Issued by NWS Springfield, MO
FGUS83 KSGF 041446
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
846 AM CST MON JAN 4 2016
The Sac River at Caplinger Mills will remain high but below flood stage:
For the Sac River near Caplinger Mills. Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
The latest stage was 15.1 feet at 8 AM Monday. The river will remain steady
around 15 feet through much of the week.
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.