Issued by NWS Springfield, MO
FGUS83 KSGF 131244
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
744 AM CDT FRI MAY 13 2016
Significant rises are expected on the following river:
For the Big Piney below Fort Leonard Wood East Gate. Flood stage is
8.0 feet. The latest stage was 2.7 feet at 7 AM Friday. The river may
rise to near 6.5 feet by 1 PM 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.