Issued by NWS Springfield, MO
FGUS83 KSGF 180709
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
209 AM CDT WED MAY 18 2016
Significant rises are expected on the following river:
For the Roubidoux Creek Near Waynesville. Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
The latest stage was 2.9 feet at 1 AM Wednesday. The river may rise
to near 6.2 feet by 1 PM Wednesday.
For the Marmaton River near Nevada. Flood stage is 20.0 feet. The
latest stage was 17.8 feet at 2 AM Wednesday. The river may rise to
near 19.2 feet by 1 PM Wednesday.
For the Spring River near Waco. Flood stage is 19.0 feet. The latest
stage was 13.6 feet at 1 AM Wednesday. The river may rise to near
11.5 feet by 7 AM Wednesday.
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.