Flood Statement
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
1101 AM CDT MON JUL 14 2014

...Flood warnings continue for points along the Mississippi River...


                The Mississippi River at

                  ...Quincy LD21
                  ...Alton LD26
                  ...Chester
                  ...Canton LD20
                  ...Quincy
                  ...Hannibal
                  ...Saverton LD22
                  ...Louisiana
                  ...Clarksville LD24
                  ...Winfield LD25
                  ...Grafton


.This Flood Warning is a result of previous heavy rainfall over the upper
Mississippi River basin...


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

The National Weather Service will continue to 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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1101 AM CDT MON JUL 14 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Canton Lock and Dam 20.
* At 10 AM Monday the stage was 19.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast: The river will fall to near 19.0 feet by tomorrow morning.
* Impact:  At 20.0 feet...Flood waters reach the top of the upper gates.
* Impact:  At 19.5 feet...In La Grange, Highway B begins to flood and
  is closed south of Route C.
* Impact:  At 19.4 feet...Water reaches the top of the lock wall,
  flooding the lock chamber.
* Impact:  At 19.3 feet...Drainage District begins to fill up.
* Impact:  At 18.7 feet...In La Grange, 2nd Street floods between
  Green St. and Lewis St.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     07/15  07/16  07/17  07/18  07/19

Mississippi River
  Canton LD20     14.0   19.69      19.0   18.3   17.6   16.9   16.3


&&


LAT...LON 4022 9154 4022 9142 4003 9140 4003 9153




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1101 AM CDT MON JUL 14 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Quincy.
* At 10:15 AM Monday the stage was 22.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast: The river will fall to near 22.4 feet by tomorrow morning.
* Impact:  At 23.0 feet...Old US Highway 61 begins to flood south of
  LaGrange, 8.5 miles upstream of Quincy.
* Impact:  At 22.1 feet...Bonansinga Drive at Bob Bangert Park begins
  to flood.  Also, the basement of the South Side Boat Club begins
  flooding near this height.
* Impact:  At 22.0 feet...Also at this height, several homes along
  Main Street in northern LaGrange become flooded.
* Impact:  At 21.9 feet...The lower floor of The Pier Restaurant
  begins flooding near this height.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     07/15  07/16  07/17  07/18  07/19

Mississippi River
  Quincy          17.0   22.90      22.4   21.5   20.6   20.0   19.4


&&


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




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1101 AM CDT MON JUL 14 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Quincy Lock and Dam 21.
* At 10 AM Monday the stage was 22.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast: The river will fall below flood stage by Tuesday morning.
* Impact:  At 21.9 feet...Near this level, the lock is closed to
  navigation.  This level will vary with circumstance.
* Impact:  At 17.0 feet...Flood Stage:  Minor flooding begins.
* Impact:  At 14.0 feet...Unprotected bottomlands flood.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     07/15  07/16  07/17  07/18  07/19

Mississippi River
  Quincy LD21     17.0   22.35      21.8   20.8   20.1   19.4   18.7


&&


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




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1101 AM CDT MON JUL 14 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Hannibal.
* At 10:15 AM Monday the stage was 23.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast: The river will fall to near 22.8 feet by tomorrow morning.
* Impact:  At 23.0 feet...Area south of Collier Street and along
  Sycamore Street outside the Hannibal flood wall floods.
* Impact:  At 22.5 feet...The Norfolk Southern Railroad tracks running
  east and west flood.
* Impact:  At 22.0 feet...BNSF tracks just south of Hannibal are flooded.


&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     07/15  07/16  07/17  07/18  07/19

Mississippi River
  Hannibal        16.0   23.33      22.8   22.0   21.3   20.5   19.8


&&


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




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1101 AM CDT MON JUL 14 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Saverton Lock and Dam 22.
* At 8 AM Monday the stage was 22.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast: The river will fall to near 22.1 feet by tomorrow morning.
* Impact:  At 21.4 feet...Near this level, the lock is closed to
  navigation.  This level will vary with circumstance.  Also, BNSF
  railroad tracks just south of Hannibal are flooded.


&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     07/15  07/16  07/17  07/18  07/19

Mississippi River
  Saverton LD22   16.0   22.63      22.1   21.4   20.6   19.8   19.1


&&


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



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1101 AM CDT MON JUL 14 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Louisiana.
* At 10:30 AM Monday the stage was 21.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast: The river will fall to near 21.5 feet by tomorrow morning.
* Impact:  At 21.7 feet...Floodgates are installed at the city sewage
  treatment facility.
* Impact:  At 21.5 feet...Water encroaches both shoulders of State
  Highway 79 about one half mile south of Louisiana at the Junction
  of county road D.  Also at this level low sections highway 79 in
  Louisiana are flooded.  Motorists are detoured onto side streets.
  A business at the SW corner of Highway 79 and Alabama begins flooding.
* Impact:  At 21.3 feet...Highway 79 near Alabama Street at Gladney`s
  car lot is closed.
* Impact:  At 21.0 feet...Highway 79 begins flooding near 3rd Street
  on the south side of Louisiana.
* Impact:  At 20.2 feet...Maryland Street at 4th Street and Illinois
  Street between Main and Highway 79 begin flooding.
* Impact:  At 20.0 feet...Highway 79 starts flooding at Delaware
  Street and Alabama Street.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     07/15  07/16  07/17  07/18  07/19

Mississippi River
  Louisiana       15.0   21.87      21.5   20.9   20.2   19.5   18.8


&&


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




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1101 AM CDT MON JUL 14 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Clarksville Lock and Dam 24.
* At 10:30 AM Monday the stage was 32.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast: The river will fall to near 32.4 feet by tomorrow morning.
* Impact:  At 33.0 feet...Clarksville city businesses from 1st Street
  to 3rd Street begin to flood.
* Impact:  At 32.8 feet...IL route 96 from near Mozier to County Road
  2 inundated and closed near this height.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     07/15  07/16  07/17  07/18  07/19

Mississippi River
  Clarksville LD  25.0   32.67      32.4   31.8   31.1   30.3   29.6


&&


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



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1101 AM CDT MON JUL 14 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Winfield Lock and Dam 25.
* At 10:30 AM Monday the stage was 33.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 26.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast: The river will fall to near 33.0 feet by tomorrow morning.
* Impact:  At 33.5 feet...Near this height, the office building and
  storage building of Kimaterials, a sand and gravel company on
  Highway 79 between Winfield and Old Monroe, begins flooding.
* Impact:  At 32.9 feet...Route N is closed from Highway 79 at
  Winfield to where state maintenance ends.
* Impact:  At 32.5 feet...Near this level, the Corps will close the
  lock to navigation.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     07/15  07/16  07/17  07/18  07/19

Mississippi River
  Winfield LD25   26.0   33.30      33.0   32.5   32.0   31.3   30.7


&&


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



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1101 AM CDT MON JUL 14 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Grafton.
* At 10:30 AM Monday the stage was 25.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast: The river will fall to near 24.6 feet by tomorrow morning.
* Impact:  At 25.5 feet...Brussels Ferry closes near this height.
  O`Jan`s Fish Stand in Grafton closes near this height.
* Impact:  At 25.2 feet...The intersection at Main Street and Canal
  Street begins flooding.
* Impact:  At 24.9 feet...Water reaches the intersection of Main St.
  and Edwards St.
* Impact:  At 24.7 feet...City of Grafton begins to detour traffic
  along Route 100 (Main Street) at Evans Street.  Also at this level
  the Catholic Church parking lot at Main & Evans begins flooding.
  This represents the lowest point on Main Street in Grafton.
* Impact:  At 24.0 feet...Roads within Chataqua and Elsah begin
  flooding near this height.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     07/15  07/16  07/17  07/18  07/19

Mississippi River
  Grafton         18.0   25.07      24.6   24.1   23.6   23.0   22.2


&&


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



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1101 AM CDT MON JUL 14 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Alton Lock and Dam 26.
* At 10:30 AM Monday the stage was 23.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast: The river will fall below flood stage by Saturday afternoon.
* Impact:  At 24.0 feet...Alta Villa Road off of Highway 94 north of
  West Alton is closed within a foot of this height.
* Impact: At 23.0 feet...Dresser Island Dr floods within a foot of this level.
* Impact:  At 21.0 feet...Minor flooding begins to occur at this level.
* Impact:  At 20.8 feet...Unprotected farm land begins to flood
* Impact:  At 18.0 feet...Near this height, Mel Price Lock and Dam
  will go to "open river" conditions, lifting all gates out of the river.


&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     07/15  07/16  07/17  07/18  07/19

Mississippi River
  Alton LD26      21.0   23.91      23.4   22.9   22.4   21.8   21.3


&&


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



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1101 AM CDT MON JUL 14 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Chester.
* At 10:30 AM Monday the stage was 31.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 27.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast: The river will fall below flood stage by Sunday morning.
* Impact:  At 28.0 feet...Unleveed islands near Chester and the prison
  farm floods.
* Impact:  At 27.0 feet...Flood Stage.  Unprotected farmland on right
  bank begins to flood.
* Impact:  At 25.0 feet...Degognia Fountain Bluff Levee gates are closed.


&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     07/15  07/16  07/17  07/18  07/19

Mississippi River
  Chester         27.0   31.47      30.9   30.0   29.0   28.2   27.5


&&


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



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