338  
WGUS83 KSGF 240127  
FLSSGF  
FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO  
827 PM CDT MON OCT 23 2017  
 
...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN  
MISSOURI...  
 
MARMATON RIVER NEAR NEVADA AFFECTING VERNON COUNTY  
 
 
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://WATER.WEATHER.GOV/AHPS2/  
INDEX.PHP?WFO=SGF  
 

 
 
MOC217-241627-  
/O.CON.KSGF.FL.W.0081.000000T0000Z-171025T0730Z/  
/NVDM7.1.ER.171023T0830Z.171023T1745Z.171024T0730Z.NO/  
827 PM CDT MON OCT 23 2017  
   
..FOR THE THE MARMATON RIVER NEAR NEVADA
 
 
* AT 7:45 PM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 20.5 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 20.0 FEET...MINOR FLOODING OCCURS NEAR THE GAGE SITE AND  
AFFECTS LOW LYING AREAS ALONG THE RIVER.  
 

 
 
FLOOD OBSERVED FORECAST 7 AM  
 
LOCATION STAGE STAGE DAY TIME MON TUE WED  
 
MARMATON RIVER BASIN  
NEVADA 20 20.5 MON 08 PM 12.3 7.2 5.3  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3793 9438 3791 9435 3784 9441 3785 9454  
 
 
 

 
 
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