Issued by NWS Springfield, MO
FGUS83 KSGF 131332
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
832 AM CDT MON OCT 13 2014
Significant rises are expected on the following river:
The Little Osage River at Fulton is expected to approach flood stage
and may affect locations near the river. Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
The latest stage was 5.2 feet at 8 AM Monday. The river may rise to
near flood stage by 1 AM Tuesday. People should be aware of the latest
river levels...and prepare for possible warnings.
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.