Flood Potential Outlook
Issued by NWS Kansas City/Pleasant Hill, MO
FGUS73 KEAX 071342
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL MO
842 AM CDT MON JUL 7 2014
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PLEASANT HILL HAS ISSUED A HYDROLOGIC
OUTLOOK FOR THE FOLLOWING STREAMS...
...Crooked River near Richmond ...Wakenda Creek near Carrollton ...
Blackwater River near Blue Lick
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: Crooked River near Richmond
Flood stage: 20.0 feet
Latest stage: 8.3 feet at 7 AM Monday
Forecast crest: 24.1 feet Tuesday Jul 08
Location: Wakenda Creek at Carrollton
Flood stage: 16.0 feet
Latest stage: 3.2 feet at 8 AM Monday
Forecast crest: 20.5 feet Wednesday Jul 09
At 20.7 feet...Wakenda Creek begins to flood the first floors of
businesses along South Main Street in Carrollton.
Location: Blackwater River near Blue Lick
Flood stage: 24.0 feet
Latest stage: 17.3 feet at 8 AM Monday
Forecast crest: 24.0 feet Tuesday Jul 08
At 24.0 feet...Cropland and pastures along the river flood.
Later statements...possibly warnings...may be issued as additional
information becomes available.