Chart from the National Hurricane Center

Tropical Depression Cristobal is dumping a lot of rain across the Lake Area

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Meteorologist Doug Kramer with the National Weather Service in Springfield.

He tells KRMS News they haven’t seen any major flash flooding in our area yet, but additional storms this evening could get severe.

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Motorists are being cautioned to watch for flooded low water crossings and Kramer says when in doubt, turn around don’t drown will always be your best option.