Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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WGUS83 KSGF 150012
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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
712 PM CDT TUE OCT 14 2014

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

  Little Osage near Horton affecting Vernon County
  Osage River near Schell City affecting Bates and Vernon Counties

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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/HTNM7.1.ER.141014T0824Z.141016T0000Z.141016T2242Z.NO/
712 PM CDT TUE OCT 14 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Little Osage near Horton.
* At  6:45 PM Tuesday The stage was 42.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 41.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 42.8 feet by
  tomorrow evening.  The river will fall below flood stage Thursday
  afternoon.

&&
               FLOOD  OBSERVED           FORECAST 7 AM

LOCATION       STAGE STAGE  DAY TIME     Wed   Thu   Fri

Little Osage River Basin
  Horton           41  42.2 Tue 07 PM  42.6  36.1  29.4


&&

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

$$

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/O.CON.KSGF.FL.W.0010.141015T1200Z-141017T0600Z/
/SCZM7.1.ER.141015T1200Z.141015T1800Z.141016T0600Z.NO/
712 PM CDT TUE OCT 14 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Osage River near Schell City.
* At  6:45 PM Tuesday The stage was 27.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 30.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...rise above flood stage by tomorrow morning and continue
  to rise to near 30.1 feet by tomorrow early afternoon.  The river
  will fall below flood stage by early Thursday 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     Wed   Thu   Fri

Osage River Basin
  Schell City      30  27.2 Tue 07 PM  29.6  24.4  17.0

&&

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

$$




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