Flood Warning
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
1232 PM CDT MON JUL 7 2014

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


  Mississippi River at

      St. Louis


.This Flood Warning is a result of persistent episodes of heavy rainfall
across upstream portions of the basin in addition to one to two plus
inches of rain forecast through Tuesday morning...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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1232 PM CDT MON JUL 7 2014

The National Weather Service in St. Louis has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Mississippi River at St. Louis
* From Thursday morning until further notice.
* At 12:00 PM Monday the stage was 27.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 30.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast:  The river is forecast to rise above flood stage late Thursday
  morning and continue rising to near 31.7 feet Saturday morning.
  Additional rises are possible thereafter.
* Impact:  At 32.0 feet...Flood panels at Carr Street and Poplar
  Street are installed.
* Impact:  At 31.9 feet...The entrance to the parking garage just
  north of Eads bridge begins flooding.
* Impact:  At 31.7 feet...Leonor K. Sullivan Bouelvard begins flooding
  at this level in front of the Arch.
* Impact:  At 30.0 feet...Floodwall at Lacledes Landing is closed.


&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     07/08  07/09  07/10  07/11  07/12

Mississippi River
  St. Louis       30.0   27.16      27.8   28.8   29.9   30.9   31.7


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LAT...LON 3881 9017 3883 9004 3826 9030 3826 9043
      3873 9024



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