Issued by NWS Springfield, MO
FGUS83 KSGF 101303
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
803 AM CDT FRI JUL 10 2015
Significant rises are expected on the following river:
The Spring River above Baxter Springs. Flood stage is 14.0 feet. The
latest stage was 13.1 feet at 7 AM Friday. The river may rise to near
13.1 feet by 1 PM Friday. People should be aware of the latest river
levels...and prepare for possible warnings.
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.