Issued by NWS Springfield, MO
FGUS83 KSGF 161333
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
833 AM CDT FRI SEP 16 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 35.0 feet at 8 AM Friday. The river may rise to
near 39.2 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.