Flood Warning
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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WGUS43 KLSX 292336
FLWLSX
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
636 PM CDT SAT APR 29 2017

...Forecast flooding changed from Minor to Moderate severity for the
following rivers in Missouri...

  North River at Palmyra

.This Flood Warning is a result of up to 2 inch of rainfall the
past 24 hours and 3 to 4 inches forecast in the next 24 hours...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Rainfall heavier than forecast 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://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=lsx.

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636 PM CDT SAT APR 29 2017

...Forecast flooding increased from Minor to Moderate severity...
The Flood Warning continues for
 The North River at Palmyra
* until Monday evening.
* At  5:30 PM Saturday the stage was 15.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to crest near 16.3 feet by after midnight
  tonight. The river is forecast to fall below flood stage tomorrow
  evening.
* Impact:  At 16.0 feet...Left bank begins to flood near the gage.
* Impact:  At 14.0 feet...Marion County Rd 341 north of Palmyra
  inundated. Significant agricultural land flooding...right bank.
* Impact:  At 13.5 feet...County Road 333, east of Palmyra, begins to
  flood.

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                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     04/30  05/01  05/02  05/03  05/04

North River
  Palmyra         13.0   15.01      14.9   11.4    7.5    5.6    5.0


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LAT...LON 3984 9150 3981 9150 3976 9170 3979 9170




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