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

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Kansas City/Pleasant Hill MO
921 AM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017



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

  Blackwater River at Valley City affecting Johnson and Pettis
  Counties.

  Blackwater River near Blue Lick affecting Cooper and Saline
  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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921 AM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Blackwater River at Valley City.
* from this evening to Tuesday afternoon.
* At  9:00 AM Saturday the stage was 6.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by tonight and continue to rise
  to near 32.0 feet by early Sunday afternoon. The river will fall
  below flood stage by Monday afternoon.
* At 31.0 feet...Extensive flooding of rural property and many roads
  occurs.
* 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.


&&
                       Latest
Location          FS   Stage  Day/Time    Forecast

Blackwater River
  Valley City     22    6.1   Sat 09 AM   32.0 early Sunday afternoon

&&

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



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921 AM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Blackwater River near Blue Lick.
* from this evening until further notice.
* At  8:45 AM Saturday the stage was 11.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 24.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by tonight and continue to rise
  to near 29.6 feet by Sunday morning.
* At 31.0 feet...The Missouri-Pacific railroad tracks are overtopped.
* At 29.0 feet...Livestock in pastures along the river may be
  endangered. Extensive damage also occurs to cropland and pasture.
* At 24.0 feet...Cropland and pastures along the river flood.


&&
                       Latest
Location          FS   Stage  Day/Time    Forecast

Blackwater River
  Blue Lick       24   11.1   Sat 09 AM   31.5 Tuesday morning

&&

LAT...LON 3894 9342 3899 9348 3903 9297 3894 9295 3893 9323


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