River Statement
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
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.

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