Flood Statement
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
1157 AM CDT TUE JUL 8 2014

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


  Mississippi River at

      Canton Lock and Dam 20

      Quincy

      Quincy Lock and Dam 21

      Hannibal

      Saverton Lock and Dam 22

      Louisiana

      Clarksville Lock and Dam 24

      Winfield Lock and Dam 25

      Grafton

      Alton Lock and Dam 26

      St. Louis

      Chester


.This Flood Warning is a result of persistent heavy rainfall episodes
across northern portions of the basin over the past few weeks...

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

&&

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1157 AM CDT TUE JUL 8 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River at Canton Lock and Dam 20
* Until further notice.
* At 8:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 23.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast:  The river crested near 23.4 late last night and is forecast
  to fall slowly to near 22.4 feet Thursday morning.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     07/09  07/10  07/11  07/12  07/13

Mississippi River
  Canton LD20     14.0   23.40      22.9   22.4   21.8   21.1   20.3


&&


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




$$

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1157 AM CDT TUE JUL 8 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River at Quincy
* Until further notice.
* At 10:15 AM Tuesday the stage was 26.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast:  The river crested near 26.8 feet late last night and is
  forecast to fall slowly to near 26.2 feet Thursday morning.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     07/09  07/10  07/11  07/12  07/13

Mississippi River
  Quincy          17.0   26.72      26.6   26.2   25.6   25.0   24.1


&&


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




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1157 AM CDT TUE JUL 8 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River at Quincy Lock and Dam 21
* Until further notice.
* At 10:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 26.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast:  The river crested near 26.1 feet late lat night and is
  forecast to fall slowly to near 25.5 feet Thursday morning.


&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     07/09  07/10  07/11  07/12  07/13

Mississippi River
  Quincy LD21     17.0   26.11      25.9   25.5   24.9   24.1   23.2


&&


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




$$

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1157 AM CDT TUE JUL 8 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River at Hannibal
* Until further notice.
* At 10:15 AM Tuesday the stage was 26.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast:  The river is currently cresting near 26.7 feet and is
  forecast to fall slowly to near 26.1 feet Thursday morning.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     07/09  07/10  07/11  07/12  07/13

Mississippi River
  Hannibal        16.0   26.66      26.6   26.1   25.3   24.5   23.7


&&


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




$$

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1157 AM CDT TUE JUL 8 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River at Saverton Lock and Dam 22
* Until further notice.
* At 10:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 25.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast:  The river is currently cresting near 25.8 feet and is
  forecast to fall slowly to near 25.2 feet Thursday morning.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     07/09  07/10  07/11  07/12  07/13

Mississippi River
  Saverton LD22   16.0   25.77      25.7   25.2   24.4   23.6   22.8


&&


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



$$

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1157 AM CDT TUE JUL 8 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River at Louisiana
* Until further notice.
* At 11:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 24.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast:  The river is forecast to crest near 24.5 feet Wednesday
  morning.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     07/09  07/10  07/11  07/12  07/13

Mississippi River
  Louisiana       15.0   24.28      24.5   24.2   23.3   22.5   21.6


&&


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




$$

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1157 AM CDT TUE JUL 8 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River at Clarksville Lock and Dam 24
* Until further notice.
* At 11:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 34.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast:  The river is forecast to crest near 35.0 feet early Wednesday
  afternoon.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     07/09  07/10  07/11  07/12  07/13

Mississippi River
 Clarksville LD24 25.0   34.66      34.9   34.8   34.2   33.4   32.7


&&


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



$$

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1157 AM CDT TUE JUL 8 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River at Winfield Lock and Dam 25
* Until further notice.
* At 11:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 33.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 26.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast:  The river is forecast to crest near 34.8 feet
  Thursday morning.
* Impact:  At 34.2 feet...Route M is closed south of Elsberry from
  east of Highway 79 at the railroad tracks to where state
  maintenance ends.
* Impact:  At 34.0 feet...This is the level of the levee protection
  for Winfield.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     07/09  07/10  07/11  07/12  07/13

Mississippi River
  Winfield LD25   26.0   33.88      34.4   34.8   34.7   34.1   33.4


&&


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



$$

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1157 AM CDT TUE JUL 8 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River at Grafton
* Until further notice.
* At 11:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 24.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast:  The river is forecast to crest near 26.5 feet
  Friday evening.
* Impact:  At 26.5 feet...At this height the entrance to the Illinois
  Youth Center at Pere Marquette State Park becomes flooded, forcing
  the evacuation of those staying there.
* Impact:  At 26.4 feet...Residential flooding in Grafton occurs
* Impact:  At 26.0 feet...Water distribution system begins to flood so
  emergency measures begin.
* Impact:  At 25.6 feet...Car Wash at Main & Sycamore floods
* 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 closes Route 100 near 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.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     07/09  07/10  07/11  07/12  07/13

Mississippi River
  Grafton         18.0   24.31      25.0   25.7   26.3   26.5   26.1


&&


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



$$

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1157 AM CDT TUE JUL 8 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River at Alton Lock and Dam 26
* Until further notice.
* At 11:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 23.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast:  The river is forecast to crest near 26.3 feet
  early Saturday morning.
* Impact:  At 26.5 feet...Yachtview Drive begins flooding along the
  entrance to Harbor Point Yacht Club.
* Impact:  At 25.0 feet...Highway 94 and the east end of Harbor Point
  Road off of Highway 94 north of West Alton begin flooding.  Also,
  the access road to the Lincoln Shields area off Highway 67 just
  west of the Clark bridge begins flooding.
* Impact:  At 24.0 feet...Alta Villa Road off of Highway 94 north of
  West Alton is closed.
* Impact:  At 23.0 feet...Dresser Island Drive floods at this level.


&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     07/09  07/10  07/11  07/12  07/13

Mississippi River
  Alton LD26      21.0   22.95      23.9   25.0   25.9   26.3   26.0


&&


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



$$

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1157 AM CDT TUE JUL 8 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River at St. Louis
* From late Wednesday night until further notice.
* At 11:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 27.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 30.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast:  The river is forecast to rise above flood stage Thursday
  morning and crest near 32.5 feet Saturday evening.
* Impact:  At 32.0 feet...Flood panels at Carr Street and Poplar
  Street are installed.
* Impact:  At 31.9 feet...The entrance to the parking garage just
  north of Eads bridge begins flooding.
* Impact:  At 31.7 feet...Leonor K. Sullivan Bouelvard begins flooding
  at this level in front of the Arch.
* Impact:  At 30.0 feet...Floodwall at Lacledes Landing is closed.


&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     07/09  07/10  07/11  07/12  07/13

Mississippi River
  St. Louis       30.0   27.78      29.0   30.3   31.5   32.3   32.4


&&


LAT...LON 3881 9017 3883 9004 3826 9030 3826 9043
      3873 9024



$$

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1157 AM CDT TUE JUL 8 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River at Chester
* Until further notice.
* At 11:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 28.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 27.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast:  The river is forecast to continue rising to near 33.4 feet
  Sunday morning. Additional rises are likely thereafter.
* Impact:  At 33.5 feet...Water Street in Chester begins flooding.
* Impact:  At 32.5 feet...The Road at Fort Gage Farm begins flooding
  at Menard Correctional Center.
* Impact:  At 32.0 feet...In Perry County, Highway E is closed between
  County Road 322 and Levee Road (County Road 354).  Also, Highway A
  is closed between County Roads 448 and 460 in southern Perry
  County.


&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     07/09  07/10  07/11  07/12  07/13

Mississippi River
  Chester         27.0   28.65      29.2   30.3   31.4   32.4   33.4


&&


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



$$




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