Issued by NWS Springfield, MO
FGUS83 KSGF 172033
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
333 PM CDT FRI JUL 17 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 14.1 feet at 3 PM Friday. The river may fall near
13.7 feet by 1 AM Sunday and stay elevated due to Stockton releases.
People should be aware of the latest river levels...and prepare for possible
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.