Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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WGUS83 KSGF 261508
FLSSGF
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
1008 AM CDT FRI JUN 26 2015


.Heavy rainfall today near Caplinger Mills 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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MOC039-270608-
/O.NEW.KSGF.FL.W.0050.150626T1508Z-150627T2327Z/
/CMZM7.1.ER.150626T1427Z.150626T1800Z.150626T2327Z.NO/
1008 AM CDT FRI JUN 26 2015

* At 9:45 AM Friday The stage was 16.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 17.0 feet by this
  afternoon.  The river will fall below flood stage 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     Sat   Sun   Mon

Sac River Basin
  Caplinger Mills  16  16.1 Fri 10 AM  11.9  14.7  13.1


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



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