Flood Warning

Alert expired Jul 11 @ 7:30 AM (CDT)
Map

Affected Area


Severity

Severe

Significant threat to life or property

Alert in Effect

From 7:18 AM (CDT) Wednesday July 10 until 7:30 AM (CDT) Thursday July 11

Description

...The National Weather Service in Springfield MO has issued a Flood Warning for the following rivers in Missouri...
Big Piney below Fort Leonard Wood -East Gate affecting Pulaski County.
For the Big Piney River...including Fort Leonard Wood - East Gate... Minor flooding is forecast.
* WHAT...Minor flooding is forecast.
* WHERE...Big Piney below Fort Leonard Wood - East Gate.
* WHEN...Until late Thursday morning.
* IMPACTS...At 9.0 feet, the Happy Hollow Picnic Area floods.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 7:00 AM CDT Wednesday the stage was 6.2 feet. - Bankfull stage is 8.0 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to rise above flood stage late this morning to a crest of 9.5 feet this evening. It will then fall below flood stage late tonight. - Flood stage is 8.0 feet. - Flood History...This crest compares to a previous crest of 9.6 feet on 12/01/2006. - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

Instruction

Avoid the event

Motorists should not attempt to drive around barricades or drive cars through flooded areas. Additional information is available at www.weather.gov. The next statement will be issued Thursday morning at 730 AM CDT.

Weather Event Onset

7:18 AM (CDT), July 10

Urgency

Expected

Take responsive action in the next hour.

National Weather Service Office

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