Weather Warning

AREAS AFFECTED : CEDAR

...The National Weather Service in Springfield has issued a Flood 
Warning for the following rivers in Kansas...Missouri... 
Little Osage River at Fulton affecting Bourbon County. 
Little Osage River near Horton affecting Vernon County. 
Osage River near Schell City affecting Bates and Vernon Counties. 
Sac River near Caplinger Mills affecting Cedar County. 
 
...Forecast Flooding Changed from Minor to Moderate Severity for the 
following rivers in Missouri... 
The Marmaton River near Nevada affecting Vernon County 
 
.This warning is based on future forecast precipitation amounts of 
2 inches during the next 24 hours near the river basin(s). 
If conditions warrant...additional rises or falls may occur based on 
future precipitation and runoff. 
For the Sac River near Caplinger Mills.    ...For the Sac River near 
Caplinger Mills... 
 
* At  8:45 AM Friday The stage was 12.2 feet. 
 
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet. 
 
* Moderate flooding is forecast. 
 
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage by tomorrow late 
morning and continue to rise to near 21.3 feet by early Sunday 
morning. The river will fall below flood stage by Sunday evening. 
 
* Impact...At 20.0 feet...Flood waters affect low lying areas near the 
river including farmland along Highway N and between Highway W and 
Caplinger Mills. Cedar Creek...a tributary of the Sac River 
backwaters and floods portions of Highway 39 and south of Cedar 
Springs. 
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FLOOD  OBSERVED           FORECAST 6 AM 
LOCATION       STAGE STAGE  DAY TIME     Sat   Sun   Mon 
Sac River Basin 
Caplinger Mills  16  12.2 Fri 09 AM  14.0  20.3  12.3 
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