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WGUS83 KSGF 221206  
FLSSGF  
FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO  
706 AM CDT MON MAY 22 2017  
 
...THE FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN  
MISSOURI...  
 
SAC RIVER NEAR CAPLINGER MILLS AFFECTING CEDAR 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  
 

 
 
MOC039-221236-  
/O.CAN.KSGF.FL.W.0060.000000T0000Z-170523T1800Z/  
/CMZM7.1.ER.170520T1915Z.170521T0931Z.170522T0847Z.NO/  
706 AM CDT MON MAY 22 2017  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED FOR THE SAC RIVER NEAR  
CAPLINGER MILLS.  
* AT 6:45 AM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 15.7 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 16.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO 14.9 FEET BY TOMORROW  
MORNING.  
* IMPACT...AT 16.0 FEET...MINOR FLOODING OCCURS AT THE GAGE SITE. THE  
CAMPGROUND AT CAPLINGER MILLS FLOODS.  
 

 
 
FLOOD OBSERVED FORECAST 7 AM  
 
LOCATION STAGE STAGE DAY TIME TUE WED THU  
 
SAC RIVER BASIN  
CAPLINGER MILLS 16 15.7 MON 07 AM 14.9 14.6 14.4  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3783 9384 3783 9381 3770 9372 3769 9377  
 
 
 

 
 
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