Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
616 AM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

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

  Little Osage River near Horton affecting Vernon County

.Heavy rainfall that occured will cause river levels to
remain above flood stage.

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://water.weather.gov/ahps2/
index.php?wfo=sgf

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MOC217-010216-
/O.CON.KSGF.FL.W.0007.000000T0000Z-160502T1437Z/
/HTNM7.1.ER.160428T1633Z.160430T1200Z.160501T1437Z.NO/
616 AM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

...For the The Little Osage River near Horton...
 * At  5:45 AM Saturday The stage was 44.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 41.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 44.3 feet by this
  morning.  The river will fall below flood stage tomorrow late
  morning.
* Impact...At 45.0 feet...Moderate flooding begins at the gage site.

&&


               FLOOD  OBSERVED           FORECAST 6 AM

LOCATION       STAGE STAGE  DAY TIME     Sun   Mon   Tue

Little Osage River Basin
  Horton           41  44.2 Sat 06 AM  41.7  32.4  30.9


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



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