721  
WGUS73 KSGF 221225  
FFSSGF  
 
FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO  
725 AM CDT TUE AUG 22 2017  
 
MOC185-221600-  
/O.CON.KSGF.FF.W.0079.000000T0000Z-170822T1600Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
ST. CLAIR MO-  
725 AM CDT TUE AUG 22 2017  
 
...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1100 AM CDT FOR  
ST. CLAIR COUNTY...  
 
AT 723 AM CDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THAT RAINFALL WAS DIMINISHING  
ACROSS THE WARNED AREA BUT LIGHT TO MODERATE SHOWERS CONTINUED. TWO  
TO FOUR INCHES OF RAIN HAS FALLEN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA WITH THE  
HIGHEST AMOUNTS ACROSS NORTHERN ST. CLAIR COUNTY.  
 
* CREEKS, STREAMS, AND LOW WATER CROSSINGS WILL BE ESPECIALLY  
SUSCEPTIBLE TO THE DANGERS OF FLASH FLOODING.  
 
THIS WARNING INCLUDES BUT IS NOT LIMITED TO THE FOLLOWING LOW WATER  
CROSSINGS...  
ROUTE J AT BRUSH CREEK 6 MILES WEST OF COLLINS...  
AND ROUTE BB, 9 MILES EAST OF SCHELL CITY.  
 
ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS UP TO ONE HALF INCH ARE POSSIBLE IN THE  
WARNED AREA BEFORE THE RAIN ENDS THIS MORNING.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3820 9350 3792 9351 3791 9357 3783 9357  
3783 9381 3789 9381 3790 9407 3821 9405  
3820 9356 3822 9356  
 

 
 
FOSTER  
 
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