Issued by NWS Springfield, MO
FGUS83 KSGF 140849
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
249 AM CST MON DEC 14 2015
Significant rises are expected on the following river:
For the Elk River near Tiff City. Flood stage is 15.0 feet. The
latest stage was 9.5 feet at 2 AM Monday. The river may rise to near
11.0 feet by 12 PM 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.