Issued by NWS Springfield, MO
FGUS83 KSGF 111948
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
248 PM CDT WED MAY 11 2016
Significant rises are expected on the following river:
For the Osage River near Schell City. Flood stage is 30.0 feet. The
latest stage was 19.9 feet at 2 PM Wednesday. The river may rise to
near 28.0 feet by 7 AM Saturday.
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.