Buchanan Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Special Statement
Issued: 4:03 PM CDT Aug. 16, 2018 – National Weather Service

... A thunderstorm producing heavy rain will affect Buchanan County
until 600 PM CDT...

At 402 PM CDT, radar indicated a thunderstorm with heavy rain was
located near Independence. The thunderstorm with heavy rain is nearly
stationary.

Minor flooding of area creeks and streams is possible.

Rainfall amounts up to one inch have fallen across the area.
Additional rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches are possible.

Minor flooding is possible. If you are driving and encounter a
flooded roadway, turn around, don't drown. Most flood deaths occur in
vehicles.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

Persons in campgrounds should consider seeking sturdy shelter until
this storm passes.

Lat... Lon 4233 9160 4236 9206 4247 9206 4247 9208
      4264 9208 4264 9161
time... Mot... loc 2102z 278deg 1kt 4252 9186


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403 PM CDT Thu Aug 16 2018

... A thunderstorm producing heavy rain will affect Buchanan County
until 600 PM CDT...

At 402 PM CDT, radar indicated a thunderstorm with heavy rain was
located near Independence. The thunderstorm with heavy rain is nearly
stationary.

Minor flooding of area creeks and streams is possible.

Rainfall amounts up to one inch have fallen across the area.
Additional rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches are possible.

Minor flooding is possible. If you are driving and encounter a
flooded roadway, turn around, don't drown. Most flood deaths occur in
vehicles.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

Persons in campgrounds should consider seeking sturdy shelter until
this storm passes.

Lat... Lon 4233 9160 4236 9206 4247 9206 4247 9208
      4264 9208 4264 9161
time... Mot... loc 2102z 278deg 1kt 4252 9186


Gibbs