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Tornado Warning
SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
527 PM CST TUE FEB 5 2008

MOC091-153-060030-
/O.CON.KSGF.TO.W.0065.000000T0000Z-080206T0030Z/
HOWELL MO-OZARK MO-
527 PM CST TUE FEB 5 2008

...A TORNADO WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 630 PM CST FOR EASTERN
OZARK AND HOWELL COUNTIES...

AT 524 PM CST...TRAINED WEATHER SPOTTERS CONTINUED TO TRACK A TORNADO
NEAR THE TOWN OF MOUNTAIN HOME ARKANSAS.

THE TORNADO WILL BE NEAR...
  BAKERSFIELD BY 535 PM CST.
  WEST PLAINS BY 555 PM CST.

THE TOWNS OF CAULFIELD...MOODY...SOUTH FORK AND BRANDSVILLE ARE IN
THE PATH OF THIS TORNADO.

THE SAFEST PLACE TO BE DURING A TORNADO IS IN A BASEMENT. GET UNDER A
WORKBENCH OR OTHER PIECE OF STURDY FURNITURE. IF NO BASEMENT IS
AVAILABLE...SEEK SHELTER ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF THE BUILDING IN AN
INTERIOR HALLWAY OR ROOM SUCH AS A CLOSET. USE BLANKETS OR PILLOWS TO
COVER YOUR BODY AND ALWAYS STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS.

IF IN MOBILE HOMES OR VEHICLES...EVACUATE THEM AND GET INSIDE A
SUBSTANTIAL SHELTER. IF NO SHELTER IS AVAILABLE...LIE FLAT IN THE
NEAREST DITCH OR OTHER LOW SPOT AND COVER YOUR HEAD WITH YOUR HANDS.

A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 800 PM CST TUESDAY EVENING
FOR SOUTHWESTERN MISSOURI.

LAT...LON 3650 9246 3680 9224 3680 9210 3706 9209
      3705 9167 3679 9167 3679 9168 3649 9169
TIME...MOT...LOC 2327Z 237DEG 54KT 3644 9226

$$

LINDENBERG


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Flash Flood Warning
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
MOC065-067-091-149-153-203-215-060500-
/O.NEW.KSGF.FF.W.0011.080205T2328Z-080206T0500Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
528 PM CST TUE FEB 5 2008

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPRINGFIELD HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  EASTERN DOUGLAS COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI...
  HOWELL COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL MISSOURI...
  OREGON COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL MISSOURI...
  OZARK COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI...
  SHANNON COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL MISSOURI...
  SOUTHEASTERN DENT COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL MISSOURI...
  SOUTHEASTERN TEXAS COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL MISSOURI...

* UNTIL 1100 PM CST.

* AT 524 PM CST...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  THUNDERSTORMS WITH VERY HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE WARNED AREA.
  RAINFALL RATES WILL LIKELY AVERAGE BETWEEN ONE HALF TO LOCALLY
  1.50 INCHES PER HOUR ACROSS THE WARNED AREA THROUGH THE EARLY
  EVENING. A LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS NORTHERN ARKANSAS WILL
  CONTINUE TO MOVE NORTHEAST AND ACROSS THE WARNED AREA DURING THE
  EVENING HOURS AND CAUSE FLASH FLOODING. TOTAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS
  COULD APPROACH THREE TO FIVE INCHES BEFORE THE RAINFALL TAPERS OFF
  LATER THIS EVENING.

* RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLASH FLOODING TO
  OCCUR. SOME LOCATIONS THAT MAY EXPERIENCE FLASH FLOODING INCLUDE...
  MOUNTAIN VIEW...THAYER...WEST PLAINS...WILLOW SPRINGS...ALTON...
  BAKERSFIELD...BIRCH TREE...EMINENCE...GAINESVILLE...SUMMERSVILLE
  AND WINONA.

A FLASH FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR OCCURRING.
RESIDENTS LIVING ALONG STREAMS AND CREEKS SHOULD TAKE IMMEDIATE
PRECAUTIONS TO PROTECT LIFE AND PROPERTY. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS
SWIFTLY FLOWING WATERS OR WATERS OF UNKNOWN DEPTH BY FOOT OR BY
AUTOMOBILE.

LAT...LON 3720 9193 3742 9162 3768 9116 3759 9116
      3758 9131 3751 9131 3750 9121 3742 9122
      3741 9117 3732 9118 3731 9115 3708 9115
      3708 9122 3685 9123 3683 9122 3682 9115
      3650 9115 3650 9278

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JLT


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Severe Weather Statement
SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
527 PM CST TUE FEB 5 2008

MOC091-153-060030-
/O.CON.KSGF.TO.W.0065.000000T0000Z-080206T0030Z/
HOWELL MO-OZARK MO-
527 PM CST TUE FEB 5 2008

...A TORNADO WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 630 PM CST FOR EASTERN
OZARK AND HOWELL COUNTIES...

AT 524 PM CST...TRAINED WEATHER SPOTTERS CONTINUED TO TRACK A TORNADO
NEAR THE TOWN OF MOUNTAIN HOME ARKANSAS.

THE TORNADO WILL BE NEAR...
  BAKERSFIELD BY 535 PM CST.
  WEST PLAINS BY 555 PM CST.

THE TOWNS OF CAULFIELD...MOODY...SOUTH FORK AND BRANDSVILLE ARE IN
THE PATH OF THIS TORNADO.

THE SAFEST PLACE TO BE DURING A TORNADO IS IN A BASEMENT. GET UNDER A
WORKBENCH OR OTHER PIECE OF STURDY FURNITURE. IF NO BASEMENT IS
AVAILABLE...SEEK SHELTER ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF THE BUILDING IN AN
INTERIOR HALLWAY OR ROOM SUCH AS A CLOSET. USE BLANKETS OR PILLOWS TO
COVER YOUR BODY AND ALWAYS STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS.

IF IN MOBILE HOMES OR VEHICLES...EVACUATE THEM AND GET INSIDE A
SUBSTANTIAL SHELTER. IF NO SHELTER IS AVAILABLE...LIE FLAT IN THE
NEAREST DITCH OR OTHER LOW SPOT AND COVER YOUR HEAD WITH YOUR HANDS.

A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 800 PM CST TUESDAY EVENING
FOR SOUTHWESTERN MISSOURI.

LAT...LON 3650 9246 3680 9224 3680 9210 3706 9209
      3705 9167 3679 9167 3679 9168 3649 9169
TIME...MOT...LOC 2327Z 237DEG 54KT 3644 9226

$$

LINDENBERG


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Tornado Watch
WATCH COUNTY NOTIFICATION FOR WATCH 35
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
443 PM CST TUE FEB 5 2008

MOC065-067-091-149-153-203-213-215-229-060200-
/O.CON.KSGF.TO.A.0035.000000T0000Z-080206T0200Z/

TORNADO WATCH 35 REMAINS VALID UNTIL 8 PM CST THIS EVENING FOR
THE FOLLOWING AREAS

IN MISSOURI THIS WATCH INCLUDES 9 COUNTIES

IN SOUTH CENTRAL MISSOURI

DENT                  HOWELL                OREGON
SHANNON               TEXAS

IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI

DOUGLAS               OZARK                 TANEY
WRIGHT

THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...ALTON...AVA...BRANSON...CABOOL...
EMINENCE...FORSYTH...GAINESVILLE...HOUSTON...MANSFIELD...
MOUNTAIN GROVE...SALEM...THAYER...THEODOSIA...WEST PLAINS...
WILLOW SPRINGS AND WINONA.

$$

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Flood Advisory
FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
357 PM CST TUE FEB 5 2008

MOC043-065-067-091-153-213-215-225-229-060400-
/X.NEW.KSGF.FA.Y.0002.080205T2157Z-080206T0400Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
357 PM CST TUE FEB 5 2008

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPRINGFIELD HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  DENT COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL MISSOURI...
  DOUGLAS COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI...
  EASTERN CHRISTIAN COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI...
  NORTHWESTERN HOWELL COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL MISSOURI...
  NORTHWESTERN OZARK COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI...
  SOUTHEASTERN WEBSTER COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI...
  TANEY COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI...
  TEXAS COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL MISSOURI...
  WRIGHT COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI...

* UNTIL 1000 PM CST.

* AT 352 PM CST...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA. RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF ONE
  HALF...TO LOCALLY ONE INCH OF RAINFALL HAVE ALREADY FALLEN...OR
  WILL FALL ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA THROUGH 6 PM. MINOR FLOODING IS
  EXPECTED ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA WITH STREET FLOODING AND IN BANK
  RISES OF STREAM AND CREEK LIKELY.

* RUNOFF FROM THIS HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING. SOME
  LOCATIONS THAT MAY EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING INCLUDE...AVA...
  BRANSON...FORSYTH...HOUSTON...MOUNTAIN GROVE...SALEM...WILLOW
  SPRINGS...CABOOL...HARTVILLE...HOLLISTER...LICKING...MANSFIELD...
  MERRIAM WOODS...NORWOOD AND RAYMONDVILLE.

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

LAT...LON 3686 9329 3706 9314 3710 9289 3748 9230
      3748 9226 3761 9223 3760 9182 3769 9182
      3779 9143 3755 9133 3742 9160 3742 9165
      3730 9165 3687 9188 3649 9331

$$

JLT


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Flash Flood Watch
FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
132 PM CST TUE FEB 5 2008

MOZ057-058-068>071-079>083-088>098-101>106-060500-
/O.EXT.KSGF.FF.A.0001.000000T0000Z-080206T0600Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
MILLER-MARIES-HICKORY-CAMDEN-PULASKI-PHELPS-POLK-DALLAS-LACLEDE-
TEXAS-DENT-JASPER-DADE-GREENE-WEBSTER-WRIGHT-NEWTON-LAWRENCE-
CHRISTIAN-DOUGLAS-HOWELL-SHANNON-MCDONALD-BARRY-STONE-TANEY-OZARK-
OREGON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELDON...LAKE OZARK...VIENNA...
HERMITAGE...OSAGE BEACH...CAMDENTON...FORT LEONARD WOOD...
WAYNESVILLE...ROLLA...BOLIVAR...BUFFALO...LEBANON...HOUSTON...
CABOOL...SALEM...JOPLIN...CARTHAGE...GREENFIELD...SPRINGFIELD...
MARSHFIELD...ROGERSVILLE...MOUNTAIN GROVE...MANSFIELD...NEOSHO...
AURORA...MOUNT VERNON...NIXA...OZARK...AVA...WEST PLAINS...
WINONA...EMINENCE...ANDERSON...PINEVILLE...MONETT...CASSVILLE...
KIMBERLING CITY...GALENA...BRANSON...FORSYTH...GAINESVILLE...
THEODOSIA...THAYER...ALTON
132 PM CST TUE FEB 5 2008

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS NOW IN EFFECT FOR

* PORTIONS OF CENTRAL MISSOURI...SOUTH CENTRAL MISSOURI AND
  SOUTHWEST MISSOURI...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN
  CENTRAL MISSOURI...CAMDEN...HICKORY...MARIES...MILLER...PHELPS
  AND PULASKI. IN SOUTH CENTRAL MISSOURI...DENT...HOWELL...
  OREGON...SHANNON AND TEXAS. IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI...BARRY...
  CHRISTIAN...DADE...DALLAS...DOUGLAS...GREENE...JASPER...
  LACLEDE...LAWRENCE...MCDONALD...NEWTON...OZARK...POLK...
  STONE...TANEY...WEBSTER AND WRIGHT.

* UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT

* SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP THIS
  AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING ACROSS THE WATCH AREA. DUE TO THE
  POSSIBILITY OF THUNDERSTORMS CONTINUING THROUGH THE
  EVENING...ESPECIALLY ACROSS SOUTH CENTRAL MISSOURI...THE FLASH
  FLOOD WATCH HAS BEEN EXTENDED THROUGH MIDNIGHT. IN
  ADDITION...THE MINOR FLOODING THAT IS OCCURRING ACROSS PORTIONS
  OF THE WATCH AREA EARLY THIS AFTERNOON WILL LIKELY PERSIST
  THROUGH THE EARLY EVENING. TOTAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS THROUGH THE
  EVENING WILL LIKELY RANGE FROM ONE HALF...TO LOCALLY TWO INCHES.
  A FEW HIGHER RAINFALL AMOUNTS ARE POSSIBLE ACROSS SOUTH CENTRAL
  MISSOURI AS EARLIER HEAVY RAINFALL COMBINES WITH AFTERNOON AND
  EVENING RAINFALL TOTALS. IN ADDITION TO THE FLASH FLOOD
  POTENTIAL...AREAL FLOODING AND RIVER FLOODING MAY DEVELOP ACROSS
  THE BIG PINEY AND GASCONADE RIVER BASINS.

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

THOSE WITH PROPERTY AND INTERESTS IN LOW LYING OR FLOOD PRONE
AREAS ARE ENCOURAGED TO MONITOR NOAA WEATHER RADIO...OR LOCAL
MEDIA OUTLETS FOR FURTHER UPDATES ON THIS DEVELOPING WEATHER
SITUATION.

BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

$$

JLT

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
113 PM CST TUE FEB 5 2008

KSZ073-097-101-MOZ055>058-066>071-077>083-088>098-101>106-061915-
BOURBON-CRAWFORD-CHEROKEE-BENTON-MORGAN-MILLER-MARIES-VERNON-
ST. CLAIR-HICKORY-CAMDEN-PULASKI-PHELPS-BARTON-CEDAR-POLK-DALLAS-
LACLEDE-TEXAS-DENT-JASPER-DADE-GREENE-WEBSTER-WRIGHT-NEWTON-
LAWRENCE-CHRISTIAN-DOUGLAS-HOWELL-SHANNON-MCDONALD-BARRY-STONE-
TANEY-OZARK-OREGON-
113 PM CST TUE FEB 5 2008

...SEVERE WEATHER THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF THE MISSOURI
OZARKS AND EXTREME SOUTHEAST KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

  WEATHER HAZARDS EXPECTED:

SEVERE STORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING LARGE HAIL...DAMAGING
WINDS...ISOLATED TORNADOES AND FLASH FLOODING.

  AREAS AFFECTED AND TIMING:

THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP IN EASTERN
OKLAHOMA...SOUTHWEST MISSOURI AND SOUTHEAST KANSAS AS AN UPPER
LEVEL DISTURBANCE MOVES THROUGH THE REGION.

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE LIKELY ALONG AND SOUTHEAST OF THE
INTERSTATE 44 CORRIDOR WITH LARGE HAIL...DAMAGING WINDS...ISOLATED
TORNADOES AND FLASH FLOODING.

THE ATMOSPHERE WILL BE MOST FAVORABLE FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF
TORNADOES ALONG AND SOUTH OF A LINE FROM NEAR PURDY TO NIXA TO
MARSHFIELD TO LECOMA.

  DISCUSSION:

SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP AND MOVE ACROSS
THE ENTIRE OUTLOOK AREA THROUGH TONIGHT. DUE TO HIGHER THAN NORMAL
MOISTURE LEVELS...STRONG WIND SHEAR AND INSTABILITY...LARGE
HAIL...DAMAGING WINDS...AND ISOLATED TORNADOES ARE LIKELY. FLASH
FLOODING WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE AS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
CONTINUE TO TRACK OVER THE SAME AREAS.

COLDER AIR WILL BE USHERED INTO THE AREA BEHIND THE COLD FRONT.
RAIN SHOULD CHANGE OVER TO SNOW OVER THE NORTHERN PORTIONS OF THE
OUTLOOK AREA THIS EVENING. AT THIS TIME...ONLY LIGHT SNOW IS
EXPECTED...WITH UP TO AN INCH POSSIBLE.

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