Issued by NWS Springfield, MO
FGUS83 KSGF 131555
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
1055 AM CDT FRI MAR 13 2015
Significant rises are expected on the following river:
The Jacks Fork at Alley Spring is expected to approach flood stage
and may affect locations near the river. Flood stage is 9.0 feet. The
latest stage was 3.6 feet at 10 AM Friday. The river may rise to near
5.4 feet by 1 PM Saturday. 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.