Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Kansas City/Pleasant Hill, MO

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WGUS43 KEAX 171722
FLWEAX
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL MO
1222 PM CDT SUN AUG 17 2014


...Observed flooding changed from Minor to Nonflood severity for the
following rivers in Missouri...

...Forecast flooding changed from Minor to Moderate severity for the
following rivers in Missouri...

  Grand River near Sumner affecting Livingston...Carroll...Chariton
  and Linn 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.This product along with additional weather
and stream information is available at www.weather.gov/kc/.

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1222 PM CDT SUN AUG 17 2014

...Forecast flooding increased from Minor to Moderate severity...
The Flood Warning continues for
 The Grand River near Sumner.

* until late Wednesday night.
* At 11:45 AM Sunday the stage was 24.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 26.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by this afternoon and continue to
  rise to near 29.0 feet by early Tuesday morning. The river will
  fall below flood stage by early Wednesday morning.
* At 28.0 feet...Rural roads are under water.
* At 26.0 feet...Rural land adjacent to the river is flooded.
* At 23.0 feet...Bottomland 1 to 2 miles south of the gage begins to
  flood.

&&
                       Latest
Location          FS   Stage  Day/Time    Forecast

Grand River
  Sumner          26   24.9   Sun 12 PM   29.0 early Tuesday morning

&&

LAT...LON 3967 9343 3978 9343 3970 9327 3953 9321 3951 9330



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