by: Scott McCaulley
The National Weather Service has issued a Flood Warning for all of Taney County including the Branson area as well as Northern Stone County for today.
The statement issued from the NWS early this morning states that several areas have already received three to four inches of rain with more heavy rain expected in the region today.
Other counties in the Flood Warning include all of Christian and Douglas Counties as well as Northern Ozark County.
An additional Flood Warning has been issued for northeastern Barry County until 6:45 this evening.
The rest of the southwest Missouri as well as northwest and northcentral Arkansas are still under a Flood Watch for today.