Issued by NWS Springfield, MO
FGUS83 KSGF 081754
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
1254 PM CDT THU SEP 8 2016
Significant rises are expected on the following river:
For the Little Osage River near Horton. Flood stage is 41.0 feet.
The latest stage was 25.6 feet at 1 PM Thursday. The river may rise
to near 40.5 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.