rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches are expected with locally higher amounts possible.
  • Widespread excessive rainfall could lead to flash flooding of creeks and streams...as well as other low-lying areas and urban locations. This may include areas that are not typically flood prone. 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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