Issued by NWS Springfield, MO
FGUS83 KSGF 170659
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
159 AM CDT TUE MAY 17 2016
Significant rises are expected on the following river:
For the Spring River near Waco. Flood stage is 19.0 feet. The latest
stage was 3.7 feet at 1 AM Tuesday. The river may rise to near 16.4
feet by 7 AM 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.