Issued by NWS Springfield, MO
FGUS83 KSGF 301335
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
835 AM CDT SAT MAY 30 2015
Significant rises are expected on the following river:
The Jacks Fork at Alley Spring. Flood stage is 9.0 feet. The latest
stage was 2.9 feet at 7 AM Saturday. The river may rise to near 7.0
feet by 7 PM Saturday. People should be aware of the latest river
levels...and prepare for possible warnings.
The Jacks Fork River at Eminence. Flood stage is 12.0 feet. The
latest stage was 2.6 feet at 8 AM Saturday. The river may rise to
near 6.6 feet by 1 AM Sunday. 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.