Flood Statement
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
844 PM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

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

  Missouri River at Gasconade

  Missouri River near Chamois

.This Flood Warning is a result of several inches of rainfall which
fell across the basin over the past week...

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://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=lsx.

&&

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844 PM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Missouri River near Chamois
* until late Friday night.
* At  7:00 AM Thursday the stage was 17.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* The river is forecast to continue falling to below flood stage early
  Friday morning.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     05/06  05/07  05/08  05/09  05/10

Missouri River
  Chamois         17.0   17.10      16.6   15.2   13.2   11.3   11.7

&&

LAT...LON 3864 9198 3855 9192 3868 9164 3873 9164
      3871 9185

$$

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844 PM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Missouri River at Gasconade
* until Sunday evening.
* At  8:30 AM Monday the stage was 22.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to fall below flood stage late Saturday
  morning.
* Impact:  At 23.5 feet...The southern end of School House Road south
  of Rhineland begins flooding near this height.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     05/06  05/07  05/08  05/09  05/10

Missouri River
  Gasconade       22.0   22.50      23.8   22.2   19.7   17.0   16.6

&&

LAT...LON 3873 9164 3868 9164 3866 9156 3869 9150
      3872 9150

$$



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