Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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WGUS83 KSGF 280145
FLSSGF
Flood Statement
National Weather Service Springfield MO
845 PM CDT Thu Apr 27 2017

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

  Big Piney  below Fort Leonard Wood East Gate affecting Pulaski
  County

.Recent heavy rainfall has causeed 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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/BIGM7.1.ER.170427T1738Z.170428T0600Z.170428T1920Z.NO/
845 PM CDT Thu Apr 27 2017

...For the Big Piney  below Fort Leonard Wood East Gate...
* At  8:00 PM Thursday The stage was 9.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 10.0 feet by
  around midnight.  The river will fall below flood stage tomorrow
  early afternoon.
* Impact...At 10.0 feet...Flood waters affect the lower TA 250
  Training Area.

&&


               FLOOD  OBSERVED           FORECAST 6 AM

LOCATION       STAGE STAGE  DAY TIME     Fri   Sat   Sun

Big Piney River
  Fort Leonard Wo   8   9.9 Thu 08 PM   5.3   4.6   4.1


&&


LAT...LON 3784 9218 3787 9206 3763 9203 3764 9211



$$

Frye



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