507  
WGUS83 KSGF 171920  
FLSSGF  
FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO  
220 PM CDT SUN MAR 17 2019  
 
...THE FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN  
MISSOURI...  
 
OSAGE RIVER NEAR SCHELL CITY AFFECTING BATES AND VERNON COUNTIES  
 
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 UPDATES OR LOCAL MEDIA FOR  
UPDATES.  
 
ADDITIONAL RIVER INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND ON OUR ADVANCED HYDROLOGIC  
PREDICTION SERVICE PAGE AT HTTP://WATER.WEATHER.GOV/AHPS2/  
INDEX.PHP?WFO=SGF  
 

 
 
MOC013-217-171950-  
/O.CAN.KSGF.FL.W.0013.000000T0000Z-190318T1358Z/  
/SCZM7.1.ER.190316T0615Z.190317T0201Z.190317T1555Z.NO/  
220 PM CDT SUN MAR 17 2019  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED FOR:  
THE OSAGE RIVER NEAR SCHELL CITY.  
* AT 1:46 PM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 29.9 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 30.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO 23.9 FEET BY TOMORROW  
MORNING.  
* IMPACT...AT 30.0 FEET...FLOOD WATERS AFFECT THE SCHELL OSAGE  
CONSERVATION AREA, THE OLD RIVER ROAD NORTH OF SCHELL CITY AND LOST  
CREEK WEST OF SCHELL LAKE. FLOOD WATERS OVERFLOW THE MAIN RIVER  
CHANNEL AT THE GAGE SITE.  
 

 
 
FLOOD OBSERVED FORECAST 7 AM  
 
LOCATION STAGE STAGE DAY TIME MON TUE WED  
 
OSAGE RIVER BASIN  
SCHELL CITY 30 29.9 SUN 02 PM 23.9 20.3 18.2  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3807 9415 3806 9406 3799 9406 3803 9416  
 
 
 

 
 
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