Issued by NWS Springfield, MO
FGUS83 KSGF 130803
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
203 AM CST SUN DEC 13 2015
Significant rises are expected on the following river:
For the Spring River at Carthage. Flood stage is 10.0 feet. The
latest stage was 4.3 feet at 2 AM Sunday. The river may rise to near
9.1 feet by 6 PM Monday.
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.