Issued by NWS Springfield, MO
FGUS83 KSGF 051704
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
1104 AM CST TUE JAN 5 2016
The Sac River at Caplinger Mills will remain high but below flood stage:
For the Sac River near Caplinger Mills. Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
The latest stage was 15.0 feet at 11 AM Tuesday. The river will remain steady
around 15 feet through much of the week.
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.