Issued by NWS Springfield, MO
FGUS83 KSGF 181447
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
947 AM CDT WED MAY 18 2016
Significant rises are expected on the following river:
For the Osage River near Schell City. Flood stage is 30.0 feet. The
latest stage was 17.6 feet at 9 AM Wednesday. The river may rise to
near 26.2 feet by 1 PM Friday.
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.