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Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 2:55 AM CDT on July 06, 2015

Expires 8:00 PM EDT 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.





Record Report

Statement as of 9:45 AM CDT on July 06, 2015


... Record daily maximum rainfall set at Springfield MO...

A record rainfall of 2.65 inch(es) was set at Springfield MO
yesterday. This ties the old record of 2.05 set in 1932.



Local Storm Report



07/05/2015 0545 PM

5 miles WNW of Springfield, Greene County.

Flash flood, reported by 911 call center.


            2 water rescues occured at Chestnut expressway near
            Hazeltine Road underneath Railroad overpass. Water was up
            to car windows. Road is impassable. Everyone was rescued
            safely





07/05/2015 0545 PM

5 miles WNW of Springfield, Greene County.

Flash flood, reported by 911 call center.


            2 water rescues occured at Chestnut expressway near
            Hazeltine Road underneath Railroad overpass. Water was up
            to car windows. Road is impassable. Everyone was rescued
            safely





07/05/2015 0624 PM

6 miles SSE of Willard, Greene County.

Flash flood, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Water over the roadway along Highway ee at the White
            Chapel cemetary





07/05/2015 0624 PM

6 miles SSE of Willard, Greene County.

Flash flood, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Water over the roadway along Highway ee at the White
            Chapel cemetary





07/05/2015 0624 PM

5 miles SSE of Willard, Greene County.

Flash flood, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Water over the roadway at Airport Road north of Highway
            266





07/05/2015 0624 PM

5 miles SSE of Willard, Greene County.

Flash flood, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Water over the roadway at Airport Road north of Highway
            266





07/05/2015 0625 PM

6 miles N of Battlefield, Greene County.

Flash flood, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Farm Road 140 at Miller Road west of Springfield was
            flooded





07/05/2015 0625 PM

6 miles N of Battlefield, Greene County.

Flash flood, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Farm Road 140 at Miller Road west of Springfield was
            flooded





07/05/2015 0545 PM

5 miles WNW of Springfield, Greene County.

Flash flood, reported by 911 call center.


            Water Rescue occured at Chestnut expressway near
            Hazeltine Road underneath Railroad overpass. Water was up
            to car windows. Road is impassable





07/05/2015 0545 PM

5 miles WNW of Springfield, Greene County.

Flash flood, reported by 911 call center.


            Water Rescue occured at Chestnut expressway near
            Hazeltine Road underneath Railroad overpass. Water was up
            to car windows. Road is impassable



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