Issued by NWS Springfield, MO
FGUS83 KSGF 131603
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
1103 AM CDT SAT AUG 13 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 2.4 feet at 10 AM Saturday. The river may rise to
near 7.0 feet by 7 PM Monday.
For the Jacks Fork River at Eminence. Flood stage is 12.0 feet. The
latest stage was 2.5 feet at 10 AM Saturday. The river may rise to
near 6.5 feet by 7 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.