Flood Statement
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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FLSLSX
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
1102 AM CDT SUN AUG 2 2015

...The flood warning is cancelled for the following rivers along the
Missouri Illinois border...

                         Mississippi River

                         ...at Chester


.This forecast is a result of less than a quarter inch of rain the
past 24 hours and less than a half inch forecast in the next 24
hours...

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

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ILC077-157-MOC157-186-021632-
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/CHSI2.2.ER.150608T1122Z.150703T0600Z.150802T1048Z.NO/
1102 AM CDT SUN AUG 2 2015

The Flood Warning is cancelled for
  the Mississippi River at Chester.
* At 10:30 AM Sunday the stage was 26.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 27.0 feet.
* The river fell below flood stage at  5:48 AM Sunday.
* The river is forecast to continue falling to below 26 feet by
  Monday afternoon.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     08/03  08/04  08/05  08/06  08/07

Mississippi River
  Chester         27.0   26.89      26.2   25.3   24.3   23.5   22.3

&&

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


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