Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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WGUS83 KSGF 281323
FLSSGF
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
823 AM CDT SUN JUN 28 2015

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

  Osage River near Schell City affecting Bates and Vernon Counties

.Recent heavy rainfall will cause the Osage river near Schell City to
rise above flood stage. Campers and other interests along the river should
pay close attention to river levels and seek higher ground if flooding is
observed.

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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MOC013-217-290423-
/O.CON.KSGF.FL.W.0052.000000T0000Z-150630T2120Z/
/SCZM7.1.ER.150628T1351Z.150629T0600Z.150629T2120Z.NO/
823 AM CDT SUN JUN 28 2015

...For the The Osage River near Schell City...
* At 7:45 AM Sunday The stage was 29.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 30.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...rise above flood stage by this morning and continue to
  rise to near 30.5 feet by tomorrow morning.  The river will fall
  below flood stage by tomorrow afternoon.
* 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     Mon   Tue   Wed

Osage River Basin
  Schell City      30  29.9 Sun 08 AM  30.5  27.1  23.0


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


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