Issued by NWS Springfield, MO
FGUS83 KSGF 180106
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
806 PM CDT WED JUN 17 2015
Significant rises are expected on the following river:
The Elk River near Tiff City. Flood stage is 15.0 feet. The latest
stage was 5.0 feet at 7 PM Wednesday. The river may rise to near 13.0
feet by 7 AM Friday. 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.