Issued by NWS Springfield, MO
FGUS83 KSGF 241456
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
956 AM CDT FRI JUL 24 2015
Significant rises are expected on the following river:
The Sac River near Caplinger Mills. Flood stage is 16.0 feet. The
latest stage was 14.4 feet at 10 AM Friday. Will remain in action stage
for next several days due to Stockton releases.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.