Issued by NWS Springfield, MO
FGUS83 KSGF 071408
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
908 AM CDT SUN JUN 7 2015
River is exected to crest just below flood stage:
The Osage River near Schell City. Flood stage is 30.0 feet. The
latest stage was 29.5 feet at 9 AM Sunday. The river may rise to near
29.9 feet by 1 PM Wednesday. 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.