042  
WGUS43 KSGF 151443  
FLWSGF  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO  
943 AM CDT SUN OCT 15 2017  
 
...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPRINGFIELD HAS ISSUED A FLOOD  
WARNING FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN KANSAS...MISSOURI...  
 
MARMATON RIVER AT FORT SCOTT AFFECTING BOURBON COUNTY.  
MARMATON RIVER NEAR NEVADA AFFECTING VERNON COUNTY.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
THOSE WITH PROPERTY AND LIVESTOCK ALONG THE RIVER SHOULD CONTINUE TO  
MONITOR RIVER CONDITIONS.ADDITIONAL RIVER INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND ON  
OUR ADVANCED HYDROLOGIC PREDICTION SERVICE PAGE AT  
HTTP://WATER.WEATHER.GOV/AHPS2/ INDEX.PHP?WFO=SGF  
 

 
 
KSC011-160243-  
/O.NEW.KSGF.FL.W.0078.171015T2342Z-171017T0027Z/  
/FSKK1.1.ER.171015T2342Z.171016T0000Z.171016T0027Z.NO/  
943 AM CDT SUN OCT 15 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPRINGFIELD HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FROM THIS EVENING...UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.   
..FOR THE MARMATON RIVER AT FORT SCOTT
 
 
* FLOOD STAGE IS 38.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY THIS EVENING. THE RIVER  
WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY THIS BY 9 PM.  
* IMPACT...AT 38.0 FEET...FLOOD STAGE. MINOR FLOODING BEGINS ALONG  
MILL CREEK NORTH OF TOWN DUE TO BACKWATER EFFECTS OF THE MARMATON  
RIVER. FLOOD WATERS ALSO BEGIN TO SPILL ACROSS THE FIELD BY THE RED  
BARN RESTAURANT, ON THE NORTH SIDE OF TOWN, AT THE NEW HIGHWAY 69  
BRIDGE.  
 

 
 
FLOOD OBSERVED FORECAST 7 AM  
 
LOCATION STAGE STAGE DAY TIME MON TUE WED  
 
MARMATON RIVER BASIN  
FORT SCOTT 38 33.0 SUN 09 AM 32.8 15.3 9.3  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3788 9462 3782 9462 3778 9480 3787 9481  
 
 
 

 
 
MOC217-160242-  
/O.NEW.KSGF.FL.W.0079.171015T2154Z-171019T1227Z/  
/NVDM7.1.ER.171015T2154Z.171016T1800Z.171018T1227Z.NO/  
943 AM CDT SUN OCT 15 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPRINGFIELD HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FROM THIS AFTERNOON...UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.   
..FOR THE MARMATON RIVER NEAR NEVADA
 
 
* FLOOD STAGE IS 20.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY LATE THIS  
AFTERNOON AND CREST NEAR 24.8 FEET BY TOMORROW  
AFTERNOON. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY WEDNESDAY  
MORNING.  
* IMPACT...AT 24.0 FEET...THE COUNTY ROAD WEST OF THE GAGE, MINNIE  
BALL ROAD, IS IMPASSABLE.  
 

 
 
FLOOD OBSERVED FORECAST 7 AM  
 
LOCATION STAGE STAGE DAY TIME MON TUE WED  
 
MARMATON RIVER BASIN  
NEVADA 20 14.0 SUN 09 AM 24.7 23.9 20.1  
 

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

 
 
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