Issued by NWS Springfield, MO
FGUS83 KSGF 280100
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
800 PM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016
Significant rises are expected on the following river:
For the Jacks Fork at Alley Spring. Flood stage is 9.0 feet. The
latest stage was 4.7 feet at 7 PM Friday. The river may rise to near
5.5 feet by 1 PM Saturday.
For the Jacks Fork River at Eminence. Flood stage is 12.0 feet. The
latest stage was 5.8 feet at 7 PM Friday. The river may rise to near
6.0 feet by 1 AM Saturday.
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.