Issued by NWS Springfield, MO
FGUS83 KSGF 140117
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
717 PM CST SUN DEC 13 2015
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 3.0 feet at 7 PM Sunday. The river may
rise to near 7.2 feet by 6 AM Tuesday.
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.