Issued by NWS Springfield, MO
FGUS83 KSGF 211246
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
746 AM CDT TUE JUL 21 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 35.8 feet at 7 AM Tuesday. The river may rise to
near 37.3 feet by 1 AM Wednesday. 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.