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County,
Flash Flood Warning issued June 18 at 7:40PM CDT until June 18 at 11:00PM CDT by NWS
Effective: 7:40 p.m. on Thursday, June 18, 2015
Expires: 11 p.m. on Thursday, June 18, 2015

...A FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1100 PM CDT FOR
BARRY...CHEROKEE...JASPER...MCDONALD AND NEWTON COUNTIES...
AT 736 PM CDT...LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICIALS REPORTED THAT
EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WAS PRODUCING FLASH FLOODING ACROSS THE WARNED
AREA. SEVERAL LOW WATER ROADS AND BRIDGES WERE FLOODED ACROSS THE
AREA AND EXCESSIVE STREET FLOODING WAS OCCURRING IN JOPLIN MISSOURI
AND IN RIVERTON KANSAS.
RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL IS CAUSING FLASH FLOODING.
LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE...AIRPORT DRIVE...ALBA...ANDERSON...
BAXTER SPRINGS...BIG SUGAR CREEK STATE PARK...CARL JUNCTION...
CARONA...CARTERVILLE...CARTHAGE...CASSVILLE...COLUMBUS...DIAMOND...
DUENWEG...DUQUESNE...EXETER...FAIRVIEW...GALENA...GOODMAN...GRANBY...
IRON GATES...JASPER...JOPLIN...LANAGAN...LEAWOOD...MONETT...NEOSHO...
NOEL...ORONOGO...PINEVILLE...PURCELL...PURDY...ROARING RIVER STATE
PARK...SAGINAW...SARCOXIE...SCAMMON...SELIGMAN...SENECA...SHOAL CREEK
DRIVE...SILVER CREEK...SOUTH WEST CITY...TREECE...WASHBURN...WEBB
CITY...WEIR...WEST MINERAL AND WHEATON. CREEKS...STREAMS AND LOW
WATER CROSSINGS WILL BE ESPECIALLY SUSCEPTIBLE TO THE DANGERS OF
FLASH FLOODING.
THIS WARNING INCLUDES BUT IS NOT LIMITED TO THE FOLLOWING LOW WATER
CROSSINGS...
HIGHWAY 43 AT BUFFALO CREEK WEST OF ANDERSON...
NORTH MAIN AND MURPHY BOULEVARD IN JOPLIN...
BUSINESS HIGHWAY 60 JUST NORTH OF NEOSHO...
HIGHWAY 37 AT THE SPRING RIVER SOUTHWEST OF AVILLA...
ROUTE Y AT FLAT CREEK JUST NORTHEAST OF CASSVILLE.

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