Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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WGUS83 KSGF 161535
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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
935 AM CST MON JAN 16 2017


.Rainfall over the weekeend will cause the Little Osage River at Horton to rise.

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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935 AM CST MON JAN 16 2017

 Forecast information for

* Little Osage River near Horton.
* At 8:45 AM Monday The stage was 26.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 41.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise to near 39.7 feet Wednesday morning.
* Impact...At 41.0 feet...Minor flooding affects low lying areas near
  the gage site and farmland along the river.

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               FLOOD  OBSERVED           FORECAST 6 AM

LOCATION       STAGE STAGE  DAY TIME     Tue   Wed   Thu

Little Osage River Basin
  Horton           41  26.8 Mon 09 AM  37.7  39.7  38.3


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



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