Issued by NWS Springfield, MO
FGUS83 KSGF 270717
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
116 AM CST FRI NOV 27 2015
Significant rises are expected on the following rivers:
For the Jacks Fork River at Eminence. Flood stage is 12.0 feet. The
latest stage was 2.6 feet at 12 AM Friday. The river may rise to near
10.3 feet by 6 AM Saturday.
For the Little Osage River at Fulton. Flood stage is 22.0 feet. The
latest stage was 9.8 feet at 1 AM Friday. The river may rise to near
19.9 feet by 12 PM Friday.
For the Osage River near Schell City. Flood stage is 30.0 feet. The
latest stage was 8.7 feet at 12 AM Friday. The river may rise to near
28.7 feet by 12 AM Monday.
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.
Be prepared for possible flooding along these rivers. Monitor river
conditions and be prepared to evacuate low lying areas near these