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  • Flash Flood Watch for Bourbon County, Kansas
  • Flash Flood Watch issued September 01 at 2:18PM CDT until September 02 at 7:00AM CDT by NWS
  • Effective: Monday, September 1, 2014 at 1:18 p.m.
  • Expires: Tuesday, September 2, 2014 at 6 a.m.
  • ...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING THROUGH
    TUESDAY MORNING...
    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...SHANNON...ST. CLAIR...
    STONE...TEXAS...VERNON...WEBSTER AND WRIGHT.
    * FROM 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING
    * AN EXTENDED PERIOD OF MODERATE TO HEAVY RAINFALL IS EXPECTED
    THIS EVENING AND THROUGH THE OVERNIGHT HOURS. A VERY SLOW MOVING
    FRONT IS EXPECTED TO MOVE INTO THE OZARKS LATE THIS EVENING AND
    STALL ACROSS THE AREA. THIS WILL LEAD TO THE POTENTIAL FOR
    PERIODS OF TORRENTIAL RAINFALL AND FLASH FLOODING. RAINFALL
    AMOUNTS FROM 2 TO 3 INCHES WILL BE COMMON OVERNIGHT. SOME
    LOCATIONS MAY RECEIVE IN EXCESS OF 4 INCHES.
    * AFTER THE RAINFALL MUCH OF THE REGION RECEIVED FROM LAST NIGHT
    AND EARLIER TODAY...SOILS ARE BECOMING SATURATED. MOST LOCATIONS
    RECORDED FROM A HALF TO ONE AND A HALF INCHES OF RAINFALL. THIS
    RECENT RAINFALL IN COMBINATION WITH THE EXPECTED RAINFALL
    TONIGHT MAY LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING ON AREA LOW WATER CROSSINGS
    AS WELL AS CREEKS AND STREAMS.