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Flash Flood Warning

Statement as of 7:55 AM CDT on October 02, 2014

Expires 1:00 PM EDT on October 02, 2014


The National Weather Service in Springfield has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
northern Morgan County in central Missouri...

* until noon CDT.

* At 745 am CDT... National Weather Service Doppler radar indicated
slow moving thunderstorms with very heavy rainfall across the
warned area. Rainfall rates of 1 to 1.5 inches per hour can be
expected over the next hour. Already heavy rain has occurred in
this area since late yesterday.

* Runoff from this excessive rainfall will cause flash flooding to
occur. Locations in the warning include... Florence... Stover...
Syracuse and Versailles. Creeks... streams and low water crossings
will be especially susceptible to the dangers of flash flooding.

This warning includes but is not limited to the following low water
crossings...

Route bb at Gabriel creek near Florence...
Ritchey Road at Gravois creek northeast of Gravois Mills.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring.
Residents living along streams and creeks should take immediate
precautions to protect life and property. Do not attempt to cross
swiftly flowing waters or waters of unknown depth by foot or by
automobile.

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 3869 9284 3868 9283 3860 9283 3845 9265
      3829 9307 3868 9307 3870 9305




Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:18 AM CDT on October 02, 2014

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on October 02, 2014


... 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... Barton... Benton... Camden...
Cedar... Dade... Dallas... Hickory... Jasper... Laclede... Maries...
Miller... Morgan... Phelps... Polk... Pulaski... St. Clair and
Vernon.

* Through this evening

* two to five inches of rain is forecast within the Flash Flood
Watch area. Thunderstorms capable of producing excessive
rainfall are expected to train across portions of southeast
Kansas and the Missouri Ozarks tonight... with additional
storms expected during the day Thursday.

* Flash flooding risks are increasing over portions of southeast
Kansas and the Missouri Ozarks through today. Flooding in this
region typically consists of small streams and creeks flooding
low lying areas... including low water crossing and actual
roadways.

Anyone that has interests within the Osage... Little Osage...
SAC... Marmaton... Pomme de Terre... and Niangua river basins...
should monitor future warnings and statements today.

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.




Local Storm Report



10/02/2014 0748 am

1 miles se of Florence, Morgan County.

Flash flood, reported by dept of highways.


            State Highway bb. Flooded low water crossing. Road
            closed.





10/01/2014 0717 PM

Gravois Mills, Morgan County.

Thunderstorm wind gust e60 mph, reported by trained spotter.




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