Issued by NWS Springfield, MO
FGUS83 KSGF 180145
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
745 PM CST TUE NOV 17 2015
Significant rises are expected on the following river:
For the Jacks Fork River at Eminence. Flood stage is 12.0 feet. The
latest stage was 4.8 feet at 7 PM Tuesday. The river may rise to near
10.1 feet by 12 PM Wednesday.
For the Elk River near Tiff City. Flood stage is 15.0 feet. The
latest stage was 5.4 feet at 6 PM Tuesday. The river may rise to near
13.0 feet by 12 PM 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.