Joplin, MO

4:08 AM CDT on April 30, 2017 (GMT -0500)
Ohio Ave | | Change Station

Elev 1020 ft 37.07 °N, 94.50 °W | Updated 29 seconds ago

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62.7 °F
Feels Like 62.7 °F
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Wind Variable Wind from South

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Pressure 29.55 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 900 ft
Dew Point 62 °F
Humidity 98%
Rainfall 0.15 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:24 AM 8:06 PM
Waxing Crescent, 21% visible
METAR KJLN 300853Z AUTO 11011KT 10SM OVC009 18/17 A2956 RMK AO2 RAE03 CIG 007V013 SLP004 P0000 60014 T01830172 58020
Pressure 29.55 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 900 ft
Dew Point 62 °F
Humidity 98%
Rainfall 0.15 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:24 AM 8:06 PM
Waxing Crescent, 21% visible
METAR KJLN 300853Z AUTO 11011KT 10SM OVC009 18/17 A2956 RMK AO2 RAE03 CIG 007V013 SLP004 P0000 60014 T01830172 58020

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Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning
Issued: 2:56 AM CDT Apr. 30, 2017 – National Weather Service

... For the Spring River near Waco...
* at 2:31 am Sunday the stage was 21.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 19.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 27.2 feet by this
evening. The river will fall below flood stage Tuesday morning.
* Impact... at 27.0 feet... the Highway 171 bridge downstream from the
gage site floods.



               Flood observed forecast 6 am

Location stage stage day time Mon Tue Wed

Spring River basin
Waco 19 21.3 sun 03 am 26.4 19.6 9.9




Lat... Lon 3730 9454 3723 9451 3718 9462 3725 9462






256 am CDT sun Apr 30 2017

... For the Spring River at Carthage...
* at 2:45 am Sunday the stage was 18.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.

* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
tomorrow afternoon.
* Impact... at 17.0 feet... flood waters inundate homes on Garrison Road
or Highway 571 north of the Spring River and along Java, Primm and
main streets.



               Flood observed forecast 6 am

Location stage stage day time Mon Tue Wed

Spring River basin
Carthage 10 18.2 sun 03 am 12.1 8.1 6.4




Lat... Lon 3720 9436 3720 9406 3714 9406 3714 9437






1139 PM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

The National Weather Service in Springfield has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
Cherokee County in southeastern Kansas...
Crawford County in southeastern Kansas...
Barton County in southwestern Missouri...
Newton County in southwestern Missouri...
Stone County in southwestern Missouri...
McDonald County in southwestern Missouri...
Barry County in southwestern Missouri...
Lawrence County in southwestern Missouri...
Jasper County in southwestern Missouri...
Dade County in southwestern Missouri...

* until 1145 am CDT Sunday

* at 1137 PM CDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
heavy rain across the warned area. Generally 4 to 8 inches
of rain has fallen. Ongoing flash flooding is expected to
continue through the overnight and into Sunday morning.

* Creeks, streams, and low water crossings will be especially
susceptible to the dangers of flash flooding.
Locations in the warning include...
Joplin... Pittsburg...
Carthage... Neosho...
Webb City... big Sugar Creek State Park...
Roaring River State Park... prairie State Park...
Monett... Aurora...
Carl Junction... Mount Vernon...
Lamar... Baxter Springs...
Frontenac... Columbus...
Cassville... Galena...
Silver Dollar City... Girard...

This warning includes but is not limited to the following low water
crossings...
Highway 43 at Buffalo Creek west of Anderson...
north main and Murphy Boulevard in Joplin...
business Highway 60 just north of Neosho...
Highway 13 at railey creek near Reeds Spring...
and Highway 13 at Pine Run northwest of Galena.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

A Flash Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring.
If you are in the warned area move to higher ground immediately.
Residents living along streams and creeks should take immediate
precautions to protect life and property.


Lat... Lon 3650 9462 3700 9462 3700 9507 3767 9509
      3767 9462 3753 9434 3744 9363 3700 9361
      3699 9334 3650 9331


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843 PM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

... For the Shoal Creek near Joplin...
* at 8:00 PM Saturday the stage was 22.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.

* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
late Monday morning.
* Impact... at 22.7 feet... approximate level of the one percent chance
flood.



               Flood observed forecast 6 am

Location stage stage day time sun Mon Tue

Spring River basin
Joplin 14 22.5 Sat 08 PM 15.1 9.0 7.1




Lat... Lon 3704 9450 3693 9433 3688 9440 3702 9462
      3705 9462





Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 8:22 PM CDT Apr. 29, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Sunday evening...

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 Sunday evening

* periods of showers and thunderstorms producing torrential
rainfall will occur today through Sunday. An additional 2 to 4
inches of rainfall will be possible through Sunday on top of the
heavy flooding rainfall that has already occurred over the past
24 hours.


* With soils already saturated as well as streams and rivers
running high, significant flooding will continue. Flooding of
streams, rivers, and low water crossings could last for
several days after the rain ends. Areas that don't normally
flood could flood in this event. Many rivers are expected to
go into moderate to major flood... with some breaking records.

Some main Stem rivers that will experience significant rises and
potential flooding include the Elk, Spring, James, Big Piney,
Gasconade, Jacks Fork, current, eleven point, Osage, and
Marmaton. Some river points may reach moderate or major flood
stage.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.



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