Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
140 AM CDT TUE OCT 14 2014

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

  Little Osage River at Fulton affecting Bourbon County
  Little Osage near Horton affecting Vernon County

.Heavy rainfall over the past 48 hours across the Little Osage
River Basin 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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140 AM CDT TUE OCT 14 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Little Osage River at Fulton.
* At  1:16 AM Tuesday The stage was 20.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...rise above flood stage by early this morning and
  continue to rise to near 23.3 feet by this morning.  The river will
  fall below flood stage by late this morning.
* Impact...At 22.0 feet...Minor flooding begins at the gage site.
  Flood waters mainly affect farmland along the Little Osage River
  Basin between the gage site and Highway 31 west of Fulton.

&&


               FLOOD  OBSERVED           FORECAST 7 AM

LOCATION       STAGE STAGE  DAY TIME     Wed   Thu   Fri

Little Osage River Basin
  Fulton           22  20.2 Tue 01 AM  10.0   5.8   5.1


&&


LAT...LON 3802 9462 3789 9462 3800 9476 3804 9477



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140 AM CDT TUE OCT 14 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Little Osage near Horton.
* At 12:45 AM Tuesday The stage was 40.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 41.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...rise above flood stage by early this morning and
  continue to rise to near 43.4 feet by early Thursday morning.  The
  river will fall below flood stage by Thursday evening.


&&


               FLOOD  OBSERVED           FORECAST 7 AM

LOCATION       STAGE STAGE  DAY TIME     Wed   Thu   Fri

Little Osage River Basin
  Horton           41  40.2 Tue 01 AM  42.7  43.3  37.6


&&


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



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