Flood Statement
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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WGUS83 KLSX 171549
FLSLSX
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
1049 AM CDT WED SEP 17 2014

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


             The Mississippi River at
                ...Chester



       PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...


The National Weather Service will conitnue 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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ILC077-157-MOC157-186-181549-
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/CHSI2.1.ER.000000T0000Z.140916T1430Z.140918T0359Z.NO/
1049 AM CDT WED SEP 17 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Mississippi River at Chester.
* At 10:30 AM Wednesday the stage was 27.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 27.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast:  The river will fall below flood stage by tonight.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     09/18  09/19  09/20  09/21  09/22

Mississippi River
  Chester         27.0   27.43      26.7   25.5   24.4   23.1   21.8


&&


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



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