Flood Warning
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
1121 AM CDT THU SEP 29 2016

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


  Mississippi River at

      Grafton


.This Flood Warning is a result of heavy rainfall last week across
upstream portions of the basin...


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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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1121 AM CDT THU SEP 29 2016

The National Weather Service in St. Louis has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Mississippi River at Grafton
* From Sunday afternoon until further notice.
* At 11:00 AM Thursday the stage was 16.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to rise above flood stage Sunday afternoon and
  crest near 19.9 feet Wednesday morning.
* Impact:  At 18.0 feet...Flood Stage.  Right bank begins to
  overflow...flooding farmland.

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                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     09/30  10/01  10/02  10/03  10/04

Mississippi River
  Grafton         18.0   16.61      16.9   17.3   17.8   18.7   19.5


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LAT...LON 3881 9057 3888 9057 3899 9046 3895 9028
      3882 9048



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