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  • Flash Flood Watch for Bourbon County, Kansas
  • Flash Flood Watch issued July 06 at 2:55AM CDT until July 08 at 7:00PM CDT by NWS
  • Effective: Monday, July 6, 2015 at 1:55 a.m.
  • Expires: Wednesday, July 8, 2015 at 6 p.m.
  • ...HEAVY RAINFALL BECOMING INCREASING LIKELY FROM TONIGHT THROUGH
    WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...
    .A SLOW MOVING FRONTAL BOUNDARY WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA LATER
    TONIGHT...AND THEN STALL OUT ALONG OR JUST NORTH OF INTERSTATE 44
    FROM TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY. THIS FRONT WILL INTERACT WITH A
    TROPICAL AIRMASS TO PRODUCE PERIODS OF HEAVY RAIN THROUGH AT LEAST
    WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON ACROSS THE AREA.
    RAINFALL AMOUNTS BETWEEN TWO AND FIVE INCHES ARE EXPECTED ACROSS
    THE WATCH AREA...WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE. THE
    HEAVIEST RAINFALL IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED ACROSS NORTHWESTERN
    PORTIONS OF THE WATCH AREA...OR ALONG AND NORTHWEST OF A LINE FROM
    JOPLIN TO LAKE OF THE OZARKS.
    SOILS ARE ALREADY SATURATED ACROSS THE REGION...AND MANY
    CREEKS...STREAMS AND RIVERS ARE ALREADY RUNNING ABOVE NORMAL. THIS
    ADDITIONAL RAINFALL IS EXPECTED TO LEAD TO FLOODING OF STREAMS AND
    RIVERS IN SOME AREAS...ALONG WITH THE FLOODING OF MANY LOW WATER
    CROSSINGS.
    ...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
    WEDNESDAY EVENING...
    THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPRINGFIELD HAS ISSUED A
    * FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST KANSAS AND
    MISSOURI...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN SOUTHEAST
    KANSAS...BOURBON...CHEROKEE AND CRAWFORD. IN MISSOURI...
    BARRY...BARTON...BENTON...CAMDEN...CEDAR...CHRISTIAN...DADE...
    DALLAS...DENT...DOUGLAS...GREENE...HICKORY...JASPER...
    LACLEDE...LAWRENCE...MARIES...MCDONALD...MILLER...MORGAN...
    NEWTON...PHELPS...POLK...PULASKI...ST. CLAIR...STONE...
    TEXAS...VERNON...WEBSTER AND WRIGHT.
    * FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING.
    * HEAVY RAIN WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA FROM THE NORTHWEST THIS
    EVENING...CONTINUING PERIODICALLY THROUGH AT LEAST WEDNESDAY
    AFTERNOON. RAINFALL AMOUNTS BETWEEN TWO AND FIVE INCHES ARE
    CURRENTLY EXPECTED ACROSS THE WATCH AREA...WITH LOCALLY HIGHER
    AMOUNTS POSSIBLE. THE HEAVIEST RAINFALL AMOUNTS ARE CURRENTLY
    EXPECTED TO FALL ALONG AND NORTHWEST OF A LINE FROM JOPLIN TO
    LAKE OF THE OZARKS.
    * SOILS ARE ALREADY SATURATED ACROSS THE REGION...AND MANY
    CREEKS...STREAMS AND RIVERS ARE ALREADY RUNNING ABOVE NORMAL.
    THIS ADDITIONAL RAINFALL IS EXPECTED TO LEAD TO FLOODING OF
    STREAMS AND RIVERS IN SOME AREAS...ALONG WITH THE FLOODING OF
    MANY LOW WATER CROSSINGS.