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

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WGUS43 KEAX 071426
FLWEAX
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL MO
926 AM CDT TUE JUL 7 2015



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

  Crooked River near Richmond affecting Ray 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.This product along with additional weather
and stream information is available at www.weather.gov/kc/.

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926 AM CDT TUE JUL 7 2015

...Forecast flooding increased from Minor to Moderate severity...
The Flood Warning continues for
 The Crooked River near Richmond.
* At  8:30 AM Tuesday the stage was 20.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 22.1 feet by this
  afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage early Wednesday
  morning.
* At 21.0 feet...Water begins to overtop a gravel road about 1 mile
  south of the F and B Highway intersection.
* At 20.0 feet...Low-lying rural roads along with cropland and
  woodlands flood.

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                       Latest
Location          FS   Stage  Day/Time    Forecast

Crooked River
  Richmond        20   20.8   Tue 08 AM   22.1 this afternoon

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LAT...LON 3935 9407 3938 9402 3932 9389 3928 9392



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