Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
826 PM CDT THU JUL 2 2015

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

  Little Osage River near Horton affecting Vernon County
 ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Missouri...

  Osage River near Schell City affecting Bates and Vernon Counties

.Heavy rainfall has caused river levels to remain elevated.

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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MOC217-031626-
/O.EXT.KSGF.FL.W.0059.000000T0000Z-150705T1800Z/
/HTNM7.1.ER.150702T1450Z.150703T1200Z.150704T1800Z.NO/
826 PM CDT THU JUL 2 2015

...For the Little Osage River near Horton...
* At  7:45 PM Thursday The stage was 42.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 41.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 42.5 feet by
  tomorrow early afternoon.  The river will fall below flood stage
  Saturday early afternoon.
* Impact...At 41.0 feet...Minor flooding affects low lying areas near
  the gage site and farmland along the river.

&&


               FLOOD  OBSERVED           FORECAST 7 AM

LOCATION       STAGE STAGE  DAY TIME     Fri   Sat   Sun

Little Osage River Basin
  Horton           41  42.1 Thu 08 PM  41.8  38.1  32.4


&&


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



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MOC013-217-031626-
/O.CON.KSGF.FL.W.0060.150704T0600Z-150706T0000Z/
/SCZM7.1.ER.150704T0600Z.150704T0600Z.150705T0000Z.NO/
826 PM CDT THU JUL 2 2015

...For the The Osage River near Schell City...
 * At  7:45 PM Thursday The stage was 28.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 30.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise to near flood stage early
  Saturday morning.
* 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     Fri   Sat   Sun

Osage River Basin
  Schell City      30  28.6 Thu 08 PM  30.0  29.5  28.3


&&


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



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