Issued by NWS Springfield, MO
FGUS83 KSGF 261728
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
1128 AM CST SAT DEC 26 2015
Significant rises are expected on the following river:
For the Marmaton River at Fort Scott. Flood stage is 38.0 feet. The
latest stage was 8.8 feet at 10 AM Saturday. The river may rise to
near 37.3 feet by 6 PM Monday.
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.