Issued by NWS Springfield, MO
FGUS83 KSGF 172122
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
322 PM CST TUE NOV 17 2015
Significant rises are expected on the following river: Jacks Fork
For the Jacks Fork at Alley Spring. Flood stage is 9.0 feet. The
latest stage was 2.8 feet at 2 PM Tuesday. The river may rise to near
7.5 feet by 6 AM Wednesday.
For the Jacks Fork River at Eminence. Flood stage is 12.0 feet. The
latest stage was 2.4 feet at 2 PM Tuesday. The river may rise to near
9.0 feet by 12 PM Wednesday.
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.