Flash Flood Statement National Weather Service Springfield MO 456 PM CDT SAT APR 29 2017 KSC021-037-MOC011-057-097-300500- /O.CON.KSGF.FF.W.0023.000000T0000Z-170430T0500Z/ /00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/ Cherokee KS-Crawford KS-Barton MO-Jasper MO-Dade MO- 456 PM CDT SAT APR 29 2017 ...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CDT SUNDAY FOR CHEROKEE...CRAWFORD...BARTON...JASPER AND DADE COUNTIES... At 456 PM CDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain across the warned area. Up to three inches of rain has already fallen. Flash flooding is expected to begin shortly. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A Flash Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. If you are in the warned area move to higher ground immediately. Residents living along streams and creeks should take immediate precautions to protect life and property.