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Tornado Watch

Statement as of 1:22 PM CDT on May 24, 2015

Expires 9:00 PM EDT on May 24, 2015



The National Weather Service has issued Tornado Watch 203 in
effect until 8 PM CDT this evening for the following areas

In Missouri this watch includes 24 counties

In central Missouri

Benton Camden Hickory
Maries Miller Morgan
Phelps Pulaski

In south central Missouri

Dent Howell Oregon
Shannon Texas

In southwest Missouri

Christian Dallas Douglas
Greene Laclede Ozark
Polk stone Taney
Webster Wright

This includes the cities of... Alton... Ava... Bolivar... Branson...
Buffalo... Cabool... Camdenton... Cole Camp... Eldon... Eminence...
Forsyth... Fort Leonard Wood... Gainesville... Galena... Hermitage...
Houston... Kimberling City... Lake Ozark... Lebanon... Mansfield...
Marshfield... Mountain Grove... Nixa... Osage Beach... Ozark...
Republic... Rogersville... Rolla... Salem... Springfield... Thayer...
Theodosia... Versailles... Vienna... Warsaw... Waynesville...
West Plains... Willow Springs and Winona.




Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 4:57 AM CDT on May 24, 2015

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on May 25, 2015


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Monday morning...

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... Cedar... Dade...
Hickory... Morgan... Polk... St. Clair and Vernon.

* Through Monday morning

* multiple rounds of showers and thunderstorms will impact
southeast Kansas and southwest Missouri this weekend. Moderate
to occasionally heavy rain will continue today over southeast
Kansas and far western Missouri with a slow eastward spread
toward the Highway 65 corridor through tonight. The heaviest
rainfall will occur along and west of Interstate 49 through
Sunday night. Total rainfall amounts of one and a half to three
inches are expected through tonight.

* This excessive rainfall may result in flash flooding of small
streams and low water crossings as well as significant rises
and flooding of some main Stem rivers.

The Osage... Little Osage... Marmaton and Spring River basins along
with Lightning Creek will be impacted and could experience
flooding.

Those with outdoor recreational plans over southeast Kansas into
western Missouri this Memorial Day weekend including camping and
floating along area rivers and streams should be alert for rising
water levels.

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.





Public Information Statement

Statement as of 9:53 AM CDT on May 24, 2015


                                 Max min
County location temp temp precip significant weather

Hickory Pittsburg 4w M M 0.50
Laclede 1 se Morgan 68 57 0.03
Morgan Gravois Mills 72 61 0.08
Barry Roaring River sp 75 60 0.50
stone Kimberling City 5nw M M 0.44
Jasper Sarcoxie 1w 72 57 1.25
Webster Niangua 71 57 0.02
Dallas Windyville 4nw M M 0.20
Benton Edwards 6w 73 56 0.50
Dallas Fair Grove 3ne 72 65 0.10
Crawford Farlington M M 1.95


Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Coastal Hazard Statement
Alaska - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
Arizona - Record Report
Arkansas - Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Lake Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
California - Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report
Colorado - Tornado Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Special Statement
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement , Beach Hazard Statement
Georgia - Coastal Hazard Statement
Idaho - Record Report
Illinois - Lake Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Lake Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Public Information Statement
Kansas - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Hydrologic Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Lake Wind Advisory
Louisiana - Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Maine - Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement , Record Report
Maryland - Public Information Statement
Massachusetts - Special Statement
Michigan - Record Report
Minnesota - Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Tornado Watch , Special Statement , Hydrologic Statement
Missouri - Tornado Watch , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Lake Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Montana - Public Information Statement
Nebraska - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Special Statement , Record Report
New Hampshire - Fire Weather Warning
New Jersey - Special Statement
New Mexico - Public Information Statement
New York - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Ohio - Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Pennsylvania - Public Information Statement
Rhode Island - Special Statement
South Dakota - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch
Texas - Tornado Watch , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Coastal Hazard Statement , Wind Advisory , Hydrologic Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Utah - Record Report
Vermont - Special Statement
West Virginia - Public Information Statement
Wisconsin - Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Record Report
- Small Craft Advisory