Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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WGUS83 KSGF 171745
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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
1245 PM CDT SUN MAY 17 2015

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

  Little Osage River at Fulton affecting Bourbon County

.Heavy rainfall of 1 to 2 inches last night have caused river levels to
rise. However, the river is expected to crest just below 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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1245 PM CDT SUN MAY 17 2015

The Flood Warning has been cancelled for  The Little Osage River at
Fulton
* At 12:15 PM Sunday The stage was 21.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will crest below flood stage at 21.9 feet this
  afternoon.
* 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.

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               FLOOD  OBSERVED           FORECAST 7 AM

LOCATION       STAGE STAGE  DAY TIME     Mon   Tue   Wed

Little Osage River Basin
  Fulton           22  21.6 Sun 12 PM   7.7   5.3   5.1


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


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