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County,
Flash Flood Watch issued July 06 at 3:24PM CDT until July 08 at 7:00PM CDT by NWS
Effective: 3:24 p.m. on Monday, July 6, 2015
Expires: 7 p.m. on Wednesday, July 8, 2015

...HEAVY RAINFALL BECOMING INCREASING LIKELY FROM TONIGHT THROUGH
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...
.A SLOW MOVING FRONTAL BOUNDARY WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA LATER
TONIGHT...AND THEN STALL OUT ALONG OR JUST NORTH OF INTERSTATE
44 FROM TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY. THIS FRONT WILL INTERACT WITH
A TROPICAL AIRMASS TO PRODUCE PERIODS OF HEAVY RAIN THROUGH AT
LEAST WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON ACROSS THE AREA.
RAINFALL AMOUNTS BETWEEN TWO AND FOUR INCHES ARE EXPECTED ACROSS
THE WATCH AREA...WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE. THE
HEAVIEST RAINFALL IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED ACROSS NORTHWESTERN
PORTIONS OF THE WATCH AREA...OR 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.
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH WEDNESDAY 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...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 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING
* HEAVY RAIN WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA FROM THE NORTHWEST
OVERNIGHT...CONTINUING PERIODICALLY THROUGH AT LEAST WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON. RAINFALL AMOUNTS BETWEEN TWO AND FOUR 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.

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