Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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WGUS83 KSGF 261426
FLSSGF
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
926 AM CDT THU MAY 26 2016

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

  Sac River near Caplinger Mills affecting Cedar County

.Heavy rainfall forecasted will cause river levels to
rise back 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

&&

MOC039-270526-
/O.EXT.KSGF.FL.W.0012.000000T0000Z-160529T1830Z/
/CMZM7.1.ER.160526T0322Z.160528T1200Z.160528T1830Z.NO/
926 AM CDT THU MAY 26 2016

...For the Sac River near Caplinger Mills...
* At  8:45 AM Thursday The stage was 14.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Impact...At 16.0 feet...Minor Flooding occurs at the gage site.  The
  campground at Caplinger Mills floods.

&&


               FLOOD  OBSERVED           FORECAST 6 AM

LOCATION       STAGE STAGE  DAY TIME     Fri   Sat   Sun

Sac River Basin
  Caplinger Mills  16  14.0 Thu 09 AM  14.7  17.2  13.7


&&


LAT...LON 3783 9384 3783 9381 3770 9372 3769 9377


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