318  
WGUS83 KLSX 231653  
FLSLSX  
FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO  
1153 AM CDT SAT MAR 23 2019  
 
...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN  
MISSOURI...  
 
OSAGE RIVER NEAR MARI-OSA CAMPGROUND  
 
.THIS FLOOD WARNING IS A RESULT OF BACKWATER EFFECTS FROM THE  
MISSOURI RIVER...  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
RAINFALL HEAVIER THAN FORECAST COULD CAUSE RIVER LEVELS TO RISE EVEN  
HIGHER THAN PREDICTED. THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILL MONITOR  
THIS DEVELOPING SITUATION AND ISSUE FOLLOW UP STATEMENTS AS  
CONDITIONS OR FORECASTS CHANGE.  
 
SAFETY MESSAGE: NEVER DRIVE CARS, TRUCKS, OR SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES  
THROUGH FLOODED AREAS. THE WATER MAY BE TOO DEEP TO ALLOW FOR SAFE  
PASSAGE.  
 
THIS PRODUCT, ALONG WITH ADDITIONAL WEATHER AND STREAM INFORMATION,  
IS AVAILABLE AT HTTP://WATER.WEATHER.GOV/AHPS2/INDEX.PHP?WFO=LSX.  
 

 
 
MOC051-151-241652-  
/O.EXT.KLSX.FL.W.0083.000000T0000Z-190402T0000Z/  
/MOAM7.1.ER.190315T1930Z.190316T1345Z.190401T1800Z.UU/  
1153 AM CDT SAT MAR 23 2019  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE OSAGE RIVER NEAR MARI-OSA CAMPGROUND  
* UNTIL MONDAY APRIL 01.  
* AT 9:00 AM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 19.0 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 19.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO CREST NEAR 20.5 FEET BY THURSDAY EARLY  
AFTERNOON.  
* IMPACT: AT 20.0 FEET...NEAR THIS STAGE THE LOWEST TWO CAMPSITES AT  
MARI-OSA CAMPGROUND BEGIN FLOODING.  
 

 
FLD LATEST 7 A.M. FORECAST  
LOCATION STG OBS STG 03/24 03/25 03/26 03/27 03/28  
 
OSAGE RIVER  
MARI-OSA CAMPG 19.0 19.00 19.1 19.6 20.1 20.4 20.5  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3871 9185 3873 9164 3868 9164 3855 9192  
3864 9198  
 

 
 
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