Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
839 AM CDT THU JUL 2 2015

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

  Little Osage River near Horton affecting Vernon County
  Osage River near Schell City affecting Bates and Vernon Counties

.Heavy rainfall over the past two days will cause river levels to rise 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://www.crh.noaa.gov/ahps2/
index.php?wfo=sgf

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/HTNM7.1.ER.150702T1708Z.150703T1200Z.150704T1612Z.NO/
839 AM CDT THU JUL 2 2015

...For the The Little Osage River near Horton...
* At 7:45 AM Thursday The stage was 40.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 41.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...rise above flood stage by this afternoon and continue to
  rise to near 43.4 feet by tomorrow morning.  The river will fall
  below flood stage by late Saturday morning.


&&


               FLOOD  OBSERVED           FORECAST 7 AM

LOCATION       STAGE STAGE  DAY TIME     Fri   Sat   Sun

Little Osage River Basin
  Horton           41  40.0 Thu 08 AM  43.4  41.7  34.0


&&


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



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MOC013-217-030439-
/O.CON.KSGF.FL.W.0060.150703T0000Z-150706T0000Z/
/SCZM7.1.ER.150703T0000Z.150703T1800Z.150705T0000Z.NO/
839 AM CDT THU JUL 2 2015

...For the The Osage River near Schell City...
* At 7:45 AM Thursday The stage was 26.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 30.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...rise above flood stage by this evening and continue to
  rise to near 30.5 feet by tomorrow early afternoon.  The river will
  fall below flood stage by Saturday evening.
* Impact...At 31.0 feet...Flood waters impact low lying areas west of
  Schell City.  County roads west and north of Route M become
  flooded. The Four River Conservation Area 10 miles west of Schell
  City floods.

&&


               FLOOD  OBSERVED           FORECAST 7 AM

LOCATION       STAGE STAGE  DAY TIME     Fri   Sat   Sun

Osage River Basin
  Schell City      30  26.6 Thu 08 AM  30.4  30.5  29.5


&&


LAT...LON 3803 9416 3799 9406 3806 9406 3807 9415


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