Issued by NWS Springfield, MO
FGUS83 KSGF 060112
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
812 PM CDT WED APR 5 2017
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 39.3 feet at 8 PM Wednesday. The river may rise
to near 39.8 feet by 7 AM Thursday.
For the Marmaton River near Nevada. Flood stage is 20.0 feet. The
latest stage was 17.5 feet at 8 PM Wednesday. The river may rise to
near 18.5 feet by 1 PM Thursday.
For the Osage River near Schell City. Flood stage is 30.0 feet. The
latest stage was 25.0 feet at 8 PM Wednesday. The river may rise to
near 28.3 feet by 1 AM Friday.
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.