Flood Event Review

Moderate to heavy rain fell across the Missouri Ozarks and extreme southeast Kansas Saturday night, February 16 into early Sunday, February 17, 2008.  Rainfall amounts of one to two inches were common with localized amounts near three inches. This rainfall resulted in flooding of small streams, numerous low water crossings, county roads, and some state highways.

This flood event again highlighted the dangers of low water crossings. For a look at low water crossings in your area, click here.

Rainfall Totals February 16-17, 2008
rainfall map

For more rainfall analysis click here.

Flood Reports
flood reports

Thank you to emergency management, law enforcement, media and spotters for relaying flood reports to NWS Springfield.

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