Issued by NWS Springfield, MO
FGUS83 KSGF 252155
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
355 PM CST FRI DEC 25 2015
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 28.6 feet at 4 PM Friday. The river may rise to
near 40.5 feet by 6 AM Tuesday.
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.