Issued by NWS Springfield, MO
FGUS83 KSGF 171351
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
851 AM CDT SAT SEP 17 2016
Significant rises are expected on the following river:
For the Jacks Fork at Alley Spring. Flood stage is 9.0 feet. The
latest stage was 4.9 feet at 8 AM Saturday. The river may rise to
near 6.5 feet by 1 PM Saturday.
For the Little Osage River near Horton. Flood stage is 41.0 feet.
The latest stage was 36.0 feet at 9 AM Saturday. The river may rise
to near 39.2 feet by 1 PM Sunday.
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.