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

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WGUS43 KEAX 272011
FLWEAX
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL MO
311 PM CDT WED APR 27 2016



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

  Blackwater River at Valley City affecting Johnson and Pettis
  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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311 PM CDT WED APR 27 2016

...Forecast flooding increased from Minor to Moderate severity...
The Flood Warning continues for
 The Blackwater River at Valley City.
* At  2:00 PM Wednesday the stage was 24.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 25.4 feet by this
  evening. The river will fall below flood stage Thursday morning.
* At 25.0 feet...County Highway E near Valley City and Highway 23
  near the Perry State Wildlife Area are under water.
* At 22.0 feet...Woodlands and farm fields along the river begin to
  flood.

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                       Latest
Location          FS   Stage  Day/Time    Forecast

Blackwater River
  Valley City     22   24.6   Wed 02 PM   25.4 this evening

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LAT...LON 3894 9342 3882 9361 3882 9368 3891 9361 3899 9348



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