Issued by NWS Springfield, MO
FGUS83 KSGF 231924
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
224 PM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015
Significant rises are expected on the following river:
The Little Osage River at Fulton. Flood stage is 22.0 feet. The
latest stage was 5.5 feet at 2 PM Saturday. The river may rise to
near 21.6 feet by 7 PM 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.