Flood Statement
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
949 PM CDT SUN SEP 25 2016

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Illinois...Missouri...

  Mississippi River at Quincy

  Mississippi River at Quincy LD21

  Mississippi River at Saverton LD22

  Mississippi River at Louisiana

  Mississippi River at Clarksville LD24

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Illinois...Missouri..
  Mississippi River at Canton LD20

  Mississippi River at Hannibal

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=lsx.

&&

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949 PM CDT SUN SEP 25 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Canton LD20
* from Wednesday afternoon until further notice.
* At  8:00 PM Sunday the stage was 12.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to rise above flood stage by Wednesday early
  afternoon and continue to rise to near 18.0 feet by Monday early
  afternoon. Additional rises are possible thereafter.
* Impact:  At 18.2 feet...In La Grange, MO, Bunge Car Park begins to
  flood.
* Impact:  At 18.0 feet...Near this level, the lock is closed to
  navigation.  This level will vary with circumstance.  Also, Main
  Street leading to the lock and dam and the railroad crossing at
  Henderson Street flood at this height.
* Impact:  At 17.6 feet...In La Grange, MO, the entrance to Mark Twain
  Casino parking lot begins to flood.  Alternate entrance is used.
  Also, water reaches the base of area levees.
* Impact:  At 17.5 feet...State Highway B, or Business U.S. Highway
  61, is closed from Missouri Highway 16 in Canton to north of Canton
  at the levee flood gate near this level.
* Impact:  At 16.8 feet...Burlington Northern/Sante Fe railroad tracks
  are overtopped.
* Impact:  At 16.6 feet...Front Street leading to the campground and
  RV park floods at this height.
* Impact:  At 14.0 feet...Both banks begin to overflow.  Minor damages
  begin.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     09/26  09/27  09/28  09/29  09/30

Mississippi River
  Canton LD20     14.0   12.73      12.7   13.0   13.8   14.6   15.6


&&


LAT...LON 4022 9154 4022 9142 4003 9140 4003 9153




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949 PM CDT SUN SEP 25 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Quincy
* from Thursday morning until further notice.
* At  9:15 PM Sunday the stage was 15.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to rise above flood stage by late Thursday
  morning and continue to rise to near 21.0 feet by Monday evening.
  Additional rises are possible thereafter.
* Impact:  At 21.1 feet...In LaGrange, the entrance to a parking lot
  at the Mark Twain Casino begins to flood.
* Impact:  At 20.0 feet...The Clat Adams Bicentennial Park, just north
  of the Memorial Bridge, begins flooding.
* Impact:  At 19.5 feet...Garages beneath raised homes along
  Bonansinga Drive will begin flooding near this height.
* Impact:  At 19.0 feet...Quincy Parks, including All America, Kesler,
  Sid Simpson, and Bob Bangert Parks north of Broadway, begin
  flooding.
* Impact:  At 18.5 feet...BNSF Railroad main line, 10 to 16 miles
  above Quincy begins to flood at several locations.
* Impact:  At 15.0 feet...Riverside campsites south of Quincy begin to
  flood.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     09/26  09/27  09/28  09/29  09/30

Mississippi River
  Quincy          17.0   15.07      15.1   15.3   15.9   16.8   18.0


&&


LAT...LON 4003 9153 4003 9140 3991 9140 3991 9152




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949 PM CDT SUN SEP 25 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Quincy LD21
* from late Thursday night until further notice.
* At  8:00 PM Sunday the stage was 14.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to rise above flood stage by Friday morning
  and continue to rise to near 20.0 feet by Monday evening.
  Additional rises are possible thereafter.
* Impact:  At 17.0 feet...Flood Stage:  Minor flooding begins.
* Impact:  At 14.0 feet...Unprotected bottomlands flood.


&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     09/26  09/27  09/28  09/29  09/30

Mississippi River
  Quincy LD21     17.0   14.09      14.1   14.4   15.2   16.1   17.2


&&


LAT...LON 3991 9152 3991 9140 3983 9135 3983 9148




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949 PM CDT SUN SEP 25 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Hannibal
* from Wednesday afternoon until further notice.
* At  9:15 PM Sunday the stage was 15.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to rise above flood stage by Wednesday early
  afternoon and continue to rise to near 19.9 feet by Monday early
  afternoon. Additional rises are possible thereafter.
* Impact:  At 20.2 feet...Nipper Park begins flooding on the Hannibal
  riverfront.
* Impact:  At 19.0 feet...The Corps of Engineers begins flood fight
  proceedures.  At this level, preparations are made to install two
  flood gates at Hill Street and Center Street if the forecast
  exceeds 20.5 feet.
* Impact:  At 18.0 feet...Gate wells are shut down to prevent the
  sewers from backing up.  Also at this level pumps are set to
  standby.
* Impact:  At 17.0 feet...John Hay Recreation Area on east side
  (inside the Illinois Sny Levee) begins flooding.
* Impact:  At 16.0 feet...Flood Stage.  Damage begins to buildings in
  unprotected low areas.  Minor flooding begins.


&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     09/26  09/27  09/28  09/29  09/30

Mississippi River
  Hannibal        16.0   15.49      15.5   15.5   15.9   16.4   17.3


&&


LAT...LON 3983 9148 3983 9135 3974 9121 3967 9135




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949 PM CDT SUN SEP 25 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Saverton LD22
* from Thursday afternoon until further notice.
* At  8:00 PM Sunday the stage was 14.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to rise above flood stage by Thursday
  afternoon and continue to rise to near 19.8 feet by Monday evening.
  Additional rises are possible thereafter.
* Impact:  At 19.6 feet...The north end of Saverton Road begins to
  flood.


&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     09/26  09/27  09/28  09/29  09/30

Mississippi River
  Saverton LD22   16.0   14.29      14.3   14.3   14.9   15.6   16.7


&&


LAT...LON 3967 9135 3974 9121 3970 9114 3952 9097
      3945 9111



$$

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949 PM CDT SUN SEP 25 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Louisiana
* from Wednesday afternoon until further notice.
* At  9:30 PM Sunday the stage was 14.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to rise above flood stage by Wednesday early
  afternoon and continue to rise to near 19.1 feet by Monday evening.
  Additional rises are possible thereafter.
* Impact:  At 17.0 feet...The parking area at the boat house floods.
* Impact:  At 15.0 feet...Damage begins in unprotected areas.


&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     09/26  09/27  09/28  09/29  09/30

Mississippi River
  Louisiana       15.0   14.51      14.5   14.4   14.9   15.5   16.4


&&


LAT...LON 3945 9111 3952 9097 3945 9089 3939 9097




$$

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949 PM CDT SUN SEP 25 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Clarksville LD24
* from late Tuesday night until further notice.
* At  9:30 PM Sunday the stage was 24.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to rise above flood stage by early Wednesday
  morning and continue to rise to near 29.9 feet by Monday evening.
  Additional rises are possible thereafter.
* Impact:  At 30.0 feet...East bank (Illinois side) begins to flood.
  Highway 79 one mile south of Clarksville begins to flood.
* Impact:  At 29.0 feet...Water enters the parking lot entrance at the
  Clarksville Riverfront Park.
* Impact:  At 27.2 feet...Silo Park just northwest of Clarksville off
  Highway 79 begins flooding.
* Impact:  At 25.5 feet...State Route P east of Elsberry begins
  flooding just east of the levee.
* Impact:  At 25.3 feet...The road to Port Marmac, about 15 homes just
  south of Clarksville, begins flooding.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     09/26  09/27  09/28  09/29  09/30

Mississippi River
  Clarksville LD  25.0   24.89      24.8   24.7   25.1   25.8   26.7


&&


LAT...LON 3939 9097 3945 9089 3938 9077 3923 9071
      3922 9081



$$



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