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County,
Flood Watch issued April 02 at 2:32PM CDT until April 03 at 11:00AM CDT by NWS
Effective: 2:32 p.m. on Thursday, April 2, 2015
Expires: 11 a.m. on Friday, April 3, 2015

...HEAVY RAINFALL EXPECTED TONIGHT INTO FRIDAY MORNING...
.SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAINFALL WILL BECOME
WIDESPREAD TONIGHT INTO FRIDAY MORNING. THE POTENTIAL FOR
MULTIPLE ROUNDS OF STORMS AND THE TRAINING OF STORMS OVER THE
SAME AREAS WILL HEIGHTEN THE FLOOD RISK.
...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...
THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR
* PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST KANSAS AND MISSOURI...INCLUDING THE
FOLLOWING AREAS...IN SOUTHEAST KANSAS...CHEROKEE AND
CRAWFORD. IN MISSOURI...BARRY...BARTON...CAMDEN...CEDAR...
CHRISTIAN...DADE...DALLAS...DENT...DOUGLAS...GREENE...
HICKORY...HOWELL...JASPER...LACLEDE...LAWRENCE...MARIES...
MCDONALD...MILLER...NEWTON...OREGON...OZARK...PHELPS...POLK...
PULASKI...SHANNON...STONE...TANEY...TEXAS...WEBSTER AND
WRIGHT.
* FROM 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING
* WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAINFALL WILL
IMPACT THE SOUTHERN MISSOURI AND FAR SOUTHEASTERN KANSAS
TONIGHT INTO FRIDAY MORNING AS AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE AND
ASSOCIATED COLD FRONT MOVE SLOWLY ACROSS THE REGION. TOTAL
RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF ONE TO TWO INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER
AMOUNTS UP TO THREE INCHES ARE EXPECTED.
* THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL COULD RESULT IN FLOODING OF STREAMS...
LOW WATER CROSSINGS AND OTHER POOR DRAINAGE AREAS.
SIGNIFICANT RISES AND FLOODING WILL BE POSSIBLE ON LARGER
MAIN STEM RIVERS.
THOSE CAMPING OR FLOATING ON AREA RIVERS INCLUDING THE OZARKS
NATIONAL SCENIC RIVERWAYS SHOULD BE ALERT FOR RISING WATER LEVELS
AND BE PREPARED TO SEEK HIGHER GROUND IF FLOODING DEVELOPS.
RIVER BASINS POTENTIALLY IMPACTED BY FLOODING INCLUDE THE BIG
PINEY...LITTLE PINEY...UPPER CURRENT...UPPER MERAMAC...JACKS
FORK...ROUBIDOUX...NORTH FORK...AND THE ELEVEN POINT.

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