Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
923 AM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

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

  Sac River near Caplinger Mills affecting Cedar County
  Spring River above Baxter Springs affecting Cherokee County

.The Sac River near Caplinger Mills is forecast to crest below
flood stage.  The Spring River above Baxter Springs has fallen
below flood stage and is forecast to remain steady in action stage
through early Wednesday.

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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923 AM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

The Flood Warning has been cancelled for  The Sac River near
Caplinger Mills.* At  8:45 AM Monday The stage was 14.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will crest below flood stage at 15.6 feet this
  evening.
* Impact...At 16.0 feet...Minor Flooding occurs at the gage site.  The
  campground at Caplinger Mills floods.

&&


               FLOOD  OBSERVED           FORECAST 7 AM

LOCATION       STAGE STAGE  DAY TIME     Tue   Wed   Thu

Sac River Basin
  Caplinger Mills  16  14.8 Mon 09 AM  14.4  10.0  10.1


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LAT...LON 3783 9384 3783 9381 3770 9372 3769 9377



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923 AM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

The Flood Warning has been cancelled for  The Spring River above
Baxter Springs.* At  8:46 AM Monday The stage was 13.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to 11.6 feet by tomorrow
  morning.
* Impact...At 14.5 feet...The north end of Kiwanis Park floods.

&&


               FLOOD  OBSERVED           FORECAST 7 AM

LOCATION       STAGE STAGE  DAY TIME     Tue   Wed   Thu

Spring River Basin
  Baxter Springs   14  13.8 Mon 09 AM  11.6   7.8   6.4


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LAT...LON 3715 9462 3699 9461 3700 9475 3714 9471



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Frye


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