Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
854 PM CDT WED MAR 25 2015

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

 Big Piney  below Fort Leonard Wood East Gate affecting Pulaski County
    Elk River near Tiff City affecting McDonald County

.Heavy rainfall across the bains through the overnight hours
will cause river levels to rise. Details on river trends and crests are
included for each location below.

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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854 PM CDT WED MAR 25 2015

The Flood Warning continues for:
* The Elk River near Tiff City.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is forecast to have a maximum value of 16.9
  feet tomorrow evening.

&&


               FLOOD  OBSERVED           FORECAST 7 AM

LOCATION       STAGE STAGE  DAY TIME     Thu   Fri   Sat

Elk River Basin
  Tiff City        15   5.2 Wed 7 PM     13.6   8.3   7.1


&&


LAT...LON 3664 9462 3661 9462 3656 9453 3658 9449
      3663 9454


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854 PM CDT WED MAR 25 2015

The Flood Warning continues for:
* The Big Piney  below Fort Leonard Wood East Gate.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is forecast to have a maximum value of 11.0
  feet early Friday morning.

&&


               FLOOD  OBSERVED           FORECAST 7 AM

LOCATION       STAGE STAGE  DAY TIME     Thu   Fri   Sat

Big Piney River
Fort Leonard Wood   8  3.1  Wed 7 PM     10.2   5.6   4.3
East Gate

&&


LAT...LON 3784 9218 3787 9206 3763 9203 3764 9211



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