Rocky Comfort, MO (64861)

5:30 AM CDT on April 29, 2017 (GMT -0500)
Butterfield | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flash Flood Warning, Flash Flood Watch Active Notice: Flash Flood Watch

Elev 1526 ft 36.75 °N, 93.91 °W | Updated 26 seconds ago

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59.9 °F
Feels Like 59.9 °F
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1.1
Wind Variable Wind from East

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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.69 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 3700 ft
Mostly Cloudy 4500 ft
Overcast 5500 ft
Dew Point 59 °F
Humidity 96%
Rainfall 1.49 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:24 AM 8:03 PM
Waxing Crescent, 12% visible
METAR KHFJ 291010Z AUTO 07013G18KT 10SM VCTS BKN037 BKN045 OVC055 15/15 A2969 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT ALQS
Pressure 29.69 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 3700 ft
Mostly Cloudy 4500 ft
Overcast 5500 ft
Dew Point 59 °F
Humidity 96%
Rainfall 1.49 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:24 AM 8:03 PM
Waxing Crescent, 12% visible
METAR KHFJ 291010Z AUTO 07013G18KT 10SM VCTS BKN037 BKN045 OVC055 15/15 A2969 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT ALQS

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Flash Flood Warning
Issued: 3:53 AM CDT Apr. 29, 2017 – National Weather Service

... The Flash Flood Warning remains in effect until 1215 PM CDT
Saturday for Newton and Lawrence counties...

At 352 am CDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing heavy
rain across the warned area. Up to two inches of rain has already
fallen... with an additional one to three inches of rain possible
through 8 am.

Creeks, streams, and low water crossings will be especially
susceptible to the dangers of flash flooding.
Locations in the warning include...

Southern Joplin... Neosho...
Monett... Aurora...
Mount Vernon... Seneca...
Marionville... Granby...
Duquesne... Pierce City...
Diamond... Loma Linda...
Miller... Leawood...
Silver Creek... Verona...
Fairview... Shoal Creek Drive...
Saginaw... Stotts City...

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

Business Highway 60 just north of Neosho...
Highway 97 at the Spring River north of Stotts City...
Route cc at Lost Creek just south of Racine...
Highway 97 just south of Stotts City...
and Highway 97 just south of Highway 37 at Pierce City.

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 3677 9462 3706 9462 3705 9406 3729 9405
      3728 9361 3692 9361 3693 9406 3675 9407


Terry


211 am CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

... For the the Shoal Creek near Joplin...
* at 1:00 am Saturday the stage was 5.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by this afternoon and continue to
rise to near 20.0 feet by tomorrow early afternoon. The river will
fall below flood stage by late Monday morning.
* Impact... at 18.8 feet... this is the stage reached October 10, 2009.



               Flood observed forecast 6 am

Location stage stage day time sun Mon Tue

Spring River basin
Joplin 14 5.2 Sat 01 am 19.2 15.2 9.1




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





Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:29 AM CDT Apr. 29, 2017 – National Weather Service

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

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* the Missouri Ozarks and far southeastern Kansas.

* Through Sunday evening

* periods of showers and thunderstorms producing torrential
rainfall will occur today through Sunday. Widespread event
rainfall amounts from 3 to 6 inches are expected, with localized
amounts up to 8 inches possible. The highest rainfall amounts
will occur across far southern Missouri with lighter amounts
toward central Missouri. Intense rainfall rates will quickly
lead to flash flooding.

* With soils already saturated as well as streams and rivers
running high, the potential for significant flooding is becoming
more likely. 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.

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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