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FGUS83 KSGF 231057  
RVSSGF  
MOC013-217-240157-  
 
HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO  
557 AM CDT SUN APR 23 2017  
 
SIGNIFICANT RISES ARE EXPECTED ON THE FOLLOWING RIVER:  
 
FOR THE OSAGE RIVER NEAR SCHELL CITY. FLOOD STAGE IS 30.0 FEET. THE  
LATEST STAGE WAS 24.7 FEET AT 6 AM SUNDAY. THE RIVER MAY RISE TO NEAR  
28.4 FEET BY 1 PM TUESDAY.  
 
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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