Flood Statement
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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
157 AM CDT THU APR 28 2016

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

  Little Osage River at Fulton affecting Bourbon County
 ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Missouri...

  Little Osage River near Horton affecting Vernon County

.Heavy rainfall that fell yesterday have caused the Little Osage River at Fulton
to rise above flood stage, and the Little Osage River at Horton is expected 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://water.weather.gov/ahps2/
index.php?wfo=sgf

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157 AM CDT THU APR 28 2016

...For the Little Osage River at Fulton...
* At 1:46 AM Thursday The stage was 26.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 26.7 feet by this
  morning.  The river will fall below flood stage late this morning.


&&


               FLOOD  OBSERVED           FORECAST 6 AM

LOCATION       STAGE STAGE  DAY TIME     Fri   Sat   Sun

Little Osage River Basin
  Fulton           22  26.3 Thu 02 AM   6.3   5.2   4.4


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


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157 AM CDT THU APR 28 2016

...For the The Little Osage River near Horton...
 * At 1:45 AM Thursday The stage was 38.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 41.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river is forecast to rise to near 42.5 feet by tomorrow evening.
  The river will fall below flood stage by Saturday early afternoon.
* Impact...At 41.0 feet...Minor flooding affects low lying areas near
  the gage site and farmland along the river.

&&


               FLOOD  OBSERVED           FORECAST 6 AM

LOCATION       STAGE STAGE  DAY TIME     Fri   Sat   Sun

Little Osage River Basin
  Horton           41  38.3 Thu 02 AM  42.0  41.7  34.9


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



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