River Statement
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
828 PM CDT WED JUN 17 2015


Significant rises are expected on the following river:

The Big Piney  below Fort Leonard Wood East Gate. Flood stage is 8.0
feet. The latest stage was 2.7 feet at 8 PM Wednesday. The river may
rise to near 13.9 feet by 1 AM Saturday. People should be aware of
the latest river levels...and prepare for possible warnings.

The Gasconade River at Hazelgreen. Flood stage is 21.0 feet. The
latest stage was 3.7 feet at 8 PM Wednesday. The river may rise to
near 15.0 feet by 1 AM Saturday. People should be aware of the latest
river levels...and prepare for possible warnings.

The Gasconade River at Jerome. Flood stage is 15.0 feet. The latest
stage was 4.0 feet at 8 PM Wednesday. The river may rise to near 16.2
feet by 7 PM Saturday. People should be aware of the latest river
levels...and prepare for possible warnings.

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.

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