Flood Statement
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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Flood Advisory
National Weather Service St Louis MO
217 AM CST WED FEB 21 2018

Crawford MO-Iron MO-Ste. Genevieve MO-Reynolds MO-Madison MO-
Washington MO-St. Francois MO-
217 AM CST WED FEB 21 2018

The National Weather Service in St Louis has issued a

* Small Stream Flood Advisory for...
  Southern Crawford County in east central Missouri...
  Iron County in southeastern Missouri...
  Southern Ste. Genevieve County in southeastern Missouri...
  Reynolds County in southeastern Missouri...
  Madison County in southeastern Missouri...
  Southern Washington County in east central Missouri...
  St. Francois County in southeastern Missouri...

* Until 815 AM CST.

* At 215 AM CST, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain that will cause
  small stream flooding in the advisory area. Between one and three
  inches of rain has already fallen. Law enforcement has reported
  water over some roadways in Washington and Iron County in Missouri.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Farmington, Bonne Terre, Desloge, Fredericktown, Potosi, Bismarck,
  Ironton, Leadwood, Park Hills, Reynolds, Ellington, Pilot Knob,
  Iron Mountain Lake, Viburnum, Arcadia, Irondale, Annapolis,
  Junction City, Cobalt and Marquand.


Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

In hilly terrain there are hundreds of low water crossings which are
potentially dangerous in heavy rain. Do not attempt to cross flooded
roads. Find an alternate route.


LAT...LON 3705 9096 3710 9096 3710 9102 3726 9116
      3750 9121 3752 9131 3759 9131 3759 9116
      3769 9115 3770 9131 3779 9131 3779 9153
      3794 9153 3792 9013 3776 9004 3764 9015
      3731 9014 3732 9055 3727 9074 3705 9078



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