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Kansas, Crawford

Flash Flood Warning

Statement as of 3:35 AM CDT on September 02, 2014

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on September 02, 2014

... A Flash Flood Warning remains in effect until 700 am CDT for
Cherokee and Crawford counties...

At 328 am CDT... National Weather Service Doppler radar indicated slow
moving thunderstorms with very heavy rainfall across the warned area.
Radar estimated that two to four inches of rainfall has already
fallen across much o the warned area. Thunderstorms will continue to
track east across the area with an additional one to two inches of
rainfall possible across portions of the warned area early this

Runoff from this excessive rainfall will cause flash flooding to
occur. Locations in the warning include... Arma... Baxter Springs...
Carona... Cherokee... Columbus... Frontenac... Galena... Girard...
McCune... Mulberry... Pittsburg... Scammon... Treece... Weir and West
Mineral. Creeks... streams and low water crossings will be especially
susceptible to the dangers of flash flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding. If flash flooding is observed act quickly. Do
not enter the water. Turn around and move up to higher ground to
escape flood waters. Do not stay in areas subject to flooding when
water begins rising.

Lat... Lon 3757 9510 3758 9462 3701 9461 3700 9462
      3700 9507 3728 9509 3738 9508 3739 9509


Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:11 AM CDT on September 02, 2014

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on September 02, 2014

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect until 7 am CDT this

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of southeast Kansas and Missouri... including the
following areas... in southeast Kansas... Cherokee and
Crawford. In Missouri... Barry... Christian... Dent... Douglas...
Greene... Jasper... Lawrence... McDonald... Newton... Shannon...
stone... Texas... Webster and Wright.

* Until 7 am CDT this morning

* showers and thunderstorms will linger from extreme southeastern
Kansas into southern Missouri early this morning. Additional
rainfall amounts of one half to one and a half inches will be
possible mainly south of Highway 60. Storm total rainfall
amounts since Monday evening will range from 1 to 3 inches with
locally higher amounts near 4 inches.

* This heavy rainfall may result in localized flash flooding of
low water crossings and small streams early this morning.

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.

Weather Severe Map
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Arkansas - Flood Warning , Record Report
California - Fire Weather Watch
Colorado - Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Special Statement
Florida - Record Report
Georgia - Record Report
Hawaii - Record Report
Illinois - Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Record Report
Indiana - Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning , Special Statement
Kansas - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Areal Flood Advisory
Louisiana - Flood Warning
Maine - Dense Fog Advisory
Massachusetts - Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
Mississippi - Record Report
Missouri - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Record Report
Montana - Flood Warning , High Wind Warning
Nebraska - Flood Warning
New Hampshire - Dense Fog Advisory
New Mexico - Record Report
New York - Special Statement
North Carolina - Record Report
North Dakota - Flood Warning
Ohio - Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch
Oklahoma - Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
Oregon - Fire Weather Watch
Rhode Island - Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
South Carolina - Record Report
Tennessee - Record Report
Texas - Coastal Flood Watch, Coastal Hazard Statement, High Surf Advisory , Coastal Hazard Statement , Record Report
Virginia - Record Report
West Virginia - Record Report
Wyoming - Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning

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