Issued by NWS Springfield, MO
FGUS83 KSGF 201330
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
830 AM CDT MON JUL 20 2015
Significant rises are expected on the following river:
The Little Osage River near Horton. Flood stage is 41.0 feet. The
latest stage was 27.5 feet at 8 AM Monday. The river may rise to near
39.7 feet by 1 AM Wednesday. People should be aware of the latest
river levels...and prepare for possible warnings.
The Sac River near Caplinger Mills. Flood stage is 16.0 feet. The
latest stage was 14.8 feet at 8 AM Monday. The river may rise to near
14.8 feet by 1 PM Monday. 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.