Flood Warning
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
1116 AM CDT SAT MAY 30 2015

...The National Weather Service in St. Louis has issued a Flood
Warning for the following river in Illinois and Missouri...

  Mississippi River at Chester affecting Jackson...Randolph...Perry
  and Ste. Genevieve Counties

.This flood warning is a result of increased flows from the Missouri river and
heavy rainfall overnight...

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://www.crh.noaa.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=lsx.

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1116 AM CDT SAT MAY 30 2015

The National Weather Service in St. Louis has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  the Mississippi River at Chester
* from Sunday morning through Thursday.
* At 11:00 AM Saturday the stage was 25.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 27.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast:  Rise above flood stage tomorrow morning and crest near
  30.1 feet early Tuesday afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage
  Thursday evening.
* Impact:  At 28.0 feet...Unleveed islands near Chester and the prison
  farm floods.
* Impact:  At 27.0 feet...Flood Stage.  Unprotected farmland on right
  bank begins to flood.
* Impact:  At 25.0 feet...Degognia Fountain Bluff Levee gates are
  closed.

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                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     05/31  06/01  06/02  06/03  06/04

Mississippi River
  Chester         27.0   25.94      26.9   28.8   30.0   29.8   28.1


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



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