Flood Statement
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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WGUS83 KLSX 291609
FLSLSX
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
1109 AM CDT MON JUN 29 2015

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

  La Moine River at Ripley

.This flood warning is a result of recent rain...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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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ILC009-301609-
/O.EXT.KLSX.FL.W.0086.000000T0000Z-150704T1245Z/
/RIPI2.2.ER.150625T1145Z.150627T2215Z.150703T1245Z.NO/
1109 AM CDT MON JUN 29 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the La Moine River at Ripley
* At 10:45 AM Monday the stage was 26.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast:  The river will hold nearly steady through tomorrow then begin
  falling.
* Impact:  At 26.0 feet...Extensive pasture flooding downstream of the
  gauge along Highway 103 east of U.S. Highway 24.
* Impact:  At 24.5 feet...County Road 1600E (Levy Road) is closed just
  west of LaGrange Lock Road.
* Impact:  At 24.0 feet...Township road, downstream of the gage on the
  right bank, begins to flood.
* Impact:  At 23.0 feet...Moderate flooding begins.  Extensive
  cropland is flooded below the gauge near the LaGrange Lock Road
  bridge.
* Impact:  At 22.0 feet...FLOOD STAGE.  Farmland flooding and rural
  damages begin.
* Impact:  At 17.0 feet...Banks begin to overflow.


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                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     06/30  07/01  07/02  07/03  07/04

La Moine River
  Ripley          22.0   26.11      26.1   25.9   25.0   22.1   19.2


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LAT...LON 4013 9074 4013 9068 4000 9051 3996 9052
      3998 9064



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