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  • Flash Flood Watch for Bourbon County, Kansas
  • Flash Flood Watch issued December 27 at 3:19PM CST until December 28 at 12:00PM CST by NWS
  • Effective: Sunday, December 27, 2015 at 2:19 p.m.
  • Expires: Monday, December 28, 2015 at 11 a.m.
  • ...FLASH FLOOD RISK CONTINUES ACROSS THE REGION...
    .WIDESPREAD LIGHT TO MODERATE RAIN WILL CONTINUE TONIGHT ACROSS
    THE WATCH AREA...WITH THE POTENTIAL FOR ADDITIONAL ROUNDS OF
    MODERATE TO HEAVY RAIN AFFECTING THE REGION. ONGOING MAJOR TO
    HISTORIC FLOODING IS LIKELY TO CONTINUE IN MANY AREAS...WITH
    ADDITIONAL FLASH FLOODING LIKELY WHERE MORE HEAVY RAIN FALLS
    THOUGH TONIGHT.
    FOR MANY LOCATIONS ACROSS SOUTHEASTERN KANSAS...AND SOUTHERN AND
    SOUTHWESTERN MISSOURI...AN ADDITIONAL 2 TO 4 INCHES OF RAIN IS
    EXPECTED BEFORE RAIN FINALLY ENDS MONDAY. STORM TOTAL RAINFALL
    WILL LIKELY BE BETWEEN 6 AND 10 INCHES...WITH LOCALLY HIGHER
    AMOUNTS IN EXCESS OF 12 INCHES POSSIBLE.
    ...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...
    THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES 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...HOWELL...JASPER...LACLEDE...LAWRENCE...MARIES...
    MCDONALD...MILLER...MORGAN...NEWTON...OREGON...OZARK...
    PHELPS...POLK...PULASKI...SHANNON...ST. CLAIR...STONE...
    TANEY...TEXAS...VERNON...WEBSTER AND WRIGHT.
    * THROUGH MONDAY MORNING
    * AN ADDITIONAL 2 TO 4 INCHES OF RAIN CAN BE EXPECTED TODAY AND
    TONIGHT ACROSS THE WATCH AREA...WITH THE HEAVIEST RAIN FALLING
    THIS AFTERNOON AND THIS EVENING. BY THE TIME RAIN ENDS MONDAY
    MORNING...STORM TOTALS ARE EXPECTED TO RANGE FROM 6 TO 10 INCHES...WITH
    LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS IN EXCESS OF 12 INCHES POSSIBLE.
    * RAPID RISES ON AREA CREEKS...STREAMS AND RIVERS ARE OCCURRING
    AND EXPECTED TO CONTINUE. AREAS THAT DO NOT NORMALLY FLOOD COULD
    EXPERIENCE FLOODING DURING THIS EVENT. FOR SOME LOCATIONS ACROSS
    SOUTHERN AND SOUTHWESTERN MISSOURI...FLOODING COULD EXCEED THAT
    SEEN DURING THE SPRING 2008 AND 2011 FLOODS. MANY AREAS WILL SEE
    HISTORIC FLOODING.