Issued by NWS Springfield, MO
FGUS83 KSGF 181844
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
144 PM CDT THU JUN 18 2015
Significant rises are expected on the following river:
The Jacks Fork at Alley Spring. Flood stage is 9.0 feet. The latest
stage was 2.7 feet at 1 PM Thursday. The river may rise to near 8.8
feet by 1 AM Saturday.
The Jacks Fork River at Eminence. Flood stage is 12.0 feet. The
latest stage was 2.4 feet at 1 PM Thursday. The river may rise to
near 8.5 feet by 1 AM Saturday.
The North Fork of White River near Tecumseh. Flood stage is 20.0
feet. The latest stage was 3.2 feet at 1 PM Thursday. The river may
rise to near 19.0 feet by 1 PM Friday.
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.