River Statement
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
808 PM CDT TUE JUL 7 2015


Significant rises are expected on the following river:

The Little Osage River near Horton. Flood stage is 41.0 feet. The
latest stage was 35.4 feet at 8 PM Tuesday. The river may rise to
near 40.7 feet by 7 AM Friday. People should be aware of the latest
river levels...and prepare for possible warnings.

The Sac River near Caplinger Mills. Flood stage is 16.0 feet. The
latest stage was 8.9 feet at 8 PM Tuesday. The river may rise to near
15.9 feet by 1 PM Thursday. 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.

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