Flood Statement
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
826 PM CDT MON MAY 2 2016

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

  Missouri River near Chamois

  Missouri River at Gasconade

.This Flood Warning is a result of several inches of rainfall which
fell across the basin over the past week...

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://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=lsx.

&&

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826 PM CDT MON MAY 2 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Missouri River near Chamois
* until Friday evening.
* At  7:00 AM Monday the stage was 16.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to rise above flood stage by early afternoon
  tomorrow and to crest near 17.1 feet by early Wednesday morning.
  The river will fall below flood stage by Thursday morning.
* Impact:  At 17.0 feet...Flood Stage:  Lower lying bottom land begins
  to flood.

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

Missouri River
  Chamois         17.0   16.50      16.7   17.1   17.0   16.1   15.1


&&


LAT...LON 3864 9198 3855 9192 3868 9164 3873 9164
      3871 9185



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826 PM CDT MON MAY 2 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Missouri River at Gasconade
* until Sunday morning.
* At  8:30 AM Monday the stage was 22.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river is forecast to crest near 23.9 feet by early Thursday
  morning, then fall below flood stage Friday before midnight.
* Impact:  At 23.5 feet...The southern end of School House Road south
  of Rhineland begins flooding near this height.

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

Missouri River
  Gasconade       22.0   22.50      22.6   23.7   23.9   22.9   21.6


&&


LAT...LON 3873 9164 3868 9164 3866 9156 3869 9150
      3872 9150



$$




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