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

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL MO
401 PM CDT WED MAY 27 2015


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

  Marais Des Cygnes River at Osawatomie affecting Miami County.
  Marais Des Cygnes River at La Cygne affecting Linn County.
  Marais Des Cygnes River near Trading Post affecting Linn and Bates
  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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401 PM CDT WED MAY 27 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Marais Des Cygnes River at Osawatomie.
* until Thursday evening.
* At  5:00 AM Wednesday the stage was 35.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 28.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  tonight.
* At 31.0 feet...347th Road or Main Street east of Highway 169 is
  under water.
* At 28.0 feet...Low-lying areas along the river begin to flood.

&&
                       Latest
Location          FS   Stage  Day/Time    Forecast

Marais Des Cygnes River
  Osawatomie      28   35.5   Wed 05 AM   30.0 this evening

&&

LAT...LON 3856 9507 3850 9478 3839 9476 3839 9482 3852 9507



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401 PM CDT WED MAY 27 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Marais Des Cygnes River at La Cygne.
* until late Friday night.
* At  3:31 PM Wednesday the stage was 29.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 29.8 feet by this
  evening. The river will fall below flood stage early Friday
  morning.
* At 25.0 feet...Low lying farmland and other rural land floods.

&&
                       Latest
Location          FS   Stage  Day/Time    Forecast

Marais Des Cygnes River
  La Cygne        25   29.5   Wed 04 PM   29.8 this evening

&&

LAT...LON 3839 9482 3839 9476 3826 9465 3826 9476 3835 9483



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401 PM CDT WED MAY 27 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Marais Des Cygnes River near Trading Post.
* until Saturday afternoon.
* At  3:46 PM Wednesday the stage was 27.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 27.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 29.1 feet by
  Thursday evening. The river will fall below flood stage Friday
  afternoon.
* At 28.5 feet...State Line Road begins to flood 100 yards from the
  north bank of the river.
* At 27.0 feet...Flooding of low-lying farmland occurs.

&&
                       Latest
Location          FS   Stage  Day/Time    Forecast

Marais Des Cygnes River
  Trading Post    27   27.3   Wed 04 PM   29.1 Thursday evening

&&

LAT...LON 3826 9476 3826 9465 3824 9446 3817 9447 3821 9470



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