River Statement
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
000
FGUS83 KSGF 080139
RVSSGF
KSC011-MOC013-217-081639-


HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
839 PM CDT TUE JUL 7 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 4.1 feet at 8 PM Tuesday. The river may rise to near
21.5 feet by 1 AM Thursday. People should be aware of the latest
river levels...and prepare for possible warnings.

The Osage River near Schell City. Flood stage is 30.0 feet. The
latest stage was 23.7 feet at 8 PM Tuesday. The river may rise to
near 29.5 feet by 7 AM Thursday. 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.

$$



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.