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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Springfield MO
916 AM CDT Tue Oct 17 2017

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

  Marmaton River near Nevada affecting Vernon County


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


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


Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Tulsa OK
450 PM CDT Tue Oct 17 2017

Adair OK-Benton AR-Carroll AR-Cherokee OK-Choctaw OK-Craig OK-
Crawford AR-Creek OK-Delaware OK-Franklin AR-Haskell OK-Latimer OK-
Le Flore OK-Madison AR-Mayes OK-McIntosh OK-Muskogee OK-Nowata OK-
Okfuskee OK-Okmulgee OK-Osage OK-Ottawa OK-Pawnee OK-Pittsburg OK-
Pushmataha OK-Rogers OK-Sebastian AR-Sequoyah OK-Tulsa OK-Wagoner OK-
Washington OK-Washington AR-
450 PM CDT Tue Oct 17 2017

This Outlook is for Northwest and West Central Arkansas as well as
much of Eastern Oklahoma.

.DAY ONE...Through Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected through tonight.

Spotter Activation Not Expected.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday.
FRIDAY...Thunderstorm Potential...High Wind Potential.
SATURDAY...Thunderstorm Potential...Heavy Rain Potential.
SUNDAY...Thunderstorm Potential.
MONDAY...No Hazards.

Settled weather will continue through Friday with seasonal
temperatures and dry conditions. Winds will increase Friday and
Saturday ahead of an upper level storm system approaching from the
west. A cold front will provide a focus for increased shower and
thunderstorm chances by Saturday, with the highest areal coverage
Saturday evening and continuing into the overnight hours.
Strengthening mid level wind fields in conjunction with surface
moisture return will support some strong or marginally severe
storms, mainly Saturday night. Cooler and drier air will move in
behind the front. contains additional information.


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Paducah KY
1022 AM CDT Tue Oct 17 2017

Jefferson-Wayne IL-Edwards-Wabash-Perry IL-Franklin-Hamilton-
Union KY-Webster-Hopkins-Christian-Henderson-Daviess-McLean-
Muhlenberg-Todd-Perry MO-Bollinger-Cape Girardeau-Wayne MO-Carter-
Ripley-Butler-Stoddard-Scott-Mississippi-New Madrid-
1022 AM CDT Tue Oct 17 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of southern
Illinois, southwest Indiana, western Kentucky, and southeast

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Relative humidity will drop through the 30s percentile this
afternoon for the entire Quad State, with minimum relative humidity
values in the mid 20s percentile for the southeast Missouri Ozarks.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

Isolated to scattered thunderstorms are possible across the region
late Saturday and much of Sunday.


Spotter activation will not be needed.


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