Flood Statement
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
1129 AM CDT MON JUL 6 2015

...The flood warning continues for the following river in
Missouri and Illinois...


  Mississippi River at

      Winfield Lock and Dam 25

      Grafton

      Mel Price Lock & Dam

      St. Louis

      Chester


.This Flood Warning is a result of heavy rainfall across the basin
over the past few weeks...


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Heavy rains could cause river levels to rise even higher than
predicted.  The National Weather Service will monitor this developing
situation and issue follow up statements as conditions or forecasts
change.

Safety message:  Never drive cars, trucks, or sport utility vehicles
through flooded areas.  The water may be too deep to allow for safe
passage.

This product, along with additional weather and stream information,
is available at http://www.crh.noaa.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=lsx.

&&

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1129 AM CDT MON JUL 6 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River at Winfield Lock and Dam 25
* Until this evening.
* At 11:00 AM Monday the stage was 26.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 26.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast:  The river is forecast to fall below flood stage this evening.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     07/07  07/08  07/09  07/10  07/11

Mississippi River
  Winfield LD25   26.0   26.44      25.6   24.7   24.1   23.7   23.4


&&


LAT...LON 3922 9081 3923 9071 3888 9057 3881 9057
      3887 9074



$$

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1129 AM CDT MON JUL 6 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River at Grafton
* Until further notice.
* At 11:00 AM Monday the stage was 24.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast:  The river is forecast to continue to fall to near 22.2 feet
  Wednesday morning.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     07/07  07/08  07/09  07/10  07/11

Mississippi River
  Grafton         18.0   24.45      23.5   22.2   21.5   21.0   20.7


&&


LAT...LON 3881 9057 3888 9057 3899 9046 3895 9028
      3882 9048



$$

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1129 AM CDT MON JUL 6 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River at Mel Price Lock & Dam
* Until further notice.
* At 11:00 AM Monday the stage was 28.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast:  The river is forecast to continue to fall to near 24.0 feet
  Wednesday morning.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     07/07  07/08  07/09  07/10  07/11

Mississippi River
  Mel Price Lock  21.0   28.18      26.5   24.0   22.4   21.6   21.3


&&


LAT...LON 3891 9033 3895 9028 3883 9003 3881 9017
      3886 9017



$$

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1129 AM CDT MON JUL 6 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River at St. Louis
* Until Wednesday morning.
* At 11:00 AM Monday the stage was 34.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 30.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast:  The river is forecast to fall below flood stage Wednesday
  morning. However...additional rainfall through the middle of this
  week may yield another flooding event by this weekend or early
  the following week.


&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     07/07  07/08  07/09  07/10  07/11

Mississippi River
  St. Louis       30.0   34.93      33.0   30.2   28.0   26.9   26.8


&&


LAT...LON 3881 9017 3883 9004 3826 9030 3826 9043
      3873 9024



$$

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1129 AM CDT MON JUL 6 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River at Chester
* Until further notice.
* At 11:00 AM Monday the stage was 37.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 27.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast:  The river is forecast to continue to fall to near 34.8 feet
  Wednesday morning.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     07/07  07/08  07/09  07/10  07/11

Mississippi River
  Chester         27.0   37.69      36.6   34.8   32.3   29.9   28.3


&&


LAT...LON 3826 9043 3826 9030 3769 8935 3769 8959
      3787 9003



$$



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