571  
FGUS83 KSGF 081359  
RVSSGF  
MOC217-090458-  
 
HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO  
859 AM CDT MON OCT 8 2018  
 
SIGNIFICANT RISES ARE EXPECTED ON THE FOLLOWING RIVER:  
 
FOR THE LITTLE OSAGE RIVER NEAR HORTON. FLOOD STAGE IS 41.0 FEET.  
THE LATEST STAGE WAS 25.3 FEET AT 9 AM MONDAY. THE RIVER MAY RISE TO  
NEAR 40.5 FEET BY 1 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.  
 

 
 
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