Flood Statement
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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FLSLSX
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
358 PM CDT WED JUL 1 2015

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


  Mississippi River at

    Quincy
    Quincy LD21
    Hannibal
    Saverton LD22
    Louisiana
    Clarksville LD24
    Winfield LD25
    Grafton
    Alton LD26
    St. Louis
    Chester

.This Flood Warning is a result of recent heavy rainfall and 0.5
to 1.5 inches forecast in the next 24 hours with the highest
amounts along and south Interstate 70...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Rainfall heavier than currently forecast could cause river levels
to rise higher than predicted.  The National Weather Service will
monitor this 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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358 PM CDT WED JUL 1 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Quincy
* until this evening.
* At 3:15 PM Wednesday the stage was 17.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Forecast: The river is forecast to fall to below flood stage
  late this afternoon.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     07/02  07/03  07/04  07/05  07/06

Mississippi River
  Quincy          17.0   17.17      16.4   15.7   15.3   15.0   14.6

&&

LAT...LON 4003 9153 4003 9140 3991 9140 3991 9152

$$

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358 PM CDT WED JUL 1 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Quincy LD21
* until this evening.
* At 12 PM Wednesday the stage was 17.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Forecast: The river is forecast to fall to below flood stage this
  afternoon.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     07/02  07/03  07/04  07/05  07/06

Mississippi River
  Quincy LD21     17.0   17.12      15.5   14.6   14.1   13.6   13.1

&&

LAT...LON 3991 9152 3991 9140 3983 9135 3983 9148

$$

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358 PM CDT WED JUL 1 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Hannibal
* until Sunday.
* At 3:15 PM Wednesday the stage was 18.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast: The river is forecast to fall below flood stage Saturday
  evening.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     07/02  07/03  07/04  07/05  07/06

Mississippi River
  Hannibal        16.0   18.79      18.1   17.3   16.4   15.7   15.2

&&

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

$$

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358 PM CDT WED JUL 1 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Saverton LD22
* until Friday evening.
* At 2 PM Wednesday the stage was 18.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast: The river is forecast to fall to below flood stage
  Friday afternoon.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     07/02  07/03  07/04  07/05  07/06

Mississippi River
  Saverton LD22   16.0   18.74      17.4   16.2   15.3   14.4   13.5

&&

LAT...LON 3967 9135 3974 9121 3970 9114 3952 9097 3945 9111

$$

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358 PM CDT WED JUL 1 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Louisiana
* until Monday morning.
* At 3 PM Wednesday the stage was 19.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast: The river is forecast to fall to below flood stage
  Sunday afternoon.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     07/02  07/03  07/04  07/05  07/06

Mississippi River
  Louisiana       15.0   19.29      18.5   17.6   16.6   15.5   14.5

&&

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

$$

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358 PM CDT WED JUL 1 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Clarksville LD24
* until Monday.
* At 3 PM Wednesday the stage was 30.5 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 Sunday
  night.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     07/02  07/03  07/04  07/05  07/06

Mississippi River
  Clarksville LD  25.0   30.52      29.6   28.4   27.3   26.0   24.7

&&

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

$$

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358 PM CDT WED JUL 1 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Winfield LD25
* until Wednesday July 8th.
* At 3 PM Wednesday the stage was 33.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 26.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast: The river is forecast to fall below flood stage by
  Tuesday night.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     07/02  07/03  07/04  07/05  07/06

Mississippi River
  Winfield LD25   26.0   33.14      32.2   31.1   30.1   29.1   28.0

&&

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

$$

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358 PM CDT WED JUL 1 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Grafton
* until further notice.
* At 3 PM Wednesday the stage was 29.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast: The river is forecast to fall to near 24 feet by Monday
  evening.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     07/02  07/03  07/04  07/05  07/06

Mississippi River
  Grafton         18.0   29.15      28.8   28.1   27.2   25.9   24.7

&&

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

$$

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358 PM CDT WED JUL 1 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Mel Price Lock & Dam
* until Thursday July 10th.
* At 3 PM Wednesday the stage was 32.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast: The river is forecast to fall below flood stage Wednesday
  night July 8th.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     07/02  07/03  07/04  07/05  07/06

Mississippi River
  Mel Price Lock  21.0   31.98      31.2   30.1   29.1   28.0   27.0

&&

LAT...LON 3891 9033 3895 9028 3883 9003 3881 9017 3886 9017

$$

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358 PM CDT WED JUL 1 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at St. Louis
* until Wednesday morning July 8th.
* At 3 PM Wednesday the stage was 38.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 30.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast: The river is forecast to fall below flood stage by Tuesday
  night.
* Impact: At 38.0 feet...The U.S. Coast Guard will consider closing
  the St. Louis harbor to navigation above this level.  Four more
  floodgates are closed at Prairie Avenue, Madison Avenue, Mullanphy
  Street, and the railroad bed near Lesparance Street.
* Impact: At 37.5 feet...Highway 61/67 south of Pevely begin flooding
  at the Joachim Creek bridge.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     07/02  07/03  07/04  07/05  07/06

Mississippi River
  St. Louis       30.0   38.00      37.4   36.1   35.8   35.6   34.5

&&

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

$$

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358 PM CDT WED JUL 1 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Chester
* until further notice.
* At 3 PM Wednesday the stage was 39.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 27.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast: The river is forecast to crest near 39.6 feet tomorrow
  and fall to near 35 feet by Tuesday night.
* Impact: At 39.0 feet...Railroad tracks in St. Mary, Missouri begin
  flooding.
* Impact: At 38.7 feet...Illinois State Highway 155 at Prairie du
  Rocher begins flooding near this height.
* Impact: At 38.5 feet...Illinois Route 3 at Rockwood and Missouri
  Highway J just west of Highway 61 between Ste. Genevieve and St.
  Marys begin flooding near this height.
* Impact: At 38.4 feet...At this level IL Route 3 at levee east of
  Cora inundated.
* Impact: At 38.1 feet...Near this level, Illinois Route 3 near the
  Mary`s River bridge is closed.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     07/02  07/03  07/04  07/05  07/06

Mississippi River
  Chester         27.0   39.34      39.6   39.5   38.9   38.4   37.8

&&

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

$$



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