Stone Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning
Statement as of 1:41 PM CDT on July 02, 2015

... For the the James River at Galena...
* at 1:15 PM Thursday the stage was 11.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by tonight and continue to rise
to near 17.0 feet by tomorrow morning. The river will fall below
flood stage by tomorrow afternoon.
* Impact... at 17.5 feet... flood waters reach the second window level
of the restrooms at the James River outfitter canoe park area.


               Flood observed forecast 7 am

Location stage stage day time Fri Sat sun

James River basin
Galena 15 11.6 Thu 01 PM 17.0 8.6 5.8


Lat... Lon 3677 9348 3678 9354 3688 9347 3687 9340




1056 am CDT Thu Jul 2 2015

The National Weather Service in Springfield has issued a

* Flood Warning for urban areas and small streams in...
Howell County in south central Missouri...
Oregon County in south central Missouri...
Ozark County in southwest Missouri...
Shannon County in south central Missouri...
southeastern Texas County in south central Missouri...
Stone County in southwest Missouri...
Taney County in southwest Missouri...

* until 500 PM CDT Thursday.

* At 1053 am CDT... the Department of Transportation indicated that
rain was producing flooding across the warned area. Flooding
continues across the warned area with numerous roads closed by
flood waters. This warning replaces the previous Flash Flood
Warning that was in effect tor the area.

* Runoff from this rain is causing flooding. Locations in the warning
include... Alton... Bakersfield... Birch Tree... Branson West...
Branson... Crane... Eminence... Forsyth... Gainesville... Galena... Grand
Gulf State Park... Hollister... Indian Point... Kimberling City...
Merriam Woods... Mountain View... Reeds Spring... Rockaway Beach...
Summersville... Table Rock State Park... Taneyville... Thayer... West
Plains... Willow Springs and Winona. Creeks... streams and low water
crossings will be especially susceptible to the dangers of
flooding.

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

Route W at Caney Creek just east of Brownbranch...
Highway 13 at railey creek near Reeds Spring...
Highway 13 at Pine Run northwest of Galena...
Route h... 3 miles east of Winona...
Highway 142 at the Spring River west of Lanton.

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 3649 9358 3700 9360 3699 9334 3682 9334
      3679 9210 3723 9205 3730 9115 3721 9112
      3717 9103 3709 9104 3708 9121 3684 9122
      3682 9111 3649 9113


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Local Storm Report


07/02/2015 0340 am

5 miles E of Galena, Stone County.

Flash flood, reported by law enforcement.


            Water flowing over Highway 176 near Highway 160. Water
            also over railey Creek Road.





07/02/2015 0340 am

5 miles E of Galena, Stone County.

Flash flood, reported by law enforcement.


            Water flowing over Highway 176 near Highway 160. Water
            also over railey Creek Road.





07/02/2015 0340 am

5 miles E of Galena, Stone County.

Flash flood, reported by law enforcement.


            Water flowing over Highway 176 near Highway 160. Water
            also over railey Creek Road.



Public Information Statement
Statement as of 1:58 PM CDT on July 2, 2015

... EF-1 tornado confirmed in Benton county(correction for date)...

* date... 07/01/2015
* begin location... 3 miles northwest of Warsaw
* end location... 0.5 miles west of Warsaw
* estimated begin time... 9:56 PM CDT
* estimated end time... 10:03 PM CDT
* maximum ef-scale rating... EF-1
* estimated maximum wind speed... 94 mph
* estimated path width... 1/4 to 1/2 mile.
* Path length... 3.25 miles.
* Fatalities... none.
* Injuries... none.
* Begin lat/Lon... 38.28435 N / -93.42776 W
* end lat/Lon... 38.24306 N / -93.39658 W

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

Additional information...

Numerous trees were uprooted along the path. A metal building was
damaged. A boat dock was flipped with 7 boats sunk at The Dock. A
fireworks tent was blown over.


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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