Flood Warning
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
1107 PM CDT SAT AUG 22 2015

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STE. GENEVIEVE MO-ST. FRANCOIS MO-
1107 PM CDT SAT AUG 22 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ST LOUIS  HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  CENTRAL STE. GENEVIEVE COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN MISSOURI...
  WESTERN ST. FRANCOIS COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN MISSOURI...

* UNTIL 1100 AM CDT SUNDAY

* AT 1057 PM CDT...LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT REPORTED THAT SEVERAL ROADS
  WERE FLOODED IN WARNED AREA INCLUDING MISPLAY ROAD NEAR BLOOMSDALE
  AND MARVIN CHAPEL ROAD NEAR BONNE TERRE.  THIS FLOODING IS THE
  RESULT OF 2 TO 4 INCHES OF RAIN ON SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  BONNE TERRE...DESLOGE...BLOOMSDALE...ROCKY
  RIDGE...LEADINGTON...DOE RUN AND FRENCH VILLAGE.

THIS WARNING ALSO INCLUDES... ST. JOE STATE PARK...ST. FRANCOIS
STATE PARK... FELIX VALLE HOUSE STATE PARK...AND MISSOURI MINES
HISTORIC SITE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. IF FLOODING IS OBSERVED ACT QUICKLY. MOVE UP TO
HIGHER GROUND TO ESCAPE FLOOD WATERS. DO NOT STAY IN AREAS SUBJECT TO
FLOODING WHEN WATER BEGINS RISING.

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

TO REPORT FLOODING...HAVE THE NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY RELAY
YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST OFFICE.

&&

LAT...LON 3801 9056 3804 9041 3809 9033 3809 9029
      3812 9025 3813 9025 3809 9021 3807 9017
      3807 9016 3806 9013 3804 9013 3802 9010
      3801 9006 3796 9000 3769 9056

$$

BRITT



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