Flood Statement
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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WGUS83 KLSX 282137
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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
437 PM CDT SAT MAY 28 2016

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


  Meramec River near

      Sullivan


.This Flood Warning is a result of 2-4 inches of rainfall across the
basin since Wednesday...


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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437 PM CDT SAT MAY 28 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Meramec River near Sullivan
* Until Sunday morning.
* At 4:00 PM Saturday the stage was 12.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river recently crested near 12.3 feet earlier this afternoon and is
  forecast to fall back below flood stage Sunday morning.


&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     05/29  05/30  05/31  06/01  06/02

Meramec River
  Sullivan        11.0   12.04      11.3    8.7    7.3    6.5    6.0


&&


LAT...LON 3800 9120 3806 9125 3829 9109 3840 9090
      3837 9082



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