Flood Statement
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
914 PM CDT SUN SEP 14 2014

...The flood warning continues for the following river in
Missouri and Illinois...


  Mississippi River at

      Louisiana

      Clarksville Lock and Dam 24

      Winfield Lock and Dam 25

      Grafton

      Chester


.This Flood Warning is a result of heavy rainfall across northern
portions of the basin this past Tuesday night and early Wednesday...

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

&&

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914 PM CDT SUN SEP 14 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River at Louisiana
* Until tonight.
* At 8:30 PM Sunday the stage was 15.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Forecast:  The river is forecast to fall below flood stage around
  midnight tonight.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     09/15  09/16  09/17  09/18  09/19

Mississippi River
  Louisiana       15.0   15.22      14.7   14.2   13.8   13.5   13.2


&&


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




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914 PM CDT SUN SEP 14 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River at Clarksville Lock and Dam 24
* Until Monday afternoon.
* At 8:30 PM Sunday the stage was 26.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast:  The river is forecast to fall below flood stage Monday
  afternoon.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     09/15  09/16  09/17  09/18  09/19

Mississippi River
 Clarksville LD24 25.0   25.96      25.3   24.4   24.0   23.5   23.1


&&


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



$$

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914 PM CDT SUN SEP 14 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River at Winfield Lock and Dam 25
* Until Monday morning.
* At 8:30 PM Sunday the stage was 26.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 26.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast:  The river is forecast to fall below flood stage Monday
  morning.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     09/15  09/16  09/17  09/18  09/19

Mississippi River
  Winfield LD25   26.0   26.83      26.2   25.2   24.4   23.9   23.3


&&


LAT...LON 3922 9081 3923 9071 3888 9057 3881 9057
      3887 9074



$$

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914 PM CDT SUN SEP 14 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River at Grafton
* Until Wednesday evening.
* At 8:30 PM Sunday the stage was 19.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast:  The river recently crested near 20.0 feet late this
  afternoon and is forecast to fall back below flood stage Wednesday
  evening.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     09/15  09/16  09/17  09/18  09/19

Mississippi River
  Grafton         18.0   19.92      19.7   19.0   18.4   17.7   17.2


&&


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



$$

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914 PM CDT SUN SEP 14 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River at Chester
* Until Friday morning.
* At 8:30 PM Sunday the stage was 26.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 27.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast:  The river is forecast to rise above flood stage around 10
  PM tonight and crest near 29.3 feet Wednesday morning.
* Impact:  At 28.0 feet...Unleveed islands near Chester and the prison
  farm floods.
* Impact:  At 27.0 feet...Flood Stage.  Unprotected farmland on right
  bank begins to flood.


&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     09/15  09/16  09/17  09/18  09/19

Mississippi River
  Chester         27.0   26.92      28.0   29.0   29.3   28.8   27.3


&&


LAT...LON 3826 9043 3826 9030 3769 8935 3769 8959
      3787 9003



$$



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