Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
908 PM CDT WED MAR 25 2015


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

  Big Piney  below Fort Leonard Wood East Gate affecting Pulaski
  County
  Elk River near Tiff City affecting McDonald County
  James River at Galena affecting Stone County
  Gasconade River at Hazelgreen affecting Laclede County
  Gasconade River at Jerome affecting Phelps County

.Heavy rainfall across southwest and central Missouri will cause river
levels to rise. Details on each warned location are included below.

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://www.crh.noaa.gov/ahps2/
index.php?wfo=sgf

&&

MOC119-261708-
/O.CON.KSGF.FL.W.0005.150326T1752Z-150328T0748Z/
/TIFM7.1.ER.150326T1752Z.150327T0000Z.150327T0748Z.NO/
908 PM CDT WED MAR 25 2015

 The Flood Warning continues for:
* The Elk River near Tiff City.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is forecast to have a maximum value of 16.9
  feet tomorrow evening.

&&


LAT...LON 3664 9462 3661 9462 3656 9453 3658 9449
      3663 9454

$$

MOC169-261708-
/O.CON.KSGF.FL.W.0002.150326T1904Z-150328T0312Z/
/BIGM7.1.ER.150326T1904Z.150327T0600Z.150327T2112Z.NO/
908 PM CDT WED MAR 25 2015

 The Flood Warning continues for:
* The Big Piney  below Fort Leonard Wood East Gate.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is forecast to have a maximum value of 11.0
  feet early Friday morning.

&&


LAT...LON 3784 9218 3787 9206 3763 9203 3764 9211



$$

MOC209-261708-
/O.CON.KSGF.FL.W.0008.150326T1800Z-150327T1800Z/
/GLNM7.1.ER.150326T1800Z.150326T1800Z.150326T1800Z.NO/
908 PM CDT WED MAR 25 2015

 The Flood Warning continues for:
* The James River at Galena.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is forecast to have a maximum value of 15.0
  feet tomorrow early afternoon.
* Impact...At 15.0 feet...Flood waters impact Shoal Canoe Rental and
  Motel one mile south of the gage site. Railey Creek at the rental
  and hotel area begins to backwater along the James River.

&&

LAT...LON 3677 9348 3678 9354 3688 9347 3687 9340



$$

MOC105-261707-
/O.CON.KSGF.FL.W.0006.150327T0032Z-150328T0900Z/
/HZLM7.1.ER.150327T0032Z.150327T0600Z.150327T0900Z.NO/
908 PM CDT WED MAR 25 2015

 The Flood Warning continues for:
* The Gasconade River at Hazelgreen.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is forecast to have a maximum value of 22.0
  feet early Friday morning.
* Impact...At 21.0 feet...Minor flooding begins at the gage site and
  mainly affects low lying areas along the river.

&&

LAT...LON 3780 9249 3780 9241 3771 9241 3761 9235
      3761 9246

$$

MOC161-261707-
/O.CON.KSGF.FL.W.0007.150328T0051Z-150330T0808Z/
/JRMM7.1.ER.150328T0051Z.150329T0000Z.150329T0808Z.UU/
908 PM CDT WED MAR 25 2015

 The Flood Warning continues for:
* The Gasconade River at Jerome.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is forecast to have a maximum value of 17.5
  feet Saturday evening.
* Impact...At 18.5 feet...Flood waters affect low lying residential
  areas.

&&



LAT...LON 3800 9199 3800 9195 3790 9196 3792 9202


$$



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