Flood Statement
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
954 PM CDT MON MAY 18 2015

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

  Missouri River near Chamois, Gasconade, and Hermann.

.This Flood Warning is a result of up to 4 inches of rainfall the
past 3 days and no additional rainfall 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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954 PM CDT MON MAY 18 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Missouri River near Chamois
* from late tonight to Sunday afternoon.
* At  7:00 AM Monday the stage was 12.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast:  The river will rise above flood stage by after midnight
  tomorrow and continue to rise to near 20.7 feet by early Wednesday
  morning. The river will fall below flood stage by Saturday 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     05/19  05/20  05/21  05/22  05/23

Missouri River
  Chamois         17.0   12.80      18.5   20.7   19.9   18.4   16.8


&&


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



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954 PM CDT MON MAY 18 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Missouri River at Gasconade
* until further notice.
* At  2:50 PM Monday the stage was 19.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast:  The river will rise above flood stage by tonight and
  continue to rise to near 26.5 feet by Wednesday early afternoon.
* Impact:  At 24.5 feet...Southern portions of Old Rock Road and
  Twisters Road south of Rhineland begin flooding near this height.
* Impact:  At 23.5 feet...The southern end of School House Road south
  of Rhineland begins flooding near this height.
* Impact:  At 22.4 feet...Gasconade Park boat ramp...BBQ grills...and
  parking area begins flooding near this height.
* Impact:  At 22.0 feet...Minor flooding of cropland begins.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     05/19  05/20  05/21  05/22  05/23

Missouri River
  Gasconade       22.0   19.90      23.7   26.4   26.1   24.7   23.0


&&


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



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954 PM CDT MON MAY 18 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Missouri River at Hermann
* from Tuesday morning to Saturday evening.
* At  9:30 PM Monday the stage was 18.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast:  The river will rise above flood stage by tomorrow
  morning and continue to rise to near 23.7 feet by Wednesday early
  afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage by Friday before
  midnight.
* Impact:  At 21.0 feet...Minor flooding of cropland begins...
  particularly just north of the Highway 19 bridge along the Loutre
  River.

&&
                   Fld   Latest              7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION           Stg  Obs Stg     05/19  05/20  05/21  05/22  05/23

Missouri River
  Hermann         21.0   18.87      20.8   23.6   23.3   22.0   20.6


&&


LAT...LON 3872 9150 3869 9150 3861 9123 3866 9119
      3875 9136



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