Issued by NWS Springfield, MO
FGUS83 KSGF 180219
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
919 PM CDT TUE MAY 17 2016
Significant rises are expected on the following river:
For the Marmaton River near Nevada. Flood stage is 20.0 feet. The
latest stage was 15.3 feet at 9 PM Tuesday. The river may rise to
near 19.2 feet by 1 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.