Morgan

Areal Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning:

Issued at: 4:52 am CDT on July 2, 2015, expires at: 5:00 AM CDT on July 02, 2015
  • The National Weather Service in Springfield has issued a
  • Flood Warning for... Benton County in central Missouri... Camden County in central Missouri... Hickory County in central Missouri... Maries County in central Missouri... Miller County in central Missouri... Morgan County in central Missouri... Phelps County in east central Missouri... Pulaski County in central Missouri... St. Clair County in west central Missouri...
  • until 500 PM CDT Thursday.
  • At 447 am CDT...local law enforcement officials reported that rain was producing flooding across the warned area. Many roadways are flooded across the region...with creeks...streams...and rivers running high or out of their banks.
  • Runoff from this rain is causing flooding. 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 8 five miles southeast of Saint James... Route v at Deer Creek near Hastain... Route o at Jones Creek just south of Dixon... Route h...3 miles northwest of Stoutland... Route y northwest of Rolla... Route dd at Knobby creek 6 miles northeast of Edwards... Route k at Atwell creek 5 miles southeast of Iberia... Route j at Brush Creek 6 miles west of Collins. Multiple water rescues have taken place this morning due to drivers attempting to cross a flooded roadway. Do not attempt to drive through flood waters...turn around and find an alternate Route. Precautionary/preparedness actions... In hilly terrain there are hundreds of low water crossings which are potentially dangerous in heavy rain. Do not attempt to travel across flooded roads. Find alternate routes. It only takes a few inches of swiftly flowing water to carry vehicles away. Lat...Lon 3868 9284 3834 9240 3829 9165 3815 9152 3779 9153 3779 9180 3760 9182 3761 9224 3786 9242 3780 9256 3790 9263 3790 9318 3780 9322 3790 9407 3822 9405 3821 9353 3851 9351 3853 9307 3869 9305 Boxell 208 am CDT Thu Jul 2 2015 ...A Flash Flood Warning remains in effect until 500 am CDT for Benton...Maries...Miller...Morgan and northern Camden counties... At 200 am CDT...National Weather Service Doppler radar indicated that rainfall had ended across the warned area. Rainfall amounts since Wednesday evening ranged from 1 to 4 inches with the highest rainfall totals in Benton County. Runoff from this excessive rainfall is causing flash flooding. Creeks...streams and low water crossings will be especially susceptible to the dangers of flash flooding. The most significant flash flooding is occurring in Benton...Miller and Maries counties. 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... Route v at Deer Creek near Hastain... Route dd at Knobby creek 6 miles northeast of Edwards... Route k at Atwell creek 5 miles southeast of Iberia. Precautionary/preparedness actions... Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the dangers of flooding. Lat...Lon 3869 9284 3860 9283 3844 9262 3843 9241 3834 9240 3834 9220 3830 9218 3830 9165 3805 9163 3805 9189 3801 9198 3803 9301 3806 9307 3807 9350 3820 9349 3821 9353 3851 9352 3854 9308 3870 9305 Foster
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