Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
558 AM CDT WED OCT 15 2014

...The Flood Warning is cancelled for the following rivers in
Missouri...

  Osage River near Schell City affecting Bates and Vernon Counties.

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

  Little Osage near Horton affecting Vernon County.
  Heavy rainfall over the past few days has caused river levels 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://www.crh.noaa.gov/ahps2/
index.php?wfo=sgf

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558 AM CDT WED OCT 15 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Little Osage near Horton.
* At  5:45 AM Wednesday The stage was 42.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 41.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 43.0 feet by
  around midnight.  The river will fall below flood stage tomorrow
  evening.

&&

               FLOOD  OBSERVED           FORECAST 7 AM

LOCATION       STAGE STAGE  DAY TIME     Thu   Fri   Sat

Little Osage River Basin
  Horton           41  42.6 Wed 06 AM  42.7  37.2  29.5

&&

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


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558 AM CDT WED OCT 15 2014

The Flood Warning is cancelled for
  The Osage River near Schell City.
* At  5:45 AM Wednesday The stage was 27.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 30.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will crest below flood stage at 29.2 feet this
  afternoon.
* Impact...At 30.0 feet...Flood waters affect the Schell Osage
  Conservation Area, the Old River Road North of Schell City and Lost
  Creek west of Schell Lake. Flood waters overflow the main river
  channel at the gage site.

&&

               FLOOD  OBSERVED           FORECAST 7 AM

LOCATION       STAGE STAGE  DAY TIME     Thu   Fri   Sat

Osage River Basin
  Schell City      30  27.9 Wed 06 AM  27.9  23.4  15.7

&&

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

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