River Statement
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
207 AM CDT WED MAY 18 2016


Significant rises are expected on the following river:

For the Big Piney  below Fort Leonard Wood East Gate.  Flood stage is
8.0 feet. The latest stage was 6.9 feet at 1 AM Wednesday. The river
may rise to near 7.9 feet by 1 AM Thursday.

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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