Issued by NWS Springfield, MO
FGUS83 KSGF 081606
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
1006 AM CST TUE MAR 8 2016
Significant rises are expected on the following river:
For the Sac River near Caplinger Mills. Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
The latest stage was 5.6 feet at 10 AM Tuesday. The river may rise to
near 13.3 feet by 12 AM Friday.
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.