Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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WGUS83 KSGF 271252
FLSSGF
Flood Statement
National Weather Service Springfield MO
752 AM CDT Sun May 27 2018

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

  Little Osage River near Horton affecting Vernon County

.Heavy rainfall has caused 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 updates or local media for
updates.

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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MOC217-280350-
/O.EXT.KSGF.FL.W.0034.000000T0000Z-180529T0900Z/
/HTNM7.1.ER.180525T0723Z.180526T1745Z.180528T0900Z.NO/
752 AM CDT Sun May 27 2018

...For the Little Osage River near Horton...
* At 7:45 AM Sunday The stage was 43.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 41.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  early tomorrow.
* Impact...At 45.0 feet...Moderate flooding begins at the gage site.

&&


               FLOOD  OBSERVED           FORECAST 7 AM

LOCATION       STAGE STAGE  DAY TIME     Mon   Tue   Wed

Little Osage River Basin
  Horton           41  43.6 Sun 08 AM  40.5  33.8  30.6


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



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