Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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WGUS83 KSGF 240114
FLSSGF
Flood Statement
National Weather Service Springfield MO
814 PM CDT Wed Aug 23 2017

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

  Marmaton River near Nevada affecting Vernon County
  Osage River near Schell City affecting Bates and Vernon Counties

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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MOC217-241614-
/O.EXT.KSGF.FL.W.0077.000000T0000Z-170825T1200Z/
/NVDM7.1.ER.170823T1520Z.170823T2330Z.170824T1200Z.NO/
814 PM CDT Wed Aug 23 2017

...For the Marmaton River near Nevada...
* At  7:45 PM Wednesday The stage was 20.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.

* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  tomorrow morning.
* Impact...At 20.0 feet...Minor flooding occurs near the gage site and
  affects low lying areas along the river.

&&


               FLOOD  OBSERVED           FORECAST 7 AM

LOCATION       STAGE STAGE  DAY TIME     Thu   Fri   Sat

Marmaton River Basin
  Nevada           20  20.3 Wed 08 PM  20.2   13.3   6.6


&&


LAT...LON 3793 9438 3791 9435 3784 9441 3785 9454



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MOC013-217-241613-
/O.EXT.KSGF.FL.W.0075.170824T1800Z-170829T0150Z/
/SCZM7.1.ER.170824T1800Z.170826T0600Z.170828T0150Z.NO/
814 PM CDT Wed Aug 23 2017

...For the Osage River near Schell City...
* At  7:45 PM Wednesday The stage was 28.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 30.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...rise above flood stage by tomorrow early afternoon and
  continue to rise to near 31.3 feet by early Saturday morning.  The
  river will fall below flood stage by Sunday evening.
* Impact...At 31.5 feet...The main road of the Schell Osage
  Conservation Area floods west of the conservation office. The north
  campground main road of the Schell Osage Conservation area floods.

&&


               FLOOD  OBSERVED           FORECAST 7 AM

LOCATION       STAGE STAGE  DAY TIME     Thu   Fri   Sat

Osage River Basin
  Schell City      30  28.5 Wed 08 PM  29.5  31.0  31.3


&&


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



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