Issued by NWS Springfield, MO
FGUS83 KSGF 090233
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
833 PM CST FRI JAN 8 2016
Significant rises are expected on the following river:
For the Osage River near Schell City. Flood stage is 30.0 feet. The
latest stage was 26.7 feet at 8 PM Friday. The river may rise to near
29.1 feet by 6 AM Sunday.
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.