Weather

County,
Flood Advisory issued October 02 at 5:24AM CDT until October 02 at 9:00AM CDT by NWS
Effective: 5:24 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014
Expires: 9 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPRINGFIELD HAS ISSUED A
* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
CHEROKEE COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST KANSAS...
CRAWFORD COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST KANSAS...
WESTERN BARTON COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI...
WESTERN JASPER COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI...
* UNTIL 900 AM CDT.
* AT 518 AM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
AREAS OF HEAVY RAIN PRODUCING THUNDERSTORMS OVER PARTS OF THE
AREA. RAINFALL RATES OF OVER AN INCH PER HOUR ARE OCCURRING.
ADDITIONAL STORMS FROM NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA WILL MOVE INTO THE
AREA OVER THE NEXT HOUR WITH ADDITIONAL PERIODS OF HEAVY RAINFALL.
* RUNOFF FROM THIS HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING.
LOCATIONS IN THE ADVISORY INCLUDE...AIRPORT DRIVE...ALBA...
ARCADIA...ARMA...CARL JUNCTION...CARONA...CARTERVILLE...CHEROKEE...
COLUMBUS...DUENWEG...DUQUESNE...ENGLEVALE...FRONTENAC...GALENA...
GIRARD...IRON GATES...JOPLIN...LIBERAL...MCCUNE...MINDENMINES...
MULBERRY...ORONOGO...PITTSBURG...PRAIRIE STATE PARK...PURCELL...
SCAMMON...VERDELLA...WALNUT...WEBB CITY...WEIR AND WEST MINERAL.
CREEKS...STREAMS AND LOW WATER CROSSINGS WILL BE ESPECIALLY
SUSCEPTIBLE TO THE DANGERS OF FLOODING.
POOR DRAINAGE AREAS AND URBANIZED AREAS WITH POOR DRAINAGE CAN
ANTICIPATE BRIEF FLOODING.

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