Flood Statement
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service St Louis MO
913 PM CDT Thu Jul 27 2017

...The flood warning is cancelled for the following rivers in
Illinois...Missouri...

  Mississippi River at Canton LD20

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

  Mississippi River at Hannibal

  Mississippi River at Louisiana

  Mississippi River at Clarksville LD24

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Rainfall heavier than forecast 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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913 PM CDT Thu Jul 27 2017

The Flood Warning is cancelled for
  the Mississippi River at Canton LD20.
* At  6:00 PM Thursday the stage was 13.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* The river is forecast to crest below flood stage at  feet tomorrow
  evening.
* Impact:  At 14.0 feet...Both banks begin to overflow.  Minor damages
  begin.
* Impact:  At 9.0 feet...Above 8.7 to 9.2 feet, the Corps will raise
  the gates out of the water, allowing for "open river" conditions.
  This corresponds to a discharge of approximately 110,000 cfs.


&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     07/28  07/29  07/30  07/31  08/01

Mississippi River
  Canton LD20     14.0   13.33      13.6   13.7   13.2   12.5   11.8


&&


LAT...LON 4022 9154 4022 9142 4003 9140 4003 9153




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913 PM CDT Thu Jul 27 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Hannibal
* from late tonight to Monday afternoon.
* At  8:15 PM Thursday the stage was 15.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to rise above flood stage by after midnight
  tonight and to crest near 16.3 feet by early Saturday morning. The
  river is forecast to fall below flood stage by Sunday afternoon.
* 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     07/28  07/29  07/30  07/31  08/01

Mississippi River
  Hannibal        16.0   15.83      16.1   16.3   16.2   15.6   15.1


&&


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




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913 PM CDT Thu Jul 27 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Louisiana
* from late tonight to late Monday night.
* At  9:00 PM Thursday the stage was 14.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to rise above flood stage by early tomorrow
  and to crest near 15.6 feet by Saturday morning. The river is
  forecast to fall below flood stage by Monday morning.
* Impact:  At 15.0 feet...Damage begins in unprotected areas.
* Impact:  At 12.2 feet...For barge navigation, the Corps will attempt
  to keep the river at or below this level.  Year-round target levels
  are between 11.5 and 12.2 feet.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     07/28  07/29  07/30  07/31  08/01

Mississippi River
  Louisiana       15.0   14.63      15.1   15.6   15.4   14.9   14.3


&&


LAT...LON 3945 9111 3952 9097 3945 9089 3939 9097




$$

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913 PM CDT Thu Jul 27 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Clarksville LD24
* until Tuesday afternoon.
* At  9:00 PM Thursday the stage was 24.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to rise above flood stage by tonight and
  crest near 26.0 feet by Saturday morning.The river will fall below
  flood stage by Monday early afternoon.
* 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.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     07/28  07/29  07/30  07/31  08/01

Mississippi River
  Clarksville LD  25.0   24.93      25.3   26.0   25.9   25.2   24.3


&&


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



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