Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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WGUS83 KSGF 231220
FLSSGF
Flood Statement
National Weather Service Springfield MO
720 AM CDT Wed Aug 23 2017

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

  Osage River near Schell City affecting Bates and Vernon Counties

.Recent heavy rainfall will cause river levels to rise above 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://water.weather.gov/ahps2/
index.php?wfo=sgf

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MOC013-217-240320-
/O.CON.KSGF.FL.W.0075.170827T0150Z-170828T0600Z/
/SCZM7.1.ER.170827T0150Z.170827T0600Z.170827T0600Z.NO/
720 AM CDT Wed Aug 23 2017

...For the The Osage River near Schell City...
 * At  6:45 AM Wednesday The stage was 25.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 30.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...rise above flood stage by Saturday evening and continue
  to rise to near 31.8 feet by early Sunday morning.  The river will
  fall below flood stage by early Sunday morning.
* Impact...At 32.0 feet...Flood waters impact all of the low lying
  areas in the Schell Osage Conservation Area as well as several
  county roads west of Schell City.

&&


               FLOOD  OBSERVED           FORECAST 7 AM

LOCATION       STAGE STAGE  DAY TIME     Thu   Fri   Sat

Osage River Basin
  Schell City      30  25.4 Wed 07 AM  27.3  27.9  29.0


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


$$

Frye


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