Issued by NWS Springfield, MO
FGUS83 KSGF 061553
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
953 AM CST WED JAN 6 2016
Significant rises are expected on the following river:
For the Osage River near Schell City. Flood stage is 30.0 feet. The
latest stage was 25.4 feet at 10 AM Wednesday. The river may rise to
near 29.3 feet by 12 PM Sunday.
For the Sac River near Caplinger Mills. Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
The latest stage was 14.9 feet at 10 AM Wednesday. The river may rise
to near 15.7 feet by 12 AM 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.