Flood Statement
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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WGUS83 KLSX 061611
FLSLSX
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
1111 AM CDT FRI MAY 6 2016

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Missouri...

  Missouri River at Gasconade

.This Flood Warning is a result of several inches of rainfall which
fell across the basin over the past week...

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

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1111 AM CDT FRI MAY 6 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Missouri River at Gasconade
* until late Saturday night.
* At 10:48 AM Friday the stage was 22.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to continue falling to below flood stage by
  late this afternoon.
* Impact:  At 22.4 feet...Gasconade Park boat ramp...BBQ grills...and
  parking area begins flooding near this height.
* Impact:  At 22.0 feet...Minor flooding of cropland begins.

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                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     05/07  05/08  05/09  05/10  05/11

Missouri River
  Gasconade       22.0   22.30      20.8   18.6   15.9   15.3   15.0


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LAT...LON 3873 9164 3868 9164 3866 9156 3869 9150
      3872 9150



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