Issued by NWS Springfield, MO
FGUS83 KSGF 151505
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
1005 AM CDT MON AUG 15 2016
Significant rises are expected on the following river:
For the Jacks Fork River at Eminence. Flood stage is 12.0 feet. The
latest stage was 5.5 feet at 9 AM Monday. The river may rise to near
9.0 feet by 7 PM Monday.
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.