Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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WGUS83 KSGF 171416
FLSSGF
Flood Statement
National Weather Service Springfield MO
916 AM CDT Tue Oct 17 2017


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

  Marmaton River near Nevada affecting Vernon County

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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MOC217-180516-
/O.EXT.KSGF.FL.W.0079.000000T0000Z-171019T0600Z/
/NVDM7.1.ER.171015T2155Z.171016T1600Z.171018T0600Z.NO/
916 AM CDT Tue Oct 17 2017

...For the Marmaton River near Nevada...
* At  8:45 AM Tuesday The stage was 21.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  around midnight.
* Impact...At 22.0 feet...Flood waters impact the county road west of
  Nevada at the gage site.

&&

               FLOOD  OBSERVED           FORECAST 7 AM

LOCATION       STAGE STAGE  DAY TIME     Wed   Thu   Fri

Marmaton River Basin
  Nevada           20  21.4 Tue 09 AM  18.0   9.0   4.0

&&

LAT...LON 3793 9438 3791 9435 3784 9441 3785 9454

$$



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