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County,
Flood Watch issued February 20 at 3:59AM CST until February 20 at 6:00PM CST by NWS
Effective: 3:59 a.m. on Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014
Expires: 6 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...
THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR
* PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL MISSOURI AND NORTHEAST MISSOURI...
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN NORTH CENTRAL MISSOURI...
GRUNDY...LINN MO...LIVINGSTON...MACON...MERCER...PUTNAM AND
SULLIVAN. IN NORTHEAST MISSOURI...ADAIR AND SCHUYLER.
* THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON
* ADDITIONAL RAIN AND THUNDERSTORMS THIS MORNING MAY LEAD TO
EXCESSIVE RUNOFF...ESPECIALLY ON RECENTLY FROZEN AND SNOW COVERED
GROUND. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS UP TO ONE HALF INCH ARE EXPECTED
IN THE WATCH AREA...WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE.
* FLOODING OF LOW LYING AND POORLY DRAINED AREAS...AS WELL AS
STREAMS...CREEKS AND SMALLER RIVERS...IS POSSIBLE.
A FLOOD WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING BASED ON
CURRENT FORECASTS.
YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE ALERT FOR POSSIBLE
FLOOD WARNINGS. THOSE LIVING IN AREAS PRONE TO FLOODING SHOULD BE
PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION SHOULD FLOODING DEVELOP.

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