Issued by NWS Springfield, MO
FGUS83 KSGF 261424
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
924 AM CDT THU MAY 26 2016
Significant rises are expected on the following river:
For the Little Osage River near Horton. Flood stage is 41.0 feet.
The latest stage was 33.9 feet at 9 AM Thursday. The river may rise
to near 40.9 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.