Current Watches and Warnings
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.
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.
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.
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