Weather

County,
Flood Warning issued June 05 at 12:51PM CDT until June 05 at 4:00PM CDT by NWS
Effective: 12:51 p.m. on Thursday, June 5, 2014
Expires: 4 p.m. on Thursday, June 5, 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPRINGFIELD HAS ISSUED A
* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
BARTON COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI...
EASTERN CRAWFORD COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST KANSAS...
LAWRENCE COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI...
NORTHEASTERN JASPER COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI...
SOUTHEASTERN BOURBON COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST KANSAS...
SOUTHWESTERN DADE COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI...
SOUTHWESTERN VERNON COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL MISSOURI...
* UNTIL 400 PM CDT.
* AT 1238 PM CDT...LOCAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT OFFICIALS REPORTED
THAT FLOODING CONTINUED ACROSS THE WARNED AREA FROM HEAVY RAIN
THAT FELL EARLIER IN THE DAY. NUMEROUS LOW WATER CROSSINGS REMAIN
FLOODED AND AREAS OF FLOODING CONTINUE ALONG STREAMS IN THE WARNED
AREA...EXPECIALLY NEAR AND ALONG THE SPRING RIVER.
* RUNOFF FROM THIS RAIN IS CAUSING FLOODING. LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING
INCLUDE...ALBA...ARCADIA...ARMA...CARTHAGE...ENGLEVALE...
FRONTENAC...GIRARD...GOLDEN CITY...JASPER...LAMAR...LIBERAL...
LOCKWOOD...MILLER...MINDENMINES...MOUNT VERNON...MULBERRY...
PITTSBURG...PRAIRIE STATE PARK...PURCELL...SHELDON AND VERDELLA.
CREEKS...STREAMS AND LOW WATER CROSSINGS WILL BE ESPECIALLY
SUSCEPTIBLE TO THE DANGERS OF FLOODING.
THE MISSOURI DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION REPORTS THAT MISSOURI
ROUTE 97 NORTH OF STOTTS CITY IN LAWRENCE COUNTY IS CLOSED DUE TO
FLOODING.

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