Event: Flash Flood Warning
Sender Name: NWS Springfield MO
Description: At 1027 AM CDT, The Department of Transportation reported heavy rain
falling in Radar estimates 2 to 4 inches of rain have fallen. Flash
flooding is already occurring. The Missouri Department of
Transportation reported a road closure at Buisness 54 AND Highway 87
near Blythes Creek due to over a foot of water over the roadway.
HAZARD…Flash flooding caused by heavy rain.
IMPACT…Flooding of small creeks and streams, urban areas,
highways, streets and underpasses as well as other drainage
and low lying areas.
Some locations that will experience flooding include…
Eldon… St. Elizabeth…
Marys Home… Aurora Springs…
This warning includes but is not limited to the following low water
Highway 52 at Tavern Creek northeast of Saint Elizabeth.
Additional rainfall amounts up a half inch are possible in the
Instruction: Turn around, don’t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.
Link to more Info: http://www.weather.gov
Area Description: Miller, MO; Morgan, MO
Message Identifier: NWS-IDP-PROD-4307810-3616263
CAP MessageType: Update
Added note: – Flash Flood Warnings warnings