Flood Potential Outlook
Issued by NWS Kansas City/Pleasant Hill, MO
FGUS73 KEAX 231741
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL MO
1241 PM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PLEASANT HILL HAS ISSUED A HYDROLOGIC
OUTLOOK FOR THE FOLLOWING STREAMS...
...Marais Des Cygnes River near Osawatomie...La Cygne
This hydrologic outlook is based on the forecast rainfall for the
next 24 hours and estimated runoff from earlier rainfall. Crests may
vary if actual rainfall or runoff is greater or less than
Location: Marais Des Cygnes River at Osawatomie
Flood stage: 28.0 feet
Latest stage: 16.8 feet at 7 AM Saturday
Forecast crest: 29.4 feet Monday May 25
At 28.0 feet...Low-lying areas along the river begin to flood.
Location: Marais Des Cygnes River at La Cygne
Flood stage: 25.0 feet
Latest stage: 11.7 feet at 12 PM Saturday
Forecast crest: 26.8 feet Tuesday May 26
At 25.0 feet...Low lying farmland and other rural land floods.
Later statements...possibly warnings...may be issued as additional
information becomes available.