With Lake Taneycomo continuing to rise, the city of Branson is asking some folks to leave. City spokesman Jerry Adams says power has also been shut off at at Branson Landing with water rising over the boardwalk. Adams says the Army Corps of Engineers is expected to release about 20 thousand cubic feet of water from Table Rock Dam between ten and noon.
Table Rock Lake stage is at 922 feet. During the 2008 flooding, the lake crested at 933 feet.
KTTS in Springfield contributed to this report.