Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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WGUS83 KSGF 162206
FLSSGF
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
506 PM CDT THU OCT 16 2014

...The Flood Warning has expired for the following rivers in
Missouri...

 Little Osage near Horton affecting Vernon County

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://www.crh.noaa.gov/ahps2/
index.php?wfo=sgf

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506 PM CDT THU OCT 16 2014

Forecast information for
  Little Osage near Horton.
* At  4:45 PM Thursday The stage was 39.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 41.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise to near 39.0 feet this evening.
* Impact...At 41.0 feet...Minor flooding affects low lying areas near
  the gage site and farmland along the river.

&&

               FLOOD  OBSERVED           FORECAST 7 AM

LOCATION       STAGE STAGE  DAY TIME     Fri   Sat   Sun

Little Osage River Basin
  Horton           41  39.9 Thu 05 PM  34.0  29.0  27.9

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LAT...LON 3800 9454 3801 9437 3795 9437 3794 9455

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