Flood Statement
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
846 PM CDT SAT APR 22 2017

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

  Mississippi River at Hannibal

  Mississippi River at Clarksville LD24

  Mississippi River at Grafton

.This Flood Warning is a result of rainfall that fell over the basin
last week...

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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/HNNM7.1.ER.170422T1245Z.170422T1930Z.170425T0600Z.NO/
846 PM CDT SAT APR 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Hannibal
* until late Tuesday night.
* At  8:15 PM Saturday the stage was 16.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* The river is forecast to continue falling to below flood stage by
  early Tuesday morning.
* 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     04/23  04/24  04/25  04/26  04/27

Mississippi River
  Hannibal        16.0   16.00      16.0   15.9   15.9   15.9   15.8


&&


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




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ILC013-MOC163-240146-
/O.EXT.KLSX.FL.W.0034.000000T0000Z-170430T1200Z/
/CLKM7.1.ER.170421T1530Z.170423T0000Z.170429T1200Z.NO/
846 PM CDT SAT APR 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Clarksville LD24
* until Sunday April 30.
* At  8:30 PM Saturday the stage was 25.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to continue falling to below flood stage by
  Saturday morning.
* 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.
* Impact:  At 23.5 feet...Flooding begins in unprotected areas.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     04/23  04/24  04/25  04/26  04/27

Mississippi River
  Clarksville LD  25.0   25.20      25.1   25.0   25.0   25.0   25.0


&&


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



$$

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/O.EXT.KLSX.FL.W.0035.000000T0000Z-170430T0000Z/
/GRFI2.1.ER.170421T2055Z.170424T0000Z.170429T0000Z.NO/
846 PM CDT SAT APR 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Grafton
* until Saturday April 29.
* At  8:30 PM Saturday the stage was 18.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to crest near 18.2 feet by tomorrow evening,
  then fall below flood stage Friday evening.
* Impact:  At 18.0 feet...Flood Stage.  Right bank begins to
  overflow...flooding farmland.
* Impact:  At 16.2 feet...For navigational purposes through Alton Lock
  and Dam control, the Corps will not allow the river to exceed this
  level, if at all possible.  Above this level, water inundates land
  not owned by the USACE.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     04/23  04/24  04/25  04/26  04/27

Mississippi River
  Grafton         18.0   18.08      18.2   18.2   18.1   18.0   18.0


&&


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



$$




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