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Flash Flood Watch issued August 06 at 4:19AM CDT until August 06 at 7:00PM CDT by NWS
Effective: 4:19 a.m. on Sunday, Aug. 6, 2017
Expires: 7 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 6, 2017

...Additional Heavy Rain Expected through this Afternoon...
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...
The Flash Flood Watch continues for
* Portions of southeast Kansas and Missouri, including the
following areas, in southeast Kansas, Cherokee and Crawford.
In Missouri, Barton, Camden, Cedar, Dade, Dallas, Dent,
Greene, Hickory, Jasper, Laclede, Lawrence, Maries, Miller,
Newton, Phelps, Polk, Pulaski, Texas, Webster, and Wright.
* Through this evening
* Moderate to heavy rain continues early this morning across
southern Missouri and southeastern Kansas along the interstate
44 corridor. Additional heavy rain and potential flash
flooding is expected across much of the Watch area through
into this afternoon. An additional 1 to 3 inches of rain, with
locally higher amounts, is possible.
* Flash flooding will become is possible through this afternoon,
especially if heavy rain falls in the same location as
Saturday morning. Rapid rises along area creeks and streams
can be expected, along with the flooding of low water
crossings. Motorists and campers should be especially alert
today for flash flooding.
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.

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