Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
141 PM CDT THU JUL 2 2015

 ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Missouri...

  Osage River near Schell City affecting Bates and Vernon Counties

 ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Missouri...

  Big Piney below Fort Leonard Wood East Gate affecting Pulaski
  County
  James River at Galena affecting Stone County
  Gasconade River at Jerome affecting Phelps County
  Little Osage River near Horton affecting Vernon County

.Heavy rainfall over the past 24 hours combined with potential
additional rainfall expected over the next 24 hours will cause river
levels to  rise above or remain flood stage.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive through flowing water. Nearly half of all flood
fatalities are vehicle related. As little as 6 inches of water may
cause you to lose control of your vehicle. Two feet of water will
carry most vehicles away.

Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio for later statements.

Additional river information can be found on our Advanced Hydrologic
Prediction Service page at http://www.crh.noaa.gov/ahps2/
index.php?wfo=sgf

&&

MOC169-030900-
/O.CON.KSGF.FL.W.0056.000000T0000Z-150703T0900Z/
/BIGM7.1.ER.150702T1900Z.150703T0000Z.150703T0300Z.NO/
141 PM CDT THU JUL 2 2015

...For the The Big Piney  below Fort Leonard Wood East Gate...
 * At  1:00 PM Thursday The stage was 8.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...rise above flood stage by this afternoon and continue to
  rise to near 8.2 feet by this evening.  The river will fall below
  flood stage by tonight.
* Impact...At 8.0 feet...The Pontoon Training Area at Ft. Wood Floods.

&&

               FLOOD  OBSERVED           FORECAST 7 AM

LOCATION       STAGE STAGE  DAY TIME     Fri   Sat   Sun

Big Piney River
  Fort Leonard Wo   8   8.0 Thu 01 PM   7.2   5.2   4.2

&&

LAT...LON 3784 9218 3787 9206 3763 9203 3764 9211

$$

MOC209-030941-
/O.CON.KSGF.FL.W.0061.150703T0300Z-150704T2000Z/
/GLNM7.1.ER.150703T0300Z.150703T1200Z.150703T2000Z.NO/
141 PM CDT THU JUL 2 2015

...For the The James River at Galena...
 * At  1:15 PM Thursday The stage was 11.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...rise above flood stage by tonight and continue to rise
  to near 17.0 feet by tomorrow morning.  The river will fall below
  flood stage by tomorrow afternoon.
* Impact...At 17.5 feet...Flood waters reach the second window level
  of the restrooms at the James River Outfitter Canoe Park area.

&&

               FLOOD  OBSERVED           FORECAST 7 AM

LOCATION       STAGE STAGE  DAY TIME     Fri   Sat   Sun

James River Basin
  Galena           15  11.6 Thu 01 PM  17.0   8.6   5.8

&&

LAT...LON 3677 9348 3678 9354 3688 9347 3687 9340

$$

MOC161-030941-
/O.CON.KSGF.FL.W.0057.150704T0520Z-150706T0723Z/
/JRMM7.1.ER.150704T0520Z.150704T1800Z.150705T0723Z.UU/
141 PM CDT THU JUL 2 2015

...For the The Gasconade River at Jerome...
 * At 12:45 PM Thursday The stage was 13.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Impact...At 15.0 feet...Minor flooding begins near the gage site.
  Flood waters reach the lower edge of the concrete building where
  the gage equipment is located.

&&

               FLOOD  OBSERVED           FORECAST 7 AM

LOCATION       STAGE STAGE  DAY TIME     Fri   Sat   Sun

Gasconade River Basin
  Jerome           15  13.0 Thu 01 PM  14.7  15.9  14.0

&&

LAT...LON 3800 9199 3800 9195 3790 9196 3792 9202

$$

MOC217-030941-
/O.CON.KSGF.FL.W.0059.000000T0000Z-150705T1612Z/
/HTNM7.1.ER.150702T1450Z.150703T1200Z.150704T1612Z.NO/
141 PM CDT THU JUL 2 2015

...For the The Little Osage River near Horton...
 * At 12:45 PM Thursday The stage was 41.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 41.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 43.4 feet by
  tomorrow morning.  The river will fall below flood stage late
  Saturday morning.

&&

               FLOOD  OBSERVED           FORECAST 7 AM

LOCATION       STAGE STAGE  DAY TIME     Fri   Sat   Sun

Little Osage River Basin
  Horton           41  41.7 Thu 01 PM  43.4  41.7  34.0

&&

LAT...LON 3800 9454 3801 9437 3795 9437 3794 9455

$$

MOC013-217-030941-
/O.EXT.KSGF.FL.W.0060.150704T0600Z-150706T0000Z/
/SCZM7.1.ER.150704T0600Z.150704T0600Z.150705T0000Z.NO/
141 PM CDT THU JUL 2 2015

...For the Osage River near Schell City...
* At 12:45 PM Thursday The stage was 27.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 30.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise to near flood stage early
  Saturday morning.
* Impact...At 30.0 feet...Flood waters affect the Schell Osage
  Conservation Area, the Old River Road North of Schell City and Lost
  Creek west of Schell Lake. Flood waters overflow the main river
  channel at the gage site.

&&

               FLOOD  OBSERVED           FORECAST 7 AM

LOCATION       STAGE STAGE  DAY TIME     Fri   Sat   Sun

Osage River Basin
  Schell City      30  27.9 Thu 01 PM  29.3  30.0  29.5

&&

LAT...LON 3803 9416 3799 9406 3806 9406 3807 9415

$$



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