Issued by NWS Springfield, MO
FGUS83 KSGF 220720
National Weather Service Springfield MO
220 AM CDT Sat Apr 22 2017
Significant rises are expected on the following river:
For the Spring River at Carthage. Flood stage is 10.0 feet. The
latest stage was 7.2 feet at 2 AM Saturday. The river may rise to
near 8.6 feet by 7 PM Saturday.
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.