Issued by NWS Springfield, MO
FGUS83 KSGF 080057
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
657 PM CST THU JAN 7 2016
Significant rises are expected on the following river:
For the Big Piney below Fort Leonard Wood East Gate. Flood stage is
8.0 feet. The latest stage was 4.0 feet at 6 PM Thursday. The river
may rise to near 6.3 feet by 12 AM Monday.
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.