Christian Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Flash Flood Warning
Statement as of 11:55 AM CDT on September 17, 2014

...A Flash Flood Warning remains in effect until 300 PM CDT for Greene...northern Christian and southern Webster counties...

At 1146 am CDT...National Weather Service Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms with torrential rainfall moving southward across Webster County and into Greene County. Additional rainfall amounts of one to two inches are expected through early this afternoon.

Runoff from this excessive rainfall will cause flash flooding to occur. Locations in the warning include...Ash Grove... Marshfield...Fordland...Rogersville...and Springfield.

Creeks...streams and low water crossings will be especially susceptible to the dangers of flash flooding.

Street flooding will likely occur in the Springfield Metro area.

This warning includes but is not limited to the following low water crossings...

Route u at pedelo creek northeast of Sparta... Scenic Avenue in southwest Springfield... Route c at the little SAC River North of Strafford... Greenwood Road at the Pomme de Terre headwaters... east Buena Vista Road at Ward branch south of Springfield.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Flooding is occurring or is imminent. Most flood related deaths occur in automobiles. Do not attempt to cross water covered bridges... dips...or low water crossings. Never try to cross a flowing stream... even a small one...on foot or in a vehicle.

Lat...Lon 3700 9361 3728 9361 3728 9362 3736 9362 3735 9269 3707 9286 3707 9290 3698 9291

Foster

1118 am CDT Wed Sep 17 2014

...A Flash Flood Warning remains in effect until 200 PM CDT for northern stone...southern Christian and western Douglas counties...

At 1111 am CDT...National Weather Service Doppler radar indicated that rainfall had diminished across Christian and stone counties while showers lingered in Douglas County. Rainfall since early this morning ranged from one to two inches with locally higher amounts.

Runoff from this excessive rainfall is causing flash flooding of low lying or poor drainage areas as well as some creeks and low water crossings.

This warning includes but is not limited to the following low water crossings...

Highway 13 at Pine Run northwest of Galena... Route ff at Hunter Creek east of Ava... Route ff at Turkey Creek east of Ava.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Flooding is occurring or is imminent. Most flood related deaths occur in automobiles. Do not attempt to cross water covered bridges... dips...or low water crossings. Never try to cross a flowing stream... even a small one...on foot or in a vehicle.

Lat...Lon 3682 9353 3701 9361 3700 9291 3708 9290 3707 9290 3707 9255 3706 9242 3680 9248

Foster

Areal Flood Advisory
Statement as of 8:33 AM CDT on September 17, 2014

The National Weather Service in Springfield has issued a

* Flood Advisory for... Greene County in southwest Missouri... northern Christian County in southwest Missouri... Webster County in southwest Missouri...

* until 200 PM CDT.

* At 828 am CDT...National Weather Service Doppler radar indicated heavy rainfall across the advisory area. Thunderstorms were producing torrential rainfall rates in excess of one inch per hour. Total rainfall amounts of one to two inches with locally higher amounts are expected.

* Runoff from this heavy rainfall will cause minor flooding. Locations in the advisory include...Battlefield... Fordland...Nixa...Republic...Rogersville...and Springfield. Small streams...low water crossings and poor drainage areas will be especially susceptible to the dangers of flooding.

This advisory includes but is not limited to the following low water crossings...

Route cc west of Fair Grove at the Pomme de Terre River... Route u at pedelo creek northeast of Sparta... Scenic Avenue in southwest Springfield.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Advisory means river or stream flows are elevated or ponding of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.

Lat...Lon 3700 9335 3708 9361 3742 9361 3742 9269 3715 9283 3707 9290 3699 9291

Local Storm Report

09/17/2014 1003 am

Nixa, Christian County.

Flash flood, reported by broadcast media.

Several streets were flooded and closed due to high water in Nixa.

09/17/2014 0845 am

2 miles E of Billings, Christian County.

Hail m0.88 inch, reported by public.

09/17/2014 0845 am

2 miles E of Billings, Christian County.

Hail m0.88 inch, reported by public.

09/17/2014 0903 am

2 miles W of Nixa, Christian County.

Hail e0.88 inch, reported by law enforcement.

Public Information Statement
Statement as of 9:31 am CDT on September 17, 2014

Max min County location temp temp precip significant weather

Douglas Ava 72 64 T Barry Roaring River sp 73 65 0.00 Morgan Gravois Mills 75 59 0.15 Webster Niangua 70 60 T Laclede 1 se Morgan 69 59 T Benton Edwards 6w 73 63 0.75 Jasper Sarcoxie 1w 75 61 0.00 Hickory Pittsburg 4w 1.00 stone Crane 4n 79 64 0.00 Dallas Windyville 4nw 1.00