025  
WGUS83 KSGF 180523  
FLSSGF  
FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO  
1223 AM CDT WED OCT 18 2017  
 
...THE FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED 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  
 

 
 
MOC217-180553-  
/O.CAN.KSGF.FL.W.0079.000000T0000Z-171019T0600Z/  
/NVDM7.1.ER.171015T2155Z.171016T1600Z.171018T0330Z.NO/  
1223 AM CDT WED OCT 18 2017  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED FOR THE MARMATON RIVER NEAR  
NEVADA.  
* AT 11:45 PM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 19.8 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 20.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO 18.0 FEET BY LATER THIS MORNING  
* 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 WED THU FRI  
 
MARMATON RIVER BASIN  
NEVADA 20 19.8 WED 12 AM 18.0 9.9 4.3  
 

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

 
 
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