Phelps Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Areal Flood Warning
Statement as of 7:01 PM CDT on July 02, 2015

... The Flood Warning remains in effect until 1100 am CDT Friday for
small streams in Benton... Camden... Cedar... Christian... Dade...
Dallas... Dent... Douglas... eastern Bourbon... Greene... Hickory...
Howell... Laclede... Maries... Miller... Morgan... northern Lawrence...
Oregon... Ozark... Phelps... Polk... Pulaski... Shannon... St. Clair...
stone... Taney... Texas... Vernon... Webster and Wright counties...

The Missouri Department of Transportation indicate that numerous
roads and low water crossings remain flooded due to the recent
heavy rainfall.

Many streams and rivers also remained in flood or at elevated
levels. Rivers in or near flood include portions of the
James... SAC... Pomme de Terre and Niangua rivers.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

In hilly terrain there are hundreds of low water crossings which are
potentially dangerous in heavy rain. Do not attempt to travel across
flooded roads. Find alternate routes. It only takes a few inches of
swiftly flowing water to carry vehicles away.


Lat... Lon 3699 9359 3728 9405 3764 9407 3765 9461
      3803 9484 3804 9483 3804 9407 3821 9353
      3851 9352 3854 9308 3870 9305 3834 9240
      3830 9165 3780 9152 3770 9114 3751 9131
      3715 9102 3708 9121 3650 9112 3649 9358


Foster



537 PM CDT Thu Jul 2 2015

... For the Gasconade river at Jerome...
* at 5:15 PM Thursday the stage was 13.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river is expected to rise to near flood stage
Saturday morning.
* Impact... at 15.0 feet... minor flooding begins near the gage site.
Flood waters reach the lower edge of the Concrete building where
the gage equipment is located.



               Flood observed forecast 7 am

Location stage stage day time Fri Sat sun

Gasconade river basin
Jerome 15 13.7 Thu 05 PM 14.4 15.0 12.4




Lat... Lon 3800 9199 3800 9195 3790 9196 3792 9202






Local Storm Report


07/02/2015 0210 am

8 miles E of fort Leonard W, Phelps County.

Flash flood, reported by dept of highways.


            Route j closed one mile north of Route M at Big Piney
            river





07/02/2015 0210 am

8 miles E of fort Leonard W, Phelps County.

Flash flood, reported by dept of highways.


            Route j closed one mile north of Route M at Big Piney
            river





07/02/2015 0210 am

8 miles E of fort Leonard W, Phelps County.

Flash flood, reported by dept of highways.


            Route j closed one mile north of Route M at Big Piney
            river



Public Information Statement
Statement as of 6:53 PM CDT on July 2, 2015

... EF-0 tornado confirmed in southwestern Maries County...

* date... 7/1/2015
* begin location... 7.5 miles northeast of Dixon
* end location... 7.4 miles northeast of Dixon
* estimated begin time... 10:55 PM CDT
* estimated end time... 10:57 PM CDT
* maximum ef-scale rating... EF-0
* estimated maximum wind speed... 80 mph
* estimated path width... 50 yd
* path length... 1/8 mile
* fatalities... 0
* injuries... 0
* begin lat/Lon... 38.07 N / -92.00 W
* end lat/Lon... 38.06 N / -91.99 W

* this preliminary information was determined by a National
Weather Service survey team and is subject to change pending
final review of the event and publication in National Weather
Service storm data.

Additional information...

A brief tornado occurred along Highway E near Hayden. The tornado
uprooted one tree as well as Downing several large limbs as it
moved across the Highway.


This information can also be found on our website at
www.Weather.Gov/sgf .

For reference... the Enhanced Fujita scale classifies tornadoes
into the following categories:

EF0... wind speeds 65 to 85 mph.
EF1... wind speeds 86 to 110 mph.
EF2... wind speeds 111 to 135 mph.
EF3... wind speeds 136 to 165 mph.
EF4... wind speeds 166 to 200 mph.
EF5... wind speeds greater than 200 mph.


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