Weather Alert Details

Saline County

Flood Warning until 10:15AM CDT MON Issued August, 02 2020 at 10:03 AM - US/Central expires August, 03 2020 at 10:15 AM - US/Central THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PLEASANT HILL HAS EXTENDED THE * FLOOD WARNING FOR... NORTHWESTERN PETTIS COUNTY IN CENTRAL MISSOURI... SOUTHWESTERN SALINE COUNTY IN CENTRAL MISSOURI... SOUTHERN LAFAYETTE COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL MISSOURI... JOHNSON COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL MISSOURI... * UNTIL 1015 AM CDT MONDAY. * AT 1000 AM CDT, TRANSPORTATION DEPARTMENT OFFICIALS REPORTED SEVERAL ROAD CLOSURES DUE TO FLOODING ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. WHILE THE RAIN HAS ENDED, RUNOFF FROM EARLIER RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 8 TO 10 INCHES WILL CONTINUE TO PRODUCE HIGH WATER AND ROAD CLOSURES THROUGH THE REST OF THE DAY AND POSSIBLY THROUGH THE OVERNIGHT HOURS. * SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE... WARRENSBURG, KNOB NOSTER, CONCORDIA, HOLDEN, SWEET SPRINGS, WHITEMAN AIR FORCE BASE, LA MONTE, LEETON, CHILHOWEE, KINGSVILLE, HOUSTONIA, WHITEMAN AFB, CENTERVIEW, EMMA, HUGHESVILLE, FAYETTEVILLE, LA TOUR, PITTSVILLE, POST OAK AND QUICK CITY. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES. &&