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County,
Flash Flood Watch issued October 02 at 3:18AM CDT until October 02 at 7:00PM CDT by NWS
Effective: 3:18 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014
Expires: 7 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014

...EXCESSIVE RAINFALL POSSIBLE THROUGH THIS EVENING...
ADDITIONAL THUNDERSTORMS WILL THEN DEVELOP AHEAD OF AND ALONG A
COLD FRONT TODAY. ALONG WITH RAINFALL THAT OCCURRED EARLIER
WEDNESDAY EVENING...STORM TOTAL RAINFALL BY TONIGHT WILL RANGE
FROM TWO TO LOCALLY FIVE INCHES OF RAIN ACROSS THE WATCH AREA.
...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.

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