Issued by NWS Springfield, MO
FGUS83 KSGF 251438
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
938 AM CDT WED MAY 25 2016
Significant rises are expected on the following river:
For the Marmaton River near Nevada. Flood stage is 20.0 feet. The
latest stage was 17.3 feet at 9 AM Wednesday. The river may rise to
near 18.2 feet by 7 PM Wednesday.
For the Sac River near Caplinger Mills. Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
The latest stage was 13.2 feet at 9 AM Wednesday. The river may rise
to near 14.8 feet by 1 AM 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.